Frequently Asked Questions
Download the Lot Combination Form or pick up an application at the Community Development Department.
A lot split is a specific division of property into two or more smaller parcels, usually for the purpose of construction or sale. Lot splits are regulated by Chapter 102 of the City Code, the Subdivision Ordinance.
There are two types of lot splits:
- Changing the actual dimensions of platted parcels, or
- A Lot Separation is separating two or more lots of record for a building permit.
Download the lot split application form or pick up the application at the Community Development Department.
If the proposed lots meet the minimum zoning requirements, a proposal is set for the City Commission. The City Commission reviews the lot split for compliance with Section 102 of the Subdivision Ordinance.
For lot separations for building permit, the Building Official reviews the lot and determines that the proposed lot meets minimum Zoning Ordinance provisions and then lots are separated for the purpose of a building permit.
For more information, call 248-530-1850.