Zoning Regulations (17:9-34)
Garage applications are expected to adhere to the following guidelines of the Land Use Ordinance:
A one (1) car parking garage, not to exceed twelve by twenty-five (12 x 25) feet or three hundred (300) square feet, for a single-family unit, or a two (2) car garage not to exceed twenty-two by twenty-five (22 by 25) feet or five hundred fifty (550) square feet, for a two-family dwelling unit, shall be provided for all residential dwellings.
A two (2) car garage may be constructed on a single-family dwelling lot provided it does not exceed the maximum garage size of five hundred fifty (550) square feet.
Rebuilding a garage?
If a garage is demolished, a new garage must be constructed within one (1) year of the obtaining of a demolition permit.
Historic District Garages
New garages constructed on any properties in residential historic districts shall be detached from the residence and located to the rear of the residence. You must apply with the Historic Preservation Commission if you live in a historic district.