Township of Livingston, NJ
Essex County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Livingston by Ord. No. 26-1986 (Ch. 16 of the 1979 Revised Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Environmental Commission — See Ch. 6, Art. II.
Child-care centers — See Ch. 104.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 110.
Environmental impact statement — See Ch. 130.
Uniform Fire Code — See Ch. 141, Art. III.
Soil removal — See Ch. 265.
Standard Specifications — See Ch. 269.
Public swimming pools — See Ch. 279, Art. I.
Trailers and boats — See Ch. 304.
170a Growth Share
Article I General Provisions

§ 170-1 Title.

§ 170-2 Purpose.

Article II Definitions

§ 170-3 Terms defined.

Article III Planning Board

§ 170-4 Board continued; membership.

§ 170-5 Terms of members.

§ 170-6 Vacancies.

§ 170-7 Removal from office.

§ 170-8 Conflicts of interest.

§ 170-9 Organization; officers; legal counsel; experts and staff.

§ 170-10 Alternate members.

§ 170-11 Lack of quorum.

§ 170-12 Powers and duties.

§ 170-13 Time periods.

Article IV Board of Adjustment

§ 170-14 Board continued; membership.

§ 170-15 Terms of members.

§ 170-16 Lack of quorum.

§ 170-17 Vacancies.

§ 170-18 Organization; officers; legal counsel; experts and staff.

§ 170-19 Annual report.

§ 170-20 Powers and duties.

§ 170-21 Referral to others.

§ 170-22 Appeals and applications to Board of Adjustment.

§ 170-23 Time for decisions.

§ 170-24 Modification on appeal.

§ 170-25 Stay of proceedings by appeal; exceptions.

§ 170-26 County Planning Board review.

§ 170-27 Expiration of variance.

§ 170-28 Conflicts of interest.

Article V Administration and general procedures

§ 170-29 Rules and regulations.

§ 170-30 Meetings; quorum; vote; executive sessions; minutes.

§ 170-31 Filing of copies.

§ 170-32 Exclusive authority of Planning Board and Board of Adjustment.

§ 170-33 Running of approval period.

§ 170-34 Conditional approvals.

§ 170-35 Payment of taxes.

Article VI Hearings

§ 170-36 When required.

§ 170-37 Availability of documents and maps.

§ 170-38 Oaths and subpoenas.

§ 170-39 Testimony of witnesses.

§ 170-40 Rules of evidence.

§ 170-41 Record of proceedings.

§ 170-42 Record of decisions.

§ 170-43 Copies and availability of decisions.

§ 170-44 Publication of decisions.

§ 170-45 Public notice of hearing.

§ 170-46 Notice requirements.

§ 170-47 Notice of hearing involving Master Plan.

§ 170-48 Effect of mailed notice.

§ 170-49 Notice of hearing on ordinance, capital improvement or Official Map.

§ 170-50 Vote of absentee member.

Article VII Fees

§ 170-51 Fees payable prior to approval.

§ 170-52 Schedule of fees and deposits.

Article VIII (Reserved)

§ 170-53 through § 170-60. (Reserved)

Article IX Subdivision Review, Site Plan Review and Site Improvements

§ 170-61 Filing procedures.

§ 170-62 Review procedures.

§ 170-63 Submission of concept plan.

§ 170-64 Submission of minor subdivision.

§ 170-64.1 Submission of minor site plan.

§ 170-65 Preliminary plat; preliminary site plan.

§ 170-66 Installation of improvements or filing of performance guaranty.

§ 170-67 Term and use of performance guaranty.

§ 170-68 Maintenance guaranty; review.

§ 170-69 Construction and inspection of improvements.

§ 170-70 Final plat; final site plan.

§ 170-71 Subdivision plat and site plan details.

§ 170-72 Improvement requirements.

§ 170-73 Design standards.

§ 170-74 Deviation relief from subdivision and site plan regulations and standards.

§ 170-75 Transfer or sale before final subdivision approval.

§ 170-75.1 Compliance with any condition of approval of application for development required.

Article X Flood Hazard Areas

§ 170-76 Authorization; findings; purpose and objectives.

§ 170-77 Definitions.

§ 170-78 Limitation of definitions to Article X.

§ 170-79 Applicability; basis for establishing areas of special flood hazard; penalties; abrogation and greater restrictions; interpretation; warning and disclaimer.

§ 170-80 Development permit required.

§ 170-81 Administration and enforcement.

§ 170-82 Variances and appeals.

§ 170-83 General standards.

§ 170-84 Specific standards.

Article XI General Zoning Regulations

§ 170-85 Zone districts.

§ 170-86 Zoning Map and Schedule of Requirements.

§ 170-87 General zoning requirements.

§ 170-88 Conditional uses.

§ 170-89 Nonconforming buildings and uses.

§ 170-90 Signs.

§ 170-91 Fences.

§ 170-92 Design and sign standards for Special Improvement District.

§ 170-92.1 Seasonal outdoor seating for consumption of food or beverages by patrons.

§ 170-93 Security grates/grills.

§ 170-94 Off-street parking and loading provisions.

Article XII District Regulations

§ 170-95 WRC Water Resource Conservation District.

§ 170-96 R-1 Residence District.

§ 170-97 R-2 Residence District.

§ 170-98 R-3 Residence District.

§ 170-99 R-4 Residence District.

§ 170-100 R-5A Residence District.

§ 170-101 R-5B Residence District.

§ 170-102 R-5C Residence District.

§ 170-103 R-5D Residence District.

§ 170-104 R-5E Residence District.

§ 170-104.1 R-5F Residence District.

§ 170-104.2 R-5G Residence District.

§ 170-104.3 R-5H Residence District.

§ 170-104.4 R-5I Residence District.

§ 170-104.5 R-5J Residence District.

§ 170-105 R-6 Senior Citizen Housing District.

§ 170-106 AH Adult Housing District.

§ 170-107 B Central Business District.

§ 170-108 B-1 General Business District.

§ 170-109 B-2 Highway Business District.

§ 170-109.1 BN Neighborhood Business District.

§ 170-110 P-B Professional Building District.

§ 170-111 P-B1 Professional Office District.

§ 170-112 P-B2 Professional Office District.

§ 170-112.1 P-B3 Professional Office District.

§ 170-113 D-S Designed Shopping Center District.

§ 170-114 D-S2 Designed Shopping Center District.

§ 170-115 R-L Research Laboratory District.

§ 170-116 R-L2 Research Laboratory District.

§ 170-117 I Limited Industrial District.

§ 170-118 CI Commercial Industrial District.

§ 170-118.1 Alternative small energy systems.

§ 170-118.2 HH Hospital Health Care District.

Article XIII Stormwater Management Plans

§ 170-119 General intent.

§ 170-120 Purpose.

§ 170-121 Plan required.

§ 170-122 Review and approval.

§ 170-123 Plan details.

§ 170-124 Design standards.

Article XIV Affordable Housing Regulations

§ 170-125 Affordable housing obligation.

§ 170-126 Definitions.

§ 170-127 Affordable housing programs.

§ 170-127.1 Rehabilitation program.

§ 170-127.2 Inclusionary zoning.

§ 170-127.3 New construction.

§ 170-127.4 Affirmative marketing requirements.

§ 170-127.5 Occupancy standards.

§ 170-127.6 Control periods for restricted ownership units.

§ 170-127.7 Price restrictions for restricted ownership units, homeowners' association fees and resale prices.

§ 170-127.8 Buyer income eligibility.

§ 170-127.9 Limitations on indebtedness secured by ownership unit; subordination.

§ 170-127.10 Control periods for restricted rental units.

§ 170-127.11 Price restrictions for rental units; leases.

§ 170-127.12 Tenant income eligibility.

§ 170-127.13 Municipal Housing Liaison.

§ 170-127.14 Administrative agent.

§ 170-127.15 Enforcement; violations and penalties.

§ 170-128 Appeals.

Article XV Development Fees

§ 170-129 Purpose.

§ 170-130 Basic requirements.

§ 170-131 Definitions.

§ 170-132 Residential development fees.

§ 170-133 Nonresidential development fees.

§ 170-134 Collection procedures.

§ 170-135 Affordable Housing Trust Fund.

§ 170-136 Use of funds.

§ 170-136.1 Monitoring.

§ 170-136.2 Ongoing collection of fees.

Article XVI Enforcement; Violations and Penalties

§ 170-137 Enforcement.

§ 170-138 Institution of actions; abatement notice.

§ 170-139 Violations and penalties.

Article XVII Miscellaneous Provisions

§ 170-140 Severability.

§ 170-141 Repealer.

§ 170-142 When effective.

Article XVIII Sexually Oriented Businesses

§ 170-143 Definitions.

§ 170-144 Location.

§ 170-145 Perimeter buffer requirement.

§ 170-146 Violations and penalties.

Article XIX Stormwater Control

§ 170-147 Scope and purpose.

§ 170-148 Definitions.

§ 170-149 Design and performance standards for stormwater management measures.

§ 170-150 Stormwater management requirements for major development.

§ 170-151 Calculation of stormwater runoff and groundwater recharge.

§ 170-152 Standards for structural stormwater management measures.

§ 170-153 Sources for technical guidance.

§ 170-154 Safety standards for stormwater management basins.

§ 170-155 Requirements for site development stormwater plan.

§ 170-156 Maintenance and repair.

§ 170-157 Violations and penalties.

Article XX Open Space

§ 170-158 OS Open Space District.

§ 170-159 through § 170-161. (Reserved)

Article XXI Municipal Housing Liaison

§ 170-162 Purpose.

§ 170-163 Definitions.

§ 170-164 Establishment of Municipal Housing Liaison position and compensation; powers and duties.

Article XXII Private Storm Drain Inlet Retrofitting

§ 170-165 Purpose.

§ 170-166 Definitions.

§ 170-167 Prohibited conduct.

§ 170-168 Design standard.

§ 170-169 Enforcement.

§ 170-170 Violations and penalties.

Article XXIII Covering of Refuse Containers and Dumpsters

§ 170-171 Purpose.

§ 170-172 Definitions.

§ 170-173 Covering of containers and dumpsters and prevention of leaks and spills required.

§ 170-174 Exceptions.

§ 170-175 Enforcement.

§ 170-176 Violations and penalties.

Article XXIV Steep Slopes

§ 170-177 Purpose.

§ 170-178 Background.

§ 170-179 Applicability.

§ 170-180 Definitions.

§ 170-181 Designation of areas.

§ 170-182 Steep slope disturbance limits.

§ 170-183 Application procedure.

§ 170-184 Information required.

§ 170-185 Special development requirements.

§ 170-186 Conflicts and severability.

§ 170-187 Enforcement; violation and penalties.

§ 170-188 Maintenance.

§ 170-189 Township Engineer approval.

Article XXV Riparian Zones

§ 170-190 Intent and purpose.

§ 170-191 Statutory authority.

§ 170-192 Definitions.

§ 170-193 Establishment.

§ 170-194 Permitted uses.

§ 170-195 Performance standards.

§ 170-196 Nonconforming structures and uses.

§ 170-197 Prohibited uses.

§ 170-198 Activities permitted in case of no reasonable or prudent alternative or extreme hardship.

§ 170-199 Riparian zone management plan.

§ 170-200 Boundary interpretation; appeals procedures; inspections; conflicts; severability.

§ 170-201 Enforcement; violations and penalties.