The purpose of this district is to encourage single-family developments at suburban densities in locations in the Township where utilities and transportation facilities exist or are anticipated in the future; and to provide for accessory uses and compatible public and semipublic uses as conditional uses or uses by special exception.
In the R-2, Suburban Residential District, only the following uses are authorized:
Fences, subject to § 1503.
Keeping of domestic pets.
No-impact home-based business, subject to § 1510.
Off-street parking and loading, subject to Article XVI.
Other accessory uses customarily incidental to and on the same lot with any permitted use, conditional use or use by special exception authorized in this District.
Private garages and storage buildings, subject to § 1503.
Private residential swimming pools or sports courts, subject to § 1503.
Signs, subject to Article XVII.
Temporary construction trailer, model home or sales office, subject to § 1507.
Keeping of poultry subject to § 1508.11.
[Added by Ord. No. 935, 2/5/2018]
Churches, subject to § 1403.8.
Fire and emergency medical facilities, subject to § 1403.8.
Hospitals, subject to § 1403.8.
Oil and gas drilling, subject to § 1403.36.
Planned residential development, subject to Article XIII.
Public buildings, subject to § 1403.8.
Public utility building or structure, subject to § 1403.41.
Schools (public or private), subject to § 1403.8.
Uses By Special Exception.
In the R-2, Suburban Residential District, all uses shall be subject to the following regulations, except as they may be modified by the express standards and criteria for the specific conditional uses and uses by special exception contained in Article XIV.
Maximum impervious surface coverage: 35%.
Minimum front yard: 35 feet.
Special yard requirements: See § 1503.
Permitted projections into required yards: See § 1504.
Height exceptions: See § 1505.
See Article XVI.
See Article XVII.
See § 1502.
See § 1509.