Borough of Mifflinburg, PA
Union County
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§ 29-301 Zoning District Names and Statement of Intent.

[Ord. 84-14, 12/18/1984; as amended by Ord. 2008-1, 4/15/2008]
The Borough of Mifflinburg is hereby divided into the following districts:
A. 
(RS) Residential-Suburban. The purpose of this district is to provide lands for single-family detached residential development. Multiple-family dwelling uses on larger lots and supportive nonresidential uses are provided for on a limited basis. Manufactured housing units with the exception of mobile homes are allowed in this district.
B. 
(RU) Residential-Urban. The purpose of this district is to provide standards for the continued utilization of existing neighborhoods of mixed residential types and densities. Supportive nonresidential uses are provided for on a limited basis. This district correlates with older Borough neighborhoods of primarily residential use and allows the use of manufactured housing with the exception of mobile homes.
C. 
(RMH) Residential-Manufactured Housing. The purpose of this district is to provide lands for all types of manufactured housing in addition to conventionally constructed housing. Supportive nonresidential uses are provided for on a limited basis.
D. 
(A) Agriculture. The purpose of this district is to encourage the continued utilization of lands well suited for agricultural pursuits. Future Borough growth may suggest the utilization of these lands for development; however, utilities do not generally exist in these areas.
E. 
(DD) Downtown District. The purpose of this district is to maintain downtown Mifflinburg as a center for commercial, governmental, civic, and professional activities.
F. 
(C) General Commercial. The purpose of this district is to provide lands for all types, retail and wholesale, of commercial and professional activities. This district is not for manufacturing activities, with the exception of craft activities associated with commercial sales.
G. 
(CM) Commercial Manufacturing. This district encompasses a unique area of Mifflinburg where commercial and manufacturing activities are intermixed.
H. 
(OSR) Open Space and Recreation. This district is earmarked exclusively for active and passive recreational activities.

§ 29-302 Zoning Map.

[Ord. 84-14, 12/18/1984; as amended by Ord. 88-8, 7/21/1988; by Ord. 89-12, 12/18/1989; by Ord. 97-07, 8/26/1997; by Ord. 2001-4, 5/15/2001; by Ord. 2004-5, 9/21/2004; and by Ord. 2008-1, 4/15/2008]
The location and boundaries of the zoning districts are hereby established as shown on the Official Zoning Map of the Borough of Mifflinburg, maintained on file in the office of the Borough. The Official Zoning Map and any amendments thereto are hereby made a part of this Chapter. Sample zoning maps that may from time to time be published are not official and are intended only for informational purposes.

§ 29-303 Interpretation of Boundaries.

[Ord. 84-14, 12/18/1984; as amended by Ord. 2008-1, 4/15/2008]
If uncertainty exists as to the boundary of any district shown on the Official Zoning Map, the Zoning Hearing Board shall determine the location of such boundary in accord with appeal procedures.