Township of Rochester, PA
Beaver County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Rochester 7-16-1985 by Ord. No. 310. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Planning Commission — See Ch. 29.

Building construction — See Ch. 53.

Grading, excavations and fill — See Ch. 81.

Sewers — See Ch. 118.

Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 138.

Timber harvesting — See Ch. 148.

Wind-energy conversion systems — See Ch. 158.

Zoning — See Ch. 162.

ARTICLE I
General Provisions (§ 141-1 — § 141-3) 

ARTICLE II
Applicability (§ 141-4 — § 141-5) 

ARTICLE III
Word Usage and Definitions (§ 141-6 — § 141-7) 

ARTICLE IV
Preapplication Conference (§ 141-8 — § 141-9) 

ARTICLE V
Preliminary Plans (§ 141-10 — § 141-11) 

ARTICLE VI
Final Plans (§ 141-12 — § 141-13) 

ARTICLE VII
Subdivisions of Three Lots or Fewer (§ 141-14 — § 141-16) 

ARTICLE VIII
Design Standards (§ 141-17 — § 141-26) 

ARTICLE IX
Improvements (§ 141-27 — § 141-42) 

ARTICLE X
Conditions of Acceptance (§ 141-43 — § 141-51) 

ARTICLE XI
Variances (§ 141-52 — § 141-53) 

ARTICLE XII
Administration and Enforcement (§ 141-54 — § 141-59) 

141a Owners Adoption 141b Corporation Adoption 141c Beaver Planning Commission 141d Proof of Recording 141e Owners acceptance 141f Engineers Certificate 141g Approval by Township
Article I General Provisions

§ 141-1 Authority.

§ 141-2 Short title.

§ 141-3 Purpose.

Article II Applicability

§ 141-4 Subject properties and facilities.

§ 141-5 Approved subdivision plan required; improvements; minor subdivision.

Article III Word Usage and Definitions

§ 141-6 Word usage.

§ 141-7 Definitions.

Article IV Preapplication Conference

§ 141-8 Procedures.

§ 141-9 Plans and data.

Article V Preliminary Plans

§ 141-10 Procedures.

§ 141-11 Plans and data.

Article VI Final Plans

§ 141-12 Procedures.

§ 141-13 Plans and data.

Article VII Subdivisions of Three Lots or Fewer

§ 141-14 Waiver of requirements.

§ 141-15 Plans and data.

§ 141-16 Resubdividing or replatting.

Article VIII Design Standards

§ 141-17 Application of standards.

§ 141-18 Land requirements.

§ 141-19 Street requirements.

§ 141-20 Lot and area requirements.

§ 141-21 Blocks.

§ 141-22 Easements.

§ 141-23 Sidewalks and crosswalks.

§ 141-24 Reserve strips or areas.

§ 141-25 Street names.

§ 141-26 Access.

Article IX Improvements

§ 141-27 Grading.

§ 141-28 Underdrainage.

§ 141-29 Curbing.

§ 141-30 Base course and subbase course.

§ 141-31 Pavement wearing course.

§ 141-32 Sidewalks.

§ 141-33 Street signs.

§ 141-34 Storm drainage facilities.

§ 141-35 Monuments.

§ 141-36 Bufferyards.

§ 141-37 Recreational space.

§ 141-38 Natural conditions and erosion control.

§ 141-39 Water supply.

§ 141-40 Sanitary sewers.

§ 141-40.1 Utilities.

§ 141-41 Sanitary sewage system.

§ 141-42 Inspections; permits required.

Article X Conditions of Acceptance

§ 141-43 Written agreement required.

§ 141-44 Performance guaranty.

§ 141-45 Release from improvement bond.

§ 141-46 Remedies to effect completion of improvements.

§ 141-47 Maintenance bond.

§ 141-48 Compliance with Township standards required.

§ 141-49 Recording.

§ 141-50 No responsibility of Township where plans not approved.

§ 141-51 Standards for location and management of open space.

Article XI Variances

§ 141-52 Purpose.

§ 141-53 Procedure.

Article XII Administration and Enforcement

§ 141-54 Amendments.

§ 141-55 Reconsideration.

§ 141-56 Appeals.

§ 141-57 Fees.

§ 141-58 Certificates.

§ 141-59 Violations and penalties.