Township of Lower Gwynedd, PA
Montgomery County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Lower Gwynedd 2-23-2016 by Ord. No. 504.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
STATUTORY REFERENCES
Flood control — See 2nd Class Sec. 516.
Widening and deepening watercourses — See 2nd Class Sec. 702-XLIV.
Zoning — See Penna. Mun. Plan. Code, Art. VI.
GENERAL REFERENCES
Drainage from driveways — See Section 1044.01.
Construction and development in flood plain districts — See Ch. 1240.
Establishment — See Section 1254.01.
Stormwater — See Sections 1444.42, 1444.45.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance repealed former Ch. 1290, FP Flood Plain Conservation District, adopted 12-10-1985 by Ord. No. 223, as amended.
Article I Statutory Authorization

§ 1290.01 Authority.

Article II General Provisions

§ 1290.02 Intent.

§ 1290.03 Applicability.

§ 1290.04 Abrogation and greater restrictions.

§ 1290.05 Warning and disclaimer of liability.

Article III Definitions.

§ 1290.06 Terms defined.

Article IV Identification of Floodplain Areas

§ 1290.07 Identification.

§ 1290.08 Description and special requirements.

§ 1290.09 Changes in identification of area.

§ 1290.10 Boundary disputes.

§ 1290.11 Corporate boundary changes.

Article V Permitted Uses

§ 1290.12 Uses permitted by right.

§ 1290.13 Prohibited uses.

§ 1290.14 Banned uses.

§ 1290.15 Special requirements for subdivisions.

§ 1290.16 Nonconforming structures and uses.

§ 1290.17 Improvements to existing structures.

Article VI Variances

§ 1290.18 General.

§ 1290.19 Variance procedures.

§ 1290.20 Standards for granting variances.

Article VII Technical Provisions in Event of Variance Being Granted

§ 1290.21 General.

§ 1290.22 Special requirements for manufactured homes.

§ 1290.23 Special requirements for recreational vehicles.

§ 1290.24 Elevation and floodproofing requirements.

§ 1290.25 Design and construction standards.

Article VIII Administration

§ 1290.26 Designation of Floodplain Administrator.

§ 1290.27 Permits required.

§ 1290.28 Duties and Responsibilities of Floodplain Administrator.

§ 1290.29 Application procedures and requirements.

§ 1290.30 Changes.

§ 1290.31 Start of construction.

§ 1290.32 Enforcement.

§ 1290.33 Appeals.

§ 1290.34 Severability.

Article IX Enactment

§ 1290.35 Adoption.