Township of Franklin, NJ
Hunterdon County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Franklin 3-2-1979 (Ch. 85 of the 1988 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
General penalty — See Ch. 1, Art. I.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 155.
Fair housing — See Ch. 176.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 199.
Land use fees — See Ch. 225.
Road and improvement specifications — See Ch. 272.
Soil erosion and sediment control — See Ch. 290.
Stormwater and soil erosion — See Ch. 295.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 297.
Subdivision of land and site plan — See Ch. 310.
Surface water management — See Ch. 316.
220a Schedule of Zone Req Table
Article I General Provisions

§ 220-1 Title.

§ 220-2 Implementation and incorporation of statutory provisions.

§ 220-3 Purpose and intent.

§ 220-4 Scope.

§ 220-5 Definitions and word usage.

Article II Districts; Map; Boundaries

§ 220-6 Districts enumerated.

§ 220-7 Zoning Map.

§ 220-8 Schedule of Zone Requirements.

§ 220-9 Interpretation of boundaries.

Article III Use Regulations

§ 220-10 Zone district use regulations.

§ 220-11 Provisions applicable to all zones.

§ 220-12 Flag lot requirements.

§ 220-13 Right to farm.

Article IV Floodplain Regulations

§ 220-14 Purpose and policy.

§ 220-15 Content.

§ 220-16 Applicability.

§ 220-17 Procedure.

§ 220-18 Standards.

§ 220-19 Requirements for undelineated streams.

§ 220-20 Warning and disclaimer of liability.

§ 220-21 Stream encroachment permit required.

Article V Conditional Uses

§ 220-22 Public schools and houses of worship.

§ 220-23 (Reserved)

§ 220-24 ECHO housing.

Article VI General Zone Regulations

§ 220-25 Conformance with regulations required.

§ 220-26 Building permits required; issuance; records; revocation.

§ 220-27 Zoning permits required; issuance; records; revocation.

§ 220-28 Certificates of occupancy; certificates of continued occupancy.

§ 220-29 New lots formed from part of parcel.

§ 220-30 Prohibited uses.

§ 220-31 Requirements to be met on lot and within district.

§ 220-32 Principal building.

§ 220-33 Yards.

§ 220-34 Corner lots.

§ 220-35 (Reserved)

§ 220-36 Temporary permit for certain portable structures.

§ 220-37 Outdoor storage.

§ 220-38 Dedication of right-of-way.

§ 220-39 Commercial vehicles on residential lots.

§ 220-40 Public utilities.

§ 220-41 Visibility at intersections.

§ 220-42 Requirements for specific accessory uses.

§ 220-43 Water supply and percolation.

§ 220-44 Residual dwelling site opportunity (RDSO).

§ 220-45 Natural resource conservation calculations.

Article VII Nonconforming Buildings and Uses

§ 220-46 Continuation.

§ 220-47 Application of nonconforming status of buildings and lands.

§ 220-48 Changes.

§ 220-49 Termination.

§ 220-50 Preexisting nonconforming lots; expansion of residential uses.

§ 220-51 Existing uses not conforming to airport hazard area standards.

Article VIII Off-Street Parking and Loading

§ 220-52 Off-street parking space requirements.

§ 220-53 Off-street loading requirements.

§ 220-54 Parking area design standards.

§ 220-55 Landscaping and drainage of parking areas.

§ 220-56 Lighting of parking areas.

§ 220-57 Marking and delineation of parking areas.

Article IX Signs

§ 220-58 Permit required; prohibited signs.

§ 220-59 Permitted signs in all zones.

§ 220-60 Signs in C Commercial Zone.

§ 220-61 Signs in NB Neighborhood Business Zone.

§ 220-62 Application for permit; issuance; duration.

§ 220-63 Unsafe signs.

§ 220-64 Obsolete signs.

§ 220-65 Abandoned signs.

Article X Topsoil and Fill Material

§ 220-66 Definitions.

§ 220-67 Topsoil protection.

§ 220-68 Earth removal.

Article XI Wireless Telecommunications Towers and Antennas

§ 220-69 Purpose.

§ 220-70 Definitions.

§ 220-71 Applicability.

§ 220-72 General requirements.

§ 220-73 Permitted uses.

§ 220-74 Additional submission requirements and other standards.

§ 220-75 Site design standards and bulk requirements.

§ 220-76 Certification requirements; nonrefundable application fees and escrow deposit.

§ 220-77 Equipment structures and cabinets.

§ 220-78 Rebuilding damaged or destroyed nonconforming towers or antennas.

§ 220-79 Removal of abandoned antennas and towers.

Article XII Golf Courses/Clubhouse Requirements

§ 220-80 Tract standards.

§ 220-81 Development standards.

Article XIII Community Impact Statement

§ 220-82 Applicability.

§ 220-83 Standards for preparation of impact statement.

§ 220-84 Contents of impact statement.

Article XIV Enforcement

§ 220-85 Violations and penalties.

§ 220-86 Enforcement by Zoning Officer.

Article XV Affordable Housing Based on Growth Share

§ 220-87 Legislative intent.

§ 220-88 Applicability.

§ 220-89 Exemptions.

§ 220-90 Residential development.

§ 220-91 Nonresidential development.

§ 220-92 Addressing growth share obligation.

§ 220-93 Payments in lieu of construction.

§ 220-94 Low/moderate-income split and compliance with COAH's rules.

§ 220-95 General provisions for constructing affordable units.