What are the height restrictions for Principal and Accessory structures on my property?

Building Height is dependent on Zone District and type of structure.  Use Maps and More to find a property’s zone district.  

https://maps.pitkincounty.com/gvh/?viewer=ComDev

Building Height limits for Principal, Accessory, and Agricultural structures can be found in 5-1.A-D (Dimensional Standards Tables), and Section 5-20-60 (Measurement of Building Height).  Building Height may be further restricted through Subdivision or other Land Use Approval.

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1. What are the setbacks on my property?
2. How do I determine what is my front yard for setback purposes?
3. What are the height restrictions for Principal and Accessory structures on my property?
4. What is Gross Floor Area and Final Maximum Floor Area?
5. What zone district is my property in? How can I find more information on that zone district?
6. What uses are allowed on my property?
7. Where can I find Land Use Application Fees?
8. When/can/should I meet with a Planner?
9. What/When do I schedule a Pre-Application Conference Request with a Planner? How do I schedule it?
10. What is a CDU, and can I have one on my property?
11. What is an agricultural building?
12. What is a non-conforming structure or use?
13. What are vested rights?
14. Can I rent my home or rooms in my home as a short-term rental?
15. Can I live in a camper on my property?
16. What is a Transferable Development Right (TDR)? What is a TDR receiver/sender site?
17. Where can I search TDR Certificates?
18. How do I search for prior approvals/records on a property using the Pitkin County Clerk & Recorder’s?
19. How do I request public records? (CORA Records Request - Colorado Open Records Act)
20. How do I search for prior approvals/records on a property using Pitkin County Laserfiche records?
21. How do I search for prior approvals/records on a property using the Pitkin County Clerk & Recorder's?