Chapter 17.260
MEDICAL PARK DISTRICT (MP)

Sections:

17.260.010    Intent.

17.260.020    Permitted uses.

17.260.030    Conditional uses.

17.260.040    Uses expressly prohibited.

17.260.050    Property development requirements.

17.260.010 Intent.

The medical park district is designed to achieve the following city objectives:

(1) Encourage the centralization of Coos Bay’s medical facilities.

(2) Provide space for semipublic facilities needed to complement medical facilities.

(3) Facilitate the establishment of the medical park district as an efficient regional referral center.

(4) Facilitate the planning and programming of desirable and/or needed utilities and facilities to adequately accommodate planned service level and intensity of use.

(5) Create an aesthetically pleasing, park-like environment conducive to the promotion of mental health and general well-being.

(6) Establish and reserve appropriately located areas for desirable mixtures of medically related professional, limited complementary commercial, administrative business offices, and medically related multifamily residential uses.

(7) Control the encroachment of medically related facilities into established or intended residential areas. [Ord. 473 § 3 (Exh. A), 2016].

17.260.020 Permitted uses.

The following uses are permitted in the MP zoning district:

(1) Residential Use Types.

(a) Group residential care facility.

(2) Civic Use Types.

(a) Hospital.

(b) Utility and service – outside storage of equipment prohibited.

(3) Commercial Use Types.

(a) Medical offices, clinics and related services.

(b) Retail sales, general – pharmacy only. [Ord. 473 § 3 (Exh. A), 2016].

17.260.030 Conditional uses.

The following uses are permitted in the MP zoning district:

(1) Residential Use Types. Multiple-family which is medically related or fulfills a direct need to the district which cannot be fulfilled in other areas.

(2) Commercial Use Types.

(a) Child care facility.

(b) Retail sales, general – florist or gift shop only.

(c) Tourist Habitation. Lodging which is medically related or fulfills a direct need to the district, which cannot be fulfilled in other areas.

(3) Civic Use Types.

(a) Bus shelter (administrative conditional use, see Chapter 17.325 CBDC, Conditional Uses). [Ord. 473 § 3 (Exh. A), 2016].

17.260.040 Uses expressly prohibited.

The following uses are expressly prohibited in the MP zoning district:

(1) Residential use types, unless otherwise authorized by this chapter.

(2) Civic use types, unless otherwise authorized by this chapter.

(3) Commercial use types, unless otherwise authorized by this chapter.

(4) Agricultural use types.

(5) Industrial use types. [Ord. 473 § 3 (Exh. A), 2016].

17.260.050 Property development requirements.

(1) Site Plan. Except for bus shelters, a site plan and approval is required for the establishment or change of any use in the MP district.

(2) Lot Standards.

(a) Residential.

(i) Minimum area: 8,000 square feet for the first three dwelling units and not more than one dwelling unit per 1,200 square feet thereafter.

(ii) Minimum width: each lot shall have a minimum width of 40 feet.

(b) Nonresidential.

(i) Minimum area: none required.

(ii) Minimum width: none required.

(3) Building Coverage. Maximum lot coverage by buildings and structures shall not exceed 50 percent of the total lot area.

(4) Building Height. No building or structure shall have a height greater than three stories, not to exceed 35 feet, unless otherwise approved through site plan.

(5) Landscaping and Screening.

(a) Screen heating and air equipment from public view. This does not apply to roof-mounted equipment.

(b) Enclose and screen all storage and trash areas from public view. [Ord. 473 § 3 (Exh. A), 2016].