Chapter 8-Ground Floor Dwellings

5-8-1 DEFINITIONS
5-8-2 GROUND FLOOR DWELLINGS PROHIBITED

5-8-1 DEFINITIONS. For use within this Chapter, the following terms shall
have the meanings set forth herein.

1. “Dwelling” shall be defined as a building or portion of a building which is arranged, occupied or intended to be occupied for residential purposes.

2. “Ground floor dwelling” shall be defined as any dwelling located at street level or on the first floor of a commercial building.

3. “Commercial building” shall be defined as a building utilized for retail sale of goods or other business purposes, or arranged or intended for use for the retail sale of goods or other business purposes, on the effective date of this Ordinance.

4. “Commercial zone” shall be defined as follows:

The east and west sides of Main Street from Quarry Street to Maple Street; and

The north and south sides of Platt Street from Niagara Street to Olive Street

5-8-2 GROUND FLOOR DWELLINGS PROHIBITED. It shall be unlawful to
construct, rent, lease or occupy a ground floor dwelling within the commercial zone.
(Ord. 1074, 10-05-09)