§ 780.3.


In order to preserve and maintain the mix and variety of neighborhood-serving retail sales and personal services of a type which supplies commodities or offers personal services to residents of North Beach and nearby neighborhoods, there shall be a North Beach Special Use District applicable to the North Beach Neighborhood Commercial District, as designated on the Sectional Map SU01 of the Zoning Maps. The following provisions shall apply within such district:


Restaurants as defined in Section 790.91 of this Code and Bars as defined in Section 790.22 of this Code may be permitted as a conditional use on the ground level if, in addition to the criteria set forth in Section 303, the Planning Commission finds that the Restaurant or Bar does not occupy:


a space that is currently or was last occupied by a Basic Neighborhood Sale or Service, as defined in Section 780.3(b), or by a permitted principal use under Section 722 (North Beach Controls); or


a vacant space last occupied by a nonconforming use or a permitted conditional use under Section 722 (North Beach Controls) that has been discontinued or abandoned pursuant to Section 186.1(d) or Section 178(d) of this Code.


For purposes of this Section, a Basic Neighborhood Sale or Service shall mean a use within the North Beach Neighborhood Commercial District that provides goods and/or services which are needed by residents and workers in North Beach and surrounding neighborhoods. Basic Neighborhood Sales or Services shall be considered to include, but not be limited to the following goods and/or services: Other Retail Sales and Services as defined in Section 790.102, Personal Services as defined in Section 790.116, Medical Services as defined in Section 790.114, Liquor Stores as defined in Section 790.55, Trade Shops as defined in Section 790.124, Animal Hospitals as defined in Section 790.6, and Limited-Restaurants as defined in Section 790.90.



(Added by Ord. 245-08, File No. 080696; amended by Ord. 75-12 , File No. 120084, App. 4/23/2012, Eff. 5/23/2012; Ord. 56-13 , File No. 130062, App. 3/28/2013, Eff. 4/27/2013)

Divisions (a) and (b) amended; Ord. 75-12 , Eff. 5/23/2012. Division (a) amended; Ord. 56-13 , Eff. 4/27/2013.


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