23E.36.080 Parking -- Number of Spaces

A.    All parking shall be provided in accordance with the requirements of this section and Chapter 23E.28, except as set forth in this section.

B.    The district minimum standard parking requirement for commercial floor area is two spaces per 1,000 square feet of gross floor area. Uses listed in Table 23E.36.080 shall meet the requirements listed or the district minimum, whichever is more restrictive, for newly constructed floor area.

Table 23E.36.080

Parking Required


Number of spaces


One per each four beds plus one per each three employees


One per each three guest/sleeping rooms or suites plus one per each three employees


One per 500 sq. ft. of floor area that is publicly accessible

Medical Practitioner Offices

One per 300 sq. ft. of floor area


One per each guest/sleeping room plus one space for owner or manager*

Residential Uses, Nursing Homes

Refer to R-3 Standards, Section 23D.36.080

*Required parking shall be on same lot as building it serves.

C.    Bicycle parking spaces shall be provided for new construction at the ratio of one space per 2,000 square feet of gross floor area of commercial space, and in accordance with the requirements of Section 23E.28.070.

D.    A Transportation Services Fee (TSF) shall be paid per square foot of newly constructed gross floor area in an amount set by City Council Resolution, and in accordance with the procedures and purposes of Chapter 23E.28.

E.    The number of Off-street Parking Spaces required for the commercial portion of Mixed Use projects, which combine Retail Products Stores and/or Personal Household Services, and Multi-family Residential Uses within the same building or located on the same lot (or contiguous lots as part of the same project) may be modified or waived by the Board by approval of a Use Permit, in lots on blocks adjacent to University Avenue and lots north of University Avenue, south of Delaware Street, east of Bonita Avenue and west of Oxford Street.

F.    Any construction which results in the creation of 10,000 square feet of new or additional commercial gross floor space shall satisfy the loading space requirements of Chapter 23E.32. (Ord. 7635-NS § 4, 2019; Ord. 6856-NS §10 (part), 2005: Ord. 6848-NS §§ 8-9 (part), 2005: Ord. 6830-NS § 2 (part), 2004: Ord. 6478-NS § 4 (part), 1999)