Article VII – Recreational Districts

SECTION VII.1 ESTABLISHMENT OF RECREATIONAL DISTRICT.

There is hereby established a Recreational District.

SECTION VII.1.1 USE REGULATIONS

A building or premises in this District shall be used only for the following purposes:
A. Any use permitted in the Resort District as described in ARTICLE VI of This Ordinance.
B. Private clubs with or without lodging and/or dining facilities, private summer camps, campgrounds and schools, whether non-profit or operated for profit.
C. Outdoor recreational facilities, such as golf courses, ski slopes and lifts and marinas.
D. Municipal and Governmental buildings.

SECTION VII.1.2 REQUIRED LAND AREA

No building or structure or group of buildings or structures in this District shall be built on a lot having less than forty thousand (40,000) square feet unbroken by any public road, street or thoroughfare.

SECTION VII.1.3 SET-BACK RESTRICTIONS

No building or structure in this District shall be built closer to the adjoining right-of-way than forty (40) feet nor closer to the water’s edge than forty (40) feet (except marinas which may have boating facilities built at the water’s edge or over the water) nor closer to a rear lot line than fifteen (15) feet.

SECTION VII.1.4 SIDE YARD REQUIREMENTS

No building or structure, nor any part thereof, may be erected less than ten (10) feet from the side line or lines of a building lot, nor less than fifteen (15) feet when said lot line is adjacent to property zoned Residential.

SECTION VII.1.5 SPACING OF SEPARATE BUILDINGS

To prevent overcrowding of buildings and structures and to reduce fire hazard, no separate buildings shall be built closer than twenty (20) feet apart.

SECTION VII.1.6 LAND OCCUPANCY BY BUILDINGS

To prevent overcrowding of buildings and structures and to reduce fire hazard the area of lot used in any one development in this District shall not exceed 40% in total.

SECTION VII.1.7 ACCESSORY BUILDINGS

Buildings and structures for accessory uses customarily incidental to any of the uses permitted in this District shall be subject to the same provisions of location, spacing and land occupancy as the primary buildings permitted in this District and their area shall be computed as part of the maximum total area of land occupancy permitted.

SECTION VII.1.8 OFF-STREET PARKING

A. Minimum required off-street parking:

1. Off-street parking shall be provided in a ratio of 1 space per 400 square feet of floor space, or any portion thereof, with a minimum of two spaces.
2. Marinas – in addition to other required parking, 1 parking space for every 2 boat slips/moorings.

SECTION VII.1.9 DINING FACILITIES LIMITATIONS

Dining Facilities in this District shall be limited to those in conjunction with or attached to any of the uses permitted in this District. Independent restaurants or drive-ins are not permitted in this District.