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 7-3-1986 by Ord. No. 86-4 (Ch. 118 of the 1988 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 155.
Driveways — See Ch. 166.
Fair housing — See Ch. 176.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 199.
Land use — See Ch. 220.
Land use fees — See Ch. 225.
Road specifications — See Ch. 272.
Soil erosion and sediment control — See Ch. 290.
Stormwater and soil erosion — See Ch. 295.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 297.
Surface water management — See Ch. 316.
Wells — See Ch. 365.
310a Development Review Checklist 310b Certification of Person Preparing Plats
Article I General Provisions

§ 310-1 Title.

§ 310-2 Purpose and incorporation of statutory provisions.

§ 310-3 Definitions and word usage.

§ 310-4 Violations and penalties.

Article II Land Use Board

§ 310-5 Membership.

§ 310-6 Terms of members.

§ 310-7 Vacancies.

§ 310-8 Conflicts of interest.

§ 310-9 Removal from office.

§ 310-10 Alternate members.

§ 310-11 Vote by absent member.

§ 310-12 Organization.

§ 310-13 Powers.

§ 310-14 Referral powers.

§ 310-15 Citizens' Advisory Committee.

§ 310-16 Transmittal of application to Environmental Commission.

§ 310-17 Rules and regulations.

§ 310-18 Meetings.

§ 310-19 Minutes.

§ 310-20 Hearings.

§ 310-21 Informal review of concept plan.

§ 310-22 Filing of ordinances.

§ 310-23 Public utilities.

§ 310-24 Tolling of time periods.

§ 310-25 Conditional approvals.

§ 310-26 Development within airport hazard areas.

Article III Master Plan

§ 310-27 Preparation.

§ 310-28 Contents.

§ 310-29 Timing.

§ 310-30 Relationship to other plans.

§ 310-31 Review of capital projects.

Article IV Official Map

§ 310-32 Adoption and amendment; conclusive nature of map.

§ 310-33 Reservation of public areas.

§ 310-34 Applicability of certain laws.

Article V Grant of Power

§ 310-35 Township review and approval.

§ 310-36 County review and approval.

§ 310-37 Exclusive authority.

Article VI Site Plan Review

§ 310-38 Applicability.

§ 310-39 Application procedure.

§ 310-40 Minor site plan review requirements.

§ 310-41 Preliminary drawing details.

§ 310-42 Reports.

§ 310-43 Approval or disapproval.

§ 310-44 Simultaneous review.

§ 310-45 Final plan details.

§ 310-46 Final approval.

§ 310-47 Effect of final approval.

§ 310-48 Guaranties; surety; release.

§ 310-49 Variance power.

§ 310-50 Commencement of work; preconstruction conference.

Article VII Environmental Impact Statement

§ 310-51 Term defined.

§ 310-52 Applicability; exemptions.

§ 310-53 Consultant qualifications and experience.

§ 310-54 Required data.

§ 310-55 Reviews and inspections.

§ 310-56 Fees.

Article VIII Subdivision Review

§ 310-57 Application procedure for preliminary subdivision or site plan plats.

§ 310-58 Minor subdivision review requirements.

§ 310-59 Preliminary plat details.

§ 310-60 Review of application; reports.

§ 310-61 Approval or disapproval.

§ 310-62 Effect of preliminary approval.

§ 310-63 Improvement and design standards.

§ 310-64 Deed descriptions.

§ 310-65 Simultaneous review.

§ 310-66 Final plat details.

§ 310-67 Final approval.

§ 310-68 Effect of final approval.

§ 310-69 Recording of final approval.

§ 310-70 Performance bond; cash deposit.

§ 310-70.1 Tax maintenance fees; form of plat.

§ 310-71 Variance power.

§ 310-72 Transfer before approval; penalty.

§ 310-73 Certificate showing approval.

§ 310-74 Right of owner of land covered by certificate.

§ 310-75 Commencement of work; preconstruction conference.

Article IX Off-Site and Off-Tract Improvements

§ 310-76 Off-tract improvements.

§ 310-77 Improvements by applicant.

§ 310-78 Review of applications.

§ 310-79 Performance guaranties.

§ 310-80 Deposit of funds.

§ 310-81 Refund of deposit.

Article X Required Improvements and Design Standards in Major Subdivisions

§ 310-82 Responsibility of applicant.

§ 310-83 Streets.

§ 310-84 Street grades.

§ 310-85 Street intersections.

§ 310-86 Center-line offsets.

§ 310-87 Reverse curves.

§ 310-88 Street connections.

§ 310-89 Vertical curves.

§ 310-90 Dead-end streets.

§ 310-91 Street names.

§ 310-92 Street signs.

§ 310-93 Dedication of additional street width.

§ 310-94 Internal street widths.

§ 310-95 Reserve strips.

§ 310-96 Sidewalks, curbs and curb drops.

§ 310-97 Streetlighting.

§ 310-98 Shade trees.

§ 310-99 Underground utility service.

§ 310-100 Blocks.

§ 310-101 Lots.

§ 310-102 Common areas.

§ 310-103 Drainage structures.

§ 310-104 Bank and slope protection.

§ 310-105 Topsoil protection.

§ 310-106 Earth removal.

§ 310-107 Monuments.

§ 310-108 Fire hydrants.

§ 310-109 Applicability of construction standards; failure to conform.

Article XI Site and Environmental Standards

§ 310-110 Standards of review.

§ 310-111 Application of design standards.

Article XII Buffering Requirements

§ 310-112 Purpose.

§ 310-113 Findings of fact.

§ 310-114 Applicability.

§ 310-115 Definitions.

§ 310-116 Official lists of plant materials.

§ 310-117 Preservation of existing individual trees.

§ 310-118 Buffering standards.

§ 310-119 Buffering of agricultural lands and historic districts.

§ 310-120 Buffering of public rights-of-way and driveways.

§ 310-121 Detention basins.

§ 310-122 Utility markers.

§ 310-123 Nonresidential, nonagricultural interior landscaping requirements.

§ 310-124 Planting, spacing and maintenance requirements.

§ 310-125 Landscaping plan requirements.