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Retail and Personal Service Uses

MU-1

MU-1(SAH)

MU-2

MU-2(SAH)

MU-3

MU-3(SAH)

Ambulance service

no

no

no

no

no

no

Animal shelter or clinic
without outside run

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

Animal shelter or clinic with outside run

no

no

no

no

no

no

Auto service center

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

Alcoholic beverage establishments

Sup

Sup

Sup

Sup

Sup

Sup

Business school

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Car wash

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

Commercial amusement (inside)

##

##

##

##

##

##

Commercial amusement (outside)

Sup

Sup

Sup

Sup

Sup

Sup

Commercial parking lot or garage

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

Drive-in theater

no

no

no

no

no

no

Dry cleaning or laundry store

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Furniture
store

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

General merchandise
or food store
3,500 square  feet or less

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

General merchandise or food store greater than  3,500 square feet

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Home improvement center,
lumber, brick or building materials sales yard

no

no

no

no

no

no

Household equipment
and appliance repair

no

no

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Liquor
store

no

no

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Mortuary, funeral home,
or commercial wedding  chapel

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Motor vehicle fueling station

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Nursery, garden shop or plant sales

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Outside sales

no

no

no

no

no

no

Pawn shop

no

no

no

no

no

no

Personal services uses

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Restaurant without drive-in or drive-through  service

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

RAR

Restaurant with drive-in or drive-through service

DIR

DIR

DIR

DIR

DIR

DIR

Surface parking

no

no

no

no

no

no

Swap or buy shop

Sup

Sup

Sup

Sup

Sup

Sup

Taxidermist

no

no

no

no

no

no

Temporary retail use

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Theater

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Yes

Vehicle display, sales and service

no

no

no

no

no

no

Symbol Definition:

  • Yes - Use permitted by right
  • no - Use prohibited
  • Sup - Use permitted by SUP
  • L - Use permitted as Limited Use
  • ## - Consult the use regulations
  • DIR - Use permitted Require Development Impact Review
  • RAR - Use permitted Require Residential Adjacency Review
  • C - Use permitted as Restricted Component in the GO(A) District
  • Auth - By special authorization of the building official

NOTE: The use chart on these pages have not been formally adopted by the city council; they are prepared by the city staff and are Intended for use as a guide only. It is necessary to see the use regulations for specific regulations. In the event of a conflict between the use charts and the text of the use regulations, the text of the use regulations controls.

For additional information about the Yard, Lot and Space Regulations, please call Building Inspection, 214-948-4480 and ask for Zoning.


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