Township of Rostraver, PA
Westmoreland County
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Rostraver Township Planning Agency
Created: 2013-10-28
Rostraver Township Planning Agency
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Rostraver 7-25-1995 by Ord. No. 300. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Agency — See Ch. 51.
Floodplain management — See Ch. 97.
Grading, excavating and filling — See Ch. 101.
Junk and junk dealers — See Ch. 112.
Sewers — See Ch. 155.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 164.
Occupancy of right-of-way — See Ch. 166, Art. II.
Streetlighting — See Ch. 169.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 175.
Swimming pools — See Ch. 178.
Article I Titles

§ 195-1 Ordinance title.

§ 195-2 Short title.

Article II Purpose and Objectives

§ 195-3 Purpose.

§ 195-4 Community development objectives.

Article III Definitions

§ 195-5 Interpretation.

§ 195-6 Definitions.

Article IV Establishment of Districts

§ 195-7 Zoning districts.

§ 195-8 Zoning Map.

§ 195-9 Interpretation of district boundaries.

Article V General Provisions

§ 195-10 Use of property.

§ 195-11 Restrictions.

Article VI A-1 Agricultural District

§ 195-12 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-13 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-14 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-15 Lot, area and dimensional requirements.

Article VII (Reserved)

§ 195-16 through § 195-19. (Reserved)

Article VIII R-1 Single-Family Residential District

§ 195-20 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-21 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-22 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-23 Lot, area and dimensional requirements.

Article IX R-2 Suburban Residential District

§ 195-24 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-25 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-26 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-27 Lot, area and dimensional requirements.

Article X R-3 Multiple-Family Residential District

§ 195-28 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-29 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-30 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-31 Lot, area and dimensional requirements.

Article XI B-1 Special Business District

§ 195-32 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-33 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-34 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-35 Lot, area and dimensional requirements.

Article XII B-2 Retail Business District

§ 195-36 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-37 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-38 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-39 Lot, area and dimensional requirements.

Article XIIA The MU Mixed Use District

§ 195-39.1 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-39.2 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-39.3 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-39.4 Lot, area and dimensional requirements and performance standards.

Article XIII I-1 Light Industrial District

§ 195-40 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-41 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-42 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-43 Lot, area and dimensional requirements.

Article XIV I-2 Heavy Industrial District

§ 195-44 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-45 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-46 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-47 Lot, area and dimensional requirements.

Article XV I-3 Mixed Industrial - Services District

§ 195-48 Statement of purpose and use summary.

§ 195-49 Conditional use provisions.

§ 195-50 Special exception provisions.

§ 195-51 Lot, area and dimensional requirements.

Article XVI Sign Requirements

§ 195-52 Authority.

§ 195-53 Exclusions.

§ 195-54 Permitted signs: A-1, R-1, R-2 and R-3 Districts.

§ 195-54.1 Permitted signs: MU Mixed Use District.

§ 195-55 Permitted signs: B-1, B-2, I-1, I-2 and I-3 Districts.

§ 195-55.1 Electronic variable message sign.

§ 195-56 Signs in shopping centers and integrated industrial areas.

§ 195-57 Portable or mobile signs.

§ 195-58 General standards.

§ 195-58.1 Sign measurement.

§ 195-59 Permits.

Article XVII Parking and Loading Requirements

§ 195-60 Procedure.

§ 195-61 Extent of control.

§ 195-62 Schedule of minimum requirements for off-street parking.

§ 195-63 Schedule of requirements for off-street loading.

§ 195-64 Standards for off-street parking and loading areas.

Article XVIII Supplementary Regulations

§ 195-65 General application.

§ 195-66 Additional dwellings and structures.

§ 195-67 Agriculture and husbandry.

§ 195-68 Area and yard requirements.

§ 195-69 Driveway regulations.

§ 195-70 Environmental protection.

§ 195-71 Essential services.

§ 195-72 Fences and hedges.

§ 195-73 Height regulations.

§ 195-74 Performance standards.

§ 195-75 Storage and screening.

§ 195-76 Single-unit mobile home installation.

§ 195-77 Subsidiary regulations.

§ 195-78 Transient vendors.

§ 195-79 Airport zoning provisions.

§ 195-80 Design review requirement.

§ 195-81 Regulations governing communications antennas and communications equipment buildings.

§ 195-81.1 Recreation facilities regulations.

§ 195-81.2 Outdoor lighting.

Article XIX Nonconforming Uses

§ 195-82 When permitted.

§ 195-83 Unsafe structure.

§ 195-84 Alterations.

§ 195-85 Restoration.

§ 195-86 Extension.

§ 195-87 Changes.

§ 195-88 Abandonment.

§ 195-89 Unlawful use not authorized.

§ 195-90 District changes.

Article XX Administration and Enforcement

§ 195-91 Zoning Officer.

§ 195-92 Zoning permit.

§ 195-93 Conditional use permit.

§ 195-94 Occupancy permit.

§ 195-95 Temporary permits.

§ 195-96 Fees.

§ 195-97 Zoning Hearing Board.

§ 195-98 Amendments.

§ 195-99 Interpretation, purpose and conflict.

§ 195-100 Remedies.

§ 195-101 Violations and penalties.