Setback line


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Setback line

The legal distance required between a property line and the face of a building; may be dictated by a deed restriction or local ordinance.

building line

A line established by law or agreement usually parallel to a property line, beyond which a structure may not extend. This restriction generally does not apply to uncovered entrance platforms, terraces, and steps.
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It is important to note that each setback line and buffer area is created in the native ArcView shapefile format, which remains with the system during the session and is reconstructed upon reloading the system.
To solve the space and traffic problems, Richardson moved the kitchen's south wall 8 feet outward to the setback line, enclosing a 14-foot-long section of the deck.
regular session in Council Meeting Room, public hearing on cell tower proposal and creating setback line for riverfront property in Glenwood.
work session on Willamette River Greenway setback line for Glenwood properties, cell tower at CourtSports.