The following measurement methods shall be used to determine compliance with the dimensional standards in this chapter:
A. Street setbacks shall be measured from the existing edge of a street right-of-way or temporary turnaround.
B. Lot widths shall be measured by scaling a circle of the applicable diameter within the boundaries of the lot; provided, that an access easement shall not be included within the circle.
C. For any calculation which ends in a fraction of 0.5 or greater, the number will be rounded up to the next whole number. Any fraction less than 0.5 will be rounded down to the next whole number.
D. Lot area shall be the total horizontal land area contained within the boundaries of a lot.
E. Open space calculations shall include areas of turf, landscaping, natural vegetation, or surface water retention/detention facilities, including vegetated areas within low impact development facilities. (Ord. 2315, 2016)