Unified Development Ordinance, 4th supplement, September 2017
Part 10A: Unified Development Ordinance City of Raleigh, North Carolina 6 – 24 Effective Date: September 01, 2013 Supp. No. 4 CHAPTER 6. USE REGULATIONS | Article 6.4. Commercial Uses Sec. 6.4.7. Parking c. Contains rooms without individual cooking facilities for lodging of visitors but not for rent to the general public; d. Provides a maximum of 6 bedrooms with a maximum occupancy of 12 persons; and e. Complies with standards for a detached house. D. Hotel, Motel, Inn 1. Defined A facility that contains one or more rooms for overnight guests containing registration facilities, on-site management, cleaning services and combined utilities. 2. Use Standards In the OP- and OX- districts, the minimum lot size for a hotel, motel, inn is 2½ acres. Sec. 6.4.7. Parking A. Parking Use Category Facilities that provide parking as a principal use. Includes commercial parking and remote parking. B. Commercial Parking Facility 1. Defined A facility that provides parking as a principal use on the site. A fee may or may not be charged. C. Remote Parking Facility 1. Defined A facility that provides parking as a principal use that is used to meet the off- site parking provisions of Sec. 7.1.2.C. for a permitted principal use within the same the zoning district. 2. Use Standards a. The remote parking lot must be located within the specified distance of the principal use served as set forth in Sec. 7.1.5.B. b. The remote parking lot must be located completely within the same contiguous zoning district as the principal use served. c. AType A1 or A2 transitional protective yard (see Sec. 7.2.4.A. ) must be established along any side of the property abutting a residential use. d. In an R-1, R-2, R-4, R-6, R-10 or R-X district, a fee may not be charged. Sec. 6.4.8. Passenger Terminal A. Passenger Terminal Use Category Facilities for the takeoff and landing of planes and helicopters, and facilities for trains, buses, taxis or limo services. Passenger terminal includes the following uses. 1. Airport. 2. Airfield, landing strip. 3. Bus passenger terminal, multi-modal facility. 4. Heliport. 5. Railroad station. 6. Taxi dispatch center, limousine service. B. Airfield, Landing Strip 1. Defined Facility for the taking off and landing of aeroplanes. Does not include accommodations for passengers. 2. Use Standards a. Design standards for an airfield shall be in accordance with Federal Aviation Administration requirements. b. The length of the clear zone to be controlled and maintained by the airfield (no buildings allowed) such that future construction is prohibited is 1,000 feet. c. There shall be a planted area at least 25 feet wide on both sides of the landing strip, provided and maintained by the airfield owner in such a manner as to minimize noise, dust and hazard from the field, in areas where in the opinion of the Board of Adjustment such protection is found to be desirable.