Independence Zoning Ordinance

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Zoning Text
Independence Zoning Ordinance (Entire Text) updated 01/02/19

Table of Contents updated 03/05/18
Article I - A Zoning Ordinance updated 01/01/95
Article II - Authority and Purpose updated 01/01/95
Article III - Short Title updated 01/01/95
Article IV - Interpretation updated 01/01/95
Article V - Conflict updated 01/01/95
Article VI - Severability Clause updated 01/01/95
Article VII - Definitions updated 03/17/10
Article VIII - Establishment of Zone updated 01/30/13
Article IX - General Regulations updated 06/28/17
Article X - Zones updated 01/02/19

CO (Conservation) Zone
A-2 (Agricultural Two) Zone
R-RE (Residential Rural Estate) Zone
R-1A (Residential One A) Zone
R-1B (Residential One B) Zone
R-1C (Residential One C) Zone
R-1D (Residential One D) Zone
R-1DD (Residential One DD) Zone
R-1EE (Residential One EE) Zone
R-1F (Residential One F) Zone
R-2 (Residential Two) Zone
R-3 (Residential Three) Zone
PUD (Planned Unit Development Overlay) Zone
MHP (Mobile Home Park Overlay) Zone
NC (Neighborhood Commercial) Zone
NSC (Neighborhood Shopping Center) Zone
PO (Professional Office Building) Zone
RC (Rural Commercial) Zone
IP (Industrial Park) Zone
RC-2 (Rural Commercial Two) Zone
DI (Downtown Independence) Zone
CD-SF (Conservation District- Single Family) Zone
GMU (Gateway Mixed Use) Zone

Article XI - Off-Street Parking and Access Control Regulations updated 09/23/08
Artcile XII - Off-Street Loading and/or Unloading Regulations updated 01/01/95
Article XIII - Fences, Walls and Obstruction to View Regulations updated 01/30/13 
Article XIV - Sign Regulations updated 03/05/18
Article XV - Performance Standards for Industrial Zones updated 01/01/95
Article XVI - Administration updated 01/01/95
Article XVII - Amendment Procedure updated 01/01/95
Article XVIII - Board of Adjustment updated 01/01/95
Article XIX - Schedule of Fees updated 01/01/95


Appendix A - Specifications for Paving of Off-Street Parking Areas updated 01/01/95
Appendix B - Zones as Regulated by Kenton County Fiscal Court updated 01/14/16
Appendix C - Summary of Amendments updated 03/05/18

Planting Manual and Landscape Regulation Guidelines updated 03/04/02

Map A: Northwest Map B: North central Map C: Northeast Map F: Southeast Map E: South central Map D: Southwest