What is an accessory building/structure?
An accessory building/structure may be any of the following:
- Barn
- Carport
- Detached garage
- In-ground or above ground pool, or similar structures not intended to provide living quarters
- Storage building/shed (metal, prefab, stick-built)

Note: The following cannot be used as an accessory building/structure:
- Camper
- Mobile/manufactured home
- Recreational vehicle
- Semi-trailer
- Shipping container
- Vehicle or portions of a vehicle

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1. When is a building/zoning permit required?
2. What is the minimum amount of acreage required to construct a single family dwelling?
3. What is a certified house location survey and when is it required?
4. May I have more than 1 dwelling on my property?
5. What are setbacks and how do I determine what the required setbacks are for my property?
6. What is an accessory building/structure?
7. May I construct an accessory building/structure before I build my house?
8. What are the setbacks for an accessory building?
9. Where and how do I get a 911 address?
10. What is a Rezoning?
11. What is a Use permit?
12. What is a Zoning Text Amendment?
13. What is a Proffer Amendment?
14. What is the Board of Zoning Appeals (BZA)?
15. What is a Variance?
16. What is a zoning Violation?