Permit Required in MB-O, MC-CI, MB-H, and MB-CF Districts. Off-street freight loading spaces shall be provided in MB-O, MB-CI, MB-H and MB-CF Districts in the minimum quantities specified in the following table, except as otherwise provided in Sections 153(a)6 and 161 of this Code. The measurement of gross floor area shall be as defined in Section 102.9 and Section 953(b), except that non-accessory parking spaces and driveways and their incidental maneuvering areas shall not be counted.
|Use or Activity||Gross Floor Area of Structure or Use (square feet)||Number of Off-street Freight Loading Spaces Required|
|Offices and Banks||0.1 space per 10,000 sq. ft. of gross floor area (to closest whole number per Section 153)|
|Retail Stores, Restaurants, Bars and Drug Stores||0 – 10,000||0|
|10,001 – 30,000||1|
|30,001 – 50,000||2|
|over 50,000||1 space per 25,000 sq. ft. of gross floor area (to closest whole number per Section 153)|
|Wholesaling, Manufacturing, and All Other Use Primarily Engaged in Handling Goods||0 – 10,000||0|
|10,001 – 50,000||1|
|over 50,000||0.21 spaces per 10,000 sq. ft. of gross floor area (to closest whole number per Section 153)|
|Hotels, Apartments and all other uses not included above||0 – 100,000||0|
|100,001 – 200,000||1|
|200,001 – 500,000||2|
3 plus 1 space for each additional|
Amount Required in MB-NC-2 and MB-NC-3 Districts. In order to preserve the continuity of the retail frontage, no off-street freight loading spaces shall be required in the MB-NC-2 and MB-NC-3 Districts. However, if off-street parking facilities to serve a structure or use are provided on site the number of off-street freight loading spaces called for in Table 152 shall also be provided, unless the Zoning Administrator determines that, because of physical constraints, it is not feasible to do so.
Dimensions and Location. The minimum dimensions for required off-street freight loading and service vehicle spaces shall be as provided in Section 154 and the general standards for their location and arrangement shall be as provided in Subsection (h) and (k) through (p) of Section 155.
(Added by Ord. 63-91, App. 2/27/91)