Sec. 35.1-25.1.10. Utility screening.
(a) Loading areas, refuse areas, storage yards, stormwater management ponds, HVAC equipment, water vaults, Reduced Pressure Zone (RPZ) devices or other objectionable items shall be screened from view of any public or private street, or any adjacent residential district.
(b) Stormwater Management Facilities intended for display as a water feature or naturalized planting area are exempt from screening requirements.
(c) Screening may be accomplished by a combination of existing evergreen vegetation, walls, fences, earthen berms and new evergreen vegetation appropriate to screen the equipment or activity. The required height of screening at installation shall be sufficient to screen the equipment or activity.
(d) The use of chain link fence as the sole method of screening is prohibited. Where it is deemed appropriate by the property owner or developer for security purposes, it shall be screened from view as listed in paragraph c above. (Ord. of 6-13-06, #O-06-070)
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