Zoning Handbook

The RC-1 zone is intended to provide for areas developed with predominantly moderate- and medium-density rowhouses and apartments.

RC-1
Development Standards
Floor Area Ratio (max.) Height (ft.)/
Stories
Penthouse Height (feet)/Stories Lot Occupancy
(percentage)
Rear Setback (ft.) Side Setback (ft.) Green Area Ratio Zoning Regulation Reference
RC-1 2.0 (Public Library) 40 12 /
15 for penthouse mechanical space
20% (public recreation center) A distance equal to 4 inches per 1 foot of principal building height but no less than 15 feet No side yard is required; however, any side yard provided shall be 4 ft. minimum. 0.40 Subtitle K Chapter 7
1.8 (All Other) 3 60% (All Other)
2.16 (All Other with IZ)

Use Permissions Courtyards Parking Accessory Building Alley Lot Relief from
Development Standards
Planned Unit Development Inclusionary Zoning
Subtitle K § 712 Subtitle K § 706 Subtitle K § 716 Subtitle F, Chapter 8 Subtitle F, Chapter 8 Subtitle K § 716 Subtitle K § 710 Subtitle C, Chapter 10