Township of Chester, NJ
Morris County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Chester as indicated in Part histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Environmental Commission — See Ch. 17.
Open Space Advisory Committee — See Ch. 36.
Parks and Recreation Committee — See Ch. 37.
Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 70.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 78.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 97.
Highlands Area exemptions — See Ch. 106.
Public parks and recreational facilities — See Ch. 130, Art. 1.
Street specifications — See Ch. 153, Art. 3.
113a Schedule I 113b Schedule II 113c Zoning Map 113d Appendix A 113e Appendix B
Part 1 Land Use Procedures

Article 1 Planning Board (§ 113-1 – § 113-10)

Article 2 Zoning Board of Adjustment (§ 113-11 – § 113-22)

Article 3 Provisions Applicable to Both Boards (§ 113-23 – § 113-37.1)

Part 2 Site Plan Review

Article 4 General Provisions (§ 113-38 – § 113-50)

Article 5 Minor Site Plans (§ 113-51 – § 113-55)

Article 6 Preliminary Approval of Major Site Plans (§ 113-56 – § 113-65)

Article 7 Final Approval (§ 113-66 – § 113-70)

Article 8 Effect of Final Approval (§ 113-71 – § 113-74)

Article 9 Other Site Plan Requirements (§ 113-75 – § 113-79)

Article 10 Site Plan Details (§ 113-80 – § 113-83)

Article 11 Design Standards for Site Plan Approval (§ 113-84 – § 113-91)

Article 12 On-Tract Improvements (§ 113-92 – § 113-94)

Article 13 Off-Tract Improvements (§ 113-95 – § 113-101)

Article 14 Environmental Impact Statement (§ 113-102 – § 113-106)

Article 15 Enforcement (§ 113-107 – § 113-108)

Part 3 Soil Removal and Land Disturbances

Article 16 General Provisions (§ 113-109 – § 113-111)

Article 17 Slope Area Requirements (§ 113-112 – § 113-118)

Article 18 Lot Grading Design Standards (§ 113-119 – § 113-124)

Article 19 Development Requirements (§ 113-125 – § 113-135.1)

Article 20 Site Grading Plans (§ 113-136 – § 113-139)

Article 21 Administration (§ 113-140 – § 113-141)

Article 22 Applicability (§ 113-142 – § 113-144.1)

Article 23 Soil Erosion and Sedimentation Control (§ 113-145 – § 113-160)

Part 4 Subdivision of Land

Article 24 General Provisions (§ 113-161 – § 113-163)

Article 25 Administration (§ 113-164 – § 113-168)

Article 26 Applicability; Informal Review; Prerequisites (§ 113-169 – § 113-171)

Article 27 Minor Subdivisions (§ 113-172 – § 113-179)

Article 28 Preliminary Approval of Major Subdivisions (§ 113-180 – § 113-187)

Article 29 Final Approval of Major Subdivisions (§ 113-188 – § 113-195)

Article 30 Design Standards for Subdivisions (§ 113-196 – § 113-208)

Article 31 Enforcement; Penalties (§ 113-209 – § 113-211)

Part 5 Zoning

Article 32 General Provisions (§ 113-212 – § 113-214)

Article 33 Administration (§ 113-215 – § 113-220)

Article 34 Schedule; Establishment of Zones (§ 113-221 – § 113-224)

Article 35 Supplementary Regulations (§ 113-225 – § 113-242.4)

Article 36 R-1, R-2, R-3, R-5 and R-10 Zones (§ 113-243 – § 113-245)

Article 37 WR Woodland/Residential Zone (§ 113-246 – § 113-246)

Article 38 RC Residential Cluster Zone (§ 113-247 – § 113-257)

Article 39 Renewable Energy Facilities (§ 113-258 – § 113-259)

Article 40 Open Space Development Option (§ 113-275 – § 113-283)

Article 41 Affordable Accessory Apartments (§ 113-284 – § 113-295)

Article 42 Conditional Uses in R-1, R-2, R-3, R-5 and R-10 Zones (§ 113-296 – § 113-305)

Article 43 P Public Zone (§ 113-306 – § 113-308)

Article 44 B Business Zone (§ 113-309 – § 113-310)

Article 45 LB Limited Business Zone (§ 113-311 – § 113-313)

Article 46 PO/R Professional Office/Residential Zone (§ 113-314 – § 113-314.2)

Article 47 Flag Lots (§ 113-315 – § 113-320)

Article 48 Undersize Lots (§ 113-321 – § 113-321)

Article 49 Development on Route 206 (§ 113-322 – § 113-322)

Article 50 Design Standards for B, LB, PO/R and RC Zones (§ 113-323 – § 113-337)

Article 51 Design Standards for B and LB Zones (§ 113-338 – § 113-341)

Article 52 Nonconforming Uses (§ 113-342 – § 113-345.1)

Article 53 Regulation of Signs (§ 113-346 – § 113-355)

Article 54 Garages (§ 113-356 – § 113-358)

Part 6 Fees and Deposits

Article 55 General Provisions (§ 113-359 – § 113-369)

Part 7 Flood Damage Prevention

Article 56 General Provisions (§ 113-370 – § 113-386)

Part 8 Stormwater Control

Article 57 Design and Performance Standards (§ 113-387 – § 113-398)

Part 9 Outdoor Lighting

Article 58 Design and Performance Standards (§ 113-399 – § 113-407)

Part 10 Private Storm Drain Inlet Retrofitting

Article 59 Design and Performance Standards (§ 113-408 – § 113-415)

Part 11 Highlands Regional Master Plan Conformance

Article 60 Highlands Area Checklist Ordinance (§ 113-416 – § 113-421)