Chapter 18

Part B: SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE  - (OR6-1987)

Table of Contents

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I. GENERAL PROVISIONS
100 Authority
101 Purpose
102 Title
103 Jurisdiction
104 Conflicting Ordinance: Effective Date
105 Interpretation, Conflict and Separability
106 Amendments
107 Re-subdivision of Land
108 Vacation of Plats
109 Alteration of Requirements
110 Enforcement, Violation and Penalties
   
II. PROCEDURAL REQUIREMENT:
200 Classifications of Subdivision and Land Development
201 Subdivision Application Information
202 Subdivision Review Stages
203 Sketch Plan Stage
204 Preliminary Plan Stage
205 Final Plan Stage
206 Recording
207 Assessment
208 Subdivision and land Development Application Fees
   
III. SPECIFICATIONS FOR SUBDIVISION PLANS
300 Application Information
301 Property Survey
302 Sketch Plan Stage
303 Preliminary Plan Stage
304 Preliminary Plan The Overall Guide to Development
305 Final Plan Stage
   
IV. DESIGN STANDARDS AND INPROVEMENTS REQUIREMENTS
400 Design Principles
401 Road Related Design Standards
402 Design Criteria for Storm Water Management Planning
403 Lotting Standards
404 Block Standards
405 Easements
406 Sidewalks
407 Road Signs
408 Roadside Trees
409 Construction Requirements for Subdivision Improvements
   
V. ASSURANCE FOR COMPLETION AND MAINTENANCE OF IMPROVEMENTS
500 Assurance of Improvements
501 Construction of Improvements Before Final Plan Approval
502 Inspection of Improvements, Conditional and Final Acceptance
   
VI. LAND DEVELOPMENT STANDARDS AND REQUIREMENTS
600 Jurisdiction
601 Procedures
602 Assurance for Completion and Maintenance of Improvements
603 Design Standards for Apartment Complexes and Shopping Centers
604 Mobile Home Parks Developments
   
VII. CLUSTER DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS
   
VIII. DEFINITIONS
   
  Appendices:
Appendix I. Certifications
Appendix II. Easements
Appendix III. Statements on Handling of Sewage Needs
Appendix IV. Subdivision and/or Land Development Application Form
Appendix V. Waiver Form
Appendix VI. PennDOT Highway Entrance Permits
Appendix VII. Street and Highway Classifications
   
  Figures:
Figure I. Lot served by Access Lane
Figure II. Gravel Road Specifications
Figure III. Bituminous Road Specifications
   

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