Borough of Doylestown, PA
Bucks County
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§ J101 Zoning, Prior Ordinances

The following ordinances are prior zoning ordinance with their amendments listed and numbered sequentially.
Ord./Res.
Subject
Ord. 181, 11/16/1937
Original Ordinance — Classification, regulation and restriction of the height, location, size, bulk and use of buildings or other structures and/or land in the Borough
1.
Ord. 2/26/1938
Reclassifying "F" Residential territory as "E" Residential
2.
Ord. 191, 2/28/1939
Supplement to Borough of Doylestown Zoning Ordinance
3.
Ord. 12/18/1940
Reclassified "A" Industrial and "E" Residential areas as "D" Residential
4.
Ord. 7/24/1944
Reclassified "E" Residential and "D" Residential areas as "B" Residential
5.
Ord. 238, 1/5/1949
Amending, revising and re-enacting the Doylestown Zoning Regulations of 1937
6.
Ord. 11/21/1949
Amending the Doylestown Zoning Ordinance of 1937 by amending and redefining the extension of non-conforming buildings or uses; amending and changing the zoning map; repealing Ord. 7/17/1944; and creating a new R-4 District, classifying annexed territory as R-2, and creating a new C-2 Commercial District.
7.
Ord. 9/15/1952
Changing the classification of certain R-2 Residence Districts as shown on the Zoning Map to an R-4 Residence District
8.
Ord. 1/25/1954
Changing the classification of a certain R-4 Residence District in the Third Ward, to a C-1 Commercial District
9.
Ord. 1/25/1954
Adding to the Zoning Map a tract of land annexed to the First Ward and classifying the same as an R-1 Residence District; changing the classification of a certain R-2 Residence District in the Third Ward, Second Precinct, to a C-2 Commercial District; and by changing the classification of a certain R-4 Residence District in the Third Ward, Second Precinct.
10.
Ord. 8/20/1956
Amending the Zoning Ordinance to establish an R-A District
11.
Ord. 5/20/1957
Changing the classification of districts R-1 and C-1 to R-2 Residential
12.
Res. 6/16/1957
Setting filing fee for hearings heard before Doylestown Borough Board of Adjustment
13.
Ord. 12/16/1957
Classifying certain lands annexed to the Borough as R-A, R-1 and C-3
14.
Ord. 2/17/1958
Classifying certain lands annexed to the Borough by creating a new zoning classification known as I — Light Industrial
15.
Ord. 3/17/1958
Eliminating the provision permitting Borough buildings and Borough uses in R-A Districts and providing that Borough or County buildings and Borough or County uses are not subject to the Zoning Ordinance
16.
Ord. 6/16/1958
Providing for the use of certain buildings in R-2 and R-3 Residence Districts as professional offices when authorized as a special exception by the Board of Adjustment
17.
Ord. 7/9/1958
Rules and regulations for the Board of Adjustment
18.
Ord. 7/21/1958
Reclassifying R-A and R-1 Residence areas as R-4 and C-1
19.
Ord. 1959-6, 3/16/1959
Eliminating professional offices from the accessory uses permitted in Article III-A, Section 01, Paragraph 7
20.
Ord. 1959-7, 3/16/1959
Permitting dry cleaning plants to be conducted in C-1 Retail Commercial Districts when authorized as a special exception
21.
Ord. 1959-16, 5/25/1959
Deleting certain permitted uses from the R-3 District and amending other use regulations pertaining to industrial operations
22.
Ord. 1959-38, 8/14/1959
Permitting certain professional offices as an accessory use in Article V, Section 501 and by prohibiting the use of trailers or auto homes as dwellings
23.
Ord. 1960-4, 4/21/1960
Changing the lot area and width requirements for R-1 Residence Districts and R-2 Residence Districts
24.
Ord. 1962-3, 5/21/1962
Permitting telephone control offices in R-3 Residence Districts and amending the Zoning Map by changing from an R-A Residential to a C-1 Commercial District a tract of land near the intersection of U.S. Route 202 and Pa. Route 313
25.
Ord. 1962-5, 10/20/1962
Amending the Zoning Map by changing from an R-3 Residence to a C-3 Commercial District a tract of land on Bridge Street and Green Street
26.
Ord. 1963-1, 1/21/1963
Amending the Zoning Map by changing from an R-2 Residence to an R-4 Residence District a tract of land on North Main Street
27.
Ord. 1963-9, 12/16/1963
Amending the Zoning Map by changing from an R-2 Residence to a C-1 Commercial District a tract of land on the north side of East Street
28.
Ord. 1964-3, 7/20/1964
Amending the Doylestown Borough Zoning Ordinance of 1937 by adding regulations on multiple dwellings
29.
Ord. 1964-9, 11/16/1964
Amending the Zoning Map by changing from an R-1 Residence to a C-3 Commercial District a tract of land in the Third Ward
30.
Ord. 1965-2, 5/17/1965
Amending the site development standards for multiple dwellings
31.
Ord. 1966-8, 6/20/1966
Changing the existing requirements for parking lots in Residence Districts
32.
Ord. 1966-10, 8/17/1966
Adding a section regulating motor vehicle service stations
33.
Ord. 1967-5, 7/18/1967
Changing from an R-1 Residential to an R-2 Residential District a tract of land in the Third Ward
34.
Ord. 1967-6, 8/23/1967
Establishing site development standards for multiple dwellings
35.
Ord. 1969-2, 9/15/1969
Changing from a C-3 General Commercial to an R-4 Residence District a tract of land in the Third Ward