Sec. 27-46.  Open storage.


The use of a lot of record for storage purposes or advertisement signs, and which contains no buildings, and which use for storage or signs is not permitted by this chapter or by an amendment thereto, shall be discontinued within one (1) year of the effective date of this chapter or any amendment thereto.


Where land within any residential zoning district contains no main buildings as distinguished from accessory buildings and fences, and where said land was used solely for open storage at the time of the effective date of an amendment to this chapter, use of such land for open storage shall be discontinued within two (2) years.


Where land is used for a nonconforming or nonstandard use and where such land contains a main building or structure in addition to open storage, said open storage shall be brought into conformance with the area, front yard, side yard, rear yard, height, unobstructed open space, and parking requirements for the district in which it is located within a period of one (1) year from the effective date of an amendment to this chapter. 


Source:  Ord. No. 4603, 1, 9-16-02