Chapter 17.42
T OR TRANSITIONAL DISTRICT*

Sections:

17.42.010    Generally.

17.42.020    Permitted uses.

17.42.030    Conditional uses.

17.42.040    Height.

17.42.050    Site area.

17.42.060    Site width.

17.42.070    Site coverage.

17.42.080    Front yard.

17.42.090    Rear yard.

17.42.100    Special yards.

*    Prior ordinance history: Ords. 77-10 and 83-11.

17.42.010 Generally.

A.    The transitional district shall be considered as a holding district until more detailed land use studies can be made and more precise zoning adopted for the area covered by said transitional district.

B.    The regulations of this chapter shall apply in all T districts and shall be subject to the provisions of Chapter 17.06. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)

17.42.020 Permitted uses.

Uses permitted in the T districts shall be as follows:

A.    One-family dwellings;

B.    All agricultural uses including crop and tree farming, livestock farming and animal husbandry;

C.    Rooming and boarding of not over two persons;

D.    Nameplates not over two square feet, appurtenant to any permitted use, not to be illuminated;

E.    Accessory buildings and accessory uses including barns, stables, and other farm outbuildings, quarters for farm labor and/or servants employed on the premises. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)

17.42.030 Conditional uses.

Uses permitted, subject to first securing a use permit in each case, in the T districts shall be as follows:

A.    One noncommercial guest house (see Section 17.06.040);

B.    Frog farms;

C.    Commercial hog and turkey raising;

D.    Cattle feed yards;

E.    Fertilizer plants or yards;

F.    Animal sales yards;

G.    Dairies;

H.    Agricultural processing plants;

I.    Storage, rental and sales of irrigation equipment;

J.    Stands for sale of agricultural products grown on the premises;

K.    Airports, heliports or landing strips for aircraft;

L.    Art galleries;

M.    Tract offices;

N.    Country clubs;

O.    Golf courses with standard length fairways;

P.    Practice fairway golf course; provided, that the use is established on a minimum of ten acres of property usable for said purpose;

Q.    Kennels for dogs or cats;

R.    Public or quasi-public uses, including churches, firehouses, parks and playgrounds, schools (public and parochial) and schools accredited to the state school system, public utility uses and parking lots;

S.    Riding academies and public stables;

T.    Labor camps;

U.    Animal hospitals;

V.    Poultry farms;

W.    Storage and sale of hay and grain, not grown on the premises; provided, that the use is established on a minimum of five acres;

X.    Riding and roping arena operations on a minimum of ten acres;

Y.    Water well drilling business;

Z.    Recreational vehicle parking and camp facilities where such use does not exceed a continuous period of five days and does not involve construction of permanent structures. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)

17.42.040 Height.

Maximum building height limit in the T district shall be thirty-five feet. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)

17.42.050 Site area.

Building site area required in the T district shall be ten thousand square feet, except where combined with any B district. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)

17.42.060 Site width.

Average building site width required in the T district shall be sixty feet. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)

17.42.070 Site coverage.

Percentage of building site coverage permitted in the T districts shall be thirty-five percent. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)

17.42.080 Front yard.

Minimum front yards required in the T districts shall be twenty feet, except where combined with any B district. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)

17.42.090 Rear yard.

Minimum rear yards required in the T district shall be twenty feet. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)

17.42.100 Special yards.

Special yards and distances between buildings required in the T districts shall be as follows: Accessory buildings used as guest houses or as barns, stables, or farm outbuildings, shall be not less than twenty feet from any side or rear property line and not less than fifty feet from the front property line and not less than twenty feet from any dwelling unit on the property. (Zoning ordinance dated 7/94 (part), 1994)