Sec. 35.1-67. Police and fire stations.
Police and fire stations shall, as often as possible, be located in commercial and industrial districts. When located by conditional use permit in residential districts, the following findings must be made:
(a) That such use will serve the area within which it is proposed to be located; that there are serious difficulties in locating it in a district wherein it is permitted by right and from which it could serve the area, which make it necessary to locate such use within a residential district.
(b) That the site will provide good access to an arterial street without passing through a low or medium density residential area.
(c) That normal paths of access to the facility will not traverse routes heavily traveled to schools or playgrounds within five hundred (500) feet of the facility.
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