The City of Calgary Land Use Bylaw 1P2007
PART 6: MULTI-RESIDENTIAL DISTRICTS
Division 11: Multi-Residential – Low Profile Support Commercial (M-X1) (M-X1d#) District
668 The Multi-Residential — Low Profile Support Commercial District:
a is intended to provide for Multi-Residential Development with support commercial uses in the Developed Area and the Developing Area;
b has Multi-Residential Developments that will typically provide higher numbers of Dwelling Units and traffic generation than low density residential dwellings, and the M-G and M-CG Districts;
d includes a limited range of support commercial multi-residential uses, restricted in size and location within the building;
i provides landscaping to complement the design of the development and to help screen and buffer elements of the development that may have impacts on residents or nearby parcels.
669 The following uses are permitted uses in the Multi-Residential — Low Profile Support Commercial District:
d.1 Secondary Suite;
e Sign — Class A; and
670 1 The following uses are discretionary uses in the Multi-Residential — Low Profile Support Commercial District:
a.1 Artist's Studio;
bb.1 Urban Agriculture; and
2 The following uses are additional discretionary uses in the Multi Residential — Low Profile Support Commercial District if they are located on a parcel in the developed area that is used or was previously used as Duplex Dwelling, Semi-detached Dwelling or Single Detached Dwelling:
a.1 Duplex Dwelling;
673 The depth of all setback areas must be equal to the minimum building setback required in section 674.
674 1 Unless otherwise referenced in subsection (2), the minimum building setback from a property line shared with a street is 3.0 metres.
2 The minimum building setback from a property line shared with a street for a street-oriented multi-residential building is zero metres.
4 Unless otherwise referenced in subsection (5), the minimum building setback from a property line shared with another parcel is 1.2 metres.
5 The minimum building setback from a property line shared with another parcel for a street-oriented multi-residential building is zero metres when the adjoining parcel is designated as a C-N1, C-COR1, CC-X or CC-COR District or a multi-residential district.
676 1 Unless otherwise referenced in subsections (2) and (3), the maximum building height is 14.0 metres.
2 Where a parcel shares a property line with a parcel designated as a low density residential district or M-G District, the maximum building height:
b increases proportionately to a maximum of 14.0 metres measured from grade at a distance of 5.0 metres from the shared property line.
b 14.0 metres measured from grade at a distance greater than 3.0 metres from that shared property line.
Illustration 8: Building Height in the Multi-Residential — Low Profile Support Commercial (M-X1) District
Rules for Commercial Multi-Residential Uses
677 1 All Multi-Residential Development must have a minimum of 300.0 square metres to accommodate commercial multi-residential uses.
a be located on the floor closest to grade of a main residential building;
b be contained completely within the building with the exception of Outdoor Café uses;
4 The maximum use area for each commercial multi-residential use is 325.0 square metres.
4.1 The maximum public area for a Restaurant: Food Service Only or Restaurant: Licensed is 150.0 square metres.
c be located a minimum distance of 5.0 metres from a parcel designated as a low density residential district in the case of a surface parking area.