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The following regulations appear in Section. 3.11. of the Town’s Land Use Management Ordinance. Development applications in the Blue Hill District (formerly the Ephesus/Fordham District) are subject to these regulations as well as the Blue Hill District Design Guidelines.

**Amendments to the Form-Based Code were adopted on May 23, 2018 and June 27, 2018**

For new specific language please refer to the following:

For summaries of the changes enacted please refer to the following:

Note that the amendments provided above are not yet codified in the materials below.

Sec. 3.11. Ephesus/Fordham Form District (Last Updated March 6, 2017)

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Sec. 3.11.1. Introductory Provisions
  3.11.1.1. Purpose
  3.11.1.2. Overall Site Design

Sec. 3.11.2. District Character

  3.11.2.1. Districts and Frontages
  3.11.2.2. Regulating Plan
  3.11.2.3. Walkable Residential (WR-3 and WR-7)
  3.11.2.4. Walkable Mixed Use (WX-5 and WX-7)
  3.11.2.5. Frontages
  3.11.2.6. Building Elements
  3.11.2.7. Measurements and Exceptions

Sec. 3.11.3. Use Requirements
  3.11.3.1. Permitted Uses
  3.11.3.2. Accessory Uses
  3.11.3.3. Classification of Uses
  3.11.3.4. Permitted Use Table
  3.11.3.5. Use Categories

Sec. 3.11.4. Design and Development Standards
  3.11.4.1. Parking Standards
  3.11.4.2. Landscaping Standards
  3.11.4.3. Stormwater Management
  3.11.4.4. Site Lighting
  3.11.4.5. Outdoor Display & Storage
  3.11.4.7. Administration of Form Districts
  3.11.4.8. Defined Terms

 

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