Convention Center-sports Arena in the District of Columbia: Hearing, Ninety-second Congress, First Session, on H.R. 5635 ... March 29, 1971

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Page 30 - Act the height of buildings shall be measured from the level of the sidewalk opposite the middle of the front of the building to the highest point of the roof.
Page 31 - Nonprofit organization" means an organization organized and operated exclusively for religious, charitable, literary, scientific, community, or educational purposes, or for the prevention of cruelty to children or animals, provided no part of its net income inures to the benefit of any private shareholder or individual. •100.14 "Off-street loading berth" means an off-street space provided for cargo vehicles, when loading and unloading.
Page 30 - Home occupation" means an occupation in connection with which there is used no more than one sign or display which does not exceed 144 square inches in area ; no stock in trade is kept nor any commodity sold upon the premises ; no person employed other than a member of the immediate family residing on the premises ; and no mechanical equipment used except such as is permissible for purely domestic or household purposes. *100.13 "Nonprofit organization...
Page 80 - I want to thank you very much for giving us the opportunity to present our proposal.
Page 30 - Floor area ratio" means a figure which expresses the total gross floor area as a multiple of the area of the lot. This figure is determined by dividing the gross floor area of all buildings on a lot by the area of that lot. *100.10 "Habitable room" means an undivided enclosed space used for living, sleeping, or kitchen facilities. The term "habitable room...
Page 21 - ... floor of the other body, and adopting it here without any opportunity for amendment. Mr. DINGELL. I think the facts on that speak for themselves, Mr. Chairman. Mr. COLMER. I think they did very loudly. Are there any questions of Mr. Dingell ? Mr. SMITH. I would like to commend the gentleman. I think this is one of the finest statements that I have ever heard presented to the committee. It is nonemotional, forward, and honest. I appreciate it very much. I only wish the whole Judiciary Committee...
Page 30 - Building area" means the maximum horizontal projected area of a building and its accessory buildings. The term "building area" shall include all side yards and open courts less than 5 feet in width and all closed courts less than 0 feet in width.
Page 57 - ... land in conformity with the requirements of this plan within a reasonable time as determined by the Agency. 420.00 REHABILITATION REQUIREMENTS Each owner shall comply with applicable laws and regulations of the District of Columbia. 421.00 RESIDENTIAL REHABILITATION REQUIREMENTS 421.01 Each dwelling unit shall have as a minimum within the dwelling unit, a private bathroom which shall contain tub or shower, lavatory and water closet in good condition. 421.02 Each dwelling unit shall have a means...
Page 50 - Aterials" should be developed for a capacity of more than 15,000 vehicles per day. A major arterial requires four lanes available for moving traffic at all times, and, depending upon local demands, more than four lanes available during peak hours. It implies, according to local circumstances, use of special control measures such as one-way or reversible lane operation, restriction of parking or denial of curb access, special signal control systems, or conatruction of grade separations at complex...
Page 55 - Access to Each Living Unit Access to each living unit shall be provided without passing through any other living unit.

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