• Takes an existing space on the property either within the primary structure, a garage or an accessory structure and converts it to an independent unit. 
  • Has its own entrance. 
  • Includes a sleeping, cooking, bathroom, bathing and living areas. 
  • Setbacks are not required for existing garage that is converted to an ADU. 
  • No additional parking can be required if located within one-half mile walking distance of public transit. 
  • No replacement parking is required when converting or demolishing a garage, carport or covered parking structure. 
  • Cannot be used for short-term rental of less than 30 days.