Own your own home?
In Residential Zoning Districts, the in-home business shall not have any outside storage, no signage, no employees or customers, and no increase in neighborhood traffic nor changes in any type of traffic may occur.
In the Agriculture District, the in-home business shall not generate excessive traffic or conditions detrimental to the character of the surrounding area.
The in-home business shall only be operated by the members of the family residing on the premises. Only products or services shall be sold by family members.
Restrictions do not apply to the sale of unprocessed agricultural items (i.e.: fruits and vegetables, along with any animal byproducts).
The home business must not occupy more than 25% or 500 square feet (whichever is smaller) of the floor area within the main building.
If the home business is located in another building on the property, it can not be larger than ⅓ of the size of the main dwelling. It shall be located in the rear of the main dwelling. The minimum requirements must be met. If you have questions, call Community Development at 946-9303.
You must have written permission from the homeowner. All of the requirements for an in-home business still apply.