§ 1425-37. Surfacing, Drainage and Grade of Parking and Loading Facilities  


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  • Parking and loading facilities must comply with the following standards:

    (a) Maximum Slope. The maximum slope of any required maneuvering aisle, parking space or loading space is ten percent and the maximum slope of any required driveway is 15 percent.

    (b) Surfacing. Parking areas, maneuvering aisles and loading spaces must be paved with asphalt, concrete, interlocking masonry pavers or surfaced with open honeycomb paving blocks which allow grass or ground cover to grow, except as otherwise authorized by the Director of Buildings and Inspections.

    (c) Drainage. All paved parking areas, access drives and loading spaces must have satisfactory disposal of surface waters by grading and drainage subject to approval by the Metropolitan Sewer District.

    (d) Maintenance. Parking areas, maneuvering aisles and loading spaces must be maintained in good condition, free from broken asphalt, concrete, potholes and weeds and in a state of equivalent quality to that which was approved or required by the City.

(Ordained by Ord. No. 15-2004, eff. Feb. 13, 2004; a. Ord. No. 250-2005, eff. July 21, 2005)