§14-511. Industrial District Rules and Exceptions.
(1) Industrial Districts Abutting Residential Districts.
any Industrial district abuts a Residential district, side yards and/or rear
yards shall be provided in the Industrial district on the sides so abutting. The
minimum requirements for said yards shall be either those for the Industrial
district, or those for the Residential district on the abutting side, whichever
is the larger.
(2) Appurtenances Above Height Restrictions.
following appurtenances of buildings when directly attached as part of the main
building may be erected to heights in excess of the prescribed height limit in
an Industrial District:
(c) Penthouses or roof structures for the housing of elevators,
stairways, tanks, ventilating fans, heating and cooling towers or similar
equipment required to operate and maintain the building;
(e) Radio and television
"L-2," "L-3," "L-4" and "L-5," Wireless Service Facilities (Facilities) shall be
the conditions set forth
§ 14-312(2)(b) have been met, further provided that antennas to be placed
on an existing structure shall be permitted without meeting any of the
conditions set forth in § 14-312(2)(b);
(b) In "G-1," "G-2," "LR,"
and "PI," Facilities shall be permitted, provided that Facilities located within
500 feet of a Residential District or a lot line of a residential dwelling unit
and shall comply
with all of
the conditions set forth in § 14-312(2)(b).
Permitted Uses Within The Philadelphia Auto
Within the area
bounded by Sixty-third street, Passyunk avenue, Essington avenue, Bartram
avenue, Island avenue and Lindbergh boulevard, the following uses shall be
permitted in a "G-2" General Industrial District:
(a) Auto, machine or
wagon repair shop, including auto body and fender work and
(b) Automobile service station for the retail sale of
automobile fuels, lubricants, radiator fluids and accessories, and for the
performance indoors of incidental service and repairs to automobiles, and the
inspection of automobiles, provided the same is licensed by the Commonwealth of
(c) Car washing establishment, using mechanical equipment
for the purpose of washing and/or polishing automobiles and other vehicles;
(d) The following uses as a main use:
(.2) Private garage;
(.3) Public parking
(.4) Private parking lot;
(.5) Automobile sales lot and
automobile showroom; car rental.