Borough of Old Forge, PA
Lackawanna County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Old Forge 11-17-1992 (Ch. 165 of the 1994 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Commission — See Ch. 57.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 130.
Floodplain management — See Ch. 175.
Housing — See Ch. 194.
Noise — See Ch. 226.
Nuisance properties — See Ch. 229.
Parks and recreation areas — See Ch. 234.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 247.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 299.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 305.
Tattooing and body-piercing establishments — See Ch. 311.
Trees — See Ch. 322.
350a Schedule A Residential Use Sch Table 350b Schedule B Commercial Use Sch Table 350c Schedule C Industrial Use Sch Table
Article I General Provisions

§ 350-1 Long title.

§ 350-2 Short title.

§ 350-3 Purpose.

§ 350-4 Interpretation; conflicting provisions.

§ 350-5 When effective.

Article II Community Development Objectives

§ 350-6 General provisions.

§ 350-7 Residential development objectives.

§ 350-8 Commercial development objectives.

§ 350-9 Industrial development objectives.

§ 350-10 Special use development objectives.

§ 350-11 Floodplain development objectives.

Article III Terminology

§ 350-12 Word usage; definitions.

Article IV Establishment of Districts

§ 350-13 Districts established.

§ 350-14 Zoning Map.

§ 350-15 Interpretation of boundaries.

§ 350-16 District boundaries.

§ 350-17 State-owned property.

§ 350-18 Federally owned property.

§ 350-19 Exemptions.

§ 350-20 Use intensity.

Article V District Regulations

§ 350-21 E-1 Environmental Conservation District.

§ 350-22 R-1 Residential Low-Density District.

§ 350-23 R-1A Residential Moderate-Density District.

§ 350-24 R-2 Residential Medium-Density District.

§ 350-25 C-1 Main Street Commercial District.

§ 350-26 C-2 Highway Commercial District.

§ 350-27 C-3 Office Commercial District.

§ 350-28 I-1 Light Industrial District.

§ 350-29 I-2 Heavy Industrial District.

Article VI Special Exception Uses

§ 350-30 Purpose.

§ 350-31 Permit requirements; review standards.

§ 350-32 Use regulations.

Article VII Conditional Uses

§ 350-33 Purpose.

§ 350-34 Permit requirements; review standards.

§ 350-35 Use regulations.

Article VIII Supplementary Regulations

§ 350-36 Use regulations.

§ 350-37 Area regulations.

§ 350-38 Yard regulations.

§ 350-39 Height regulations.

§ 350-40 Fences.

§ 350-41 Convenience stores with gasoline pumps.

§ 350-42 Townhouses.

§ 350-43 Warehouse and distribution facilities.

§ 350-44 Warehouses (self-storage).

Article IX Administration and Enforcement

§ 350-45 Zoning Officer.

§ 350-46 Permits.

§ 350-47 Certificate of zoning compliance.

§ 350-48 Enforcement; violations and penalties.

§ 350-49 Payment of fees.

Article X Zoning Hearing Board; Administrative Proceedings

§ 350-50 Zoning Hearing Board membership; organization; operation.

§ 350-51 Hearings.

§ 350-52 Mediation option.

§ 350-53 Jurisdiction.

§ 350-54 Applicability of judicial remedies.

§ 350-55 Variances.

§ 350-56 Special exception uses.

§ 350-57 Conditional uses.

§ 350-58 Parties appellant before Board.

§ 350-59 Time limitations.

§ 350-60 Stay of proceedings.

§ 350-61 Validity; substantive questions.

§ 350-62 Procedure to obtain preliminary opinion.

Article XI Appeals to Court

§ 350-63 Land use appeals.

§ 350-64 Jurisdiction and venue on appeal; time for appeal.

§ 350-65 Time for appeal; procedural defects of decisions.

§ 350-66 Appeals to court; commencement; stay of proceedings.

§ 350-67 Intervention.

§ 350-68 Hearing and argument of land use appeal.

§ 350-69 Judicial relief.

Article XII Amendments

§ 350-70 Authority of Council.

§ 350-71 Requests by landowners.

§ 350-72 Requests by Planning Commission.

§ 350-73 Procedures of Borough Council.

§ 350-74 Procedures of Planning Commission.

§ 350-75 Procedures for landowner curative amendments.

§ 350-76 Procedures upon municipal curative amendments.

§ 350-77 Public notice and hearing.

§ 350-78 Publication, advertisement and availability of ordinances.