SECTION 5.8 - FLOOR AREA REQUIREMENTS FOR DWELLINGS
The floor area per dwelling unit erected on any lot or parcel shall not be less than that established by the following table. In determining floor area, only area used for living quarters shall be counted. Utility rooms, garages, carports, non-walled and non-roofed porches, laundry area, heater-rooms, and basements are to be excluded.
Number of Bedrooms in Each Dwelling Unit
Minimum Floor Area Per Each Dwelling Unit
1-2 3 4 5
750 sq. feet 950 sq. feet 1,100 sq. feet 1,200 sq. feet
SECTION 5.9 -
GROUP DAY-CARE HOMES
A conditional use permit shall be issued for a group day-care home in a residential district if it meets the following standards:
Is located not closer than 1,500 feet to another licensed group day-care home, another adult foster care small group home or large group home, a facility offering substance abuse treatment and rehabilitation to seven (7) or more people, or a community correction center, resident home, half-way house, or other similar facility which houses an inmate population under the jurisdiction of the Department of Corrections.
Has appropriate fencing for the safety of the children in the group day-care home as determined by the Township Board.
The proposed use maintains the property consistent with the visible characteristics of the neighborhood.
Meets the regulations of the Liberty Township Sign Ordinance.
Meets the off-street parking requirements of the Liberty Township Zoning Ordinance.
SECTION 5.10 - LANDS ABUTTING RIVERS AND LAKES.