Town of Bethany Beach, DE
Sussex County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Bethany Beach 2-20-2015 by Ord. No. 511.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Trailers and camping — See Ch. 309.
Building construction — See Ch. 395.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 410.
Zoning — See Ch. 425.
Erosion control — See Ch. 448.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 475.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 493.
Water and sewers — See Ch. 516.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also provided for the repeal of former Ch. 453, Flood Damage Prevention , adopted 10-21-1988 by Ord. No. 208, as amended.
Article I General Provisions

§ 453-1 Findings.

§ 453-2 Statement of purpose.

§ 453-3 Areas to which these regulations apply.

§ 453-4 Basis for establishing special flood hazard areas.

§ 453-5 Abrogation and greater restrictions.

§ 453-6 Interpretation.

§ 453-7 Warning and disclaimer of liability.

§ 453-8 Severability.

Article II Definitions

§ 453-9 Definitions.

Article III Administration

§ 453-10 Designation of floodplain administrator.

§ 453-11 Duties and responsibilities of floodplain administrator.

§ 453-12 Permit required.

§ 453-13 Application required.

§ 453-14 Review, approval or disapproval.

§ 453-15 Inspections.

§ 453-16 Submissions required prior to issuance of a certificate of occupancy.

§ 453-17 Flood Insurance Rate Map use and interpretation.

Article IV Requirements in All Special Flood Hazard Areas

§ 453-18 Application of requirements.

§ 453-19 Subdivisions and developments.

§ 453-20 Protection of water supply and sanitary sewage systems.

§ 453-21 Buildings and structures.

§ 453-22 Fill.

§ 453-23 Recreational vehicles.

§ 453-24 Gas or liquid storage tanks.

Article V Requirements in Special Flood Hazard Areas Other Than Coastal High-Hazard Areas

§ 453-25 General requirements.

§ 453-26 Residential structures and residential portions of mixed-use structures.

§ 453-27 Nonresidential structures and nonresidential portions of mixed-use structures.

§ 453-28 Accessory structures.

Article VI Requirements in Coastal High-Hazard Areas (Zone VE)

§ 453-29 General requirements.

§ 453-30 Location and site preparation.

§ 453-31 Residential and nonresidential structures.

Article VII Variances and Appeals

§ 453-32 Variances.

§ 453-33 Appeals.

Article VIII Enforcement

§ 453-34 Compliance required.

§ 453-35 Inspections; revocation of permit.

§ 453-36 Violations and penalties.