Township of Robinson, PA
Allegheny County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Robinson 3-29-1993 by Ord. No. 3-1993 (Ch. 27 of the 1989 Code); amended in its entirety 6-5-2017 by Res. No. 8-2017. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Commission — See Ch. 50.
Planning Director — See Ch. 53.
Smoke detector requirement — See Ch. 80, Art. II.
Building construction — See Ch. 105.
Floodplain management — See Ch. 140.
Grading and excavation — See Ch. 146.
Mobile home parks — See Ch. 172.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 199.
Sewers — See Ch. 218.
Sexually oriented businesses — See Ch. 222.
Political signs — See Ch. 226, Art. I.
Solid waste — See Ch. 234.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 240.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 245.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 250.
Private swimming pools — See Ch. 255.
Trees — See Ch. 268.
Attachment 1 - Official Zoning Maps Attachment 2 - Bufferyards Attachment 3 - Figures 1 through 8 Attachment 4 - Procedural Diagrams (Figures 4-1, 4-2, 4-3, 19-1) Attachment 5 - Parkway Protection Overlay District Illustrations
Article I General Provisions

§ 300-1 Title.

§ 300-2 Interpretation of provisions.

§ 300-3 Applicability.

§ 300-4 Conflict.

§ 300-5 Severability.

§ 300-6 Substandard dwellings and structures.

§ 300-7 Public utility corporations.

§ 300-8 Closing of public facility.

§ 300-9 Annexation of territory.

§ 300-10 Statement of community development objectives.

Article II Definitions; Word Usage

§ 300-11 Rules of interpretation.

§ 300-12 Definitions.

Article III Administration and Enforcement

§ 300-13 Zoning Officer.

§ 300-14 Duties of Zoning Officer.

§ 300-15 Schedule of fees.

§ 300-16 Requests for reasonable accommodation.

§ 300-17 Required permits.

§ 300-18 Procedure for obtaining zoning approval permit.

§ 300-19 Content of application for zoning approval permit.

§ 300-20 Procedure for obtaining building permit.

§ 300-21 Procedures for obtaining occupancy permit.

§ 300-22 Temporary occupancy permit.

§ 300-23 Revocation of occupancy permit.

§ 300-24 Liability disclaimer.

§ 300-25 Appeals.

§ 300-26 Enforcement.

§ 300-27 Zoning Hearing Board.

§ 300-28 Township Planning Commission.

§ 300-29 Zoning amendments and rezoning requests.

§ 300-30 Curative amendments.

Article IV Zoning Districts

§ 300-31 Establishment of zoning districts.

§ 300-32 Official Zoning Maps and boundaries.

§ 300-33 District regulations.

§ 300-34 Lot and yard requirements and exceptions.

§ 300-35 Height requirement exceptions.

§ 300-36 R-1 Single-Family Residential District.

§ 300-37 R-2 Single-Family Residential District.

§ 300-38 R-3 Minimum-Density Residential District.

§ 300-39 R-4 Multiple Family Residential District.

§ 300-40 R-5 Mobile Home Residential District.

§ 300-41 C-1 Neighborhood Commercial District.

§ 300-42 C-2 Community Commercial District.

§ 300-43 C-3 Planned Commercial/Office/Multiple-Family District.

§ 300-44 C-4 Planned Office/Limited Industrial District.

§ 300-45 C-5 Research and Development/Planned Commercial District.

§ 300-46 P Public Recreation District.

§ 300-47 S-1 Special Riverfront Development District.

§ 300-48 I-1 Limited Industrial District.

§ 300-49 I-2 General Industrial District.

Article V Zoning Overlay Districts

§ 300-50 Authorization of zoning overlay districts.

§ 300-51 Interpretation.

§ 300-52 Overlay districts.

Article VI Planned Residential Developments

§ 300-53 General provisions.

§ 300-54 Development standards.

§ 300-55 Tentative application and review procedure.

§ 300-56 Final application and review procedures.

§ 300-57 Mediation.

§ 300-58 Enforcement.

Article VII Supplementary Regulations

§ 300-59 Floodplain districts.

§ 300-60 Airport zoning regulations.

§ 300-61 Steep slope areas/landslide-prone soils/fill areas.

§ 300-62 Stormwater management.

§ 300-63 Performance standards.

§ 300-64 Farms.

§ 300-65 Multiple-structure developments.

§ 300-66 Non-family member accommodations.

§ 300-67 Animals.

§ 300-68 Clear sight distances at intersections.

§ 300-69 Prohibited storage in residential yards.

§ 300-70 Public rights-of-way and other easements.

§ 300-71 Landscaping.

§ 300-72 Bufferyards.

§ 300-73 General provisions for accessory uses and structures.

§ 300-74 Fences and walls.

§ 300-75 Swimming pools.

§ 300-76 Radio, television or satellite dish antenna.

§ 300-77 Temporary use of land.

§ 300-78 Temporary construction structures.

Article VIII Off-Street Parking and Loading

§ 300-79 Off-street parking regulations.

§ 300-80 Off-street loading facilities.

Article IX Signs

§ 300-81 Applicability.

§ 300-82 Exempt signs.

§ 300-83 Prohibited signs.

§ 300-84 General regulations.

§ 300-85 Signs authorized in all zoning districts.

§ 300-86 Signs authorized in residential zoning districts.

§ 300-87 Signs authorized in mobility overlay districts.

§ 300-88 Signs authorized in commercial or S-1 Zoning District.

§ 300-89 Signs authorized in industrial districts.

§ 300-90 Signs in large-scale developments.

§ 300-91 Nonconforming signs.

§ 300-92 Signs in Parkway Protection Overlay District.

§ 300-93 Additional penalties.

Article X Conditional Uses

§ 300-94 Applicability.

§ 300-95 Application and approval procedures.

§ 300-96 Revocation of approval.

§ 300-97 General standards and criteria for evaluating conditional uses.

§ 300-98 Specific criteria for conditional uses.

Article XI Special Exceptions

§ 300-99 Applicability.

§ 300-100 Application and approval procedures.

§ 300-101 Revocation of approval.

§ 300-102 General standards and criteria for evaluating special exceptions.

§ 300-103 Specific criteria for special exceptions.

Article XII Nonconformities

§ 300-104 General provisions.

§ 300-105 Nonconforming lots of record.

§ 300-106 Nonconforming structures.

§ 300-107 Nonconforming uses of structures or land.

§ 300-108 Repairs and maintenance.

§ 300-109 Historical landmarks.

Article XIII Rezoning

§ 300-110 Purpose of rezoning.

§ 300-111 Rezoning application forms.

§ 300-112 Review of rezoning applications.

§ 300-113 Application criteria.