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M1 M2 M3
In all districts, as indicated, accessory off-street loading berths, open or enclosed, shall be provided in conformity with the requirements set forth in the table in this Section and under rules and regulations promulgated by the Commissioner of Buildings, for all development after December 15, 1961, for the community facility, commercial or manufacturing uses listed in the table, except as otherwise provided in Sections 44-53 (Special Provisions for a Single Zoning Lot With Uses Subject to Different Loading Requirements) or 44-54 (Wholesale, Manufacturing or Storage Uses Combined With Other Uses), as a condition precedent to the use of such development.
After December 15, 1961, if the use of any building or other structure or zoning lot is changed or enlarged, the requirements set forth in the table shall apply to the floor area of the changed or enlarged portion of such building or of the lot area used for such use.
For the purposes of this Section, a tract of land on which a group of such uses is developed under single ownership or control shall be considered a single zoning lot.
Whenever any use specified in the table is located on an open lot, the requirements set forth in the table for floor area shall apply to the lot area used for such use.
REQUIRED OFF-STREET LOADING BERTHS FOR DEVELOPMENTS, ENLARGEMENTS OR CHANGES OF USE
Type of Use For Floor Area (in square feet) Required Berths
M1 M2 M3 First 10,000 1
Hospitals and related facilities* or prisons Next 290,000 None
Each additional 300,000 or fraction thereof 1
M1 M2 M3 First 10,000 1
Funeral establishments Next 20,000 1
Any additional amount 1
M1-1 M1-2 M1-4 M2-1 M2-3 M3-1 M3-2 First 25,000 None
Hotels, offices, or court houses Next 75,000 1
Next 200,000 1
Each additional 300,000 or fraction thereof 1
M1-3 M1-5 M1-6 M2-2 M2-4 First 100,000 None
Hotels, offices, or court houses Next 200,000 1
Each additional 300,000 or fraction thereof 1
M1-1 M1-2 M1-4 M2-1 M2-3 M3-1 M3-2 First 8,000 None
Commercial uses      
All retail or service uses listed in Use Group 6A, 6C, 7B, 8B, 9A, 9B, 10A, 14A or 16A Next 17,000 1
Next 15,000  
Next 20,000 1
All amusement uses listed in Use Group 8A or 12A Next 40,000 1
All automotive service uses listed in Use Group 7D Each additional 150,000 or fraction thereof 1
M1-3 M1-5 M1-6 M2-2 M2-4 First 25,000 None
Commercial uses    
All retail or service uses listed in Use Group 6A, 6C, 7B, 8B, 9A, 9B, 10A, 14A or 16A Next 15,000 1
All amusement uses listed in Use Group 8A or 12A Next 60,000 1
All automotive service uses listed in Use Group 7D Each additional 150,000 or fraction thereof 1
M1-1 M1-2 M1-4 M2-1 M2-3 M3-1 M3-2 First 8,000 None
Services, wholesale, manufacturing or storage uses Next 17,000 1
Next 15,000 1
All service, wholesale or storage uses listed in Use Group 7C, 10B, 11B, 16D, 17A or 18B Next 20,000 1
All manufacturing uses listed in Use Group 11A, 17B or 18A Each additional 80,000 or fraction thereof 1
M1-3 M1-5 M1-6 M2-2 M2-4 First 15,000 None
Services, wholesale, manufacturing or storage uses Next 25,000 1
All service, wholesale or storage uses listed in Use Group 7C, 10B, 11B, 16D, 17A or 18B Next 40,000 1
All manufacturing uses listed in Use Group 11A, 17B or 18A Each additional 80,000 or fraction thereof 1
*        Requirements in this table are in addition to area utilized for ambulance parking.

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