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(1) There are three graduations of Overpressure exposure as follows:

a. Zone A. In areas exposed to Overpressures greater than or equal to 0.5 pounds per square inch (psi) no structural Development shall be allowed without the certification set forth in Section 7-14-503, unless said structural Development is related to a facility existing as of January 1, 1990 for the testing of explosives, rockets, and similar materials and devices.

b. Zone B. In areas between 0.5 and 0.35 psi, residential Uses of various densities are allowed. In other zones, residential Uses shall only be allowed if the Uses are accessory to a Primary Commercial, industrial, or educational Use. All other Uses, such as Commercial/industrial Uses shall only be allowed as provided in Section 7-14-503 below.

c. Zone C. In areas between 0.35 and 0.2 psi, residential Uses of various densities are allowed. All other Uses such as Commercial/industrial land uses shall only be allowed as provided in Section 7-14-503 below.

(2) These three Overpressure Zones are defined by circles on the official West Valley City Zoning map in the southwest quadrant of the City.

(3) Where a question exists in defining the location of an Overpressure line on the ground, the provisions of the most restrictive zone shall apply to the entire Structure divided by the line.