Township of Upper Gwynedd, PA
Montgomery County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Upper Gwynedd 2-22-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-09. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Flood damage control — See Ch. 103.
Grading, excavations and fill — See Ch. 109.
Stormwater management: Skippack Creek Watershed — See Ch. 161.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 162.
Stormwater management: Neshaminy Creek Watershed — See Ch. 164.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 168.
Zoning — See Ch. 195.
Attachment 1 - Appendix A Attachment 2 - Appendix B Attachment 3 - Appendix C Attachment 4 - Appendix D Attachment 5 - Appendix E Attachment 6 - Appendix F
[1]
Editor's Note: Pursuant to Ord. No. 2016-08, adopted 2-22-2016, former Ch. 163, Stormwater Management: Skippack Creek and Wissahickon Creek Watersheds, was redesignated as Ch. 161, Stormwater Management: Skippack Creek Watershed.
Article I General Provisions

§ 163-1 Short title.

§ 163-2 Statement of findings.

§ 163-3 Purpose.

§ 163-4 Statutory authority.

§ 163-5 Applicability.

§ 163-6 Exemptions.

§ 163-7 Repealer.

§ 163-8 Severability.

§ 163-9 Compatibility with other ordinances or legal requirements.

§ 163-10 Duty of persons engaged in development of land.

§ 163-11 Erroneous permit.

Article II Definitions

§ 163-12 Interpretation.

§ 163-13 Definitions.

Article III Stormwater Management (SWM) Site Plan Requirements

§ 163-14 SWM site plan contents.

§ 163-15 Plan submission.

§ 163-16 SWM site plan review.

§ 163-17 Modification of SWM site plans.

§ 163-18 Resubmission of inconsistent or noncompliant SWM plans.

Article IV Stormwater Management

§ 163-19 General requirements.

§ 163-20 Permit requirements by other governmental entities.

§ 163-21 Erosion and sediment control during regulated earth disturbance activities.

§ 163-22 Nonstructural project design to minimize stormwater impacts.

§ 163-23 Groundwater recharge requirements.

§ 163-24 Water volume control requirements.

§ 163-25 Stream bank erosion requirements (channel protection).

§ 163-26 Stormwater peak rate control and management districts.

§ 163-27 Calculation methodology.

Article V Inspections

§ 163-28 Inspections.

Article VI Fees and Expenses

§ 163-29 Municipality SWM site plan review and inspection fees.

§ 163-30 Expenses covered by fees.

§ 163-31 Municipality SWM facilities operation and maintenance fund.

Article VII Maintenance Responsibilities

§ 163-32 Performance guarantee.

§ 163-33 Responsibilities for operation and maintenance of stormwater facilities and best management practices.

§ 163-34 Municipal review of O&M plan.

§ 163-35 Operation and maintenance agreement for privately owned stormwater controls and BMPs.

§ 163-36 Stormwater management easements.

Article VIII Prohibitions

§ 163-37 Prohibited discharges and connections.

§ 163-38 Roof drains.

§ 163-39 Alteration of BMPs.

Article IX Enforcement and Penalties

§ 163-40 Right of entry.

§ 163-41 Inspection.

§ 163-42 Enforcement.

§ 163-43 Suspension and revocation.

§ 163-44 Violations and penalties.

§ 163-45 Appeals.

§ 163-46 Waivers.