Ground floor use in C1-8A, C1-9A, C2-7A, C2-8A, C4-6A and C4-7A Districts
C1-8A C1-9A C2-7A C2-8A C4-6A C4-7A
In the districts indicated, and in C1 and C2 Districts mapped within R9A and R10A Districts, uses within stories that have a floor level within five feet of curb level fronting on a wide street shall be limited to non-residential uses except for Type 1 lobbies, and entryways to subway stations provided in accordance with the applicable provisions of Section 37-33 (Maximum Width of Certain Uses).
Non-residential use shall have a depth of at least 15 feet from the street wall. Such minimum depth requirement may be reduced, however, to the minimum extent necessary, to accommodate a vertical circulation core, or structural columns associated with upper stories of the building. No more than 8,000 square feet shall be devoted to Use Group 6B within stories that have a floor level within five feet of curb level.
The provisions of Section 32-512 (For corner lots) shall not apply.
The provisions of this Section shall not apply within Community Board 7, Borough of Manhattan.