Township of Jackson, PA
Butler County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of Jackson Township 10-11-2012 by Ord. No. 12-07. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 5, Part 1.
Floodplain management — See Ch. 8.
Grading and excavating — See Ch. 9.
Sexually oriented businesses — See Ch. 13, Part 2.
Junkyards — See Ch. 13, Part 3.
Official Map — See Ch. 14.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 21.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 22.
Impact fees — See Ch. 23.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 26, Part 1.
Attachment 1 - Use Authorization Table Attachment 2 - Bufferyard Requirements
Part 1 General Provisions

§ 27-101 Statutory authority.

§ 27-102 Short title.

§ 27-103 Division into districts; regulations.

§ 27-104 Purpose; community development objectives.

§ 27-105 Compliance required; applicability.

§ 27-106 Interpretation.

Part 2 Terminology

§ 27-201 Word usage.

§ 27-202 General definitions.

§ 27-203 Use definitions.

Part 3 Designation of Zoning Districts

§ 27-301 Establishment of districts; Zoning Map.

§ 27-302 Interpretation of district boundaries.

Part 4 R Residential District

§ 27-401 Purpose.

§ 27-402 Yard and bulk requirements.

§ 27-403 Authorized principal uses.

§ 27-404 Authorized accessory uses.

§ 27-405 Performance standards.

Part 5 CC Commercial Corridor District

§ 27-501 Purpose.

§ 27-502 Yard and bulk requirements.

§ 27-503 Authorized principal uses.

§ 27-504 Authorized accessory uses.

§ 27-505 Performance standards.

Part 6 LI Large-Scale Industrial District

§ 27-601 Purpose.

§ 27-602 Yard and bulk requirements.

§ 27-603 Authorized principal uses.

§ 27-604 Authorized accessory uses.

§ 27-605 Performance standards.

Part 7 TO Transitional Overlay District

§ 27-701 Purpose.

§ 27-702 Relationship to underlying district.

§ 27-703 Permitted uses.

§ 27-704 Conditional uses.

Part 8 AO Airport Overlay District

§ 27-801 Purpose.

§ 27-802 Findings.

§ 27-803 Boundaries.

§ 27-804 Restrictions.

§ 27-805 Nonconforming uses.

§ 27-806 Variances.

Part 9 Cluster Subdivision

§ 27-901 Purpose.

§ 27-902 Permitted principal uses.

§ 27-903 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 27-904 Ownership; number of required units.

§ 27-905 Public water and sewer systems.

§ 27-906 Yard and bulk requirements.

§ 27-907 Common open space requirements.

Part 10 Planned Residential Development

§ 27-1001 Purpose.

§ 27-1002 Statutory authority.

§ 27-1003 General provisions.

§ 27-1004 Preapplication conferences.

§ 27-1005 Tentative plan application and approval procedure.

§ 27-1006 Final plan application and approval procedure.

§ 27-1007 Recording of approved final plan.

§ 27-1008 Abandonment of plan; revocation of approval.

§ 27-1009 Improvements.

§ 27-1010 Design standards.

§ 27-1011 Deviations by waiver prior to final plan approval.

§ 27-1012 Enforcement and modification of final approved plan.

§ 27-1013 Nonseverability.

Part 11 TND-1 Townhouse Development

§ 27-1101 Purpose.

§ 27-1102 Statutory authority.

§ 27-1103 Procedural and design requirements.

§ 27-1104 Architectural features.

Part 12 TND-2 Traditional Neighborhood Extension

§ 27-1201 Purpose.

§ 27-1202 Statutory authority.

§ 27-1203 Procedural and design requirements.

§ 27-1204 Architectural features.

Part 13 TND-3 Village Traditional Neighborhood Development

§ 27-1301 Purpose.

§ 27-1302 Statutory authority.

§ 27-1303 Procedural requirements.

§ 27-1304 Facade variation options.

§ 27-1305 Facade variation standards.

§ 27-1306 General performance and bulk standards.

§ 27-1307 Open space standards.

Part 14 Major Subdivisions

§ 27-1401 Purpose.

§ 27-1402 Yard and bulk requirements.

§ 27-1403 Lots capable of further subdivision.

Part 15 Conditional Uses

§ 27-1501 General provisions.

§ 27-1502 Application and approval procedure.

§ 27-1503 Adult-oriented businesses.

§ 27-1504 Banquet facilities.

§ 27-1505 Bed-and-breakfasts.

§ 27-1506 Bulk fuel storage.

§ 27-1507 Cemeteries.

§ 27-1508 Child day-care homes.

§ 27-1509 Commercial recreation facilities.

§ 27-1510 Communications towers and equipment buildings.

§ 27-1511 Contractor's yards.

§ 27-1512 Correctional institutions.

§ 27-1513 Day-care centers.

§ 27-1514 Flexible use developments.

§ 27-1515 Garages or lots, public.

§ 27-1516 Greenhouses.

§ 27-1517 Group care facilities.

§ 27-1518 Group homes.

§ 27-1519 Group residential facilities.

§ 27-1520 Heavy equipment sales and rental.

§ 27-1521 Hotels and motels.

§ 27-1522 Junkyards.

§ 27-1523 Kennels.

§ 27-1524 Landscaping supply centers.

§ 27-1525 Medical clinics.

§ 27-1526 Mineral extraction.

§ 27-1527 Minor equipment and automotive repairs in R District.

§ 27-1528 Municipal waste landfills.

§ 27-1529 Nightclubs.

§ 27-1530 Noncommercial recreation facilities.

§ 27-1531 Outdoor storage.

§ 27-1532 Recreational farms.

§ 27-1533 Recreational vehicle campgrounds.

§ 27-1534 Recycling centers.

§ 27-1535 Schools.

§ 27-1536 Self-storage units.

§ 27-1537 Stables.

§ 27-1538 Veterinary clinics.

§ 27-1539 Wholesale use and distribution centers.

§ 27-1540 Wind farms.

§ 27-1541 Uses not expressly listed in any zoning district.

Part 16 Incentive Zoning Standards

§ 27-1601 General provisions.

§ 27-1602 Residential uses.

§ 27-1603 Nonresidential uses.

Part 17 Supplemental Regulations Applicable to All Districts

§ 27-1701 General regulations.

§ 27-1702 One principal use per lot permitted; exceptions.

§ 27-1703 Supplemental yard, lot and area requirements.

§ 27-1704 (Reserved)

§ 27-1705 Dwellings on small lots of record.

§ 27-1706 Fences, hedges and walls.

§ 27-1707 Mobile homes on individual lots.

§ 27-1708 Refuse and waste collection areas.

§ 27-1709 Swimming pools.

§ 27-1710 Vegetation and woodland preservation.

§ 27-1711 Outdoor storage in nonresidential districts.

§ 27-1712 Traffic access and impact studies.

§ 27-1713 Performance standards.

§ 27-1714 Clear sight triangle.

Part 18 Supplemental Regulations for Specific Uses

§ 27-1801 Agricultural operations.

§ 27-1802 Automotive sales, rental and service.

§ 27-1803 Communications antennas.

§ 27-1804 Day-care centers.

§ 27-1805 Yard and bulk requirements for townhouses.

§ 27-1806 Yard and bulk requirements for multifamily dwellings.

§ 27-1807 Forestry.

§ 27-1808 Hobby farms.

§ 27-1809 Home occupations.

§ 27-1810 No-impact home-based businesses.

§ 27-1811 Windmills.

Part 19 Off-Street Parking and Loading

§ 27-1901 General requirements.

§ 27-1902 Off-street parking requirements.

§ 27-1903 Driveways.

§ 27-1904 Design standards for off-street parking facilities.

§ 27-1905 Off-street loading requirements.

§ 27-1906 Design standards for off-street loading facilities.

Part 20 Signs

§ 27-2001 General requirements.

§ 27-2002 Gas or service station signs.

§ 27-2003 Temporary signs.

§ 27-2004 Directory signs.

§ 27-2005 Menu board signs.

§ 27-2006 Residential developments.

§ 27-2007 Residential districts and uses.

§ 27-2008 Retail centers and office parks.

§ 27-2009 Stand-alone parcels in TO District.

§ 27-2010 Stand-alone parcels in CC and LI Districts.

§ 27-2011 Billboards.

Part 21 Screening and Landscaping

§ 27-2101 Buffer yard standards and design.

§ 27-2102 Additional buffer yard requirements; landscaping.

Part 22 Oil and Gas Operations

§ 27-2201 Compliance required; conflicting provisions.

§ 27-2202 Regulations and standards.

Part 23 Nonconforming Uses, Structures and Lots

§ 27-2301 Nonconforming uses.

§ 27-2302 Nonconforming structures.

§ 27-2303 Nonconforming lots.

§ 27-2304 Continuation of nonconforming uses, structures or lots.

Part 24 Zoning Hearing Board

§ 27-2401 Creation; membership; vacancies; removal.

§ 27-2402 Officers; quorum; procedure; records.

§ 27-2403 Expenditures for services; compensation.

§ 27-2404 Conduct of public hearings.

§ 27-2405 Decisions.

§ 27-2406 Jurisdiction.

§ 27-2407 Requests for relief.

§ 27-2408 Variances.

§ 27-2409 Special exceptions.

§ 27-2410 Parties appellant before Board.

§ 27-2411 Time limitations.

§ 27-2412 Stay of proceedings.

Part 25 Administration

§ 27-2501 Zoning Officer.

§ 27-2502 Coordination with other requirements.

§ 27-2503 Zoning use permits.

§ 27-2504 Zoning occupancy permits.

§ 27-2505 Temporary use permits.

Part 26 Amendments

§ 27-2601 Amendment procedure.

§ 27-2602 Landowner curative amendments.

§ 27-2603 Municipal curative amendments.

Part 27 Validity

§ 27-2701 Severability.

Part 28 Enforcement and Penalties

§ 27-2801 Actions in equity.

§ 27-2802 Enforcement notice.

§ 27-2803 Violations and penalties.

Part 29 Fees

§ 27-2901 Fees established.

Part 30 Use Authorization Table

§ 27-3001 Use Authorization Table attached.