Township of Willistown, PA
Chester County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Willistown 11-14-1995 by Ord. No. 9-1995. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Flood hazard areas — See Ch. 83.
Soil erosion and sedimentation control — See. Ch. 109.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 123.
Zoning — See Ch. 139.
073a Appendix A 073b Appendix B 073c Riparian Buffer Areas 073d Appendix C 073e Appendix D
Article I General

§ 73-1 Title.

§ 73-2 Intent.

§ 73-3 Severability.

§ 73-4 Definitions.

Article II Conservation Practices

§ 73-5 Applicability.

§ 73-6 Protection of vegetation from mechanical injury and grading change.

§ 73-7 Protection of vegetation from excavations.

§ 73-8 Protection of topsoil.

§ 73-9 Protection during cleanup.

§ 73-10 Protection of vegetation from hazardous and toxic materials.

Article III Conservation Plan Requirements

§ 73-11 General provisions.

§ 73-11.1 Natural resource protection and density calculation.

§ 73-12 Additional requirements.

Article IV Conservation of Valued Woodlands and Other Vegetation

§ 73-13 Conservation measures.

Article V Conservation of Wetlands

§ 73-14 Wetland delineation.

§ 73-15 Verifying the existence of wetlands; permits and mitigation.

Article VI FPC Floodplain Conservation District

§ 73-16 Purpose; legislative findings; compliance with regulations.

§ 73-17 Establishment.

§ 73-18 Administration.

§ 73-19 Revision of delineation of district.

§ 73-20 Boundary disputes.

§ 73-21 General requirements.

§ 73-22 Use regulations.

§ 73-23 Restrictions on development.

§ 73-24 Prohibited activities and uses.

§ 73-25 Minimum floodproofing standards.

§ 73-26 Procedure for variances.

§ 73-27 Disclaimer of liability.

§ 73-28 Appeals relating to floodplain districts.

Article VII Steep Slope Conservation District

§ 73-29 Intended purposes.

§ 73-30 General provisions.

§ 73-31 Designation and interpretation of district boundary.

§ 73-32 Permitted uses.

§ 73-33 Administration.

§ 73-34 Uses and/or structures rendered nonconforming by adoption of district.

Article VIII Stormwater Management

§ 73-35 Objectives.

§ 73-36 General provisions.

§ 73-37 Permanent stormwater management.

§ 73-38 Storm sewer and surface drainage.

§ 73-39 Detention or retention basin design.

§ 73-40 Design of seepage pits and trenches for infiltration of runoff.

§ 73-41 Open vegetated channels.

§ 73-42 Landscaping of stormwater management basins and related facilities.

§ 73-43 Operation and maintenance responsibilities.

§ 73-44 Prohibitions.

§ 73-44.1 Hotspots runoff control.

§ 73-45 Right of entry.

Article IX Soil Erosion and Sediment Pollution Control

§ 73-46 Objectives.

§ 73-47 General provisions.

§ 73-48 Conservation plan.

§ 73-49 Site grading and erosion control.

§ 73-50 Grading and preservation of topsoil.

§ 73-51 Soil erosion and sedimentation control measures.

Article X Landscaping, Buffering and Screening; Development and Construction Standards

§ 73-52 Applicability.

§ 73-53 Mitigation of visual impacts.

§ 73-54 Minimum planting standards.

§ 73-55 Landscaping of stormwater management basins and related facilities.

§ 73-55.1 Enhancement standards for riparian buffer areas.

§ 73-56 Landscape design standards.

§ 73-57 Site maintenance and guaranty.

Article XI Administration and Enforcement

§ 73-58 General provisions; enforcement of specific provisions.

Article XII Riparian Buffer Area (RBA) Conservation District

§ 73-59 Intended purposes.

§ 73-60 General provisions.

§ 73-61 Designation and interpretation of boundary.

§ 73-62 Use regulations.

§ 73-63 Standards for approval of conditional uses.

§ 73-64 Riparian buffer area management plan requirements.

§ 73-65 Uses and/or structures rendered nonconforming by adoption of district.