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Interactive Zoning Ordinance

Zoning Ordinance Contents:

ARTICLE 1: Authority and Purpose
ARTICLE 2: Applicability of Ordinance
ARTICLE 3: Zoning Districts
ARTICLE 4: Lot and Building Types
ARTICLE 5: Streets
ARTICLE 6: Off - Street Parking
ARTICLE 7: Landscaping & Open Space
ARTICLE 8: General Provisions
ARTICLE 9: Condition for Certain Use
ARTICLE 10: Signs
ARTICLE 11: Administration
ARTICLE 12: Definitions and Rules of Construction
ARTICLE 13: Adequate Public Facilities Ordinance (APF)
ARTICLE 14: Traffic Impact Analysis (TIA)


The purposes of these regulations are to lessen congestion in the streets, to secure safety from fire, panic and other dangers, to promote health and the general welfare, to provide adequate light and air, to prevent the overcrowding of land, to avoid undue concentration of population, to facilitate the adequate and economic provision of transportation, water, sewerage, schools, parks and other public requirements, to conserve the value of buildings, and encourage the most appropriate use of land throughout the corporate area and extraterritorial zoning jurisdiction, in accordance with the Huntersville Community Plan and other adopted long range plans for the Town of Huntersville.