Township of Upper Burrell, PA
Westmoreland County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Upper Burrell 8-3-2009 by Ord. No. 1-2009. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Outdoor burning — See Ch. 106.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 119.
Driveways — See Ch. 131.
Floodplain management — See Ch. 165.
Grading, excavating and filling — See Ch. 173.
Rental property — See Ch. 244.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 280.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 292.
350a App A Clear Sight Tri 350b App B Illus Cutoff Angle 350c App C Illus Buffer Areas 350d App D List of Plant Materials 350e App E Sight Dist Specs
Article I General Provisions

§ 350-1 Title.

§ 350-2 Authority.

§ 350-3 Interpretation.

§ 350-4 Community development objectives.

§ 350-5 Compliance.

Article II Terminology

§ 350-6 Word usage.

§ 350-7 Definitions.

Article III District Regulations

§ 350-8 Zoning District Map.

§ 350-9 Zoning districts.

§ 350-10 District boundaries.

§ 350-11 General district regulations.

Article IV R-A Agricultural Residential District

§ 350-12 Purpose.

§ 350-13 Authorized uses.

§ 350-14 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-15 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-16 Signs.

§ 350-17 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-18 Storage.

Article V R-1 Single-Family Residential District

§ 350-19 Purpose.

§ 350-20 Authorized uses.

§ 350-21 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-22 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-23 Signs.

§ 350-24 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-25 Storage.

Article VI R-2 Suburban Residential District

§ 350-26 Purpose.

§ 350-27 Authorized uses.

§ 350-28 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-29 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-30 Signs.

§ 350-31 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-32 Storage.

Article VII R-3 Multifamily Residential District

§ 350-33 Purpose.

§ 350-34 Authorized uses.

§ 350-35 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-36 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-37 Signs.

§ 350-38 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-39 Storage.

Article VIII C-1 Neighborhood Service District

§ 350-40 Purpose.

§ 350-41 Authorized uses.

§ 350-42 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-43 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-44 Signs.

§ 350-45 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-46 Storage.

Article IX C-2 Community Shopping District

§ 350-47 Purpose.

§ 350-48 Authorized uses.

§ 350-49 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-50 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-51 Signs.

§ 350-52 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-53 Storage.

Article X C-3 Highway Commercial District

§ 350-54 Purpose.

§ 350-55 Authorized uses.

§ 350-56 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-57 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-58 Signs.

§ 350-59 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-60 Storage.

Article XI I Industrial District

§ 350-61 Purpose.

§ 350-62 Authorized uses.

§ 350-63 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-64 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-65 Signs.

§ 350-66 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-67 Storage.

Article XII P Public District

§ 350-68 Purpose.

§ 350-69 Authorized uses.

§ 350-70 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-71 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-72 Signs.

§ 350-73 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-74 Storage.

Article XIII CC Community Center Mixed-Use District

§ 350-75 Purpose.

§ 350-76 Authorized uses.

§ 350-77 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 350-78 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 350-79 Signs.

§ 350-80 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-81 Storage.

Article XIV Planned Residential Development

§ 350-82 Purpose.

§ 350-83 Applicability and relationship to other ordinances.

§ 350-84 Site area, ownership, use and density requirements.

§ 350-85 Access and availability of public services.

§ 350-86 Common open space.

§ 350-87 Administration and procedure.

§ 350-88 Criteria for tentative approval.

§ 350-89 Application for final approval.

Article XV Express Standards and Criteria for Granting Conditional Uses and Uses by Special Exception

§ 350-90 Applicability.

§ 350-91 Procedure for approval.

§ 350-92 General standards.

§ 350-93 Standards for specific uses.

Article XVI Supplemental Regulations

§ 350-94 Applicability.

§ 350-95 Performance standards.

§ 350-96 Buffer areas and landscaping.

§ 350-97 Special yard requirements.

§ 350-98 Permitted projections into required yards.

§ 350-99 Height exceptions.

§ 350-100 Drive-through facilities.

§ 350-101 Temporary construction trailers, model homes or sales offices.

§ 350-102 Agriculture and related activities.

§ 350-103 Storage.

§ 350-104 Forestry.

§ 350-105 No-impact home-based business.

§ 350-106 Communications antenna.

§ 350-107 Oil and gas well operations.

Article XVII Off-Street Parking and Loading

§ 350-108 Applicability.

§ 350-109 Off-street parking design.

§ 350-110 Off-street parking requirements.

§ 350-111 Off-street loading.

Article XVIII Signs

§ 350-112 Applicability.

§ 350-113 Types and classes.

§ 350-114 General regulations.

§ 350-115 Signs authorized in all zoning districts.

§ 350-116 Signs authorized in community center and residential zoning districts.

§ 350-117 Signs authorized in commercial and industrial districts.

§ 350-118 Billboards.

Article XIX Nonconforming Uses, Structures and Lots

§ 350-119 Applicability.

§ 350-120 Nonconforming uses.

§ 350-121 Nonconforming structures.

§ 350-122 Nonconforming lots.

§ 350-123 Registration of nonconformity.

Article XX Zoning Hearing Board

§ 350-124 Membership.

§ 350-125 Alternate members.

§ 350-126 Removal of members.

§ 350-127 Organization of Zoning Hearing Board.

§ 350-128 Jurisdiction of Zoning Hearing Board.

§ 350-129 Variances.

§ 350-130 Uses by special exception.

§ 350-131 Notice and conduct of hearings.

§ 350-132 Failure to render decision.

§ 350-133 Mediation.

§ 350-134 Fees and expenditures.

§ 350-135 Time limitations.

§ 350-136 Stay of proceedings.

Article XXI Administration and Enforcement

§ 350-137 Zoning Officer powers and duties.

§ 350-138 Enforcement.

§ 350-139 Coordination with other Township requirements and permits, state and federal requirements and permits.

§ 350-140 Zoning certificate required.

§ 350-141 Certificate of zoning compliance.

§ 350-142 Temporary use permits.

§ 350-143 Sign permits.

§ 350-144 Procedure for amendments.

§ 350-145 Fees.

§ 350-146 Landowner curative amendments.