|Topic||Subtopic||Policy or Policy Excerpt||Document Location|
|food sales, access and procurement;||mobile/street food vending;||Definitions ...“operation base” means the primary location of a Mobile Food Vendor business. It includes the location for office space, vehicle storage, product storage, food preparation space etc. The Operation Base is defined as an area with in the municipal boundaries of the Town; ...||37 (pg. 169)|
|food sales, access and procurement;||mobile/street food vending;||GENERAL REGULATIONS FOR OPERATION BASE: a) Where listed as a Use, Operation Base may be located in residential or non-residential Districts; b) Operation Base located within a residence shall be limited to a maximum of 30% of the gross floor area of the principal residence, which includes the area of one (1) accessory building. All business activities shall be conducted entirely within the confines of these buildings; c) Operation Based and Home Based Business (Major) may be placed within the same residence subject to the combined gross Land Use Bylaw 0/2004 Office Consolidation 54 floor area of the two uses and at the discretion and satisfaction of the Development Authority; d) Operation Base located within a residence shall have employees limited to the residents of the dwelling unit; e) Exterior storage of goods or materials related to the Operation Base is prohibited within all residential districts; f) Vehicles related to the Operation Base that are over 4,500 kg are not permitted to be stored or parked in a residential district or the Central Business District between the hours of 8:00pm and 8:00am; g) Vehicles related to the Operation Base that are permitted to be stored or parked in residential and non-residential districts shall be screened at the discretion and satisfactory of the Development Authority; h) Operation Base located within a residence is prohibited from having customers at the dwelling unit; i) All Operation Bases must meet the requirements of a Mobile Food Vendor Permit & Development Permit; j) Operation Bases must comply with all Municipal and Provincial regulations.
See document for zones where mobile food vending is permitted.
Town of Cochrane
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