City of Absecon, NJ
Atlantic County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Article I General Provisions

§ 224-1 Intent; title; establishment of controls.

Article II Districts

§ 224-2 Districts established.

§ 224-3 Zoning Map; interpretation of boundaries.

Article III Definitions and Word Usage

§ 224-4 Word usage and interpretation.

§ 224-5 Definitions.

Article IV R1 Low-Density Residential District

§ 224-6 Intent.

§ 224-7 Permitted uses.

§ 224-8 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-9 Exceptions.

§ 224-10 Impact statement; flood damage prevention data.

§ 224-11 Landscaping, buffers and fences.

§ 224-12 Parking.

Article V R2 Moderate-Density Residential District

§ 224-13 Intent.

§ 224-14 Permitted uses.

§ 224-15 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-16 Exceptions.

§ 224-17 Impact statement; flood damage prevention data.

§ 224-18 Landscaping and buffers.

§ 224-19 Parking.

Article VI R3 Medium-Density Residential District

§ 224-20 Intent.

§ 224-21 Permitted uses.

§ 224-22 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-23 Exceptions.

§ 224-24 Other regulations.

§ 224-25 Landscaping.

§ 224-26 Parking.

Article VII R4 High-Density Residential District

§ 224-27 Intent.

§ 224-28 Permitted uses.

§ 224-29 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-30 Exceptions.

§ 224-31 Other regulations.

§ 224-32 Landscaping, buffers and fences.

§ 224-33 Parking.

§ 224-34 Lighting.

Article VIII Reserved

§ 224-35 through § 224-42. (Reserved)

Article IX C1 Central Business Commercial District

§ 224-43 Intent.

§ 224-44 Permitted uses.

§ 224-45 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-46 Exceptions.

§ 224-47 Other regulations.

§ 224-48 Landscaping and fences.

§ 224-49 Parking.

§ 224-50 Lighting.

Article X C2 Community Business District

§ 224-51 Intent.

§ 224-52 Permitted uses.

§ 224-53 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-54 Exceptions.

§ 224-55 Other regulations.

§ 224-56 Landscaping, buffers and fences.

§ 224-57 Lighting.

§ 224-58 Parking.

Article XI C3 Marine Commercial District

§ 224-59 Intent.

§ 224-60 Permitted uses.

§ 224-61 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-62 Other regulations.

§ 224-63 Exceptions.

§ 224-64 Landscaping, buffers and fences.

§ 224-65 Parking.

§ 224-66 Lighting.

Article XII HC Highway Commercial District

§ 224-67 Intent.

§ 224-68 Permitted uses.

§ 224-69 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-70 Other regulations.

§ 224-71 Landscaping buffers and fences.

§ 224-72 Parking.

Article XIII DC Design Commercial District

§ 224-73 Intent.

§ 224-74 Permitted uses.

§ 224-75 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-76 Exceptions.

§ 224-77 Design standards.

§ 224-78 Landscaping and buffers.

§ 224-79 Parking.

§ 224-80 Lighting.

§ 224-81 Other regulations.

Article XIV HD Highway Development District

§ 224-82 Intent.

§ 224-83 Permitted uses.

§ 224-84 Area, yard and bulk requirements.

§ 224-85 Other regulations.

§ 224-86 Landscaping, buffers and fences.

§ 224-87 Parking.

§ 224-88 Lighting.

Article XV I/PI Industrial/Planned Industrial Area

§ 224-89 Intent.

§ 224-90 Permitted uses.

§ 224-91 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-92 Other regulations.

§ 224-93 Parking and circulation.

§ 224-94 Landscaping and buffers.

§ 224-95 Lighting.

§ 224-96 Fences.

Article XVI CR Conservation-Recreation District

§ 224-97 Intent.

§ 224-98 Permitted uses.

§ 224-99 Other regulations.

Article XVII CH/I Church/Institution District

§ 224-100 Intent.

§ 224-101 Permitted uses.

§ 224-102 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-103 Parking.

§ 224-104 Landscaping.

§ 224-105 Lighting.

Article XVIII Regulations Applicable to All Zoning Districts

§ 224-106 General regulations.

§ 224-107 Prohibited uses in all districts; vehicle storage restrictions.

§ 224-108 Nonconforming uses and structures.

§ 224-109 Unsafe conditions.

§ 224-110 Parabolic or dish-type antennas.

Article XIX PSCC Planned Senior Citizen Community

§ 224-111 Intent.

§ 224-112 Permitted uses.

§ 224-113 Area, yard and bulk regulations.

§ 224-114 Other regulations.

§ 224-115 Signs.

§ 224-116 Design factors.

Article XX Site Plan Review

§ 224-117 Intent.

§ 224-118 Applicability.

§ 224-119 Review considerations.

§ 224-120 Preliminary submissions.

§ 224-121 Preliminary site plan review.

§ 224-122 Rights of preliminary approval.

§ 224-123 Final submission.

§ 224-124 Final site plan review.

§ 224-125 Rights of final approval.

§ 224-126 Exceptions to site plan process.

§ 224-127 Site plan standards.

§ 224-128 Parking.

§ 224-129 Landscape design criteria.

§ 224-130 Lighting.

Article XXI Subdivision Review

§ 224-131 Intent.

§ 224-132 Approval required.

§ 224-133 Submission.

§ 224-134 Classification.

§ 224-135 Report of Subdivision Committee.

§ 224-136 Minor subdivisions.

§ 224-137 Filing with County Recording Office.

§ 224-138 Extension of approval.

§ 224-139 Lands resulting from minor subdivision.

§ 224-140 Minor subdivision submission.

§ 224-141 Major subdivisions.

§ 224-142 Preliminary subdivision.

§ 224-143 Required information for preliminary plat.

§ 224-144 Preliminary review and approval process.

§ 224-145 Effect of preliminary approval.

§ 224-146 Final submission.

§ 224-147 Final plat details.

§ 224-148 Required information for final plat.

§ 224-149 Final review and approval process.

§ 224-150 Filing of major subdivisions.

§ 224-151 Effect of final approval.

§ 224-152 Planned developments.

§ 224-153 Findings for planned developments.

Article XXII Design and Improvement Standards

§ 224-154 General provisions.

§ 224-155 Other standards.

§ 224-156 Inspections.

§ 224-157 Site conditions.

§ 224-158 Improvements.

§ 224-159 Landscape plans.

Article XXIII Signs

§ 224-160 Purposes.

§ 224-161 Conformance required; effect of article.

§ 224-162 Definitions.

§ 224-163 Computation of sign area and height.

§ 224-164 General standards.

§ 224-165 Signs on private property.

§ 224-166 Permits required.

§ 224-167 Application for sign registration.

§ 224-168 Design, construction and maintenance.

§ 224-169 Signs in the public right-of-way.

§ 224-170 Exempt signs.

§ 224-171 Prohibited signs.

§ 224-172 Signs permitted in all zoning districts.

§ 224-173 Temporary signs on private property.

§ 224-174 Nonconforming signs.

§ 224-175 Violations and penalties.

Article XXIV Performance Guaranties and Improvement Costs

§ 224-176 Performance guaranties.

§ 224-177 Maintenance guaranty.

§ 224-178 Acceptance of roads.

§ 224-179 Off-tract improvements.

Article XXV Enforcement; Penalties; Appeals

§ 224-180 Enforcement.

§ 224-181 Assistant Zoning Officer.

§ 224-182 Permits for major subdivisions.

§ 224-183 Other permits.

§ 224-184 Certificates of occupancy.

§ 224-185 Certificate of approval.

§ 224-186 Applications.

§ 224-187 Violations and penalties.

§ 224-188 Denial of permits and certificates.

§ 224-189 Issuance of permits and certificates; expiration.

§ 224-190 Board powers; appeals; public notice.

§ 224-191 County review.

§ 224-192 Appeals.

§ 224-193 Hearings.

§ 224-194 Affordable housing.

Article XXVI Fees and Escrows

§ 224-195 Fees and escrows.

Article XXVII Repealer

§ 224-196 Repealer; effect on existing offense.

Article XXVIII Site Plan Waiver Requirements

§ 224-197 Intent.

§ 224-198 Site Plan Waiver Committee.

§ 224-199 Site plan waiver procedure.

§ 224-220 Standards for waivers.

§ 224-220.1 Administrative review procedure.

§ 224-220.2 Standards for administrative review.

Article XXIX Professional Office Overlay District

§ 224-221 Purpose.

§ 224-222 Guidelines and criteria for approval of professional office as a conditional use.

§ 224-223 Bulk and area requirements.

§ 224-224 Design standards.

§ 224-225 Landscaping and buffers.

§ 224-226 Parking.

§ 224-227 Lighting.

§ 224-228 Signs.

§ 224-229 Maintenance bond.

Article XXX Bed and Breakfast Guest House Overlay District

§ 224-230 Purpose.

§ 224-231 Guidelines and criteria for approval of bed and breakfast guest house as a conditional use.

§ 224-232 Bulk and area requirements.

§ 224-233 Design standard.

§ 224-234 Landscaping and buffers.

§ 224-235 Parking.

§ 224-236 Lighting.

§ 224-237 Signs.

§ 224-238 Maintenance bond.

§ 224-239 Public notice.

Article XXXI Senior Citizen Housing Community Overlay District

§ 224-240 Intent and purpose.

§ 224-241A Districts affected.

§ 224-241B Districts affected.

§ 224-242A Permitted uses.

§ 224-242B Permitted uses.

§ 224-243A Bulk and area requirements for District A.

§ 224-243B Bulk and area requirements for District B.

§ 224-244 Design standards.

§ 224-245A Landscaping and buffers for District A.

§ 224-245B Landscaping and buffers for District B.

§ 224-246A Parking for District A.

§ 224-246B Parking for District B.

§ 224-247 Lighting.

§ 224-248 Public notice.

§ 224-249 General provisions.

§ 224-250 Definitions.

§ 224-251 Repealer; severability; effective date.

Article XXXII Age-Restricted Housing Overlay District

§ 224-252 Intent.

§ 224-253 District location.

§ 224-254 Permitted uses.

§ 224-255 Bulk and area requirements.

§ 224-256 Design standards.

§ 224-257 Landscaping and buffers.

§ 224-258 Parking.

§ 224-259 Lighting.

§ 224-260 through § 224-279. (Reserved)

Article XXXIII Train Station Area Overlay District

§ 224-280 Purpose.

§ 224-281 Permitted uses.

§ 224-282 Area, yard and bulk requirements.

§ 224-283 Design standards.

§ 224-284 Landscaping and buffers.

§ 224-285 Parking.

§ 224-286 Lighting.

Article XXXIV Reserved

§ 224-287 through § 224-310. (Reserved)

Article XXXV Stormwater Control

§ 224-311 Scope and purpose.

§ 224-312 Definitions.

§ 224-313 General standards.

§ 224-314 Stormwater management requirements for major development.

§ 224-315 Calculation of stormwater runoff and groundwater recharge.

§ 224-316 Standards for structural stormwater management measures.

§ 224-317 Sources for technical guidance.

§ 224-318 Safety standards for stormwater management basins.

§ 224-319 Requirements for a Site Development Stormwater Plan.

§ 224-320 Maintenance and repair.

§ 224-321 Penalties.

§ 224-322 Effective date.

§ 224-323 Severability.