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 2-6-1989 by Ord. No. 2-89 (Ch. 22 of the 1988 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Commission — See Ch. 56.
Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 96.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 110.
Development fees — See Ch. 116.
Floodplain management — See Ch. 135.
Report of real estate transfer — See Ch. 196, Art. I.
Sewers and sewage disposal — See Ch. 202.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 218.
Construction of public interest improvements — See Ch. 225, Art. II.
Zoning — See Ch. 275.
230a Major Subdivision 230b Minor Subdivision
Article I General Provisions

§ 230-1 Title.

§ 230-2 Short title.

§ 230-3 Purpose.

§ 230-4 Applicability.

§ 230-5 Exemptions.

§ 230-6 Interpretation.

§ 230-7 Modifications and exceptions.

§ 230-8 Fees.

§ 230-9 Alternate or multiple plans; plan resubdivisions; plan revisions.

§ 230-10 Township records.

§ 230-11 Amendments.

§ 230-12 Appeals to courts.

§ 230-13 Enforcement.

§ 230-14 Violations and penalties.

§ 230-15 Liability.

§ 230-16 Professional certification.

§ 230-17 Severability.

§ 230-18 Repealer.

§ 230-19 State Planning Code amendments.

§ 230-20 Land development requirements.

Article II Terminology

§ 230-21 Word usage and interpretation.

§ 230-22 Definitions.

Article III Overview of General Procedures

§ 230-23 Purpose.

§ 230-24 General procedure for subdivisions and land developments.

§ 230-25 General plan submission procedures.

Article IV Sketch Plan

§ 230-26 Consultation prior to submission.

§ 230-27 Sketch plan submission and drawing requirements.

Article V Preliminary Plan

§ 230-28 Purpose.

§ 230-29 Submission and review procedure.

§ 230-30 Preliminary plan requirements.

§ 230-31 Required supportive documents and information.

Article VI Final Plan

§ 230-32 Applicability.

§ 230-33 Submission and review procedure.

§ 230-34 Final plan requirements.

§ 230-35 Required supportive documents and information.

§ 230-36 Recording of plans.

Article VII Minor Subdivisions and Boundary Line Adjustments

§ 230-37 Purpose.

§ 230-38 Submission and review procedure.

§ 230-39 Minor subdivision final plan requirements.

§ 230-40 Minor subdivision supporting information.

§ 230-41 Boundary adjustments and other plans exempt from normal submission.

§ 230-42 Recording plans.

Article VIII Improvements Guarantees

§ 230-43 Guarantee of improvements installation required.

§ 230-44 Improvements to be provided by applicant.

§ 230-45 Development agreement.

§ 230-46 Performance guarantee.

§ 230-47 Approval of improvements.

§ 230-48 Remedies to effect completion of improvements.

§ 230-49 Maintenance agreement.

§ 230-50 Maintenance guarantee.

Article IX Recording of Final Plan

§ 230-51 Deadline; filing requirements.

§ 230-52 Record plan.

§ 230-53 Effect of recording.

Article X Design Standards and Required Improvements

§ 230-54 Applicability.

§ 230-55 Required improvements.

§ 230-56 Overall requirements.

§ 230-57 Streets.

§ 230-58 Blocks.

§ 230-59 Lots.

§ 230-60 Dedication of open space and recreation land or payment of fees in lieu thereof.

§ 230-61 Stormwater management.

§ 230-62 Sanitary sewage systems.

§ 230-63 Water supply systems and fire hydrants.

§ 230-64 Utilities other than water and sewer.

§ 230-65 Access drives and driveways.

§ 230-66 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 230-67 Sidewalks, pathways and driveway aprons.

§ 230-68 Streetlighting.

§ 230-69 Identification signs and street names.

§ 230-70 Regulatory signs.

§ 230-71 Landscaping, trees and historic buildings.

§ 230-72 Monuments and lot pins.

§ 230-73 Curbs.

§ 230-74 Sedimentation and erosion control.

§ 230-75 Sinkholes and other subsidence hazards.

Article XI Mobile Home and Park Design Standards and Required Improvements

§ 230-76 Applicability.

§ 230-77 Exemptions.

§ 230-78 Contents, submission and review of plans.

§ 230-79 General standards and requirements.

§ 230-80 Design standards.