Chapter 11.16 : M-1 Commercial-Light Manufacturing District


11.16.010 Intent
11.16.020 Permitted Uses
11.16.030 Lot Area and Width
11.16.040 Lot Coverage
11.16.050 Yards
11.16.060 Off-Street Parking
11.16.070 Off-Street Loading
11.16.080 Permitted Conditional Uses

11.16.010 Intent. The intent of this district is to provide for the community's needs for wholesale trade, storage and warehousing, trucking and transportation terminals, light manufacturing and similar activities. District should be oriented to major transportation facilities, yet arranged to minimize adverse effects on residential development; therefore, some type of screening may be necessary. Residences shall not be permitted in this district.

11.16.010 Permitted Uses.

1). Accessory uses
2). Automobile body shops
3). Building materials sales
4). Building contractors establishments
5). Cabinet shops
6). Conditional uses as provided in Section 11.15.090 of this ordinance and subject to conditions and requirements prescribed.
7). Enclosed Warehousing
8). Flour and Feed mills
9). Food processing plants
10). Gasoline service stations
11). Grain elevators
12). Grain houses
13). Implement sales
14). Machine shops
15). Manufacturing of light consumer goods, i.e., electronic equipment, appliances, furniture, beverages
16). Open Space
17). Outside storage if accessory to permitted use and if screened from the street
18). Paint shops
19). Printing shops
20). Professional and business offices
21). Public Buildings and uses
22). Repair and service establishments for light consumer goods, i.e., automobiles, appliances and furniture
23). Signs
24). Sign shops
25). Temporary buildings for and during construction only
26). Truck and rail terminal facilities
27). Truck service and refueling facilities
28). Truck washing facilities
28). Vehicle and boat sales
30). Veterinary clinics-small animal hospitals

11.16.030 Lot Area and Width. Lot area for this district shall not be less than 7,500 square feet and no lot width shall be less than 75 feet.

11.16.040 Lot Coverage. The entire lot, exclusive of required yards and parking, may be occupied by the principal and accessory buildings.

11.16.050 Yards. Every lot shall have the following minimum yard:

Front Yard 20 feet
Rear Yard none*
Side Yard none*

*When a lot is adjacent or faces upon another district, the yards shall meet the requirements of the adjoining district on that side. When a lot abuts a street or alley on either side or the rear, a yard of at least 15 feet shall be provided on the street or alley side.

11.16.070 Off-Street Parking. Off-street parking shall be provided in accordance with the requirements of Chapter 11.24 of this code.

11.16.080 Off-Street Loading. Off-street loading shall be provided in accordance with the requirements of Chapter 11.25 of this code.

11.16.090 Permitted Conditional Uses
. The following uses may be permitted as conditional uses in the M-1 Commercial-Light Manufacturing District:

1). Adult Bookstores

(a). Not to be located within 300 feet of the following uses:

1. Churches
2. Schools, public or private
3. Residential Uses
4. Establishments which sell alcohol for consumption on site.

2). Open storage (if screened)
3). One Residence for owner or caretaker
4). Retail Establishments
5). Kennels, Dog
6). Car Washes (Ord. 98-3)
7). Towers for wireless communications (see Chapter 11.20.040)