Township of Swatara, PA
Dauphin County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Swatara 5-9-2012 by Ord. No. 2012-5.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Code enforcement — See Ch. 128.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 247.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 253.
Zoning — See Ch. 295.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also provided for the repeal of former Ch. 156, Floodplain Management, adopted 12-9-1981 by Ord. No. 1981-6, as amended.
Article I Title, Intent, Applicability and Liability

§ 156-1 Statutory Authority.

§ 156-2 Title.

§ 156-3 Intent.

§ 156-4 Applicability.

§ 156-5 Construal of provisions.

§ 156-6 Warning and disclaimer of liability.

§ 156-7 Severability.

Article II Definitions

§ 156-8 Terms defined.

Article III Administration

§ 156-9 Designation of floodplain administrator.

§ 156-10 Issuance of building permit; duties of floodplain administrator.

§ 156-11 Application procedures and requirements.

§ 156-12 (Reserved)

§ 156-13 Review of application by others.

§ 156-14 Changes.

§ 156-15 Placards.

§ 156-16 Start of construction.

§ 156-17 Inspection and revocation.

§ 156-18 Fees.

§ 156-19 Enforcement; penalties.

§ 156-20 Appeals.

Article IV Identification of Floodplain Areas

§ 156-21 Designation of floodplain areas.

§ 156-22 Changes in floodplain area delineations.

§ 156-23 Disputes.

Article V Technical Provisions

§ 156-24 Notification prior to alteration; compliance with provisions.

§ 156-25 Elevation and floodproofing requirements.

§ 156-26 Design and construction standards.

§ 156-27 Development which may endanger human life.

§ 156-28 Special requirements for manufactured homes.

§ 156-29 Special requirements for recreational vehicles.

§ 156-30 Special requirements for subdivisions.

Article VI Special Permits

§ 156-31 Activities requiring special permits.

§ 156-32 Application review procedures.

§ 156-33 Special technical requirements.

Article VII Existing Structures in Identified Floodplain Areas

§ 156-34 Provisions for continuation of existing structures.

Article VIII Variances

§ 156-35 Relief from strict application of requirements.

§ 156-36 Variance procedures and requirements.