Ordinance Number 292

An Ordinance reducing existing setback and building separation standard in residential districts. 

Section 1.

Section 2-50 of the Town of Deer Trail Zoning Ordinance is amended to read as follows. 

Sec. 2-50.    Residential District (R).

  1. Dimensional Requirements.
    1. Minimum lot area One (1) dwelling unit per seven thousand five hundred (7,500) square feet.
    2. Minimum lot width: fifty (50) feet.
    3. Front yard setback: twenty (20) feet for principal and accessory structures.
    4. Side yard setback: five (5) feet for principal and accessory structures.
    5. Rear yard setback: ten (10) feet for principal and accessory structures.
    6. Maximum building height: thirty (30) feet, except that small, ornamental rooftop appurtenances such as weathervanes may project five (5) feet above the roofline.
    7. Minimum separation between structures: ten (10) feet.

Section 2. Repealer. 

All acts, orders, resolutions, ordinances, or parts thereof, of the Town that are inconsistent or in conflict with this Ordinance are hereby repealed to the extent only of such inconsistency or conflict, including without limitation, any maximum specific penalty contained in any acts, orders, resolutions, or ordinances for any violation thereof.

Section 3. Recording and Authentication.

Immediately upon its passage, this Ordinance shall be recorded in the Town of Deer Trail Book of Ordinances kept for that purpose, authenticated by the signatures of the Mayor and Clerk and shall be published as required by law.

Section 4. Effective Date. 

This Ordinance shall become effective thirty (30) days after final publication.

Adopted and approved this day 14th Day of February ,2023.

Judd Behrens, Mayor
Town of Deer Trail

Attest: Ali Eldringhoff, Town Clerk