17.24.010
Chapter 17.24
R-1 SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT
Sections:
17.24.010 Purpose
17.24.020 Permitted Uses
17.24.030 Accessory Uses
17.24.040 Conditional Uses
17.24.050 Prohibited Uses
17.24.060 Height Regulations
17.24.070 Area and Yard Requirements
17.24.080 Additional Requirements
17.24.010 Purpose
A. The purpose of the R-1 single-family residential district is to accommodate single-family dwellings, together with schools, parks, open spaces and public services (including, but not limited to sewer and water services) required to provide a satisfactory family environment.
B. The range of density classes indicated for the R-1 districts are as follows:
1. R-1-9, with a lot area of nine thousand square feet;
3. R-1-6, with a lot area of six thousand square feet; (Ord. 11-3-97B § 1 (part): Ord. 1-5-87A § 12(A))
17.24.020 Permitted Uses
The following are permitted uses in the R-1 single-family residential district:
A. Single-family dwellings;
B. Day care family facilities. (Ord. 11-3-97B § 1 (part): Ord. 1-5-87A § 12(B))
17.24.030 Accessory Uses
The following are accessory uses in the R-1 single-family residential district:
A. Private garage with a capacity of not more than three vehicles;
B. Other accessory uses and buildings customarily appurtenant or appropriate to a permitted use. (Ord. 11-3-97B § 1 (part): Ord. 1-5-87A § 12(C))
17.24.040 Conditional Uses
The following are conditional uses in the R-1 single-family residential district:
A. Home occupations;
B. Public and semipublic buildings such as, but not limited to, the following: churches and schools;
C. Temporary sales offices;
D. Day care center which cares for more than three children but less than ten children;
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17.24.040
E. Public use events;
F. Guest house without kitchen facilities. (Ord. 1-5-87A § 12(D))
17.24.050 Prohibited Uses
The following are prohibited uses in the R-1 single-family residential district:
A. Multiple-family dwellings;
B. Commercial uses not addressed as permitted under Section 17.24.020 or 17.24.040;
C. Industrial uses;
D. Mobile homes. (Ord. 11-3-97B § 1 (part): Ord. 1-5-87A § 12(E))
17.24.060 Height Regulations
The following height regulations apply to the R-1 single-family residential district:
A. No main building or structure shall exceed three stories or thirty-five feet;
B. No accessory building or structure shall exceed fifteen feet. (Ord. 11-3-97B § 1 (part): Ord. 1-5-87A § 12(F))
12.24.070 Area and Yard Requirements
The following table sets out area and yard requirements for the R-1 single-family residential district:
District Lot Lot (Avg.) Lot (Avg.) Minimum Yards
Classification Area Depth Width Front Side Rear
R-1-9 9,000 sq. ft. 100 feet 70 feet 20 feet 7 feet 10 feet
R-1-6 6,000 sq. ft. 90 feet 60 feet 20 feet 7 feet 10 feet
(Ord. 11-3-97B § 1 (part): Ord. 1-5-87A § 12 (H))
17.24.080 Additional Requirements
The following additional requirements apply in the R-1 single-family residential district:
A. There shall be a minimum of not less than ten feet between a main building and a guest house.
B. All off-street parking requirements and regulations shall be as provided in Chapter 17.60 of this title. (Ord. 11-3-97B § 1 (part): Ord. 1-5-87A § 12(H))
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