Kent County, DE
 
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Levy Court of Kent County 6-24-2003 by Ord. No. 03-11.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Regional Planning Commission — See Ch. 77.
Drainage standards — See Ch. 116.
Manufactured homes — See Ch. 156.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 175.
Road names — See Ch. 179.
Sanitary standards — See Ch. 180.
Zoning — See Ch. 205.
187a Appendix A 187b Appendix B 187c Appendix C 187d Appendix D 187e Appendix E
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 187, Subdivision of Land, adopted 10-24-2000 by Ord. No. 00-26, as amended.
Article I Title; Authority; Purpose

§ 187-1 Title.

§ 187-2 Authority; when effective.

§ 187-3 Purpose.

Article II Word Usage and Definitions

§ 187-4 Rules of construction.

§ 187-5 Definitions.

Article III General Provisions

§ 187-6 Preliminary plan and record plat required.

§ 187-7 Approval of plat required.

§ 187-8 Recording of plat required.

§ 187-9 Plat preparation.

§ 187-10 Planned Unit Development Districts.

§ 187-11 Interpretation.

§ 187-12 Jurisdiction of Regional Planning Commission.

§ 187-13 Jurisdiction of Department of Planning Services.

§ 187-14 Expiration of approved subdivision development plans.

§ 187-15 Fees.

§ 187-16 Department of Planning Services' right of entry.

Article IV Sketch Plan and Preliminary Conference for Major Subdivisions

§ 187-17 Preliminary conference.

§ 187-18 Sketch plan submission.

§ 187-19 Sketch plan submission to Regional Planning Commission.

Article V Preliminary Plan Preparation and Procedure for Major Subdivisions

§ 187-20 Submission of preliminary plan.

§ 187-21 Approval of preliminary plan.

§ 187-22 Requirements of preliminary plan.

§ 187-23 Supporting statements.

Article VI Final Plan Preparation and Procedure for Major Subdivisions

§ 187-24 Submission of record plat.

§ 187-25 Requirements of record plat.

§ 187-26 Certificates and supporting statements.

§ 187-27 Revisions to recorded subdivision plats.

Article VII Administrative Approvals

§ 187-28 Intent.

§ 187-29 Minor subdivisions.

§ 187-30 Minor lot line adjustment.

§ 187-31 Consolidation of lots.

§ 187-32 Change in ownership, mortgage, or lease line.

§ 187-33 Process and procedures.

Article VIII Land Development

§ 187-34 Purpose.

§ 187-35 Preliminary conference.

§ 187-36 Sketch plan submission.

§ 187-37 Sketch plan submission to Regional Planning Commission.

§ 187-38 Submission of preliminary plan.

§ 187-39 Regional Planning Commission review of proposed development permitted by right.

§ 187-40 Review of conditional use site plans.

§ 187-41 Final plan approval.

§ 187-42 Amendments and additions to site plans.

§ 187-43 Completion bond.

§ 187-44 Exemptions.

§ 187-45 Revocation of permits.

§ 187-46 Variation from approved plans prohibited.

§ 187-47 Construal of provisions.

§ 187-48 Fees.

Article IX Manufactured Housing Subdivision and Land Development

§ 187-49 General provisions.

§ 187-50 (Reserved)

§ 187-51 Manufactured home parks.

Article X Required Improvements

§ 187-52 General provisions.

§ 187-53 Minimum requirements.

§ 187-54 Plans, profiles, and specifications.

§ 187-55 Completion bond.

Article XI Design Requirements and Standards

§ 187-56 General requirements.

§ 187-57 Suitability of land.

§ 187-58 Street layout.

§ 187-59 Street design standards.

§ 187-60 Sidewalks.

§ 187-61 Marked crosswalks.

§ 187-62 School and transit bus stops.

§ 187-63 Blocks.

§ 187-64 Lots.

§ 187-65 Easements.

§ 187-66 Active recreation areas.

§ 187-67 Passive open space.

§ 187-68 Public parks, facilities and land reservations.

§ 187-69 Preservation of historic buildings and properties.

§ 187-70 Ownership and maintenance of active recreation areas and passive open spaces.

§ 187-71 Exemption to recreation area and open space dedication/reservation.

§ 187-72 Construction phasing.

§ 187-73 Woodland preservation.

§ 187-74 Tree planting requirements in nonwoodlands.

§ 187-75 Tree mitigation.

§ 187-76 Tree preservation and planting plan requirements.

§ 187-77 Wetland areas.

§ 187-78 Water bodies, streams, and other watercourses; riparian buffers.

§ 187-79 Buffer requirements.

§ 187-79.1 Wellhead protection buffers.

Article XII Modifications, Waivers and Exceptions

§ 187-80 Unusual conditions.

§ 187-81 Approval of modifications, waivers, and exceptions.

§ 187-82 Exceptions.

Article XIII Enforcement and Penalties

§ 187-83 Building and occupancy permits; guaranties.

§ 187-84 Violations and penalties.

Article XIV Appeals

§ 187-85 Appeal procedure.

Article XV Changes and Amendments

§ 187-86 Amendment procedure.

Article XVI Severability; Repealer; Performance Review

§ 187-87 Severability.

§ 187-88 Repealer.

§ 187-89 Performance review.

§ 187-90 (Reserved)

Article XVII Supplementary Regulations

§ 187-90.1 Transfer of development rights.

§ 187-90.2 Adequate public facilities.

§ 187-90.3 Conversion of existing single-family condominium to fee-simple single-family subdivision.

§ 187-90.4 Stormwater maintenance districts.