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904.02. - Lnc, Local Neighborhood Commercial District.

904.02.A   Purpose

The LNC, Local Neighborhood Commercial District is intended to:

1.  Maintain the small scale and rich diversity of neighborhood-serving commercial districts;

2.  Promote and enhance the quality of life in adjacent residential areas; and

3.  Reduce the adverse impacts that are sometimes associated with commercial uses in order to promote compatibility with residential development.

904.02.B   Use Regulations

904.02.B.1   Primary Uses

Primary uses shall be allowed in the LNC District in accordance with the Use Table of

Sec. 911.02


904.02.B.2   Accessory Uses

Accessory uses shall be permitted in the LNC District in accordance with the Accessory Use regulations of Chapter 912. In addition, accessory uses in the LNC District shall not exceed twenty-five (25) percent of the gross floor area of the primary use.

904.02.C   Site Development Standards

Sites in the LNC District shall be developed in accordance with the following site development standards, provided that:

1.  The Residential Compatibility Standards of Chapter 916 shall impose additional height and setback standards on new High-Density and Very High-Density Residential and nonresidential development located near Residential and H Districts;

2.  The Environmental Performance Standards of Chapter 915 shall impose additional restrictions on site development; and

3.  New development shall be allowed to use Contextual Setbacks and Contextual Building Heights in accordance with the provisions of

Sec. 925.06


Sec. 925.07


Article VI and Chapter 925 contain a complete description of site development standards and a listing of exemptions to various standards.

Site Development Standard

LNC District

Minimum Lot Size


Maximum Floor Area Ratio


Maximum Lot Coverage


Minimum Front Setback

none required

Minimum Rear Setback

when not adjacent to a way

when adjacent to a way

20 ft.

none required

Minimum Exterior Sideyard Setback

none required

Minimum Interior Sideyard Setback

none required

Maximum Height

45 ft. (not to exceed 3 stories)

904.02.D   Site Plan Review

904.02.D.1   General

The following shall require Site Plan Review and approval in accordance with the Site Plan Review procedures of

Section 922.04


(a)  Any new construction, building addition or enlargement or exterior renovation of an existing structure on a lot that has an area of two thousand four hundred (2,400) square feet or more;

(b)  Any off street parking area that includes more than ten (10) parking spaces or more than two thousand five hundred (2,500) square feet of surface area; or

904.02.D.2   Standards

Any project requiring Site Plan Review in the LNC district shall be subject to the Site Plan Review Criteria of

Section 922.04.E


(Ord. 45-2003, § 3, eff. 12-31-03)

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