99-031

Use Group MP

Use Group MP comprises a group of commercial establishments selected to promote and strengthen the existing commercial character of the Special District. The commercial uses listed in Table A of this Section are permitted in any portion of the Special District located within a C1 District. The commercial uses listed in Tables A and B of this Section are permitted in any portion of the Special District located within a C5 District.

 

Table A

A.        Transient Accommodations

Hotels, transient

B.        Retail or Service Establishments

Antique stores

Art galleries, commercial

Artist's supply stores

Bakeries, provided that floor area used for production shall be limited to 750 square feet per establishment

Banks (limited to 40 linear feet of street frontage)

Barber shops

Beauty shops

Bicycle sales

Book stores

Candy or ice cream stores

Carpet, rug, linoleum or other floor covering stores, limited to 10,000 square feet of floor area per establishment

Cigar and tobacco stores

Clothing or clothing accessory stores

Clothing rental establishments

Drug stores

Dry cleaning or clothes pressing establishments or receiving stations dealing directly with ultimate consumers, limited to 2,000 square feet of floor area per establishment, and provided that only solvents with a flash point of not less than 138.2 degrees Fahrenheit shall be used, and total aggregate dry load capacity of machines shall not exceed 60 pounds

Dry goods or fabrics stores, limited to 10,000 square feet of floor area per establishment

Eating or drinking establishments, including those which provide outdoor table service or have music for which there is no charge and no specified showtime

Eating or drinking establishments with musical entertainment, but not dancing, with a capacity of 200 persons or fewer

Electrolysis studios

Fishing tackle or equipment, rental or sales

Florist shops

Food stores, including supermarkets, grocery stores, meat markets, or delicatessen stores

Furniture stores, limited to 10,000 square feet of floor area per establishment

Furrier shops, custom

Gift shops

Hardware stores

Interior decorating establishments, provided that floor area used for processing, servicing, or repairs shall be limited to 750 square feet per establishment

Jewelry or art metal craft shops

Laundry establishments, hand or automatic self-service

Leather goods or luggage stores

Loan offices (limited to 40 linear feet of street frontage)

Locksmith shops

Medical or orthopedic appliance stores

Meeting halls

Millinery shops

Music stores

Newsstands, open or enclosed

Optician or optometrist establishments

Package liquor stores

Paint stores

Pet shops

Photographic equipment or supply stores

Photographic studios

Picture framing shops

Post offices

Record stores

Seed or garden supply stores

Sewing machine stores, selling household machines only

Shoe or hat repair shops

Shoe stores

Sporting or athletic stores

Stamp or coin stores

Stationery stores

Tailor or dressmaking shops, custom

Telegraph offices

Television, radio, phonograph or household appliance stores, limited to 10,000 square feet of floor area per establishment

Toy stores

Travel bureaus

Typewriter stores

Variety stores, limited to 10,000 square feet of floor area per establishment

Wallpaper stores

Watch or clock stores or repair shops

C.        Offices

*Offices, businesses, professional or governmental

D.        Public Service Establishments|

*Court houses

*Clubs, non-commercial, without restrictions on activities or facilities

 

Table B

A.        Retail or Service Establishments

*Blueprinting or photostatting establishments

*Business schools or colleges

Carpet, rug, linoleum or other floor covering stores, with no limitation on floor area per establishment

*Catering

*Clothing or costume rental establishments

Department stores

*Depositories for storage of office records, microfilm, or computer tapes, or for data processing

Dry goods or fabric stores, with no limitation on floor area per establishment

Eating or drinking places, without restrictions on entertainment or dancing but limited to location in hotels

Furniture stores, with no limitation on floor area per establishment

*Gymnasiums, used exclusively for basketball, handball, squash and tennis

*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

*Motion picture production studios

Musical instrument repair shops

Office or business machine stores, sales or rental (limited to 40 linear feet of street frontage)

**Physical culture or health establishments, including gymnasiums (not listed under Use Group 9), reducing salons, massage establishments or steambaths, but other than adult physical culture establishments

Plumbing, heating, or ventilating equipment showrooms, without repair facilities (limited to 40 linear feet of street frontage)

*Printing establishments, limited to 2,500 square feet of floor area per establishment for production

Public auction rooms

*Radio or television studios

Studios, art, music, dancing or theatrical

Television, radio, phonograph, or household appliance stores, with no limitation on floor area per establishment

*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

Typewriter or other small business machine sales, rental or repairs

Umbrella repair shops

Variety stores, with no limitation on floor area per establishment

*Wedding chapels or banquet halls

B.        Wholesale Establishments

*Hair products for headwear, wholesaling including styling

*Photographic developing or printing establishments, limited to 2,500 square feet of floor area per establishment

*Ship chandlers

*Wholesale establishments, with accessory storage limited to 2,500 square feet of floor area per establishment

*Wholesale offices or showrooms, with storage restricted to samples

C.        Manufacturing Establishments

*Art needle work, hand weaving, or tapestries

*Books, hand binding or tooling

*Ceramic products, custom manufacturing

*Clothing, custom manufacturing or altering for retail

*Hair products, custom manufacturing

*Jewelry manufacturing from precious metals

*Medical, dental, drafting instruments, optical goods, or similar precision instruments

*Musical instruments, except pianos and organs

*Orthopedic or medical appliances, custom manufacturing

*Printing, custom, limited to 2,500 square feet of floor area per establishment for production

*Watch making

D.        Accessory uses

Uses marked with an asterisk (*) shall not be located within stories that have a floor level within five feet of curb level unless such use is at least 50 feet from the street wall of the building in which it is located, and with no show window facing on the street

Uses in Use Group MP marked with a double asterisk (**) are permitted only by special permit of the Board of Standards and Appeals, pursuant to the provisions of Section 73-36

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