ToC
32-18

Use Group 9

C2 C4 C5 C6 C8

Use Group 9 consists primarily of business and other services which:

(1)        serve a large area and are, therefore, appropriate in secondary, major or central commercial shopping areas, and

(2)        are also appropriate in local service districts, since these are typically located on the periphery of major or secondary centers.

A. Retail or Service Establishments

Automobile, motorcycle, trailer or boat showrooms or sales, with no repair services and with no preparation of vehicles or boats for delivery [PRC-C]

*Banquet halls [PRC-D]

*Blueprinting or photostatting establishments [PRC-B1]

*Business schools or colleges [PRC-B1]

*Catering establishments [PRC-B1]

*Clothing or costume rental establishments [PRC-B]

Docks for sightseeing, excursion or sport fishing vessels, other than gambling vessels, limited to the following aggregate dock capacities per zoning lot:

200 in C2 Districts; 500 in C4-1, C4-2, C4-3, C4-4, C8-1, C8-2, C8-3 Districts; 2,500 in C4-4A, C4-5, C4-6, C4-7, C5, C6, C8-4 Districts.

"Dock capacity" is the U.S. Coast Guard-certified capacity of the largest vessel using a dock. "Aggregate dock capacity" is the sum of the dock capacities of all docks on the zoning lot [PRC-H]

*Gymnasiums, used exclusively for basketball, handball, paddleball, racketball, squash and tennis. [PRC-B]

*Medical or dental laboratories for research or testing, or the custom manufacture of artificial teeth, dentures or plates, not involving any danger of fire or explosion nor offensive noise, vibration, smoke or other particulate matter, odorous matter, heat, humidity, glare or other objectionable effects [PRC-B1]

*Musical instrument repair shops [PRC-B1]

Plumbing, heating or ventilating equipment showrooms, without repair facilities [PRC-B1]

*Printing establishments, limited to 2,500 square feet of floor area per establishment for production [PRC-B1]

Public auction rooms [PRC-D]

*Studios, art, music, dancing or theatrical [PRC-B]

*Trade, or other schools for adults, not involving any danger of fire or explosion nor of offensive noise, vibration, smoke or particulate matter, dust, odorous matter, heat, humidity, glare or other objectionable effects [PRC-B1]

*Typewriter or other small business machine sales, rental or repairs [PRC-B1]

*Umbrella repair shops [PRC-B]

*Wedding chapels [PRC-D]

B. Wholesale Establishments

Hair products for headwear, wholesaling including styling [PRC-B1]

Photographic developing or photographic printing establishments, limited to 2,500 square feet of floor area per establishment except that such floor area limitation shall not apply in C6 Districts provided such use conforms to the performance standards for M1 Districts and to the applicable regulations of Chapter 19 (Fire Prevention Code) of the Administrative Code [PRC-B1]

C. Accessory Uses

*        In C4 or C5 Districts, a use in Use Group 9, marked with an asterisk, shall not be located on the ground floor of a building unless such use is at least 50 feet from the street wall of the building in which it is located, as provided in Section 32-423 (Limitation on ground floor location)

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