Municipality of Murrysville, PA
Westmoreland County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the Municipality of Murrysville 12-21-2005 by Ord. No. 706-05. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 96.
Roads and streets construction — See Ch. 97.
Drainage — See Ch. 102.
Grading, excavations and filling — See Ch. 124.
Mosquito breeding areas — See Ch. 152
Sewers — See Ch. 193.
Erosion and sedimentation control — See Ch. 197.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 198.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 199.
Water — See Ch. 215.
Zoning — See Ch. 220.
Article I Title and Purpose

§ 201-1 Short title; grant of power.

§ 201-2 Purpose.

§ 201-3 General intent and community development objectives.

Article II Word Usage and Definitions

§ 201-4 Word usage.

§ 201-5 Terms defined.

Article III General Provisions

§ 201-6 Approval required.

§ 201-7 Compliance required.

§ 201-8 Compliance with other codes and regulations.

§ 201-9 Exclusion of certain subdivisions and land developments.

§ 201-10 Subdivision plats, administrative approvals.

§ 201-11 Subdivision plats, abbreviated approvals.

§ 201-12 Subdivision plans, minor, administrative and abbreviated application requirements.

§ 201-13 Site plans, administrative approvals.

§ 201-14 Site plans, abbreviated approval process.

§ 201-15 Minor site plans, administrative and abbreviated approval application requirements.

§ 201-16 Post-approval processes.

Article IV Approval Procedures for Subdivisions.

§ 201-17 Applicability.

§ 201-18 Preapplication conference.

§ 201-19 Preliminary application submission.

§ 201-20 Simultaneous preliminary and final application.

§ 201-21 Application.

§ 201-22 Planning Commission recommendation.

§ 201-23 Action by Murrysville Council.

§ 201-24 Conditional approval.

§ 201-25 Deemed approval.

§ 201-26 Expiration of preliminary approval.

§ 201-27 Final application submission requirements.

§ 201-28 Final application submission specifications.

§ 201-29 Approval.

§ 201-30 Planning Commission recommendation.

§ 201-31 Action by Council.

§ 201-32 Conditional approval.

§ 201-33 Deemed approval.

§ 201-34 Phased approval.

§ 201-35 The mediation option.

§ 201-36 Resolution indicating approval.

§ 201-37 Posting of performance bond.

§ 201-38 Posting of amenities bond.

§ 201-39 Development agreement.

§ 201-40 Recording of final plat.

§ 201-41 Reinstatement of approval.

§ 201-42 Filing of copies.

Article V Approval Procedures for Land Developments

§ 201-43 Applicability.

§ 201-44 Preapplication conference.

§ 201-45 Preliminary application submission.

§ 201-46 Simultaneous preliminary and final application.

§ 201-47 Preliminary application content.

§ 201-48 Planning Commission recommendation; preliminary application approval for a land development.

§ 201-49 Action by Council; preliminary application approval for a land development.

§ 201-50 Conditional approval.

§ 201-51 Deemed approval.

§ 201-52 Expiration of preliminary approval.

§ 201-53 Final application submission for a land development.

§ 201-54 Final application content and requirements for land developments.

§ 201-55 Planning Commission recommendation on final application approval for a land development.

§ 201-56 Action by Council.

§ 201-57 Conditional approval.

§ 201-58 Deemed approval.

§ 201-59 Phased approval.

§ 201-60 Posting of performance bond.

§ 201-61 Posting of amenities bond.

§ 201-62 Development agreement.

§ 201-63 The mediation option.

§ 201-64 Recording.

§ 201-65 Filing of copies.

§ 201-66 Failure to execute development agreement and post amenities bond.

§ 201-67 Failure to Initiate and pursue construction.

§ 201-68 Reinstatement of final approval of a land development plan.

Article VI Design Standards

§ 201-69 Conformity to provisions.

§ 201-70 General design standards.

§ 201-71 Streets and access drives.

§ 201-72 Lots.

§ 201-73 Easements.

§ 201-74 Land operations.

§ 201-75 Floodplain districts.

Article VII Required Improvements

§ 201-76 Conformity to provisions.

§ 201-77 Mandatory dedication of land for parks and recreation.

§ 201-78 Monuments.

§ 201-79 Markers.

§ 201-80 Streets.

§ 201-81 Storm drainage.

§ 201-82 Water supply.

§ 201-83 Sanitary sewers.

§ 201-84 Utilities.

§ 201-85 Street signs.

§ 201-86 Sidewalks.

§ 201-87 Landscaping.

§ 201-88 Parking.

§ 201-89 Land operations.

§ 201-90 Floodplain districts.

Article VIII Maintenance, Inspection and Acceptance

§ 201-91 Guaranty of maintenance.

§ 201-92 Provisions for maintenance and operation.

§ 201-93 Land operations.

§ 201-94 Progress Inspections

§ 201-95 Notice of completion of public improvements.

§ 201-96 Private improvements.

§ 201-97 Filing of as-built plans.

§ 201-98 Final inspection and approval of public improvements, Municipal Engineer's report.

§ 201-99 Notification.

§ 201-100 Failure of the Municipality to comply.

§ 201-101 Completion of rejected public improvements.

§ 201-102 Developer's rights.

§ 201-103 Release of performance bond.

§ 201-104 Acceptance of public improvements.

§ 201-105 Posting of maintenance bond for public improvements.

§ 201-106 Remedies to effect completion of public and private improvements.

§ 201-107 Remedies to complete private improvements.

§ 201-108 Final inspection of private improvements.

§ 201-109 Certificate of completion of private improvements.

§ 201-110 Release of amenities bond.

§ 201-111 Maintenance of private improvements after completion.

Article IX Mobile Home Parks

§ 201-112 Registration and permit required.

§ 201-113 Application for registration.

§ 201-114 Application for permit.

§ 201-115 Review and approval of plan by Council.

§ 201-116 Renewal permits.

§ 201-117 Revocation of permit.

§ 201-118 Existing parks.

§ 201-119 Individual mobile homes not located in parks.

§ 201-120 Fees.

§ 201-121 Site requirements.

§ 201-122 Nonresidential uses restricted.

§ 201-123 Density.

§ 201-124 Lots.

§ 201-125 Required setbacks and buffer strips.

§ 201-126 Erection and placement.

§ 201-127 Screening and landscaping.

§ 201-128 Soil and ground cover.

§ 201-129 Parking areas.

§ 201-130 Streets.

§ 201-131 Illumination.

§ 201-132 Walkways.

§ 201-133 Open space requirements.

§ 201-134 Water supply and sewage.

§ 201-135 Cluster planning.

Article X Development in Floodplain Districts

§ 201-136 Purpose.

§ 201-137 Abrogation and greater restrictions.

§ 201-138 Disclaimer.

§ 201-139 Application procedures and requirements.

§ 201-140 Design standards and improvements.

Article XI Traffic Impact Study

§ 201-141 Traffic impact study.

Article XII Waivers and Modifications

§ 201-142 Modifications in cases of physical hardship.

§ 201-143 Modifications to allow equal or better specifications.

§ 201-144 Procedure for authorizing modifications.

Article XIII Fees

§ 201-145 Application filing fees.

§ 201-146 Application review fees.

§ 201-147 Inspection fees.

Article XIV Enforcement and Violations; Amendments

§ 201-148 Conflict with other provisions.

§ 201-149 Remedies.

§ 201-150 Violations and penalties.

§ 201-151 Procedure for amendments.

§ 201-152 Planning Commission review.

§ 201-153 County planning agency review.

§ 201-154 Public hearing.

§ 201-155 Publication, advertisement and availability of ordinance.

§ 201-156 Filing after enactment.

§ 201-157 Appeals.

§ 201-158 Preventive remedies.

§ 201-159 Enforcement remedies.

§ 201-160 Conflicts of laws.

§ 201-161 Repealer.

§ 201-162 Effective date.