Chapter 25 ZONING ORDINANCE.
Article 25. Exceptions and Modifications.
Sec. 25-25-30. Projections into required yards.
Certain architectural features may project into required yards and courts
(1) Canopies, chimneys, cornices, eaves, rain gutters, and other
architectural features supported from the structure may project twenty-four
inches into a required yard or court.
(2) Balconies, fire escapes,
handicapped ramps and outside stairways projecting into a required yard or court
may be permitted by the zoning administrator when located so as to not obstruct
the light and ventilation.
(3) Patios covers, sunshades, and similar
structures attached to the main building, which are not enclosed on the sides
except for required roof supports, may utilize up to twenty of the required rear
yard area but may be no closer than ten feet to the rear property line. (Amended
during the March 2009 supplement.)