[Ord. No. 338 Art. IV §A, 11-14-1991]
For the purposes of this Chapter the City of Gerald, Missouri, is divided into the following districts:
"A-1" General Agricultural District.
"R-1" Single-Family District.
"R-2" Two-Family/Multi-Family District.
"B-1" Commercial District.
"C-2" Public/Non-Profit District.
"I-1" Light Industrial District.
"I-2" Heavy Industrial District.
"M-1" Mobile Home District.
[Ord. No. 338 Art. IV §B, 11-14-1991]
The basic intent and purpose of each district is generally described as follows:
"A-1" General Agricultural District. Primarily undeveloped land usually found on the periphery of the City. Such lands are usually restricted to agriculture and limited residential use, and constitute the prime areas for urban growth and expansion.
"R-1" Single-Family District. Residential district with related recreational, religious, and educational facilities being provided.
"R-2" Two-Family/Multi-Family District. Residential districts with slightly higher population.
"B-1" Commercial District. Automobile and pedestrian oriented commercial districts providing a wide variety of business services and retail outlets. Such districts usually generate a lot of traffic and require strict parking, paving width, and building setback provisions.
"C-1" City-Owned. Property that is directly owned by the City of Gerald.
"C-2" Public/Non-Profit. Property or land that is owned by any non-profit organization.
"I-1" Light Industrial District. An Industrial District intended primarily for light manufacturing, assembling, fabrication or warehousing, wholesale and service uses. This area may require access to rail and street transportation. Buildings should be architecturally attractive and surrounded by landscaped yards.
"I-2" Heavy Industrial District. An Industrial District intended to provide for a class of uses other than those specified in the "I-1" Light Industrial category. This is an area of intense use and should be separated from residential and commercial use wherever possible.
"M-1" Mobile Home District. An area intended for the orderly planned development of mobile homes and related facilities. The requirements for open space and facilities are similar to those provided for in the "R-2" Two-Family/Multi-Family District.