Article 9.3 - Agricultural Industry in the rural and transitional district

Agricultural Industry, limited to the production of commercial poultry or small livestock in enclosed buildings, according to the procedures of Section 11.4.10.

The Town Board shall issue a Special Use Permit for the production of commercial poultry or small livestock in enclosed buildings in the Rural and Transitional District if, but not unless, the evidence presented at the Special Use Permit hearing establishes:

.1 That the proposed use will not be in conflict with the objectives of the most detailed plan adopted for the area; and
.2 That the proposed use will not endanger the public health and safety, nor substantially reduce the value of nearby property; and
.3 That no part of the proposed use will be located or operated so as to emit dust, noise, fumes, or odors in concentrations or amounts that would constitute a nuisance to persons of ordinary sensitivities on nearby properties; and
.4 That there will be a separation of no less than 250 feet between structures housing the agricultural industry and any property located in a residential district or developed for residential or mixed use purposes; and
.5 That the proposed use shall be located on a lot of no less than ten acres.

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