The purpose of this district is to provide for and regulate commercial facilities, which are related or require the use of an automobile. These uses ordinarily require location on major roadways and serve both local and transient customers. Provisions are included to allow both freestanding and attached commercial development.
Land, building or premises shall be used by right only for one or more of the following uses:
All uses permitted by right in the C-1 District.
Sales, lease, repair and service of automobiles.
Sale of building supplies or similar large items.
Rental storage facility.
Publishing or printing.
Veterinarian and veterinary hospital; kennel, provided that the property on which the kennel is located is not less than 150 feet from a residential district.
Drive-in commercial establishment such as drive-in bank, restaurant, food store or pharmacy.
The following uses shall be permitted by special exception subject to Articles XXI and XXIV as well as the specific sections listed below:
All uses permitted by special exception in the C-1 District.
Conditional uses shall be subject to Article XXII and the provisions cited below:
Unless specifically stated otherwise, the following shall be minimum requirements:
Detached commercial buildings.
Lot area: one acre.
Lot width: 200 feet.
Front yard: 50 feet.
Side yards: 25 feet each, 50 feet if side yard abuts residential district or use.
Rear yard: 50 feet.
Building coverage: 30%, maximum.
Impervious surface: 75%, maximum.
Height: two stories, maximum, and 35 feet, maximum.
As noted in C-1 District, § 600-57.
As required in Article XXIII.
See latest adopted Upper Chichester Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance and the definition of "land development" in Article I of the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code (MPC).