§ 15.3. Cemeteries and mausoleums.  

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  • In addition to the requirements applicable to cemeteries and other such similar uses within the districts where such are permitted the following requirements and regulations shall be complied with:


    Dimensional requirements.


    Minimum parcel size. The minimum parcel size for cemeteries and/or mausoleums shall not be less than ten acres, and crematories (building only) shall not be less than two acres unless such uses are extensions of one that exists at the time of adoption of this section.


    Minimum yard setbacks. No part of any crypt, mausoleum, or other building, other than a subterranean grave, shall be less than 50 feet from the nearest lot line.


    Parcel coverage. Crypts, mausoleums, or other structures, other than monuments, shall together not occupy more than ten percent of the total area.


    Buffering and screening. A continuous screening device shall be provided and maintained along with all boundary lines separating said cemetery or crematories from any contiguous land.