No building shall be erected, moved, altered, rebuilt or enlarged nor shall any land or building be used, designed or arranged to be used for any purpose or in any manner except in conformity with all regulations, requirements and restrictions specified in this chapter for the district in which such building or land is located.
No changes to an existing use, other than a one-family dwelling and accessory uses thereto, shall be made, in terms of the type of land use or the intensity of the use, except in conformance with an approved site plan or special permit as appropriate.
[Added 9-6-1983 by L.L. No. 4-1983]
In interpreting and complying with this chapter, the requirements contained herein are declared to be the minimum requirements necessary for the attainment of the purposes set forth in Article I.
Where this chapter requires a greater width or size of yards or other open spaces, or a lower height of building, or a fewer number of stories, or a greater percentage of lot area to be left unoccupied, or otherwise imposes greater restrictions than required by any other statute, bylaw, ordinance or regulation, the provisions of this chapter shall govern. Where the provisions of any other statute, bylaw, ordinance or regulation require a greater width or size of yards or other open spaces, or a lower height of building, or a fewer number of stories, or a greater percentage of lot area to be left unoccupied, or otherwise impose greater restrictions than are required by this chapter, the provisions of such statute, bylaw, ordinance or regulation shall govern.