What clearances are required from appurtenances?
The nearest edge of any driveway curb cut shall be a minimum of three feet from a property line or at grade utility such as a drainage drop inlet. The nearest edge of the driveway shall also be a minimum of 5 feet from the projection of any above ground utility such as utility pole, traffic signal, fire hydrant, etc. the driveway shall be a minimum of 12 feet from any street tree. Water and sewer lines from the street to the house must be located outside of the driveway.

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1. How far does the front of a garage have to setback from the back of the sidewalk?
2. What if only temporary access is needed?
3. What sight distance is required at driveways?
4. What clearances are required from appurtenances?
5. What spacing can driveways have?
6. How wide can the driveway be?
7. Where can the driveways be located?
8. How many driveways can a property have?
9. Why was this driveway policy developed?
10. Will I need anything else?
11. What do I need to submit?
12. What conditions will the City require my project to meet?
13. Whom can I contact with additional questions?
14. Whom can I contact for business loans?
15. Who can help me recruit qualified employees?
16. Will I need a business tax license from the City of Ventura?
17. Where should I locate my business?
18. I'm thinking of starting a business in Ventura. Whom should I contact?
19. Are you open Fridays?
20. Who is my planner?
21. What is my zoning?