Township of Lehigh, PA
Northampton County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Lehigh 7-8-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-2.[1]Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Earth disturbances — See Ch. 70.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 138.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 147.
Zoning — See Ch. 180.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 83, Floodplain Management, adopted 3-30-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-3, as amended.
Article I General Provisions

§ 83-1 Intent.

§ 83-2 Applicability.

§ 83-3 Effect on other provisions.

§ 83-4 Abrogation and greater restrictions.

§ 83-5 Warning and disclaimer of liability.

§ 83-6 Severability.

Article II Administration

§ 83-7 Floodplain Administrator appointed.

§ 83-8 Special building permits required.

§ 83-9 Issuance of special building permits.

§ 83-10 Application procedures.

§ 83-11 Review of application by others.

§ 83-12 Changes.

§ 83-13 Placards.

§ 83-14 Start of construction.

§ 83-15 Inspection; revocation of permit.

§ 83-16 Fees.

§ 83-17 Jurisdiction; appeals; violations and penalties.

Article III Identification of Floodplain Areas

§ 83-18 Identification and description of floodplain areas.

§ 83-19 Changes in identification of floodplain areas.

§ 83-20 Boundary disputes.

Article IV Technical Provisions

§ 83-21 General requirements.

§ 83-22 Special requirements.

§ 83-23 Elevation and floodproofing requirements.

§ 83-24 Design and construction standards.

§ 83-25 Development which may endanger human life.

§ 83-26 Special requirements for subdivisions and development.

§ 83-27 Special requirements for mobile and manufactured homes.

§ 83-28 Special requirements for recreational vehicles.

Article V Existing Structures

§ 83-29 Existing structures in identified floodplain areas.

§ 83-30 Improvements.

Article VI Variances

§ 83-31 Authority to grant.

§ 83-32 Procedures and conditions.

Article VII Definitions

§ 83-33 Interpretation.

§ 83-34 Terms defined.

Article VIII Enactment

§ 83-35 When effective.