Township of Elk, NJ
Gloucester County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Elk 9-7-2000 by Ord. No. O-006. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Affordable Housing Board — See Ch. 3.
Environmental Commission — See Ch. 17.
Housing Authority — See Ch. 22.
Municipal Utilities Authority — See Ch. 38.
Affordable housing — See Ch. 40.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 54.
Right to farm — See Ch. 63, Art. II.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 65.
Land development fees — See Ch. 70.
Mobile homes — See Ch. 73A.
Parks and playgrounds — See Ch. 76.
096a Zoning Map
Article I Purpose; Scope; Interpretation; Short Title

§ 96-1 Purpose.

§ 96-2 Scope.

§ 96-3 Interpretation.

§ 96-4 Short title.

Article II Definitions

§ 96-5 Definitions of terms.

Article III Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment

§ 96-6 Elimination of Zoning Board of Adjustment; exercise of its functions and powers by Planning Board.

§ 96-7 Establishment and composition of Planning Board.

§ 96-8 Powers and jurisdiction of Planning Board.

§ 96-9 Provisions applicable to both Planning Board and Zoning Board of Adjustment.

§ 96-10 Notice of hearing on change in classification or boundaries of zoning districts.

§ 96-11 Notice of decisions.

§ 96-11.1 Time limitations for certain approvals.

Article IV Improvement Guaranties

§ 96-12 Performance guaranties.

§ 96-13 Maintenance guaranties.

§ 96-14 Developer's agreement required.

§ 96-15 Escrows.

Article V Off-Tract Improvements

§ 96-16 Purpose.

§ 96-17 Off-tract improvements required.

§ 96-18 Improvements to be constructed at sole expense of developer.

§ 96-19 Other improvements.

§ 96-20 Escrow accounts for future improvement.

§ 96-21 Pro rata share.

Article VI Subdivision and Site Plans

§ 96-22 General requirements.

§ 96-23 Exceptions to application requirements.

§ 96-24 Procedure for approval.

§ 96-25 Filing, referral, classification and completeness procedures.

§ 96-26 Requirements common to concept, minor, preliminary and/or final plat stages.

§ 96-27 (Reserved)

§ 96-28 Compliance with other ordinances.

§ 96-29 General development plan requirements.

§ 96-30 Concept site plans for minor or major subdivisions.

§ 96-31 Preliminary approval for major subdivision.

§ 96-32 Preliminary site plan approval.

§ 96-33 Final plat approval for major subdivision.

§ 96-34 Final site plan approval.

§ 96-35 Certificates showing approval.

Article VII Provisions Applicable To Site Plans And Subdivisions

§ 96-36 Simultaneous review.

§ 96-37 Hearings and notices.

§ 96-38 Decisions on applications for development.

§ 96-39 Application by corporation or partnership; violations and penalties for concealment of names.

§ 96-40 Conditional approvals.

§ 96-41 Construction, maintenance, and installation standards for specific improvements.

§ 96-42 Inspection and fees.

§ 96-43 Acceptance of streets and improvements.

§ 96-44 Environmental impact statement.

Article VIII Design Standards

§ 96-45 General.

§ 96-46 Animals on lots.

§ 96-47 Buffers.

§ 96-47.1 Agricultural buffers.

§ 96-48 Easements.

§ 96-49 Height exceptions.

§ 96-50 Landscaping and buffers.

§ 96-51 Lighting.

§ 96-52 Lots.

§ 96-52.1 Yard encroachments.

§ 96-53 Nonconforming uses and lots.

§ 96-54 Off-street parking, loading and circulation.

§ 96-55 Open space.

§ 96-56 Outdoor selling.

§ 96-56.1 Roadside stands.

§ 96-57 Performance standards.

§ 96-58 (Reserved)

§ 96-59 Sanitary sewers and residential site improvement standards.

§ 96-60 Signs.

§ 96-61 Site design.

§ 96-62 Streets and residential site improvement standards.

§ 96-63 Stormwater management and residential site improvement standards.

§ 96-64 Traffic signs.

§ 96-65 Water supply and residential site improvement standards.

Article IX Zoning Districts And Regulations

§ 96-66 General.

§ 96-67 Establishment of districts and Zoning Map.

§ 96-68 Moderate Density Residential District (MD).

§ 96-69 Low Density Residential District (LD).

§ 96-70 Rural Residential District (R).

§ 96-71 Rural Environmental Residential District (RE).

§ 96-72 Mobile Home Park District (MHP).

§ 96-73 Cluster single-family residential development.

§ 96-74 Age-Restricted Community.

§ 96-75 Recreational Residential District (RR).

§ 96-76 Commercial-Neighborhood (C-1).

§ 96-77 Commercial-Highway District (C-2).

§ 96-78 Manufacturing-Light (M-1) District.

§ 96-79 Conditional use requirements.

§ 96-80 Accessory uses and structures.

§ 96-80.1 Fences.

§ 96-80.2 Small wind energy systems and solar energy systems.

§ 96-81 Recreational uses in residential districts.

§ 96-81.1 In-law suites.

§ 96-82 Prohibited uses.

Article X Planned Unit Development

§ 96-83 Short title.

§ 96-84 Purpose.

§ 96-85 Enabling act.

§ 96-86 Statement of community objectives.

§ 96-87 Eligibility.

§ 96-88 Development standards for planned unit development.

§ 96-89 Procedures for application for approval of planned unit development.

Article XI Administration

§ 96-90 Enforcement.

§ 96-91 Requirements of permits.

§ 96-92 Application for permits.

§ 96-93 Issuance of permits.

§ 96-94 Fees.

§ 96-95 Returned check fee.

§ 96-96 Escrow fees.

§ 96-97 Return of fees paid upon withdrawal of application.

§ 96-98 Violations and penalties.

§ 96-99 Validity.