Borough of Rockaway, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Rockaway 10-24-1996 as part of Ord. No. 12-96. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Amusement devices — See Ch. 95.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 115.
Fire prevention and protection — See Ch. 139.
Hazardous materials — See Ch. 140.
Land use administration and procedures — See Ch. 169.
Land use design and performance standards — See Ch. 170.
Land subdivision and site plan review — See Ch. 171.
Sewers — See Ch. 213.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 217.
Trailers and trailer parks — See Ch. 231.
Water — See Ch. 247.
172a Schedule of Zoning Requirements 172b Zoning Map
Article I Zoning Districts and Map

§ 172-1 Purpose.

§ 172-2 Interpretation and scope.

§ 172-3 Zone districts.

§ 172-4 Zoning Map.

§ 172-5 Schedule of Requirements.

Article II General Provisions and Regulations

§ 172-6 Applicability.

§ 172-7 Provisions applicable to all zones.

§ 172-8 Prohibited uses.

§ 172-9 Permit application required; conformity to provisions.

§ 172-10 Access to uses.

§ 172-11 Accessory buildings or structures.

§ 172-12 Conversion of existing structures.

§ 172-13 Corner lots.

§ 172-14 Existing platted lots.

§ 172-15 Fences and retaining walls.

§ 172-16 Planting and fences on street property lines.

§ 172-17 Visibility requirements.

§ 172-18 Garages in residential zones.

§ 172-19 Height exceptions.

§ 172-20 Nature and extent of uses of land.

§ 172-21 Institutional uses, municipal uses and public utility facilities.

§ 172-22 Outdoor storage.

§ 172-23 Projections and encroachments.

§ 172-24 Second principal building on same lot prohibited.

§ 172-25 Signs.

§ 172-26 Subdivision of lot.

§ 172-27 Required area or space.

§ 172-28 Yards.

§ 172-29 Public utilities.

§ 172-29.1 Violations and penalties.

Article III Nonconforming Uses and Structures

§ 172-30 Continuance of nonconforming uses or structures.

§ 172-31 Alteration, extension or enlargement of nonconforming uses or structures.

§ 172-32 Restoration of existing buildings which are nonconforming because of use.

§ 172-33 Restoration of existing buildings which are nonconforming because of reasons other than use.

§ 172-34 Partial building destruction, degree of damage.

Article IV Signs

§ 172-35 Purpose.

§ 172-36 Permits; application; conformance to requirements.

§ 172-37 Removal.

§ 172-38 Prohibited signs.

§ 172-39 General sign requirements.

§ 172-40 Facade signs in B-C, O-B, G-B, H-C, GLI and HT/LI Zones.

§ 172-41 Freestanding signs; single business locations within O-B, G-B, H-C, GLI and HT/LI Zones.

§ 172-42 Freestanding signs; multiple business locations within O-B, G-B, H-C, GLI and HT/LI Zones.

§ 172-43 Temporary signs.

§ 172-44 Institutional signs.

§ 172-45 Special permit signs.

§ 172-46 Directional signs.

§ 172-47 Exempt signs.

§ 172-48 Public garages, gasoline service and filling stations.

§ 172-49 (Reserved)

Article V Residence Districts

§ 172-50 Permitted principal uses.

§ 172-51 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 172-52 Conditional uses.

§ 172-53 Compliance with scheduled requirements.

§ 172-54 Requirements for garden apartments.

§ 172-55 Requirements for townhouses.

§ 172-56 Site design and performance standards.

Article VI Borough Center Commercial District

§ 172-57 Purpose.

§ 172-58 Permitted principal uses.

§ 172-59 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 172-60 Prohibited uses.

§ 172-61 Borough Center District design criteria and bulk standards.

Article VII O-B Office Business District

§ 172-62 Permitted principal uses.

§ 172-63 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 172-64 Conditional uses.

§ 172-65 Compliance with scheduled requirements.

Article VIII G-B General Business District

§ 172-66 Permitted principal uses.

§ 172-67 Prohibited uses.

§ 172-68 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 172-69 Conditional uses.

§ 172-70 Compliance with scheduled requirements.

§ 172-71 Yard requirement modifications.

Article IX H-C Highway Commercial District

§ 172-72 Permitted principal uses.

§ 172-73 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 172-74 Conditional uses.

§ 172-75 Compliance with scheduled requirements.

Article X GLI General Light Industrial District

§ 172-76 Permitted principal uses.

§ 172-77 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 172-78 Conditional uses.

§ 172-79 Required conditions.

§ 172-80 Prohibited uses.

Article XI HT/LI High-Tech/Light Industrial District

§ 172-81 Permitted principal uses.

§ 172-82 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 172-83 Conditional uses.

§ 172-84 Performance standards.

Article XII Conditional Uses

§ 172-85 General requirements for issuance.

§ 172-86 Public garages, gasoline service and filling stations.

§ 172-87 Additional requirements.

Article XIII RRC Rockaway River Corridor Overlay Zone District

§ 172-88 Establishment; purpose.

§ 172-89 Objectives.

§ 172-90 Designation of Rockaway River Corridor.

§ 172-91 Standards and conditions for residential development.

§ 172-92 Sewer connection required for nonresidential uses.

§ 172-93 Applicability; use exceptions.

§ 172-94 Environmental impact statement.