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File #: 32807    Version: 1 Name: Two-family -- sidewall offset
Type: Ordinance Status: Passed
File created: 1/13/2014 In control: VENDING OVERSIGHT COMMITTEE
On agenda: 2/25/2014 Final action: 2/25/2014
Enactment date: 3/7/2014 Enactment #: ORD-14-00036
Title: Amending Section 28.031(2)(d) of the Madison General Ordinances to allow for an exception to the sidewall offset requirement for two-family homes.
Sponsors: Denise DeMarb
Attachments: 1. Staff Comments.pdf
Fiscal Note
No appropriation is required.
Title
Amending Section 28.031(2)(d) of the Madison General Ordinances to allow for an exception to the sidewall offset requirement for two-family homes.
Body
DRAFTER'S ANALYSIS:  This amendment adds two-family homes to the exception to the sidewall offset requirement, which applies if windows, doors, or other architectural features are provided to articulate the appearance of the façade.
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The Common Council of the City of Madison do hereby ordain as follows:
      Subdivision (d) of Subsection (2) entitled "Sidewall Offset" of Section 28.031 entitled "General Provisions for Residential Districts" of the Madison General Ordinances is amended to read as follows:
"(d)      Single and two-family homes, if windows, doors, or other architectural features are provided to articulate the appearance of the façade."