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17.28.100 Driveways Defined.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 184957, effective November 25, 2011.)  As used in this Chapter, the following terms shall have the meaning as set forth below.

A.  “Driveway” means a paved way for vehicular traffic extending from the roadway to the property line across a sidewalk, whether or not such sidewalk is improved, for the purpose of providing access to parking or maneuvering space on abutting property.

B.  “Residential driveway” means a driveway serving a one or two family residence.

C.  “Commercial driveway” means a driveway serving any property except a one or two family residence.