§ 1425-29. Parking Lot Landscaping  

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  • One tree, two inches or more in caliper, must be planted for every ten parking spaces.

    (a) Perimeter Landscaping. Parking lots must provide a perimeter landscape area of at least three feet in width.

    (b) Ground Cover. Ground cover must be installed appropriate to the surface conditions of the area. Grass is the default landscaping material.

    (c) Lighting and Walkways. Lighting fixtures and walkways are permitted within all islands and perimeter areas.

    (d) Maintenance. All required planting must be permanently maintained in good growing condition and replaced with new plant materials when necessary to ensure continued compliance with applicable landscaping requirements.

(Ordained by Ord. No. 15-2004, eff. Feb. 13, 2004)