• SKIP NAVIGATION

Background Image Background Image Background Image Background Image Background Image Background Image Background Image

 

A. Purpose

The RR-1 district provides for the rural residential use of land, accommodating low density residential environments on municipal water and sewer. It applies primarily to environmentally constrained areas that are not suited for higher urban densities. The likely long-term uses of these areas are low density residential, agriculture, or open space.

TABLE 4.3 – SITE DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS

 
 

Regulator

1-Family Units

Other Permitted Uses

 

Site Area per Housing Unit

2 Acres (Note 1)

NA

 

Minimum Lot Area

NA (Note 1)

2 Acres

 

Minimum Lot Width (feet)

100

100

 

Minimum Yards (feet)

Front Yard

Side Yard

Street Side Yard

Rear Yard

 

50

25

25

35

 

50

25

20

35

 

Maximum Height (feet)

35

35

 

Maximum Building Coverage

Note 2

Note 2

 

Maximum Impervious Coverage

NA

NA

 

Maximum Amount of Total Parking Located in Street Yard

NA

NA

 

Project Size Requiring Planned Development District (PD)

NA

NA

         

 

Note 1: Site area per housing unit may be lowered to 1 acre when 50% or more of a subdivision is left in open space.

Note 2: Residential accessory building coverage up to 20% of the rear yard.

Note 3: Subdivision of property for residential use is not allowed in the one half mile buffer zone around the active industrial waste monofill operation at the Douglas County RDF Landfill site, the industrial waste monofill site located south of the Douglas County RDF Landfill site permitted by Conditional Use Permit issued to Waste Management and the Pheasant Point Landfill. (amended March 18, 2008)

* Setbacks may be adjusted to allow for lot clustering and in order to comply with the overall intent of the Conservation Development regulations.

B. Additional Requirements

All new subdivisions and lots must comply with the Conservation Development regulations in Article 7.

 

 

 



LATEST NEWS

  • Mon Apr 01 2019
    Be Water Wise!

    SPRING is here!             There are several springtime lawn and garden activities that Douglas County...

    Read More ...

Get Adobe Reader

Douglas County Video Tour