Township of Lower Oxford, PA
Chester County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Part 1 SHORT TITLE, PURPOSE INTERPRETATION, CONFLICT, VALIDITY

§ 27-100 Short Title.

§ 27-101 Purpose.

§ 27-102 Community Development Objectives.

§ 27-103 Interpretation.

§ 27-104 Conflict.

Part 2 DEFINITIONS

§ 27-200 Definitions.

Part 3 ESTABLISHMENT OF DISTRICTS

§ 27-300 Classes of Districts.

§ 27-301 District Boundaries.

Part 4 R-1 RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT

§ 27-400 Use Regulation.

§ 27-401 Area and Bulk Regulations.

§ 27-402 Design Standards.

§ 27-403 General Standards.

Part 5 R-2 RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT

§ 27-500 Use Regulation.

§ 27-501 Area and Bulk Regulations.

§ 27-502 Design Standards.

§ 27-503 General Standards.

Part 6 R-3 RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT

§ 27-600 Use Regulation.

§ 27-601 Area and Bulk Regulations.

§ 27-602 Design Standards.

§ 27-603 General Standards.

Part 7 R-4 HIGH DENSITY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT

§ 27-700 Use Regulation.

§ 27-701 Area and Bulk Regulations.

§ 27-702 General Regulations.

§ 27-703 Additional Provisions for Manufactured Home Parks.

§ 27-704 Special Regulations.

Part 8 C-1 NEIGHBORHOOD COMMERCIAL DISTRICTS

§ 27-800 Use Regulation.

§ 27-801 Area and Bulk Regulations.

§ 27-802 Design Standards.

§ 27-803 General Standards.

Part 9 C-2 SPECIAL LIMITED BUSINESS DISTRICT

§ 27-900 Use Regulation.

§ 27-901 Area and Bulk Regulations.

§ 27-902 General Standards.

Part 9A C-3 LIMITED COMMERCIAL DISTRICT

§ 27-9A00 Use Regulation.

§ 27-9A01 Area and Bulk Regulations.

§ 27-9A02 Design Standards.

§ 27-9A03 General Standards.

Part 10 I-1 LIMITED INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT

§ 27-1000 Use Regulation.

§ 27-1001 Area and Bulk Regulations.

§ 27-1002 Design Standards.

§ 27-1003 General Standards.

Part 11 DESIGN STANDARDS

§ 27-1100 Applicability.

§ 27-1101 Screening.

§ 27-1102 Storage.

§ 27-1103 Landscaping.

§ 27-1104 Access and Traffic Control.

§ 27-1105 Interior Circulation.

§ 27-1106 Lighting.

§ 27-1107 Shopping Cart Storage.

§ 27-1108 Off-Street Loading Regulations.

§ 27-1109 Off-Street Parking Regulations for Other Than Single-Family Residential Use.

§ 27-1110 Single-Family Residential Parking Controls.

§ 27-1111 Leg Lots.

§ 27-1112 Fire and Explosion.

§ 27-1113 Neighborhood Impact Analysis.

§ 27-1114 Evaluation of Neighborhood Impact Analysis.

Part 12 USE REGULATIONS

§ 27-1200 Applicability of Regulations.

§ 27-1201 Uses Subject to Other Regulations.

§ 27-1202 Use Regulations.

Part 13 FLOOD HAZARD DISTRICT

§ 27-1300 Findings of Fact and Legislative Purpose.

§ 27-1301 Flood Hazard District.

Part 14 GENERAL PROVISIONS

§ 27-1400 Construction of Space Regulation.

§ 27-1401 Sale of Farm Products.

§ 27-1402 Visibility at Intersections.

§ 27-1403 Stripping of Topsoil.

§ 27-1404 Projections Into Required Yards.

§ 27-1405 Slope Controls.

§ 27-1406 Storm Drainage.

§ 27-1407 Nonconforming Buildings, Structures, and Uses.

§ 27-1408 Lots Nonconforming as to Area and Width Regulations, and Lots of Unusual Dimensions.

§ 27-1409 Registration of Nonconforming Uses and Structures.

§ 27-1410 Conditional Uses.

§ 27-1411 Applications for Conditional Uses.

§ 27-1412 Procedure.

§ 27-1413 General Standards.

§ 27-1414 Sanitary Landfill as a Conditional Use.

§ 27-1415 Quarries as a Conditional Use.

§ 27-1416 Agricultural Utilization or Other Land Application of Sludge, Sewage Sludge or Other Waste Material as a Conditional Use.

§ 27-1417 Family Farm Related Business or School (FFRBS).

§ 27-1418 Home Occupation.

§ 27-1419 Temporary Homes for Parents or Grandparents.

§ 27-1420 Large Animals.

§ 27-1421 Commercial Composting Processing Operation as a Conditional Use.

§ 27-1422 Solar Energy System - Large Scale as a Conditional Use.

§ 27-1423 Wind Energy System - Commercial Scale as a Conditional Use.

§ 27-1424 Unified Commercial/Light Industrial Developments.

§ 27-1425 Automatic Changeable-Copy Sign Face Billboards.

§ 27-1426 Poultry.

Part 15 ZONING HEARING BOARD

§ 27-1500 Zoning Hearing Board.

§ 27-1501 Hearings.

§ 27-1502 Jurisdiction.

§ 27-1503 Variances.

§ 27-1504 Special Exceptions.

§ 27-1505 Conditional Uses.

§ 27-1506 Parties Appellant Before the Board.

§ 27-1507 Time Limitations.

§ 27-1508 Stay of Proceedings.

Part 16 ADMINISTRATIVE AND AMENDMENT PROVISIONS

§ 27-1600 Application of Regulations.

§ 27-1601 Appointment and Powers of Code Enforcement Officer.

§ 27-1602 Requirement of Building Permits.

§ 27-1603 Application for Building Permit.

§ 27-1604 Issuance of Building Permits.

§ 27-1605 Requirement of Use and Occupancy Permit.

§ 27-1606 Applications for Use and Occupancy Permits.

§ 27-1607 Issuance of Use and Occupancy Permits.

§ 27-1608 Requirement of Driveway Construction Permit.

§ 27-1609 Application for Driveway Construction Permit.

§ 27-1610 Issuance of Driveway Construction Permit.

§ 27-1611 Requirement of Use and Occupancy Permit.

§ 27-1612 Issuance or Refusal of Permits.

§ 27-1613 Fees.

§ 27-1614 Causes of Action.

§ 27-1615 Enforcement Notice.

§ 27-1616 Enforcement Remedies.

§ 27-1617 Enactment of Zoning Ordinance Amendments.

§ 27-1618 Procedure for Landowner Curative Amendments.

§ 27-1619 Procedure for Township Curative Amendments.

§ 27-1620 Municipal Liability.

Part 17 ZONING MAP AMENDMENTS

§ 27-1701 Zoning Map Amendments.

Part 18 SIGNS AND BILLBOARDS

§ 27-1800 General.

§ 27-1801 Exempt Signs.

§ 27-1802 Temporary Sign Regulations.

§ 27-1803 Business Signs.

§ 27-1804 Off-Premises Signs.

§ 27-1805 Sign Permits.

§ 27-1806 Illumination of Signs.

§ 27-1807 Electronic Message Signs.

§ 27-1808 Shopping Centers.

§ 27-1809 Billboards.

§ 27-1810 Other Governing Regulations.

§ 27-1811 Severability.