Township of Franklin, NJ
Warren County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Franklin: Art. I, 11-9-1970, Art. II, 12-29-1986 as Ord. No. 86-8, Art. III, 4-13-1992 as part of Ord. No. 92-4. Sections 116-5F, 116-7A, 116-14 and 116-32 amended at time of adoption of Code, see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Driveways — See Ch. 67.
Farming — See Ch. 73.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 80.
Land use and development — See Ch. 90.
Soil erosion and sediment control — See Ch. 113.
Street excavations — See Ch. 120, Art. I.
Article I Removal of Topsoil

§ 116-1 Statement of findings.

§ 116-2 Definitions.

§ 116-3 Permit required.

§ 116-4 Review and approval of applications.

§ 116-5 Permit application procedure; fee; inspections.

§ 116-6 Factors to consider in reviewing application.

§ 116-7 Conduct of operations.

§ 116-8 Storage of topsoil.

§ 116-9 Digging below approved level.

§ 116-10 Replacement requirements.

§ 116-11 Performance bond.

§ 116-12 Exceptions.

§ 116-13 Right of entry.

§ 116-14 Violations and penalties.

Article II Commercial Soil Extraction

§ 116-15 Permit required.

§ 116-16 Permit application procedure.

§ 116-17 Definitions.

§ 116-18 Fees.

§ 116-19 Operation of soil extraction, quarries, pits and other industrial excavations.

§ 116-20 Removal of topsoil from Township prohibited.

§ 116-21 Subsurface mining prohibited.

§ 116-22 Application and plot plan requirements.

§ 116-23 Construction standards.

§ 116-24 Performance guaranty.

§ 116-25 Applicability.

§ 116-26 Record of permits.

§ 116-27 Display of permits.

§ 116-28 Nontransferability of permit.

§ 116-29 Expiration and renewal of permits.

§ 116-30 Revocation of permit.

§ 116-31 Reinstatement of permit.

§ 116-32 Violations and penalties.

§ 116-33 Relationship to other ordinances.

Article III Exempt Soil Extraction Operations

§ 116-34 Permit required.

§ 116-35 Permit application procedure.

§ 116-36 Fees.

§ 116-37 Conditions for operation; conduct.

§ 116-38 Notice of violation; revocation; reclamation; violations and penalties.

§ 116-39 Criteria for permits.

§ 116-40 Compliance with other provisions required.