Sec. 25-21-40. Fences.

(a) Interior and Corner Lots. Fences or walls at or under three feet six inches in height may be placed along the front yard property line or within the front yard setback area.
(b) Interior Lots. Fences or walls at or under eight feet in height may be placed within the rear yard or interior side yard setback areas.
(c) Corner Lots. Fences and walls greater than three feet six inches in height up to a maximum of eight feet in height shall maintain a minimum setback of ten feet from the street side property line. Fences and walls three feet six inches in height or less may be located within ten feet of the street side property line of corner lots.
(d) General. All fences over six feet require a building permit.
(e) Swimming Pool Fences.
(1) The swimming pool, or the entire property in which it is located, shall be so walled or fenced as to prevent uncontrolled access by children from the street or adjacent properties; and where located less then thirty feet from any property line shall be screened by a fence or wall not less than six feet in height on the side facing such property line. Said fence or wall shall be constructed so that no object four inches in diameter can pass through.
(2) The fences surrounding these pools shall be equipped with a self-closing and self-latching gate. The latch to be at least four feet above ground level. (Amended during the March 2009 supplement.)