Sec. 27-128.  Height and area regulations - District R-T.

 

(a)  In District R-T, unless otherwise specified, the maximum height and minimum lot requirements shall be as follows:

 

  Max
Height
Front
Yard
Side
Yard
Rear
Yard
Lot
Width
Lot
Area
Tiny House Park Permitted Uses 35' 10' 5'
See (1) below for additional
Requirements
5 20' 1,200 sq. ft.
Tiny House Subdivision Permitted Uses 35' 10' 5'
See (1) below for additional
requirements
10' 20' 1,200 sq. ft.
Other Permitted Uses 35' 15' 7'
See (1) below for additional
Requirements
15 25' 1,500 sq. ft.
Conditional Uses 35' 15' 7'
See (1) below for additional
requirements
15 25' 1,500 sq. ft.

(1)   Buildings on corner lots shall provide a side yard on the street side of not less than ten (10) feet.

 

 

(b)  Each tiny house shall have a minimum width of eight (8) feet and the maximum size, total of all floors and lofts, of a dwelling shall be six hundred and forty-nine (649) square feet of living floor area.

 

(c)  Building materials. Tiny houses can be constructed from any material, including metal if a material of non-exposed fastener seamless metal, provided that the construction meets the currently adopted and amended International Residential Code standards and has the finished appearance of a residence.

 

(d)  Accessory buildings and structures shall comply with the requirements of Sec. 27-287.  The total square footage of floor area for accessory buildings, including detached garages, shall not exceed two hundred and forty (240) square feet per dwelling unit.

 

(e) Building Construction. Tiny houses shall be constructed using the currently adopted and amended standard International Residential Code or the International Residential Code Appendix Q, whichever is applicable per the square footage of the building.

 

Source:  Ord. No. 5799, 8, 9-6-22;