Borough of Spotswood, NJ
Middlesex County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Spotswood 5-20-1996 by Ord. No. 1996-607. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Environmental Commission — See Ch. 5, Art. II.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 72.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 98.
Junkyards — See Ch. 117.
Mobile home parks — See Ch. 134.
Solid waste — See Ch. 174.
Trailers and camp cars — See Ch. 190.
Water and sewers — See Ch. 205.
120a Checlist 120b Standard Details 120c Zoning Map
Article 100 Title and Purpose

§ 120-101 Methods of development control.

§ 120-102 Title.

§ 120-103 Intent and purpose.

§ 120-104 Interpretation of standards.

§ 120-105 Number of principal uses, buildings and dwellings per lot.

§ 120-106 Prohibited uses.

§ 120-107 Compliance.

Article 200 Definitions and Descriptions

§ 120-201 Word usage.

§ 120-202 Compliance with other definitions.

§ 120-203 Definitions and descriptions.

Article 300 Zoning Districts and Zoning Map

§ 120-301 Zoning districts.

§ 120-302 Zoning Map.

§ 120-303 Interpretation of zoning district boundaries.

Article 400 Zoning District Regulations

§ 120-401 Regulations applicable to all districts.

§ 120-402 Exceptions to district regulations.

§ 120-403 Grandfathered vacant lots and detached dwelling units.

§ 120-404 Nonconforming lots, structures and uses.

§ 120-405 C Conservation.

§ 120-406 PE Parks and Education.

§ 120-407 R-10 Single-Family Residential, R-7.5 Single-Family Residential and R-5 Single-Family Residential.

§ 120-408 MH Mobile Home Residential.

§ 120-409 TH Townhouse Residential, APT Apartment Residential.

§ 120-410 SC Senior Citizen Residential.

§ 120-411 RO Residential Office.

§ 120-412 RC Retail Commercial, GC General Commercial.

§ 120-413 LI Limited Industrial.

Article 500 General Provisions and Design Standards

§ 120-500 State residential site improvement standards.

§ 120-501 Accessory buildings and structures.

§ 120-502 Stormwater control standards.

§ 120-502.1 Purpose and scope.

§ 120-502.2 Stormwater control definitions.

§ 120-502.3 Stormwater management general standards.

§ 120-502.4 Stormwater management requirements for major development.

§ 120-502.5 Stormwater calculation of stormwater runoff and groundwater recharge.

§ 120-502.6 Standards for structural stormwater management measures.

§ 120-502.7 Stormwater management sources of technical guidance.

§ 120-502.8 Safety standards for stormwater management basins.

§ 120-502.9 Requirements for a site development stormwater plan.

§ 120-502.10 Stormwater management maintenance and repair.

§ 120-502.11 Violations and penalties.

§ 120-502.12 Effective date.

§ 120-502.13 Severability.

§ 120-502.14 Minimum acceptable riparian zone.

§ 120-502.15 Steep slope terrain.

§ 120-503 Fences and walls.

§ 120-504 Lighting.

§ 120-505 Lot configuration.

§ 120-506 Natural features and landscaping.

§ 120-507 Nonconforming lots, structures and uses.

§ 120-508 Off-street parking, loading areas and driveways.

§ 120-509 Performance standards for all uses.

§ 120-510 Public utilities.

§ 120-511 Sanitary sewers.

§ 120-512 Signs.

§ 120-513 Streets, curbs and gutters, sidewalks, sight triangles and street trees.

§ 120-514 Swimming pools.

§ 120-515 Townhouses and apartments.

§ 120-516 Water distribution system.

§ 120-517 Easements.

§ 120-518 Recycling facilities and design standards.

§ 120-519 Refuse containers and dumpsters.

§ 120-520 Private storm drain inlet retrofitting.

Article 600 Exceptions, Modifications and Development Alternatives

§ 120-601 Conditional uses.

§ 120-602 Home occupations.

§ 120-603 Recreation and open space.

§ 120-604 Homeowners' association and other open space organizations.

§ 120-605 Floodplain areas.

Article 700 Zoning Board and Planning Board

§ 120-701 (Reserved)

§ 120-702 Powers and jurisdiction of the Zoning Board of Adjustment.

§ 120-703 Appeals and applications to Zoning Board of Adjustment.

§ 120-704 Establishment of Planning Board.

§ 120-705 Powers and jurisdiction of Planning Board.

§ 120-706 Provisions applicable to both Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment.

§ 120-707 Appeal of 'D' variance approval decision.

§ 120-708 Notice of Planning Board, Zoning Board of Adjustment and Borough Council decisions.

Article 800 Development Application Review Procedures

§ 120-801 Jurisdiction of responsibility during development application review.

§ 120-802 Application of requirements.

§ 120-803 Submission of minor subdivision plats and minor site plans.

§ 120-804 Submission of preliminary major subdivision plats and preliminary major site plans.

§ 120-805 Submission of final major subdivision plats and final major site plans.

Article 900 Fees, Guarantees, Inspections and Off-Tract Improvements

§ 120-901 Fees.

§ 120-902 Specific subdivision and site plan requirements; guaranties; inspections; acceptance of improvements.

§ 120-903 Additional provisions for escrow deposits.

§ 120-904 Off-tract improvements.

Article 1000 Administration, Enforcement, Penalties, Variances and Waivers

§ 120-1001 Administration.

§ 120-1002 Enforcement.

§ 120-1003 Subdivision approval certificates.

§ 120-1004 Violations and penalties.

§ 120-1005 Selling land before final subdivision approval.

§ 120-1006 Variances and waivers.

Article 1100 Repealer, Validity and Ordinance Amendments

§ 120-1101 Repealer.

§ 120-1102 Validity of ordinance.

§ 120-1103 Ordinance amendments.