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Setbacks for Property Lines

Prior to construction of additions, or structures, all distances from property lines (setbacks) must comply with the City code. View more information regarding building distances from property lines (setbacks).  After reviewing all the setback requirements, if you believe you may not meet those requirements, you may apply for a variance before the Board of Adjustment. 

The application and process pertaining to the Board of Adjustment can be obtained by submitting a service request or call Planning at 720-898-7453. 

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