Town of Orchard Park, NY
Erie County
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The lengths, widths and shapes of blocks shall be determined with due regard to:
Provision of adequate building sites suitable to the special needs of the type of use contemplated.
Zoning requirements as to lot sizes and dimensions.
Needs for convenient access, circulation, control and safety of street traffic.
Limitations and opportunities of topography.
Block lengths generally shall not exceed 1,600 feet nor be less than 400 feet.
Intersections with arterial streets shall be held to a minimum and preferably spaced at least 1,000 feet apart.
Pedestrian crosswalks not less than 10 feet wide shall be required where deemed essential to provide circulation or access to schools, playgrounds, shopping centers, transportation and other community facilities.