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Every part of every required yard shall be open and unobstructed by any use or structure except as follows:
A. Sills, pilasters and chimneys may project not over eighteen inches (18") into the required yard.
B. Cornices, eaves and gutters may project not over thirty six inches (36") into the required yard.
C. Outside stairways (open or canopied), fire escapes and balconies may project not over five feet (5') into the required yard.
D. Unenclosed porches, decks, terraces, spas or pools without roofs may project not over three feet (3') into the required front and side yards, and not over one-half (1/2) the distance of the required rear yard.
E. Porte-cocheres, canopies and marquees may project not over five feet (5') into the required front yard.
F. Mechanical equipment (including, but not limited to, HVAC units, venting systems, etc.) may be located in the required yard of commercial uses with proper screening. (Ord. 317, Series of 2002)