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A building permit is required for the installation and construction of a fence. Fences extending past the front portion of the structure to the front and side lot property lines shall be restricted to a height of not more than three (3’) feet in height above the grade of the yard at least fifteen (15’) feet back from such front property line and along any side property line of a street corner.
Solid rear fences are restricted to a height of not more than six (6) feet for residential area and are subject to the site triangle as per the Zoning Ordinance Exhibit “D”.
A solid screening fence of not less than six (6’) feet in height shall be constructed in the side and/or rear yards of a commercial zoning district dividing the district from any residential district.
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