Provide an opportunity to locate necessary community facilities within neighborhoods.
Create a more desirable environment plan than would be possible through the application of the strict zoning requirements applied in other sections of this Ordinance.
General Requirements for Planned Unit Development:
Planned unit developments shall be consistent with current land usage requirements as defined in the Zoning Ordinance.
The requirements to qualify for a PUD shall be consistent with the lot coverage guidelines outlined in the Zoning Ordinance.
The tract of land for a project must be either in one ownership or the subject of an application filed jointly by the owners of all the properties included (the holder of a written option to purchase land shall for purposes of such application be deemed to be an owner of such land). In the case of multiple ownership, the approved plan shall be binding on all ownerships.
Location of the Planned Unit Development
A PUD may be established in any agricultural or residential zoning district if the applicant demonstrates that the project meets the intent of this section and the intent of this ordinance.
All uses within an area designated as a PUD are determined by the provisions of this section and the approved plan of the project concerned.