Building Ordinance


ARTICLE 13. Non-Conforming Uses (Grandfather Clause)

  • ​​13.1 – Any lawful use of building, structures, premises, land, or parts thereof existing at the effective date of this ordinance or amendments thereto and not in conformance with the provisions of this ordinance shall be considered to be a non-conforming use.
  • 13.2 – Any non-conforming use may continue and may be maintained, repaired and improved. No such non-conforming use may be expanded, changed to another non-conforming use, replaced, or renewed after it has been discontinued for a period of 12 calendar months or more, without a permit from the Planning Board.