Sec. 27-309.  Tree plantings.

 

One tree of an approved species, as set forth in Sec. 27-311 of this Code, having a minimum caliper size of two inches shall be planted and maintained for each 500 square feet of required landscaped area for each of the following contexts:

 

(1)       In any landscaped area for office and commercial uses only required by the minimum depth requirements, the bufferyard requirements, or the parking lot interior landscaping requirements;

 

(2)       In any landscaped area for all uses within a B-P District required by the minimum depth requirements, the bufferyard requirements, or the parking lot interior landscaping requirements;

 

(3)       In any landscaped area required by the minimum depth requirements and the bufferyard requirements for industrial uses; and

 

(4)       In any landscaped area required by the minimum depth requirements, the bufferyard requirements, or the parking lot interior landscaping requirements for townhouses without individual dwelling unit lot lines, multi-family uses and tiny house (R-T) district developments.

 

Existing trees approved for preservation shall be counted toward satisfaction of this requirement. 

 

Source:  Ord. No. 4603, 1, 9-16-02; Ord. No. 5655, 1, 4-6-2020; Ord. No. 5799, 12, 9-6-22;