§ 1447-05. Nonconforming Structures  


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  • A nonconforming structure may not be moved, expanded or altered, except in the manner provided in this section or unless required by law.

    (a) Repair, Maintenance, Alterations and Expansion. A nonconforming structure may be repaired, maintained, altered or enlarged; provided, however, that no such repair, maintenance, alteration or expansion shall either create any new nonconformity or increase the degree of the existing nonconformity of all or any part of such structure without having first obtained a variance pursuant to Chapter 1445.

    (b) Moving. A nonconforming structure, including nonconforming signs, may not be moved, in whole or in part, for any distance whatsoever, to any other location on the same lot or to any other lot unless the entire structure conforms to the regulations of the zoning district in which it is located after being moved.

(Ordained by Ord. No. 15-2004, eff. Feb. 13, 2004; a. Ord. No. 259-2005, eff. July 21, 2005; a. Ord. No. 003-2009, § 1, eff. Feb. 14, 2009)