Township of Middlesex, PA
Butler County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Middlesex 7-20-2011 by Ord. No. 120.
Editor's Note: This chapter also repealed former Ch. 144, Stormwater Management, adopted 4-16-2003 by Ord. No. 90, as amended.
Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Floodplain management — See Ch. 84.

Impact fees — See Ch. 97.

Improvement design standards — See Ch. 101.

Nuisances — See Ch. 115.

Sewers and sewage disposal — See Ch. 134.

Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 147.

Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 150.

Water — See Ch. 168.

Zoning — See Ch. 175.

ARTICLE I
General Provisions (§ 144-1 — § 144-9) 

ARTICLE II
Definitions (§ 144-10) 

ARTICLE III
Stormwater Management Standards (§ 144-11 — § 144-16) 

ARTICLE IV
Erosion and Sedimentation Standards (§ 144-17) 

ARTICLE V
Protected Watershed Standards (§ 144-18) 

ARTICLE VI
Riparian Buffer Standards (§ 144-19) 

ARTICLE VII
Design Criteria (§ 144-20 — § 144-21) 

ARTICLE VIII
SWM Site Plan and Report Requirements (§ 144-22 — § 144-29) 

ARTICLE IX
Easements (§ 144-30) 

ARTICLE X
Maintenance Responsibilities (§ 144-31 — § 144-33) 

ARTICLE XI
Inspections (§ 144-34 — § 144-35) 

ARTICLE XII
Enforcement and Penalties (§ 144-36 — § 144-41) 

ARTICLE XIII
Prohibitions (§ 144-42 — § 144-44) 

ARTICLE XIV
Fees and Expenses (§ 144-45 — § 144-47) 

144a Appendix A 144b Appendix B 144c Appendix C 144d Appendix D 144e Appendix E 144f Appendix F
Article I General Provisions

§ 144-1 Short title.

§ 144-2 Statement of findings.

§ 144-3 Purpose.

§ 144-4 Statutory authority.

§ 144-5 Applicability.

§ 144-6 Repealer.

§ 144-7 Conflict with other provisions.

§ 144-8 Duty of persons engaged in development of land.

§ 144-9 Township liability disclaimer.

Article II Definitions

§ 144-10 Word usage; definitions.

Article III Stormwater Management Standards

§ 144-11 General requirements.

§ 144-12 Exemptions/modifications.

§ 144-13 Waivers.

§ 144-14 Volume controls.

§ 144-15 Rate controls.

§ 144-16 Sensitive areas; stormwater hotspots.

Article IV Erosion and Sedimentation Standards

§ 144-17 Erosion and sedimentation requirements during earth disturbance activities.

Article V Protected Watershed Standards

§ 144-18 Protected watershed requirements.

Article VI Riparian Buffer Standards

§ 144-19 (Reserved)

Article VII Design Criteria

§ 144-20 Design criteria for stormwater management and drainage facilities.

§ 144-21 Calculation methodology.

Article VIII SWM Site Plan and Report Requirements

§ 144-22 General requirements.

§ 144-23 SWM site plan and report contents.

§ 144-24 SWM site plan and report submission.

§ 144-25 SWM site plan and report review.

§ 144-26 Modification of plans.

§ 144-27 Resubmission of disapproved SWM site plan and report.

§ 144-28 Term of validity for approval of plan.

§ 144-29 Record drawings; completion certificate; final inspection.

Article IX Easements

§ 144-30 Easements.

Article X Maintenance Responsibilities

§ 144-31 Financial guarantee.

§ 144-32 Maintenance responsibilities.

§ 144-33 Maintenance agreement for privately owned stormwater facilities.

Article XI Inspections

§ 144-34 Schedule of inspections.

§ 144-35 Right-of-entry.

Article XII Enforcement and Penalties

§ 144-36 Notification.

§ 144-37 Enforcement.

§ 144-38 Public nuisance.

§ 144-39 Suspension and revocation.

§ 144-40 Violations and penalties.

§ 144-41 Appeals.

Article XIII Prohibitions

§ 144-42 Prohibited discharges and connections.

§ 144-43 Roof drains.

§ 144-44 Alteration of BMPs.

Article XIV Fees and Expenses

§ 144-45 Fee for review.

§ 144-46 Expenses covered by fees.

§ 144-47 Recording of approved plan and agreements.