DIMENSIONS, AREAS, AND OPEN SPACES

This is Article 1.2 of the San Francisco Planning Code, titled “DIMENSIONS, AREAS, AND OPEN SPACES.” It contains 50 laws.

§ 121
MINIMUM LOT WIDTH AND AREA
§ 121.1
DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE LOTS, NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL DISTRICTS
§ 121.2
USE SIZE LIMITS (NON-RESIDENTIAL), NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL DISTRICTS
§ 121.3
DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE LOTS, CHINATOWN MIXED USE DISTRICTS
§ 121.4
USE SIZE LIMITS (NON-RESIDENTIAL), MIXED USE DISTRICTS
§ 121.5
DEVELOPMENT OF LARGE LOTS, RESIDENTIAL DISTRICTS
§ 121.6
LARGE-SCALE RETAIL USES
§ 121.7
RESTRICTION OF LOT MERGERS IN CERTAIN DISTRICTS AND ON PEDESTRIAN-ORIENTED STREETS
§ 121.8
USE SIZE LIMITS (NON-RESIDENTIAL), PDR-1-B AND PDR-2 DISTRICTS
§ 121.9
SUBDIVISION OF LARGE LOTS, PDR DISTRICTS
§ 122
HEIGHT AND BULK LIMITATIONS
§ 123
MAXIMUM FLOOR AREA RATIO
§ 124
BASIC FLOOR AREA RATIO
§ 124.1
FLOOR AREA RATIO EXCEPTIONS: CHINATOWN
§ 125
FLOOR AREA PREMIUMS, DISTRICTS OTHER THAN NC, C-3 AND MIXED USE
§ 127
TRANSFER OF PERMITTED BASIC GROSS FLOOR AREA
§ 128
TRANSFER OF DEVELOPMENT RIGHTS IN C-3 DISTRICTS
§ 130
YARD AND SETBACK REQUIREMENTS, GENERAL
§ 131
LEGISLATED SETBACK LINES
§ 132
FRONT SETBACK AREAS, RTO, RH AND RM DISTRICTS AND FOR REQUIRED SETBACKS FOR PLANNED UNIT DEVELOPMENTS
§ 132.1
SETBACKS AND STREETWALL ARTICULATION: C-3 DISTRICTS
§ 132.2
SETBACKS IN THE NORTH OF MARKET RESIDENTIAL SPECIAL USE DISTRICT
§ 132.3
SUN ACCESS FOR SIDEWALKS SETBACKS - CHINATOWN
§ 133
SIDE YARDS, RH-1(D) DISTRICTS
§ 134
REAR YARDS, R, NC, C, SPD, M, MUG, WMUG, MUO, MUR, UMU, RED, RED-MX, RSD, SLR, SLI AND SSO DISTRICTS
§ 134.1
SITE COVERAGE IN MIXED USE DISTRICTS – CHINATOWN
§ 135
USABLE OPEN SPACE FOR DWELLING UNITS AND GROUP HOUSING, R, NC, MIXED USE, C, AND M DISTRICTS
§ 135.1
OPEN SPACE REQUIREMENTS FOR USES OTHER THAN RESIDENTIAL IN CHINATOWN
§ 135.2
USABLE OPEN SPACE FOR LIVE/WORK UNITS IN NEWLY CONSTRUCTED BUILDINGS OR EXPANSIONS OF EXISTING BUILDINGS
§ 135.3
USABLE OPEN SPACE FOR USES OTHER THAN DWELLING UNITS, GROUP HOUSING AND LIVE/WORK UNITS WITHIN THE SOUTH OF MARKET, EASTERN NEIGHBORHOODS MIXED USE, AND DTR DISTRICTS
§ 136
OBSTRUCTIONS OVER STREETS AND ALLEYS AND IN REQUIRED SETBACKS, YARDS AND USABLE OPEN SPACE
§ 136.1
AWNINGS, CANOPIES AND MARQUEES IN LIMITED COMMERCIAL USES, NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL DISTRICTS, EASTERN NEIGHBORHOODS MIXED USE AND SOUTH OF MARKET MIXED USE DISTRICTS
§ 136.2
OBSTRUCTIONS OVER STREETS AND ALLEYS AND IN REQUIRED SETBACKS, YARDS, AND USABLE OPEN SPACE IN MIXED USE DISTRICTS
§ 136.3
AWNINGS, CANOPIES AND MARQUEES IN THE NORTH OF MARKET RESIDENTIAL SPECIAL USE DISTRICT
§ 137
MODIFICATION OF CERTAIN PLAZAS, ARCADES, AND SIDEWALKS
§ 138
PRIVATELY-OWNED PUBLIC OPEN SPACE REQUIREMENTS IN C-3 DISTRICTS
§ 138.1
STREETSCAPE AND PEDESTRIAN IMPROVEMENTS
§ 139
STANDARDS FOR BIRD-SAFE BUILDINGS
§ 140
ALL DWELLING UNITS IN ALL USE DISTRICTS TO FACE ON AN OPEN AREA
§ 140.1
COMMON AREA REQUIREMENT FOR EFFICIENCY DWELLING UNITS WITH REDUCED SQUARE FOOTAGE
§ 141
SCREENING OF ROOFTOP FEATURES R, NC, C, M, MUG, WMUG, MUO, WMUO, MUR, UMU, RED, RED-MX, DTR, SPD, RSD, SLR, SLI, SALI AND SSO DISTRICTS
§ 144
STREET FRONTAGES IN RH, RTO, RTO-M, AND RM DISTRICTS
§ 144.1
MODERATION OF BUILDING FRONTS IN RM-1 AND RM-2 DISTRICTS
§ 145.1
STREET FRONTAGES IN NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL, RESIDENTIAL-COMMERCIAL, COMMERCIAL, AND MIXED USE DISTRICTS
§ 145.2
OUTDOOR ACTIVITY AREAS AND WALK-UP FACILITIES IN NC DISTRICTS
§ 145.3
MAXIMUM STREET FRONTAGES – CHINATOWN
§ 145.4
REQUIRED GROUND FLOOR COMMERCIAL USES
§ 145.5
GROUND FLOOR STANDARDS IN INDUSTRIAL DISTRICTS
§ 146
SUNLIGHT ACCESS TO PUBLIC SIDEWALKS IN C-3 DISTRICTS
§ 147
REDUCTION OF SHADOWS ON CERTAIN PUBLIC OR PUBLICLY ACCESSIBLE OPEN SPACES IN C-3, SOUTH OF MARKET MIXED USE, AND EASTERN NEIGHBORHOODS MIXED USE DISTRICTS