uses in Single-Family Residence Districts
building or lot within the A-1 through A-17 single-family residence
districts shall be used only for the following purposes:
Accessory structures and accessory uses customarily incident to the above
Home occupation is a permitted use in a single-family dwelling unit
provided that the following conditions are fully and completely complied
The home occupation shall be subject to the income tax ordinance of the
Village of Ottawa Hills.
2) No sign nor any exterior indication of home occupation
related activity is visible from the exterior of the dwelling.
Motor vehicles which identify the home occupation are not permitted to be
parked at the location of the dwelling.
The home occupation shall be operated by a resident or residents of the
dwelling who may employ one other employee who is not a resident of the
The home occupation does not generate additional traffic or parking in a
manner which is detrimental to the adjoining properties or to the
residential integrity of the area surrounding the dwelling.
The activity shall in no way diminish or adversely impact public safety.
There shall be no adverse environmental impact including but not limited to
excessive noise, odor and emissions.
No inventory or stock of materials which is detrimental to the residential
integrity of the area surrounding the dwelling shall be maintained on the
There shall be no outside storage of material, inventory or equipment.
The principal use of the dwelling must be maintained as a residential use
and the home occupation cannot occupy more than 20% of the square feet of
the main dwelling.
above uses shall be subject to the following requirements:
Maximum and minimum height and maximum and minimum lot areas as required by
Yards, lot coverage, paved area and setbacks as required by Section 8.1.
Off-street parking as required by Section 10.1.