Borough of Denver, PA
Lancaster County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Denver 10-27-2008 by Ord. No. 580. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Commission — See Ch. 37.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 94.
Nuisances — See Ch. 126.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 140.
Residential rental units — See Ch. 144.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 161.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 170.
200a Table 9-1 Permanent Sign Requirements 200b Table 9-2 Temporary Sign Requirements 200c Zoning Map
Article I Title; Purpose; Interpretation

§ 200-1 Title.

§ 200-2 Purpose.

§ 200-3 Community development objectives.

§ 200-4 Interpretation.

§ 200-5 Scope.

Article II Word Usage; Definitions

§ 200-6 Word usage; rules of interpretation.

§ 200-7 Terms defined.

Article III Zoning Districts; Zoning Map

§ 200-8 Enumeration of districts.

§ 200-9 Zoning Map.

§ 200-10 Interpretation of district boundaries.

§ 200-11 Lots divided by boundary lines.

Article IV Applicability

§ 200-12 Applicability of district regulations.

§ 200-13 Uses not provided for.

Article V District Regulations

§ 200-14 Low-Density Residential District (R-1).

§ 200-15 Medium-Density Residential District (R-2).

§ 200-16 Village Residential District (R-3).

§ 200-17 Institutional District (INS).

§ 200-18 Business District (B).

§ 200-19 Industrial District (I).

§ 200-19.1 Wellhead Protection Overlay District (WP).

Article VI Supplementary District Regulations

§ 200-20 Provisions applicable in all districts; most stringent provisions to apply.

§ 200-21 More than one principal structure on lot.

§ 200-22 Street frontage required.

§ 200-23 Exceptions to height regulations.

§ 200-24 Exceptions to front yard requirements.

§ 200-25 General lot and yard requirements.

§ 200-26 Lot size reductions prohibited.

§ 200-27 Minimum habitable floor area.

§ 200-28 Keeping of large animals.

§ 200-29 Landscaping and screening.

§ 200-30 Outdoor storage.

§ 200-31 Temporary structure or use.

§ 200-32 Accessory uses.

§ 200-33 Accessory buildings and structures.

§ 200-34 Essential services.

§ 200-35 Fences, walls or hedges.

§ 200-36 Landscaping walls.

§ 200-37 Noncommercial swimming pools, spas and whirlpools.

§ 200-38 Ornamental ponds.

§ 200-39 Tennis courts and other recreational accessory structures.

§ 200-40 Phone booths, automatic bank teller machines and similar structures.

§ 200-41 Satellite dish antennas.

§ 200-42 Personal ham/amateur radio antennas and towers.

§ 200-43 Waste storage facilities.

§ 200-44 Water supply and sewerage facilities required.

§ 200-45 Nuisances prohibited.

§ 200-46 Industrial performance standards.

§ 200-47 Environmental preservation required.

§ 200-48 Slope control regulations.

§ 200-49 Public utility corporations.

§ 200-50 Mobile homes.

§ 200-51 Forestry activities.

§ 200-52 (Reserved)

§ 200-53 Storage of recreational vehicles, boats or utility trailers.

§ 200-54 Demolition of historic resources.

§ 200-55 Seasonal roadside stands.

§ 200-55.1 Alternative energy systems.

Article VII Special Exceptions; Conditional Uses; Other Selected Uses

§ 200-56 Intent; grant of approval.

§ 200-57 Procedure for consideration.

§ 200-58 Contents of application.

§ 200-59 General application standards.

§ 200-60 Criteria for specific land uses.

§ 200-61 Adult uses.

§ 200-62 Animal hospitals.

§ 200-63 Auto, motorcycle, boar or recreational vehicle sales.

§ 200-64 Bed-and-breakfast uses.

§ 200-65 Businesses with drive-through facilities.

§ 200-66 Car washes.

§ 200-67 Cemeteries.

§ 200-68 Churches and related uses.

§ 200-69 Communications towers and cell site antennas.

§ 200-70 Conversion apartments.

§ 200-71 Day-care centers.

§ 200-72 Dry cleaners, laundries and laundromats.

§ 200-73 Fast-food restaurants.

§ 200-74 Funeral homes, crematoria and mortuaries.

§ 200-75 Health and fitness clubs.

§ 200-76 Home occupations.

§ 200-77 Hospitals and related uses.

§ 200-78 Hotels and motels.

§ 200-79 Junkyards and salvage yards.

§ 200-80 Kennels.

§ 200-81 Low-rise and garden apartment developments.

§ 200-82 Membership clubs.

§ 200-83 Two or more dwelling types on a single tract.

§ 200-84 Mixed uses.

§ 200-85 Motor freight terminals.

§ 200-86 Municipal buildings and facilities; fire stations; similar facilities.

§ 200-87 No-impact home-based businesses.

§ 200-88 Nursing home; personal care boarding homes.

§ 200-89 Parking lots or parking garages.

§ 200-90 Planned developments.

§ 200-91 Recycling stations.

§ 200-92 Room rental in single-family detached dwelling.

§ 200-93 Restaurants and taverns.

§ 200-94 Retail sale of manufactured products produced on site.

§ 200-95 Rooming/boarding houses.

§ 200-96 Sale of agricultural products.

§ 200-97 Schools.

§ 200-98 Self-service storage facility or mini warehouse.

§ 200-99 Solid waste disposal facilities.

§ 200-100 Swimming clubs.

§ 200-101 Tennis clubs.

§ 200-102 Townhouse, quadraplex or patio home developments.

§ 200-103 Vehicle repair garages and vehicle body shops.

§ 200-104 Vehicle service stations.

Article VIII Off-Street Parking and Loading Requirements

§ 200-105 Number of off-street parking spaces.

§ 200-106 Handicapped parking.

§ 200-107 Regulations applying to off-street parking facilities.

§ 200-108 Design standards for off-street parking facilities.

§ 200-109 Off-street loading.

Article IX Sign Regulations

§ 200-110 Purpose.

§ 200-111 Applicability.

§ 200-112 Permitted signs.

§ 200-113 Exempt signs.

§ 200-114 Prohibited signs.

§ 200-115 Permit required.

§ 200-116 General permit procedures.

§ 200-117 Permits to be maintained.

§ 200-118 Registration of off-premises advertising signs.

§ 200-119 Nonconforming signs.

§ 200-120 Modification of sign regulations.

§ 200-121 Violation of provisions.

§ 200-122 Computation of sign area and height.

§ 200-123 Signs in clear sight triangle.

§ 200-124 Design, construction and maintenance.

§ 200-125 Signs in public right-of-way.

§ 200-126 Temporary signs.

§ 200-127 Off-premises advertising signs.

§ 200-128 Signs pertaining to adult entertainment establishments.

§ 200-129 Freestanding signs.

§ 200-130 Projecting signs.

§ 200-131 Canopy signs.

§ 200-132 Wall signs.

§ 200-133 Balloons.

§ 200-134 Sidewalk signs.

§ 200-135 Planned center signs.

§ 200-136 Window signs.

§ 200-137 Signs on bus shelters.

§ 200-137.1 Electronic message display (EMD) Signs.

Article X Nonconforming Lots, Uses and Structures

§ 200-138 Intent.

§ 200-139 Nonconforming lots of record.

§ 200-140 Nonconforming uses of land; land with minor structures only.

§ 200-141 Dimensionally nonconforming structures.

§ 200-142 Nonconforming uses.

§ 200-143 Repairs and maintenance.

§ 200-144 Uses under special exception or conditional use provisions.

§ 200-145 Uses, activities, construction and development in floodplains.

Article XI Administration and Enforcement

§ 200-146 Enforcement officer.

§ 200-147 Zoning permits required.

§ 200-148 Application for zoning permit; approval or disapproval; issuance; revocation.

§ 200-149 Certificates of zoning compliance.

§ 200-150 Temporary use permits.

§ 200-151 Compliance with application, plans, permits, and certificates of zoning compliance required.

Article XII Zoning Hearing Board; Other Administrative Procedures

§ 200-152 Creation of Board; appointments.

§ 200-153 Organization of Board.

§ 200-154 Expenditures for services.

§ 200-155 Conduct of hearings.

§ 200-156 Jurisdiction.

§ 200-157 Variances.

§ 200-158 Special exceptions.

§ 200-159 Conditional uses.

§ 200-160 Expiration or revocation of decision.

§ 200-161 Appeals.

Article XIII Enforcement

§ 200-162 Initiation of enforcement proceedings.

§ 200-163 Right of entry.

Article XIV Amendments

§ 200-164 Power of amendment.

§ 200-165 Procedure for enactment of amendments.

Article XV Repealer; Prior Regulations

§ 200-166 Continuation of prior regulations; repealer.