Township of Bethlehem, PA
Northampton County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Bethlehem 5-12-1980 by Ord. No. 4-8 (Ch. 8 of the 1988 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 110.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 218.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 230.
Zoning — See Ch. 275.
Article I General Provisions

§ 135-1 Intent.

§ 135-2 Applicability.

§ 135-3 Effect on other provisions.

§ 135-4 Warning and disclaimer of liability.

§ 135-5 Governing body.

Article II Administration

§ 135-6 Building permits required.

§ 135-7 Issuance of building permit.

§ 135-8 Application procedures.

§ 135-9 Review by County Conservation District.

§ 135-10 Review of application by others.

§ 135-11 Other permit requirements.

§ 135-12 Changes.

§ 135-13 Fees.

§ 135-14 Enforcement.

§ 135-15 Appeals.

Article III Identification of Flood-Prone Areas

§ 135-16 Identification.

§ 135-17 Changes in identification of flood-prone areas.

§ 135-18 Disputes.

Article IV Technical Provisions

§ 135-19 General.

§ 135-20 Elevation and floodproofing requirements.

§ 135-21 Design and construction standards.

§ 135-22 Special requirements for mobile homes.

Article V Variances

§ 135-23 Issue of variances.

Article VI Existing Structures in Flood-Prone Areas

§ 135-24 Conditions for existing structures to remain.

Article VII Terminology

§ 135-25 Word usage.

§ 135-26 Definitions.

§ 135-27 General.

Article VIII Regulation of Hazardous Materials in Floodplain

§ 135-28 Applicability.

§ 135-29 Substances considered dangerous to human life.

§ 135-30 Structures within floodway areas.

§ 135-31 Structures within Flood-Fringe (FF) or General Floodplain (FA) Areas.

§ 135-32 Variances.

Article IX Activities Requiring Special Permit

§ 135-33 Applicability.

§ 135-34 Identification of activities requiring a special permit.

§ 135-35 Application requirements.

§ 135-36 Application review procedures.

§ 135-37 Technical requirements for development requiring special permit.

§ 135-38 Prohibited structures within identified floodplain areas.

§ 135-39 Variances.