Township of East Hempfield, PA
Lancaster County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of East Hempfield 8-6-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-08[1]. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Commission — See Ch. 48.
Rights-of-way management — See Ch. 197, Art. I.
Sewers — See Ch. 200.
Land use definitions — See Ch. 255.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 260.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 265.
Zoning — See Ch. 270.
222a Appendix A
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Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 222, Streets and Sidewalks, which consisted of Art. I, Specifications for Construction, adopted by Ord. No. 7-5-1989C, as amended; and Art. II, Driveways and Access Roads; Openings and Excavations, adopted by Ord. No. 5-15-1995, as amended.
Article I General Provisions

§ 222-1.1 Short title.

§ 222-1.2 Statement of findings.

§ 222-1.3 Purpose.

§ 222-1.4 Statutory authority.

§ 222-1.5 Other requirements.

§ 222-1.6 Safety requirements.

§ 222-1.7 Compatibility with other requirements.

§ 222-1.8 Permit required prior to initiation of construction.

§ 222-1.9 Roadway classifications.

§ 222-1.10 Owner responsibility for curbs and sidewalks.

Article II Definitions

§ 222-2.1 Definition and word usage.

Article III Permit Procedures for Street Opening and Excavation

§ 222-3.1 Permit required.

§ 222-3.2 Application procedures.

§ 222-3.3 Permit exemptions.

§ 222-3.4 Emergency excavations.

§ 222-3.5 Excavation specifications.

§ 222-3.6 Moratorium on street openings.

§ 222-3.7 Fees and bonding.

Article IV Permit Procedures for Streets, Driveways, Curbs and Sidewalks

§ 222-4.1 General rule.

§ 222-4.2 Application procedures.

§ 222-4.3 Application forms and required information.

§ 222-4.4 Plan requirements.

Article V Design Standards

§ 222-5.1 Streets.

§ 222-5.2 General arrangement.

§ 222-5.3 Private streets.

§ 222-5.4 Street design standards.

§ 222-5.5 Pavement sections and widening.

§ 222-5.6 Street intersections.

§ 222-5.7 Single access/cul-de-sac streets.

§ 222-5.8 Street provisions for future developments.

§ 222-5.9 Location restrictions for streets and driveways.

§ 222-5.10 Driveway classifications.

§ 222-5.11 Driveway design standards.

§ 222-5.12 Number of driveways.

§ 222-5.13 Approaches to driveways.

§ 222-5.14 Driveway grade.

§ 222-5.15 Driveway pavement.

§ 222-5.16 Joint use and shared driveway agreements.

§ 222-5.17 Auxiliary lanes.

§ 222-5.18 Sight distance.

§ 222-5.19 Utilities, structures and other items in the right-of-way.

§ 222-5.20 Curbing.

§ 222-5.21 Sidewalk.

Article VI General Conditions Regarding Permits

§ 222-6.1 Construction in accordance with plans.

§ 222-6.2 Pre-construction meeting/inspection.

§ 222-6.3 Permittee responsibilities.

§ 222-6.4 Technical specifications and special conditions of work.

§ 222-6.5 Work to conform to township standards.

§ 222-6.6 Special provisions.

§ 222-6.7 Drainage control plan.

§ 222-6.8 Maintenance and protection of traffic.

§ 222-6.9 Traffic control devices.

§ 222-6.10 Restoration of slopes.

§ 222-6.11 Deposit of materials.

§ 222-6.12 Equipment damaging roadway.

§ 222-6.13 Restoration.

§ 222-6.14 Acceptance of work.

§ 222-6.15 Maintenance.

§ 222-6.16 Use of street right-of-way prohibited.

§ 222-6.17 Indemnification.

§ 222-6.18 Insurance.

§ 222-6.19 Additional restrictions.

§ 222-6.20 As-built plan.

Article VII Administration

§ 222-7.1 Dedication.

§ 222-7.2 Assurance for completion and maintenance of improvements.

§ 222-7.3 Release of funds.

§ 222-7.4 Designee to review and approve plans.

§ 222-7.5 Equitable remedies.

§ 222-7.6 Invalid provisions.

§ 222-7.7 Permit fees.

§ 222-7.8 Issuance of permits.

§ 222-7.9 Scope of permit.

§ 222-7.10 Appeals and requests for modifications.

§ 222-7.11 Violations and penalties; enforcement.

§ 222-7.12 Inconsistent regulations.

§ 222-7.13 When effective.