Township of Palmer, PA
Northampton County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Palmer 4-11-1994 as Ord. No. 256. (This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 30, Land Subdivision, adopted 5-1-1989 as Ord. No. 229.) Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Commission — See Ch. 22.
Recreation Board — See Ch. 27.
Building Code — See Ch. 55.
Health Code — See Ch. 87.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 128.
Street and sidewalk construction — See Ch. 160.
Weeds; visual obstructions — See Ch. 186.
Zoning — See Ch. 190.
165a Appendix A
Article I General Provisions

§ 165-1 Title.

§ 165-2 Short title.

§ 165-3 Purpose.

§ 165-4 Applicability.

§ 165-5 Exceptions.

§ 165-6 Interpretation.

§ 165-7 Modifications and exceptions.

§ 165-8 Fees.

§ 165-9 Alternate plans, resubdivisions.

§ 165-10 Township records.

§ 165-11 Amendments to this ordinance.

§ 165-12 Appeals.

§ 165-13 Administration.

§ 165-14 Violations and penalties.

§ 165-15 Liability.

§ 165-16 Professional certification.

§ 165-17 Severability.

§ 165-18 Repealer.

§ 165-19 Municipalities Planning Code amendments.

§ 165-20 Requirements for land developments.

§ 165-21 Differing requirements.

§ 165-22 Effective date.

Article II Definitions

§ 165-23 General interpretation.

§ 165-24 Definitions.

Article III Overview of General Procedures

§ 165-25 Purpose.

§ 165-26 General procedure for subdivisions and land developments.

§ 165-27 General plan submission procedures.

Article IV Sketch Plan

§ 165-28 Preplan consultation.

§ 165-29 Plan submission and drawing requirements.

§ 165-30 Sketch plan review procedures.

Article V Preliminary Plan

§ 165-31 Purpose.

§ 165-32 Submission and review procedure.

§ 165-33 Preliminary plan requirements.

§ 165-34 Certification.

Article VI Final Plan

§ 165-35 Applicability.

§ 165-36 Submission and review procedure.

§ 165-37 Final plan requirements.

§ 165-38 Certification.

Article VII Minor Subdivisions and Lot Line Adjustments

§ 165-39 Purpose.

§ 165-40 Submission and review procedure.

§ 165-41 Minor subdivision final plan requirements.

§ 165-42 Lot line adjustments, annexations and minor revisions of approved plans.

§ 165-43 Recording plans.

Article VIII Improvements Guaranties

§ 165-44 Guarantee of improvement installation required.

§ 165-45 Improvements to be provided by applicant.

§ 165-46 Development agreement.

§ 165-47 Performance guaranty.

§ 165-48 Approval of improvements.

§ 165-49 Remedies to effect completion of improvements.

§ 165-50 Maintenance agreement.

§ 165-51 Maintenance guaranty.

Article IX Recording of Final Plan; Postconstruction Plans

§ 165-52 Recording of final plan.

§ 165-53 Recorded final plan.

§ 165-54 Effect of recording.

§ 165-55 Post-construction plans.

Article X Design Standards and Required Improvements

§ 165-56 Applicability.

§ 165-57 Required improvements.

§ 165-58 Overall requirements.

§ 165-59 Streets.

§ 165-60 Blocks.

§ 165-61 Lots.

§ 165-62 Recreation land, open space and fee requirements.

§ 165-63 Stormwater management.

§ 165-64 Sanitary sewage systems.

§ 165-65 Water supply systems and fire hydrants.

§ 165-66 Utilities other than water and sewer.

§ 165-67 Access drives and driveways.

§ 165-68 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 165-69 Sidewalks, pathways, driveway aprons and fences.

§ 165-70 Streetlighting.

§ 165-71 Identification signs and street names.

§ 165-72 Regulatory signs.

§ 165-73 Street trees, tree preservation and historic buildings.

§ 165-74 Monuments and lot pins.

§ 165-75 Curbs.

§ 165-76 Sedimentation and erosion control.

Article XI Mobile (Manufactured) Home Park Design Standards and Improvements

§ 165-77 Applicability.

§ 165-78 Exemptions.

§ 165-79 Contents, submission and review of plans.

§ 165-80 General standards and requirements.

§ 165-81 Design standards.

Article XII Sinkhole/Carbonate Regulations

§ 165-82 Purpose.

§ 165-83 Governance.

§ 165-84 Exemptions.

§ 165-85 Definitions.

§ 165-86 Specific regulations.

§ 165-87 Carbonate assessment report.

§ 165-88 Review process.

§ 165-89 Limitations.