32-434 Ground Floor Use in C4-5D and C6-3D Districts and in Certain C2 Districts
In the districts indicated and in C2 Districts mapped within R7D or R9D Districts, uses within stories that have a floor level within five feet of curb level shall be limited to non-residential uses which shall extend along the entire width of the building, except for Type 1 lobbies, entrances and exits to accessory off-street parking facilities, and entryways to subway stations provided in accordance with the provisions of Section 37-33 (Maximum Width of Certain Uses). Such non-residential uses comply with the minimum depth provisions of Section 37-32 (Ground Floor Depth Requirements for Certain Uses).
Enclosed parking spaces, or parking spaces within a building, including such spaces accessory to residences, shall be permitted to occupy stories that have a floor level within five feet of curb level provided they comply with the provisions of Section 37-35 (Parking Wrap and Screening Requirements). Loading berths serving any permitted use in the building may occupy up to 40 feet of such street frontage and, if such building fronts on both a wide street and a narrow street, such loading berth shall be located only on a narrow street.
In C4-5D and C6-3D Districts, and in C2 Districts mapped within R7D or R9D Districts, each ground floor level street wall in a building developed or enlarged on the ground floor level shall comply with the glazing provisions set forth in Section 37-34 (Minimum Transparency Requirements).