Township of Wilkins, PA
Allegheny County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Wilkins 7-9-1973 by Ord. No. 542. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Neighborhood blight reclamation and revitalization – See Ch. 27.
Planning Commission – See Ch. 35.
Building construction — See Ch. 72.
Construction Codes – See Ch. 78.
Geophysical seismic testing – See Ch. 82, Art. III.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 88.
Floodplain management – See Ch. 90.
Grading and drainage — See Ch. 94.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 48.
Swimming pools — See Ch. 152.
Article I General Provisions

§ 173-1 Title.

§ 173-2 Defined terms.

§ 173-3 Community development objectives.

§ 173-4 Zoning Map.

§ 173-5 Compliance required.

Article II Definitions and Word Usage

§ 173-6 Word usage.

§ 173-7 Definitions.

Article III District Regulations

§ 173-8 Zoning districts.

§ 173-9 District boundaries.

§ 173-10 Permitted uses.

§ 173-11 Conditional uses.

§ 173-12 Height regulations.

§ 173-13 Lot and yard requirements.

Article IV General Regulations

§ 173-14 Nonconforming uses and buildings.

§ 173-15 Computation of lot area.

§ 173-16 Unenclosed porches.

§ 173-17 Projections into required yards.

§ 173-18 Service roads.

§ 173-19 Fences.

§ 173-20 Accessory buildings and uses in residential district.

§ 173-21 Applicability.

§ 173-22 Special exception uses.

§ 173-23 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 173-24 Removal of topsoil.

§ 173-25 Rear dwellings restricted.

§ 173-26 Vehicular traffic control.

§ 173-26.1 Sidewalk requirement.

Article V Signs

§ 173-27 Purpose.

§ 173-28 Definitions.

§ 173-29 Sign permit application.

§ 173-30 Exemptions.

§ 173-31 Sign height.

§ 173-32 Sign placement.

§ 173-33 Maintenance.

§ 173-34 Prohibited signs.

§ 173-35 Signs permitted in individual zoning districts.

§ 173-36 Billboards and outdoor advertising.

§ 173-37 Canopy and awning signs.

§ 173-38 Freestanding signs.

§ 173-39 Illuminated and electronic message center signs.

§ 173-40 Suspended signs.

§ 173-41 Wall signs.

§ 173-42 Window signs.

§ 173-43 Shopping centers and multioccupant land uses.

§ 173-44 Gas stations.

§ 173-45 Nonconforming signs.

Article VI Conditional Uses

§ 173-46 General requirements.

§ 173-47 Application.

§ 173-48 Review of application.

§ 173-49 Criteria for approval.

§ 173-50 Performance standards.

Article VII Floodplain Regulations

§ 173-51 Purpose.

§ 173-52 Applicability.

§ 173-53 Warning and disclaimers of liability.

§ 173-54 Definitions.

§ 173-55 Description of districts.

§ 173-56 District boundary changes.

§ 173-57 Interpretation of district boundaries.

§ 173-58 Compliance required.

§ 173-59 Floodway District (FW).

§ 173-60 Flood-Fringe District (FF).

§ 173-61 Criteria for special exceptions and variances.

§ 173-62 Technical assistance for special exceptions and variances.

§ 173-63 Technical assistance fee.

§ 173-64 Issuance of special exceptions and variances.

§ 173-65 Activities requiring a special exception.

§ 173-66 Existing structures in floodplain districts.

Article VIII Administration and Enforcement

§ 173-67 Zoning Officer.

§ 173-68 Zoning certificates.

§ 173-69 Violations and penalties.

§ 173-70 Enforcement remedies.

§ 173-71 Amendments.

§ 173-72 Zoning Hearing Board.

Article IX (Reserved)

§ 173-73 through § 173-99. (Reserved)

Article X Telecommunications Facilities

§ 173-100 Wireless communications facilities.