Zoning Bylaws & Map

Zoning Bylaw Sections

  1. Preamble (PDF)
  2. Section 1 - Establishment of Districts (PDF)
  3. Section 1A - Definitions (PDF)
  4. Section 2 - Single Residence Districts (PDF)
  5. Section 3 - Single Residence Districts A (PDF)
  6. Section 3A - Town House Districts (PDF)
  7. Section 4 - General Residence Districts (PDF)
  8. Section 5 - General Residence Districts A (PDF)
  9. Section 5A - Multi-Family Residence Districts (PDF)
  10. Section 6 - Limited Residence Districts (PDF)
  11. Section 6A - Limited Apartment Districts (PDF)
  12. Section 7 - Educational Districts (PDF)
  13. Section 8 - Educational Districts A (PDF)
  14. Section 8A - Educational Districts B (PDF)
  15. Section 9 - Administrative and Professional Districts (PDF)
  16. Section 9A - Planned Development Districts (PDF)
  17. Section 9B - Lower Falls Village Commercial District (PDF)
  18. Section 9C - Wellesley Square Commercial District (PDF)
  19. Section 10 - Limited Business Districts (PDF)
  20. Section 11 - Business Districts (PDF)
  21. Section 12 - Business Districts A (PDF)
  22. Section 13 - Industrial Districts (PDF)
  23. Section 14 - Industrial Districts A (PDF)
  24. Section 14A - Transportation Districts (PDF)
  25. Section 14B - Flood Plain or Watershed Protection Districts (PDF)
  26. Section 14C - Conservation Districts (PDF)
  27. Section 14D - Historic Districts (PDF)
  28. Section 14E - Water Supply Protection Districts (PDF)
  29. Section 14F - Residential Incentive Overlay (PDF)
  30. Section 14G - Linden Street Corridor Overlay Zone (PDF)
  31. Section 15 - Public Service Coperations (PDF)
  32. Section 16 - Restrictions Affecting All Districts (PDF)
  33. Section 16A - Project Approval (PDF)
  34. Section 16B - Inclusionary Zoning (PDF)
  35. Section 16C - Drainage Review (PDF)
  36. Section 16D - Large House Review (PDF)
  37. Section 16E - Tree Protection and Preservation (PDF)
  38. Section 16F - Natural Resources Protection (NRP) Development (PDF)
  39. Section 17 - Pre-Existing Non-Conforming Uses, Structures and Lots (PDF)
  40. Section 18 - Area Regulations (PDF)
  41. Section 19 - Yard Regulations (PDF)
  42. Section 20 - Heights of Buildings or Structures (PDF)
  43. Section 21 - Off Street Parking (PDF)
  44. Section 22 - Design Review (PDF)
  45. Section 22A - Signs (PDF)
  46. Section 22B - Swimming Pools (PDF)
  47. Section 22C - Antennas (PDF)
  48. Section 22D - Retaining Walls (PDF)
  49. Section 23 - Enforcement and Penalties (PDF)
  50. Section 24 - Permit Granting Authority (PDF)
  51. Section 25 - Special Permit Granting Authority (PDF)
  52. Section 26 - Adoption Amendment Procedures and Requirements (PDF)
  53. Section 26A - Notice for Public Hearings (PDF)
  54. Section 27 - Existing Bylaws Not Repealed (PDF)
  55. Section 28 - Invalidity (PDF)
  56. Section 29 - Interpretation (PDF)

Notes


  • Section 1A: Updated July 9, 2014 to reflect definitions added and amended under Article 34 at 2014 ATM
  • Section 2: Updated July 9, 2014 to reflect amendments under Article 34 at 2014 ATM
  • Section 9: Updated July 9, 2014 to reflect amendments under Article 34, 2014 ATM
  • Section 9B: Updated July 9, 2014 to reflect amendments under Article 34, 2014 ATM
  • Section 9C: Updated September 10, 2015 to reflect amendments under Article 31, 2015 ATM
  • Section 11: Updated September 10, 2015 to reflect amendments under Article 31, 2015 ATM
  • Section 13: Updated July 9, 2014 to reflect amendments under Article 34, 2014 ATM
  • Section 16F: Added January 9, 2014 to reflect new provisions adopted under Article 28 at 2013 ATM
  • Section 16G - DELETED - Temporary Moratorium On Medical Marijuana Treatment Centers: Added January 9, 2014 to reflect moratorium adopted under Article 32 at 2013 ATM, deleted July 9, 2014 to reflect amendments under Article 34, 2014 ATM
  • Section 18: Updated January 9, 2014 to reflect amendments adopted under Articles 28 and 30 at 2013 ATM
  • Section 22A: Updated September 10, 2015 to reflect amendments adopted under Article 33 and Article 34 at 2015 ATM
  • Section 25: Updated July 9, 2014 to reflect amendments under Article 34, 2014 ATM