City of Butler, PA
Butler County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Butler 2-19-1987 as Part 13 of the 1987 Codified Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 119.
Ditches and drains — See Ch. 127.
Signs — See Ch. 223.
260a Bulk 260b Zone District 260c Zoning Map 260d Use Table
Article I General Provisions

§ 260-1 Title.

§ 260-2 Purpose.

§ 260-3 Community development objectives.

§ 260-4 Official Zoning Map.

§ 260-5 Conflicts with other provisions.

Article II Terminology

§ 260-6 Word usage.

§ 260-7 Definitions.

Article III District Boundaries and Regulations

§ 260-8 Applicability.

§ 260-9 Interpretation of boundaries.

§ 260-10 General regulations.

Article IV Establishment of Districts

§ 260-11 Purpose.

§ 260-12 Enumeration of districts.

Article V R-1 Low-Density Residential District

§ 260-13 Permitted uses.

§ 260-14 Accessory uses.

§ 260-15 Conditional uses.

§ 260-15.1 Special exceptions.

§ 260-16 Lot and yard requirements.

§ 260-17 Maximum building height.

§ 260-18 Coverage regulations.

§ 260-19 Off-street parking.

Article VI R-2 Medium-Density Residential District

§ 260-20 Permitted uses.

§ 260-21 Accessory uses.

§ 260-22 Conditional uses.

§ 260-23 Special exceptions.

§ 260-24 Lot and yard requirements.

§ 260-25 Maximum building height.

§ 260-26 Building coverage.

§ 260-27 Off-street parking.

§ 260-28 Buffer area for commercial uses.

Article VII R-3 High-Density Residential District

§ 260-29 Permitted uses.

§ 260-30 Accessory uses.

§ 260-31 Conditional uses.

§ 260-32 Special exceptions.

§ 260-33 Lot and yard requirements.

§ 260-34 Maximum building height.

§ 260-35 Building coverage.

§ 260-36 Off-street parking.

§ 260-37 Buffer area for commercial uses.

Article VIII R-O Residential Office District

§ 260-38 Permitted uses.

§ 260-39 Accessory uses.

§ 260-40 Conditional uses.

§ 260-41 Special exceptions.

§ 260-42 Lot and yard requirements.

§ 260-43 Maximum building height.

§ 260-44 Building coverage regulation.

§ 260-45 Off-street parking.

Article IX C-1 General Business District

§ 260-46 Permitted uses.

§ 260-47 Accessory uses.

§ 260-48 Conditional uses.

§ 260-48.1 Special exceptions.

§ 260-49 Area regulations.

§ 260-50 Yard regulations.

§ 260-51 Landscaping and buffer area.

§ 260-52 Floor area ratio.

§ 260-53 Off-street parking.

§ 260-54 Off-street loading and unloading.

§ 260-55 Maximum building height.

Article X C-2 Central Business District

§ 260-56 Permitted uses.

§ 260-57 Accessory uses.

§ 260-58 Conditional uses.

§ 260-58.1 Special exceptions.

§ 260-59 Area regulations.

§ 260-60 Yard regulations.

§ 260-61 Landscaping and buffer area.

§ 260-62 Floor area ratio.

§ 260-63 Off-street parking.

§ 260-64 Off-street loading and unloading.

§ 260-65 Maximum building height.

Article XI M-1 Light Industrial District

§ 260-66 Permitted uses.

§ 260-67 Accessory uses.

§ 260-68 Conditional uses.

§ 260-68.1 Special exceptions.

§ 260-69 Development standards.

§ 260-70 Area regulations.

§ 260-71 Yard regulations.

§ 260-72 Landscaping and buffer areas.

§ 260-73 Height regulations.

§ 260-74 Off-street parking.

§ 260-75 Off-street loading and unloading.

Article XII M-2 Heavy Industrial District

§ 260-76 Permitted uses.

§ 260-77 Accessory uses.

§ 260-78 Conditional uses.

§ 260-78.1 Special exceptions.

§ 260-79 Development standards.

§ 260-80 Area regulations.

§ 260-81 Yard regulations.

§ 260-82 Landscaping and buffer areas.

§ 260-83 Height regulations.

§ 260-84 Off-street parking.

§ 260-85 Off-street loading and unloading.

Article XIII Miscellaneous Development Standards

§ 260-86 Grading.

§ 260-87 Drainage.

§ 260-88 Swimming pools.

§ 260-89 Mobile homes on their own lots.

§ 260-89.1 Barbed wire and razor wire.

Article XIV Floodplain Districts and Regulations

§ 260-90 General regulations.

§ 260-91 Boundary determinations; appeals; building permits.

§ 260-92 Disclaimer of liability.

§ 260-93 Permitted uses.

§ 260-94 Special exception uses; variances; prohibited uses.

§ 260-95 Submission requirements for special exception uses and variances.

§ 260-96 Construction standards.

Article XV Traditional Neighborhood Development

§ 260-97 Permitted locations.

§ 260-98 General regulations.

§ 260-99 Permitted uses.

§ 260-100 Bulk regulations; coverage; open spaces.

§ 260-101 Parking and street construction.

§ 260-102 Application procedures.

§ 260-103 Maintenance of common open space.

§ 260-104 Enforcement and modification of plan.

Article XVI Conditional Uses

§ 260-105 General standards.

§ 260-106 Procedure for approval.

§ 260-107 Conditions for approval.

§ 260-108 Special conditions.

Article XVII Signs

§ 260-109 Applicable regulations.

§ 260-110 General requirements.

§ 260-111 R-1, R-2 and R-3 Districts.

§ 260-112 C-2 Central Business District.

§ 260-113 C-1, M-1 and M-2 Districts.

§ 260-114 R-O District.

§ 260-115 Application; permit.

§ 260-116 Liability insurance required for signs projecting into right-of-way.

Article XVIII Parking and Loading Requirements

§ 260-117 Purpose; applicability.

§ 260-118 Off-street parking.

§ 260-119 Off-street loading.

Article XIX Nonconforming Lots, Uses and Structures

§ 260-120 Applicability.

§ 260-121 Nonconforming lots of record.

§ 260-122 Nonconforming uses of land.

§ 260-123 Nonconforming structures.

§ 260-124 Nonconforming uses of structures.

§ 260-125 Repairs, maintenance, remodeling and addition of accessory structures in one- and two-family dwellings.

§ 260-126 Registration of nonconforming uses.

§ 260-127 Historical landmarks.

Article XX Zoning Hearing Board

§ 260-128 Establishment; membership; removal from office; vacancies.

§ 260-129 Election of officers; proceedings.

§ 260-130 Alternate members.

§ 260-131 Hearings.

§ 260-132 Powers and duties.

§ 260-133 Stay of proceedings.

§ 260-134 Appeals.

§ 260-135 Rehearing.

Article XXI Amendments

§ 260-136 Procedure.

§ 260-137 Actions of Planning Commission and Council.

§ 260-138 Curative amendments.

§ 260-139 Rehearing.

Article XXII Administration and Enforcement

§ 260-140 Duties of Zoning and Code Management Officer.

§ 260-141 Fees.

§ 260-142 Violations and penalties.