What is a use? Accessory Use? Principal Use?

The specific purpose for which land or a structure is designed, arranged, intended, occupied or maintained.

Accessory Use - A use customarily incidental and subordinate to the principal use or building and located on the same lot with this principal use or building.

Principal use - The main or primary use of property or structures.

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1. What does "Accessory Use" mean?
2. What is a Right of Way?
3. What are Setbacks?
4. What is a use? Accessory Use? Principal Use?
5. What is a non-conforming use?
6. What is the difference between a variance and special exception?
7. Do fences require a permit?
8. Do temporary signs require a permit?
9. Can I have chickens on my property?
10. Can I have a compost pile on my property?
11. How do I find my property lines?