Open entries, steps, stoops, or porches, cantilevered roofs, eaves, cornices, chimneys, belt-courses, window sills, balconies, and similar architectural features may project into a required yard setback provided that such features shall not project more than 4 feet into any required yard setback or more than a distance equal to 20% of the required yard setback, whichever is less.
Public utility equipment may be installed within a front yard setback provided it is installed in an underground vault or is screened to the satisfaction of the Zoning and Building Official or City Planner.
Notwithstanding any other provision of these Regulations, a Zoning / Building Permit may be issued to allow construction of stairways and landings within a front yard setback, side yard setback, and/or rear yard setbacks when such construction is necessary in order to elevate an existing structure in a flood plain to meet FEMA requirements and the intrusion of such stairways and/or landings within the required yard setback is minimized.
8.2.B Height Exceptions
The height provisions of these Regulations shall not apply to the erection of church spires, belfries, towers designated exclusively for ornamental purposes, flagstaffs, chimneys, flues, or gas holders.
The height provisions of these Regulations shall not apply to bulkheads, elevator enclosures, penthouses, water tanks, standpipes, or stage towers occupying in the aggregate less than 10% of the area of the roof on which they are located.
Nothing in these Regulations shall prevent the erection of a parapet wall or a cornice extending not more than 3 feet above the height limit indicated.
The height provisions of these Regulations shall not prevent the erection of a permitted public building or facility not exceeding 40 feet in a residence zone.
8.2.C Second Principal Building on Same Lot
No lot in any residential district, except for approved multi-family dwellings in groups, boat clubs, beach clubs and marinas, and bed and breakfast establishments, shall contain more than one principal building or structure.
No building to be used as a dwelling shall be constructed, altered, or moved on, to, or in the rear of a building situated on the same lot, nor shall any building be constructed in front of, or moved to the front of a dwelling situated on the same lot.