Definitions for "Change of Use"
A change in the way that land or buildings are used.
A type of Development Permit required when the use is changing from a permitted use to a discretionary use (e.g., restaurant to drinking establishment in C-2) or one discretionary use to another discretionary use (e.g., child care facility to private school in C-2).
more correctly referred to as a 'material change of use'. A change in the use of land or buildings that is of significance for planning purposes, often requiring planning permission.
an intrusion upon my life that will dramatically reduce its quality