Modified Applicability for Visual Corridors and Waterfront Public Access Areas

The applicability provisions for visual corridors pursuant to Section 62-51 (Applicability of Visual Corridor Requirements) and waterfront public access areas pursuant to Section 62-52 (Applicability of Waterfront Public Access Area Requirements) shall apply, except as modified as follows:

(a)        developments comprised predominantly of uses in Use Groups 16, 17 or 18, except for docking facilities serving passenger vessels or sightseeing, excursion or sport fishing vessels, are subject to the special requirements for visual corridors set forth in Section 127-52; and

(b)        developments comprised predominantly of uses in Use Groups 16, 17 or 18 shall provide a minimum amount of waterfront public access area in accordance with the provisions of Section 62-58 (Requirements for Water-Dependent Uses and Other Developments). Within such waterfront public access area, a circulation path shall be provided with a minimum clear width of at least 10 feet and shall connect with either an adjoining shore public walkway or additional circulation paths on adjoining zoning lots.