minimum lot area

minimum lot area

A zoning ordinance specifying the smallest size lot on which something can be built.Sometimes,the restriction may be because of health department requirements for septic tanks, requiring a minimum of one acre.

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The estate residential zones will have a minimum lot area no less than.
Business meeting: election of planning commission chair; public hearing on proposed ordinance amendment to reduce the minimum lot area required for two-family dwellings, proposed urban growth boundary expansion and proposed line adjustment ordinance.
6 square metres, where the zoning by-law requires a minimum lot frontage of 15 metres and a minimum lot area of 465 square metres.
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