What are property setbacks?
The minimum horizontal distance from any lot line, road easement, ordinary high water level, or other referenced feature that a structure or improvement may be placed, as measured from the lot line to the closest point of the structure or improvement. You will need to know your zoning to know which setbacks you have.

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1. May I operate a business out of my home?
2. What is an Interim Use Permit and how do I obtain one?
3. What are property setbacks?
4. How do I find my property lines?
5. How do I determine where the wetlands are located on my property?
6. Do I need a permit if I change my water heater?
7. Can I build a pole building on my property?
8. Does a contractor need a City license?