Borough of Edgeworth, PA
Allegheny County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Edgeworth 12-19-1949 by Ord. No. 166; amended in its entirety 4-17-2007 by Ord. No. 508. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 39.
Uniform Construction Codes — See Ch. 51.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 65.
Sewers — See Ch. 103.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 107.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 109.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 113.
Attachment 1 - Table of Use Regulations Attachment 2 - Zoning Map
Article I Preliminary Provisions

§ 130-1 Title.

§ 130-2 Purpose.

§ 130-3 Statement of community development objectives.

§ 130-4 Conflict with other provisions.

Article II Word Usage; Definitions

§ 130-5 Word usage.

§ 130-6 Definitions.

Article III General Provisions

§ 130-7 Use limitation.

§ 130-8 Conformance required; permits, licenses and approvals.

§ 130-9 Conformance with height, occupancy, lot and yard restrictions required.

§ 130-10 Yards and open space requirements.

§ 130-11 Public and private utility lines.

§ 130-12 Forestry regulations.

§ 130-13 Pending Ordinance Doctrine.

Article IV Establishment of Zoning Districts

§ 130-14 Districts enumerated.

§ 130-15 Zoning Map.

§ 130-16 Interpretation of boundaries.

§ 130-17 Purpose for zoning districts.

Article V Use Regulations

§ 130-18 Applicability of regulations.

§ 130-19 Uses subject to other regulations.

§ 130-20 Temporary accessory uses.

§ 130-21 Low-Density R-1 Residential District.

§ 130-22 Moderate-Density R-2 Residential District.

§ 130-23 Neighborhood R-3 Residential District.

§ 130-24 Special Use SU District.

§ 130-25 General Commercial C-1 District.

§ 130-26 Mixed Use C-2 District.

§ 130-27 Conservation Overlay CO District.

§ 130-28 Specific use criteria.

Article VI Dimensional Requirements

§ 130-29 Lot or yard requirements.

§ 130-30 Minimum lot size.

§ 130-31 Minimum lot width.

§ 130-32 Visibility at intersections.

§ 130-33 Front yard.

§ 130-34 Side yard.

§ 130-35 Rear yard.

§ 130-36 Fences and walls.

§ 130-37 Building height.

§ 130-38 Lot coverage (bulk regulations).

Article VII General Performance Standards

§ 130-39 Compliance with standards required.

§ 130-40 Environmental standards.

§ 130-41 Bufferyards.

§ 130-42 Odor.

§ 130-43 Storage and waste disposal.

§ 130-44 Smoke.

§ 130-45 Dust, fumes, vapors and gases.

§ 130-46 Glare.

§ 130-47 Vibration.

§ 130-48 Discharge or emissions.

§ 130-49 Heat, cold, dampness or movement of air.

§ 130-50 Noise.

§ 130-51 Electrical disturbance or radioactivity.

Article VIII Flood Hazard Overlay District

§ 130-52 Use of property restricted.

§ 130-53 Composition; map.

§ 130-54 Uses.

§ 130-55 General regulations.

§ 130-56 Special requirements for FW, FE and FA Areas.

§ 130-57 Elevation and floodproofing requirements.

§ 130-58 Use by special exception.

§ 130-59 Special exception or variance criteria.

§ 130-60 Conditions for special exception and variance.

§ 130-61 Declaration of flood hazard status.

§ 130-62 Application requirements and administration.

§ 130-63 Specific prohibitions.

Article IX Off-Street Parking and Loading

§ 130-64 Off-street parking.

§ 130-65 Design standards for off-street parking facilities.

§ 130-66 Off-street loading.

§ 130-67 Design standards for off-street loading facilities.

Article X Signs

§ 130-68 Compliance required.

§ 130-69 Area.

§ 130-70 Illumination restrictions.

§ 130-71 Types of signs.

§ 130-72 Signs and flags in residential districts.

§ 130-73 Signs permitted in C-1 and C-2 Districts.

§ 130-74 General regulations.

§ 130-75 Permit requirements.

Article XI Planned Residential Development

§ 130-76 General provisions.

§ 130-77 Administration of provisions.

§ 130-78 Development standards.

§ 130-79 Bulk and dimensional requirements.

§ 130-80 Recreation and open space requirements.

§ 130-81 Miscellaneous requirements.

§ 130-82 Application for tentative approval.

§ 130-83 Public hearings.

§ 130-84 Development plan approval.

§ 130-85 Status of plan after tentative approval.

§ 130-86 Application for final approval.

§ 130-87 Maintenance of common open space.

§ 130-88 Judicial review.

Article XII Nonconforming Uses and Structures

§ 130-89 Continuation of lawful use or structure.

§ 130-90 Extension or expansion; moving.

§ 130-91 Reconstruction or restoration.

§ 130-92 Abandonment.

§ 130-93 Change to conforming use.

Article XIII Conditional Uses

§ 130-94 Conditional uses designated.

§ 130-95 Authority of Council and Planning Commission.

§ 130-96 Application and approval procedure.

§ 130-97 Additional requirements.

Article XIV Administration and Enforcement

§ 130-98 Powers and duties of Zoning Officer.

§ 130-99 Building and zoning permits required.

§ 130-100 Zoning permits.

§ 130-101 Building permits.

§ 130-102 Violations and penalties.

§ 130-103 Enforcement remedies.

§ 130-104 Causes of action.

Article XV Zoning Hearing Board

§ 130-105 Appointment; members.

§ 130-106 Officers; meetings; records.

§ 130-107 Powers and duties.

§ 130-108 Use of powers; notice.

§ 130-109 General rules and procedures for appeals and applications.

§ 130-110 Appeals by any aggrieved person.

§ 130-111 Notice of hearings.

§ 130-112 Hearings.

§ 130-113 Court appeals.

§ 130-114 Fees.

Article XVI Amendments

§ 130-115 Enactment of amendments.

§ 130-116 Procedure for landowner curative amendments.

§ 130-117 Procedure for municipal curative amendments.

§ 130-118 Publication after enactment; incorporation in official ordinance book.

Article XVII Existing Zoning Ordinance; When Effective

§ 130-119 Effect on other provisions.

§ 130-120 When effective.