Borough of Kenilworth, NJ
Union County
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REPEALED
Created: 2017-02-13|Updated: 2017-02-16
This Chapter has been repealed by Land Use Ordinance Chapter #225 
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Kenilworth 8-25-1999 by Ord. No. 99-10.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Land Use Procedures — See Ch. 30.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 78.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 94.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 98.
Gasoline stations — See Ch. 108.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 150.
Site plan review — See Ch. 163.
Soil erosion and sediment control — See Ch. 167.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 174.
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Editor's Note: This ordinances supersedes former Ch. 197, Zoning, adopted 8-6-1963 by Ord. No. 63-10, as amended.
Article I General Provisions

§ 197-1 Title.

§ 197-2 Purpose.

§ 197-3 Definitions and word usage.

Article II Establishment of Districts; Zoning Map; Boundaries

§ 197-4 Districts enumerated.

§ 197-5 Zoning Map.

§ 197-6 District boundaries.

Article III General Regulations

§ 197-7 Conformance required.

§ 197-8 Principal buildings limited.

§ 197-9 Accessory buildings.

§ 197-10 Yards and open space.

§ 197-11 Occupied lots.

§ 197-12 School buses.

§ 197-13 Parking or storing of commercial vehicles prohibited.

§ 197-14 Applicability of provisions to existing permits.

§ 197-15 Visibility obstructions.

§ 197-16 Fence and wall limitations for residential districts.

§ 197-17 Fence and wall limitations for Commercial and Industrial Districts.

§ 197-17.1 Purpose.

§ 197-17.2 Fence and wall limitations for commercial and industrial districts abutting residential districts.

§ 197-18 Screen planting and buffer areas.

§ 197-19 Parking space requirements.

§ 197-20 Home occupations/professional offices.

§ 197-21 Height requirements.

§ 197-22 Floodplain areas.

§ 197-23 Detached garages; off-street parking requirement; garage conversion.

§ 197-24 Public utilities.

§ 197-25 Temporary mobile homes, trailers, storage units and dumpsters.

§ 197-26 Driveways.

§ 197-27 Outdoor storage of firewood.

§ 197-28 Satellite dish antennas and antennas.

§ 197-28.1 Air-conditioning compressor units.

§ 197-29 Residential site improvement standards.

Article IIIA BGD Boulevard Gateway District

§ 197-29.1 Permitted uses.

§ 197-29.2 Prohibited uses.

§ 197-29.3 Accessory buildings.

§ 197-29.4 Lot requirements.

§ 197-29.5 Preexisting lots and structures.

Article IV R-1 Residential Low-Density District

§ 197-30 Permitted uses.

§ 197-31 Prohibited uses.

§ 197-32 Accessory buildings.

§ 197-33 Lot requirements.

Article V R-2 Residential Medium-Density District

§ 197-34 Permitted uses.

§ 197-35 Prohibited uses.

§ 197-36 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 197-37 Accessory buildings.

§ 197-38 Lot requirements.

Article VI R-3 Residential Medium-Density District (Special)

§ 197-39 Permitted uses.

§ 197-40 Prohibited uses.

§ 197-41 Permitted accessory uses.

§ 197-42 Accessory buildings.

§ 197-43 Lot requirements.

Article VII LC Local Commercial District

§ 197-44 Permitted uses.

§ 197-45 Prohibited uses.

§ 197-46 Conditional uses.

§ 197-47 Lot requirements.

Article VIII SC Special Commercial District

§ 197-48 Permitted uses.

§ 197-49 Prohibited uses.

§ 197-50 Lot requirements.

Article IX CI Commercial Industrial District

§ 197-51 Permitted uses.

§ 197-52 Conditional uses.

§ 197-53 Lot requirements.

Article X I Industrial District

§ 197-54 Permitted uses.

§ 197-55 Prohibited uses.

§ 197-56 Performance standards.

§ 197-57 Changes to permitted uses.

§ 197-58 Lot requirements.

Article XI PF Public Facility District

§ 197-59 Permitted uses.

Article XII Prohibited Uses

§ 197-60 Uses prohibited in all districts.

Article XIII Nonconforming Uses, Lots and Structures

§ 197-61 Intent.

§ 197-62 Continuance of nonconforming uses, lots and structures.

§ 197-63 Conditional uses not deemed nonconforming uses.

Article XIV Conditional Use

§ 197-64 Conditional uses permitted.

§ 197-65 Applications for conditional uses.

Article XV Filling Stations and Public Garages

§ 197-66 Lot location and area.

§ 197-67 Entrances and exits.

Article XVI Off-Street Parking and Loading Requirements

§ 197-68 Parking facilities required.

§ 197-69 Size of parking spaces.

§ 197-70 Loading spaces.

§ 197-71 Size of loading spaces.

§ 197-72 Approximation of required spaces.

§ 197-73 Paving, fencing and lighting of spaces.

§ 197-74 Marking of parking spaces.

§ 197-75 Arrangement and shielding of lighting.

§ 197-76 Prohibited in front yards and public right-of-way.

§ 197-77 Ingress and egress.

§ 197-78 Access driveways prohibited in residential district.

§ 197-79 Access.

§ 197-80 Restriction for certain vehicles.

§ 197-81 Conformance with Schedule of Parking Requirements.

§ 197-82 Multiple use requirements.

§ 197-83 Minimum width of access aisles.

§ 197-84 Number of off-street loading spaces required.

§ 197-85 Drainage in parking and loading areas.

§ 197-86 Number of parking spaces required.

§ 197-87 Miscellaneous requirements.

Article XVII Signs

§ 197-88 Scope of applicability.

§ 197-89 Prohibited signs and advertising.

§ 197-90 General regulations and restrictions.

§ 197-91 Exempt signs in all zones.

§ 197-92 Service station signs.

§ 197-93 Sign permit application; fees.

§ 197-94 Maintenance; notice of violation: removal: emergency conditions.

Article XVIII Administration and Enforcement

§ 197-95 Enforcing authority; violations and penalties.

§ 197-96 Building permits.

§ 197-97 Certificates of occupancy.

§ 197-98 Review of applications for relief.

§ 197-99 Violations and penalties.