Lamar County Zoning Ordinance PDF  | Print |
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If you have any questions about the text of the Ordinance or any questions as to understanding the meaning of something please contact the Planning Department.

Zoning Ordinance Cover  Cover Page
Zoning Ordinance Officials Officials
Zoning Ordinance Table of Contents  Table of Contents
Zoning Ordinance Preamble  Preamble
Zoning Ordinance Article I  Title and Purpose
Zoning Ordinance Article II  Interpretation and Definitions
Zoning Ordinance Article III  Establishment of Zoning Districts: Provision for Official Zoning Map
Zoning Ordinance Article IV  General Regulations
Zoning Ordinance Article V  Agricultural District/ General Areas (Unzoned)
Zoning Ordinance Article VI  RE                 Residential Estate District
Zoning Ordinance Article VII  RE-MH           Residential Estate District

Zoning Ordinance Article VIII

 R-1               Low Density Residential District
Zoning Ordinance Article IX  R-2               Moderate Density residential District
Zoning Ordinance Article X  PH                Patio Home District
Zoning Ordinance Article XI  TH                Town House District
Zoning Ordinance Article XII  R-3               High Density Residential District
Zoning Ordinance Article XIII  MHP              Manufactured Home Park Residential District
Zoning Ordinance Article XIV  MHS              Manufactured/ Mobile Home Subdivision
Zoning Ordinance Article XV  PUD              Planned Unit Development District
Zoning Ordinance Article XVI  C-1               Restricted Commercial District

Zoning Article Article XVII

  C-2               General Commercial District
Zoning Ordinance Article XVIII   C-3               Highway Commercial District
Zoning Ordinance Article XIX C98/589         Corridor 98/589 District
Zoning Ordinance Article XX
 MX                 Mixed Use District
Zoning Ordinance Article XXI
 I-1                 Limited Industrial District
Zoning Ordinance Article XXII
 I-2                 Heavy Industrial District
Zoning Ordinance Article XXIII Special Use District
Zoning Ordinance Article XXIV
 Off Street Parking, Loading Space and Access Requirements
Zoning Ordinance Article XXV
 Nonconformities
Zoning Ordinance Article XXVI
 Sign Regulation
Zoning Ordinance Article XXVII  Wireless Communications
Zoning Ordinance Article XXVIII  Administration and Enforcement
Zoning Ordinance Article XXIX Miscellaneous Provisions
 
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Purvis, MS 39475
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