Township of Lower Gwynedd, PA
Montgomery County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Lower Gwynedd 6-24-2008 by Ord. No. 458.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
STATUTORY REFERENCES
Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code — See 53 P.S. § 10101 et seq.
GENERAL REFERENCES
Fees — See Ch. 208.
Planning Commission — See Chs. 272 and 1220.
Streets — See Ch. 1040.
Sidewalks — See Ch. 1042.
Driveways — See Ch. 1044.
Streetlighting districts — See Ch. 1050.
Sewers generally — See Ch. 1060.
On-lot sewage disposal facilities — See Ch. 1064
Water — See Ch. 1066.
Comprehensive Plan — See Ch. 1222.
Recreation impact fees — See Ch. 1236.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 1241.
Zoning — See Chs. 1250 through 1299.
Uniform construction code standards — See Ch. 1440.
Plumbing and drainage code — See Ch. 1444.
Electrical code — See Ch. 1448.
Excavations — See Ch. 1464.
Topsoil removal — See Ch. 1474.
1230a Appendix I 1230b Appendix II 1230c Appendix III 1230d Appendix IV 1230e Appendix V
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Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 1230, General Provisions and Definitions, adopted 1-18-1960 by Ord. No. 40, as amended.
Article I Title; Purpose; Jurisdiction

§ 1230.01 Title.

§ 1230.02 Purpose.

§ 1230.03 Interpretation.

§ 1230.04 Scope and applicability.

Article II Word Usage; Definitions

§ 1230.05 Word usage.

§ 1230.06 Terms defined.

Article III Application Procedures; Effect of Approval

§ 1230.07 Application and review procedures.

§ 1230.08 Resubdivision procedures.

§ 1230.09 Request for waiver.

§ 1230.10 Effect of approval.

Article IV Sketch Plans

§ 1230.11 Purpose.

§ 1230.12 Procedure.

§ 1230.13 Required supporting information.

Article V Preliminary Plans for Major Subdivisions and Land Developments

§ 1230.14 Purpose.

§ 1230.15 Procedure.

§ 1230.16 Required information.

Article VI Final Plans for Major Subdivisions and Land Developments

§ 1230.17 Purpose.

§ 1230.18 Procedure.

§ 1230.19 Required information.

§ 1230.20 Acknowledgments.

§ 1230.21 Recording required; record plan.

Article VII Final Plans for Minor Subdivisions

§ 1230.22 Purpose.

§ 1230.23 Procedure.

§ 1230.24 Minor plan submissions.

§ 1230.25 Acknowledgements.

§ 1230.26 Recording required; record plan.

Article VIII Design Standards

§ 1230.27 Applicability of standards.

§ 1230.28 General standards.

§ 1230.29 Lots.

§ 1230.30 Easements.

§ 1230.31 Clearing and grading.

§ 1230.32 Stormwater management.

§ 1230.33 Erosion and sediment control.

§ 1230.34 General provisions for streets.

§ 1230.35 Stub streets.

§ 1230.36 Cul-de-sac streets.

§ 1230.37 Types of streets and roads, design guidelines.

§ 1230.38 Driveways.

§ 1230.39 Intersections.

§ 1230.40 Traffic/impact study required.

§ 1230.41 Landscaping.

§ 1230.42 Required plantings.

§ 1230.43 Native planting standards.

§ 1230.44 Street signs.

§ 1230.45 Pedestrian trails and sidewalks.

§ 1230.46 Automobile parking facilities.

§ 1230.47 Off-street loading facilities.

§ 1230.48 Natural resource protection standards.

§ 1230.49 Buffer yards.

§ 1230.50 Mobile home parks.

§ 1230.51 Recreation areas and community facilities.

§ 1230.52 Nonresidential developments.

§ 1230.53 Standards for park and recreation areas; fee in lieu of dedication.

Article IX Required Improvements and Specifications

§ 1230.54 Purpose.

§ 1230.55 Compliance required.

§ 1230.56 Revision of plans.

§ 1230.57 Maintenance requirements.

§ 1230.58 Streetlights.

§ 1230.59 Monuments.

§ 1230.60 Sidewalks; driveway aprons.

§ 1230.61 Curbs.

§ 1230.62 Public water supply.

§ 1230.63 Public sanitary sewers.

§ 1230.64 Private sewage disposal systems.

§ 1230.65 Public utilities.

§ 1230.66 Final grading and seeding.

§ 1230.67 Planting.

§ 1230.68 Off-street parking areas and off-street loading areas.

§ 1230.69 Tree protection.

Article X Contracts, Fees and Contributions

§ 1230.70 Completion of improvements or guarantees.

§ 1230.71 Certification of approval.

§ 1230.72 Acceptable security.

§ 1230.73 Amount of security.

§ 1230.74 Increases in amount of security.

§ 1230.75 Completion in stages.

§ 1230.76 Releases of escrow.

§ 1230.77 Retention of funds.

§ 1230.78 Acceptance of streets and other improvements.

§ 1230.79 Maintenance guarantee.

§ 1230.80 Public utilities and municipal authorities.

§ 1230.81 Final release from improvement bond.

§ 1230.82 Reimbursement of inspection expenses.

§ 1230.83 Remedies to effect completion of improvements.

§ 1230.84 Improvement contract.

§ 1230.85 Fees.

§ 1230.86 Capital improvement fund contributions.

§ 1230.87 Payment of contributions.

Article XI Traffic Impact Fees

§ 1230.88 Title.

§ 1230.89 Purpose.

§ 1230.90 Conditions and standards for imposition.

§ 1230.91 Definitions.

§ 1230.92 Use of funds collected.

§ 1230.93 Special traffic impact studies.

§ 1230.94 Payment required prior to issuance of building permit.

§ 1230.95 Calculation of fees.

§ 1230.96 Establishment of transportation service areas.

§ 1230.97 Establishment of impact fees.

§ 1230.98 Nonbinding estimates.

§ 1230.99 Administration of fees.

§ 1230.100 Payment of fee.

§ 1230.101 Credit.

§ 1230.102 Refunds.

§ 1230.103 Effect on Zoning and Subdivision Regulations.

§ 1230.104 Fee is additional and supplemental requirement; payment for improvements in excess of amount estimated.

§ 1230.105 Retroactive application.

§ 1230.106 Construal of provisions.