Unified Development Ordinance, 4th supplement, September 2017
Part 10A: Unified Development Ordinance City of Raleigh, North Carolina 8 – 41 Effective Date: September 01, 2013 Supp. No. 3 Article 8.7. Utilities | CHAPTER 8. SUBDIVISION & SITE PLAN STANDARDS Sec. 8.7.4. Underground Utilities E. Inside a CM District or Protective Yard 1. Underground utilities that traverse a CM District or a protective yard for a distance of at least 50 feet or more shall be built with a bend to prevent direct sight view through the district or yard provided that such a bend does not exceed a 90-degree angle. 2. The requirement of a bend may be waived or modified by the Raleigh Director of Public Utilities where the gradient will not permit gravity flow or where the CM District or protective yard fails to contain a vegetative screen. 3. In tree conservation areas adjacent to the street that are zoned -MPOD, CM or -SHOD, or contain a Parkway Frontage, utilities serving the development shall be located within driveways and other authorized incursions of the tree protected area.