Chapter 11.33 : BP-Business Park

Sections:

11.33.010 Intent
11.33.020 Permitted Uses
11.33.030 Lot Area & Width
11.33.040 Lot Coverage & Floor Area
11.33.050 Yards
11.33.060 Building Height
11.33.070 Off-Street Parking
11.33.080 Off-Street Loading
11.33.090 Permitted Conditional Uses

11.33.010 Intent. The intent of the Business Park District is to provide for high quality settings and for facilities for the development of a wide range of compatible employment opportunities. These areas should be developed so as to recognize the impact on surrounding or adjacent development and contribute to the overall image of the community. Compatibility with adjacent land uses and zoning is required.

11.33.020 Permitted Uses.

Administrative and research facilities
Laboratories, research and diagnostic
Manufacturing, light and completely indoors
Pilot plants
Professional and business offices
Prototype development
Medical clinics
Hospitals
Technology research establishments
Temporary buildings, for and during construction only
Essential services (sewage lift stations, water, pumping stations, etc.)


11.33.030 Lot Area and Width. Lot area for any use in this district shall not be less than one acre. No lot width shall be less than one hundred fifty feet.

11.33.040 Lot Coverage and Floor Area. Not more than sixty percent of the total lot area shall be occupied by impervious surfaces. The remaining forty percent shall be landscaped to assure compatibility with adjacent properties and uses.

11.33.050 Yards.

Every lot in this district shall have the following minimum yards:

Front Yard 35 Feet*
Rear Yard 25 Feet*
Side Yard 25 Feet*

*All yards fronting on public or private street shall be a minimum of 35 feet. Front, rear and side yard requirements shall be increased three feet for each additional 5,000 square feet over total gross floor area of 25,000 square feet, up to a maximum requirement of 40 feet for rear and side yards and 50 feet for front yards.

11.33.060 Building Height. The maximum building in this district shall be 32 feet on structures with flat roofs or roof pitch of 3/12 or less. The maximum building height shall be 38 feet for structures with roof pitch greater than 3/12.

**updated by Ord 96-13**

11.33.070 Off Street Parking. Off-street parking for nonresidential uses shall be provided as specified in Chapter 11.24 of this code.

11.33.080 Off Street Loading. One off-Street Loading berth, as specified in Chapter 11.25 of this code, shall be required for each nonresidential building over 10,000 square feet of floor area.

11.33.090 Permitted Conditional Uses.

Banks and financial institutions
Trade schools
Day care centers
Health and exercise establishments
Any use approved as part of a planned unit development subject to the provisions of Chapter 11.31 of this code.
Churches **amended by ORD 2002-2**