Retail Sales and Business Restrictions

In March 2006 the Sawmill Cove Board began working with a group of downtown business owners to make changes to the Municipal Zoning Code regarding retail sales at the Industrial Park.

In August 2006, the Assembly enacted the revised zoning code. The provisions are shown in the following table:

Portion of Zoning Table 22.16.015-6
Retail and Business Uses for SC District
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Type of Use
Status as Per 2006
Building, hardware and garden materials 
Bulk forest product sales
 
Retail forest products sales 
conditional use 
Art galleries and sales of art 
not permitted 
Department and variety stores 
not permitted 
Food stores 
conditional use permit 
Agricultural product sales 
Motor vehicle and boat dealers 
Auto supply stores 
Gasoline service stations 
conditional use permit 
Apparel and accessory stores 
not permitted 
Furniture and home furnishing stores 
conditional use permit 
Eating and drinking places 
conditional use permit 
Drug stores 
not permitted 
Liquor stores 
not permitted 
Used goods, second hand stores 
conditional use permit 
Sporting goods 
not permitted 
Books, stationary, video, and art supply 
not permitted 
Jewelry stores 
not permitted 
Monuments, tombstones, gravestones 
Hobby, toys, game stores 
not permitted 
Photographic and electronic stores 
not permitted 
Fabric stores 
not permitted 
Fuel dealers 
conditional use permit 
Florists 
not permitted 
Medical supply stores 
not permitted 
Pet shops 
not permitted 
Sales of goods that are wholly manufactured at Gary Paxton Industrial Park SCIP 
P
Sales of gifts, souvenirs and promotional materials that bear the logo or trade name of an SCIP permitted use business 
P
 
Stand alone souvenir and gift shops 
not permitted 
Bulk retail 
not permitted 
General business services 
conditional use permit 
Professional offices 
Communications services 
Research and development services 

 

 

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