NYC Zoning

Zoning Frequently Asked Questions

Zoning FAQ NYC

  Zoning FAQ NYC   The following are New York City¬† Zoning Frequently Asked Questions we receive in our New York Architecture Firm: Fontan Architecture. Residential Zoning FAQ Small Zoning Lots Q. Can I build multifamily on a small zoning lot? A. The NYC Zoning Resolution identifies minimum lot sizes for residential...

Special Natural Area District

Special Natural Area District

New York City has four Special Natural Area Districts. These Natural Areas are meant to protect wildlife, aquatic life, plant life and the natural beauty of the designated areas. Special Natural Area Districts in NYC There are four Special Natural Area Districts in NYC: NA-1 Emerson Hill,...

Use Group 16 NYC Zoning

Use Group 16 NYC Commercial Zoning

The NYC Zoning Resolution has Use Groups to categorize buildings based on their use. NYC Zoning Use Group 16 is semi industrial uses.   Zoning NYC Use Group 16 Certificate Of Occupancy for Use Group 16 Use Groups are listed on the Certificate Of Occupancy for a building. Use...

Use Group 15 NYC Zoning

Use Group 15 NYC Commercial Zoning

The NYC Zoning Resolution has Use Groups to categorize buildings based on their use. NYC Zoning Use Group 15 is for large open amusements.   Zoning NYC Use Group 15 Certificate Of Occupancy for Use Group 15 Use Groups are listed on the Certificate Of Occupancy for a building. ...

Use Group 14

Use Group 14 NYC Commercial Zoning

The NYC Zoning Resolution has Use Groups to categorize buildings based on their use. NYC Zoning Use Group 14 is mostly boating related uses.   Zoning NYC Use Group 14 Certificate Of Occupancy for Use Group 14 Use Groups are listed on the Certificate Of Occupancy for a building....

Use Group 12 NYC Zoning

Use Group 12 NYC Entertainment Zoning

The NYC Zoning Resolution has Use Groups to categorize buildings based on their use. NYC Zoning Use Group 12 is mostly large entertainment uses and some retail uses.   Zoning NYC Use Group 12 Certificate Of Occupancy for Use Group 12 Use Groups are listed on the Certificate Of...

Use Group 13 NYC Zoning

Use Group 13 NYC Open Amusement Zoning

The NYC Zoning Resolution has Use Groups to categorize buildings based on their use. NYC Zoning Use Group 13 is mostly open entertainment uses and some retail uses.   Zoning NYC Use Group 13 Certificate Of Occupancy for Use Group 13 Use Groups are listed on the Certificate Of...

Use Group 11 NYC Zoning

Use Group 11 NYC Manufacturing Zoning

The NYC Zoning Resolution has Use Groups to categorize buildings based on their use. NYC Zoning Use Group 11 consists of certain manufacturing uses.   Zoning NYC Use Group 11 Certificate Of Occupancy for Use Group 11 Use Groups are listed on the Certificate Of Occupancy for a building....

Use Group 10 NYC Zoning

Large Retail Zoning NYC Use Group 10

The NYC Zoning Resolution has Use Groups to categorize buildings based on their use. NYC Zoning Use Group 10 consists of Large Retail Commercial uses such as Department Stores.   Commercial Zoning NYC Use Group 10 Certificate Of Occupancy for Use Group 10 Use Groups are listed on the...

Little Italy Zoning Special District

Little Italy has a special zoning district with additional regulations in addition to the underlying zoning district rules. All zoning regulations apply in the underlying zoning district unless specifically altered by the Special District regulations.   Little Italy Zoning The Little Italy Special Zoning District is broken into...