[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Radnor 6-11-1984 by Res. No. 84-30. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Building construction — See Ch. 125.
The Township of Radnor hereby elects to administer the provisions of the act of December 15, 1980 (No. 222), known as the "Building Energy Conservation Act" for Use Group R-3 buildings as defined therein.
The Township of Radnor, in electing to administer the provision of Act 222 under Section 501, shall exercise the same powers conferred upon the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, Department of Community Affairs by the Act, including the power to institute proceedings for violations of the Act, with the exception those specified in Sections 301 and 303 and in Chapter 4.
The Township of Radnor, in addition, may exercise such other administrative and enforcement procedures as it shall deem necessary to effect the purpose of Act 222, but not limited to prior plan approval, building permit requirements and inspections during the course of construction. Further, there shall be a Board of Variances established to make determinations on request for variance from the energy conservation standards contained in Act 222 or as promulgated by the commonwealth with the approval of the State Building Energy Conservation Committee, and said Board is authorized exclusive jurisdiction to grant such variances, Section 307(a) of Act 222 notwithstanding.