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Initially, it depends on the zoning district that a person lives in. Zoning districts area are as follows:
a) Agricultural and Rural Residential - you may have up to 1200 square feet for the first 2 full acres, additional acreage can allow for more square footage.
b) R-1 - the maximum allowed is 792 square feet
c) R_2 - the maximum allowed is 594 square feet
d) R-3 - the maximum allowed is 396 square feet
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Yes, depending on the residential zoning district you live in:
a) Agricultural and Rural Residential District - recreational vehicles have no restrictions.
b) R-1, R-2, & R-3 Residential Districts - recreational vehicles can not be located within any setback of these districts. Please contact the Zoning Administrator if you need verification on what the setbacks are in your district.
Yes, you do need a permit which does have a one-time application fee. Learn more about home based business permits.
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A resident is limited to having three dogs, and they must be licensed through the Kent County Animal Shelter.