Township of Blairstown, NJ
Warren County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Blairstown 5-13-1998 by Ord. No. 98-04. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Environmental Commission — See Ch. 26.
Affordable housing — See Ch. 55.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 87.
Driveways — See Ch. 92.
Earth removal — See Ch. 99.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 112.
Junkyards — See Ch. 121.
Right to Farm — See Ch. 153.
Trailers and trailer parks — See Ch. 180.
Water and sewers — See Ch. 190.
019a Checklists 019b Zoning Map 019c Critical Areas Map 019d Topographic Elevations 019e Geology and Groundwater Resources
Article 19-100 Title and Purpose

§ 19-101 Title.

§ 19-102 Short title.

§ 19-103 Intent and purpose.

§ 19-104 Interpretation of standards.

§ 19-105 Number of principal uses, buildings and dwellings per lot.

§ 19-106 Prohibited uses.

§ 19-107 Compliance.

Article 19-200 Definitions and Descriptions

§ 19-201 Word usage.

§ 19-202 Compliance with other definitions.

§ 19-203 Definitions and descriptions.

Article 19-300 Zoning Districts and Zoning Map

§ 19-301 Zoning districts.

§ 19-302 Optional development alternatives.

§ 19-303 Zoning Map.

§ 19-304 Critical Areas Map.

§ 19-305 Topographic Elevations Map.

§ 19-306 Geology and Groundwater Resources Map.

§ 19-307 Interpretation of zoning district boundaries.

§ 19-308 Airport hazard area.

Article 19-400 Zoning District Regulations

§ 19-401 General zoning district regulations.

§ 19-402 Exceptions to zoning district regulations.

§ 19-403 Grandfathered vacant lots and detached dwelling units.

§ 19-404 Nonconforming lots, structures and uses.

§ 19-405 R-5 Single-Family Residential.

§ 19-406 VR Village Residential.

§ 19-407 VN Village Neighborhood.

§ 19-408 HC Highway Commercial.

§ 19-409 PRO Professional and Research Office.

§ 19-410 GCI General Commercial and Industrial.

§ 19-411 CC Community Commercial.

Article 19-500 General Provisions and Design Standards

§ 19-501 Appearance of buildings.

§ 19-502 Stormwater management.

§ 19-503 Driveways providing access to residential dwellings.

§ 19-504 Easements on private property.

§ 19-505 Fences and walls.

§ 19-506 Fire protection.

§ 19-507 Landscaping and buffer screening.

§ 19-508 Lighting.

§ 19-509 Lot configuration and suitability for intended use.

§ 19-510 Natural features to be preserved and topsoil removal.

§ 19-511 Off-street parking areas, loading areas and accessways for nonresidential uses.

§ 19-512 Performance standards for all uses.

§ 19-513 Public utilities.

§ 19-514 Sanitary sewerage systems.

§ 19-515 Septic systems.

§ 19-516 Signs.

§ 19-517 Streets, curbs and sidewalks.

§ 19-518 Swimming pools.

§ 19-519 Water supply facilities.

Article 19-600 Conditional Uses, Special Provisions and Affordable Housing

§ 19-601 Conditional uses.

§ 19-602 Home occupations.

§ 19-603 Planned developments.

§ 19-604 Floodplain areas.

§ 19-605 Airport hazard area.

§ 19-606 Elder cottage housing opportunity (ECHO) units.

§ 19-607 Right to farm.

§ 19-608 Affordable accessory apartments.

§ 19-609 Development fees for affordable housing.

§ 19-609.1 Affordable housing obligation.

§ 19-610 Municipal Housing Liaison.

§ 19-611 Solar energy systems.

Article 19-700 Land Use Board

§ 19-701 Establishment and composition.

§ 19-702 Powers and duties.

Article 19-800 Development Application Review Procedures

§ 19-801 Responsibility during development application review.

§ 19-802 Application of requirements.

§ 19-803 Submission of minor subdivision plats and minor site plans.

§ 19-804 Submission of preliminary major subdivision plats and preliminary major site plans.

§ 19-805 Submission of final major subdivision plats and final major site plans.

§ 19-806 Special review provisions for areas underlain by carbonate rock.

Article 19-900 Fees, Guarantees, Inspections and Off-Tract Improvements

§ 19-901 Fees.

§ 19-902 Guarantees, start of construction pursuant to an approved plan, and inspections.

§ 19-903 Additional provisions for escrow deposits.

§ 19-904 Off-tract improvements.

Article 19-1000 Administration, Enforcement, Penalties, Variances and Waivers

§ 19-1001 Administration.

§ 19-1002 Enforcement.

§ 19-1003 Subdivision approval certificates.

§ 19-1004 Violations and penalties.

§ 19-1005 Selling land before final subdivision approval.

§ 19-1006 Variances and waivers.

Article 19-1100 Repealer, Validity and Ordinance Amendments

§ 19-1101 Repealer.

§ 19-1102 Validity of ordinance.

§ 19-1103 Ordinance amendments.