No front yards or side yards are required in Special Mixed Use Districts. However, for residential buildings other than single- or two-family residences, if any open area extending along a side lot line is provided at any level, such open area shall have a minimum width of eight feet.
No front yards or side yards are required in Special Mixed Use Districts. However, if any open area extending along a side lot line is provided at any level, such open area shall have a minimum width of eight feet; except, if the mixed use building contains no more than two dwelling units, the open area extending along a side lot line may be less than eight feet in width at the level of the dwelling unit. For a residential portion of a mixed use building, the required rear yard shall be provided at the floor level of the lowest story containing dwelling units where any window of such dwelling unit faces onto such rear yard.
Along such portion of the Special Mixed Use District boundary that coincides with a side lot line of a zoning lot within an R1, R2, R3, R4 or R5 District, an open area not higher than curb level and with a width of at least eight feet shall be required within the Special Mixed Use District.
123-655 Special Permitted Obstructions in Required Yards or Rear Yard Equivalents for Affordable Independent Residences for Seniors
A portion of a building used for residential uses other than dwelling units in Quality Housing buildings containing affordable independent residents for seniors on zoning lots meeting the criteria set forth in paragraph (a)(4) of Section 23-664 (Modified height and setback regulations for certain Inclusionary Housing buildings or affordable independent residences for seniors) shall be a permitted obstruction within a rear yard or rear yard equivalent on zoning lots in Special Mixed Use Districts with R6 through R10 District designations, provided that the height of such building portion does not exceed one story, or 15 feet above the adjoining grade, whichever is less, and provided that such space shall be accessible to all residents of the building.