Township of Robinson, PA
Allegheny County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Robinson 3-29-1993 by Ord. No. 3-1993 (Ch. 27 of the 1989 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Commission — See Ch. 50.
Planning Director — See Ch. 53.
Smoke detector requirement — See Ch. 80, Art. II.
Building construction — See Ch. 105.
Floodplain management — See Ch. 140.
Grading and excavation — See Ch. 146.
Mobile home parks — See Ch. 172.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 199.
Sewers — See Ch. 218.
Sexually oriented businesses — See Ch. 222.
Political signs — See Ch. 226, Art. I.
Solid waste — See Ch. 234.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 240.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 245.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 250.
Private swimming pools — See Ch. 255.
Trees — See Ch. 268.
300a Zoning Map Amendments 300b Bufferyards 300c Figures 2-7 Lots, Heights 300d Figure 8 Area and Bulk Terms 300e Procedural Diagrams 300f Parkway Protection
Article I General Provisions

§ 300-1 Title.

§ 300-2 Interpretation of provisions.

§ 300-3 Applicability.

§ 300-4 Conflict.

§ 300-5 Severability.

§ 300-6 Substandard dwellings and structures.

§ 300-7 Public utility corporations.

§ 300-8 Closing of public facility.

§ 300-9 Annexation of territory.

§ 300-10 Statement of community development objectives.

Article II Definitions; Word Usage

§ 300-11 Rules of interpretation.

§ 300-12 Definitions.

Article III Administration and Enforcement

§ 300-13 Zoning Officer.

§ 300-14 Duties of the Zoning Officer.

§ 300-15 Schedule of fees.

§ 300-16 Required permits.

§ 300-17 Procedure for obtaining zoning approval permit.

§ 300-18 Content of application for zoning approval permit.

§ 300-19 Procedure for obtaining building permit.

§ 300-20 Procedures for obtaining occupancy permit.

§ 300-21 Temporary occupancy permit.

§ 300-22 Revocation of occupancy permit.

§ 300-23 Liability disclaimer.

§ 300-24 Appeals.

§ 300-25 Enforcement.

§ 300-26 Zoning Hearing Board.

§ 300-27 Township Planning Commission.

§ 300-28 Zoning amendments and rezoning requests.

§ 300-29 Landowner curative amendments.

Article IV Zoning Districts

§ 300-30 Establishment of Zoning Districts.

§ 300-31 Zoning District Map and boundaries.

§ 300-32 District regulations.

§ 300-33 Lot and yard requirements and exceptions.

§ 300-34 Height requirement exceptions.

Article V R-1 Single-Family Residential District

§ 300-35 Purpose.

§ 300-36 Authorized uses.

§ 300-37 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-38 Off-street parking.

Article VI R-2 Single-Family Residential District

§ 300-39 Purpose.

§ 300-40 Authorized uses.

§ 300-41 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-42 Off-street parking.

Article VII R-3 Minimum-Density Residential District

§ 300-43 Purpose.

§ 300-44 Authorized uses.

§ 300-45 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-46 Off-street parking.

Article VIII R-4 Multiple-Family Residential District

§ 300-47 Purpose.

§ 300-48 Authorized uses.

§ 300-49 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-50 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-51 Bufferyards.

§ 300-52 Landscaping.

§ 300-53 Performance standards.

Article IX R-5 Mobile Home Residential District

§ 300-54 Purpose.

§ 300-55 Authorized uses.

§ 300-56 Area and bulk requirements for uses other than in a mobile home park.

§ 300-57 Site land development plan review procedure for mobile home parks.

§ 300-58 Development standards for mobile home parks.

§ 300-59 Mobile home units.

§ 300-60 Maintenance.

Article X C-1 Neighborhood Commercial District

§ 300-61 Purpose.

§ 300-62 Authorized uses.

§ 300-63 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-64 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-65 Bufferyards.

§ 300-66 Additional performance standards.

Article XI C-2 Community Commercial District

§ 300-67 Purpose.

§ 300-68 Authorized uses.

§ 300-69 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 300-70 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-71 Bufferyards.

§ 300-72 Additional performance standards.

Article XII C-3 Planned Commercial/Office/Multiple-Family District

§ 300-73 Purpose.

§ 300-74 Authorized uses.

§ 300-75 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-76 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-77 Additional performance standards.

§ 300-78 Bufferyards.

§ 300-79 Waiver of standards applicable to signs in planned commercial centers.

Article XIII C-4 Planned Office/Limited Industrial District

§ 300-80 Purpose.

§ 300-81 Authorized uses.

§ 300-82 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-83 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-84 Bufferyards.

§ 300-85 Additional performance standards.

Article XIV C-5 Research and Development/Planned Commercial District

§ 300-86 Purpose.

§ 300-87 Authorized uses.

§ 300-88 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-89 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-90 Additional performance standards.

§ 300-91 Bufferyards.

Article XV P Public Recreation District

§ 300-92 Purpose.

§ 300-93 Authorized uses.

§ 300-94 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-95 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-96 Bufferyards.

§ 300-97 Additional performance standards.

Article XVI S-1 Special Riverfront Development District

§ 300-98 Purpose.

§ 300-99 Authorized uses.

§ 300-100 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-101 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-102 Bufferyards.

§ 300-103 Additional performance standards.

Article XVII I-1 Limited Industrial District

§ 300-104 Purpose.

§ 300-105 Authorized uses.

§ 300-106 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-107 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-108 Bufferyard.

§ 300-109 Additional performance standards.

Article XVIII I-2 General Industrial District

§ 300-110 Purpose.

§ 300-111 Authorized uses.

§ 300-112 Area and bulk requirements.

§ 300-113 Off-street parking and loading.

§ 300-114 Bufferyard.

§ 300-115 Additional performance standards.

Article XIX Supplementary Regulations

§ 300-116 Floodplain districts.

§ 300-117 Airport zoning regulations.

§ 300-118 Steep slope areas/landslide-prone soils/fill areas.

§ 300-119 Stormwater management.

§ 300-120 Performance standards.

§ 300-121 Farms.

§ 300-122 Multiple-structure developments.

§ 300-123 Boarders and foster persons.

§ 300-124 Exotic animals.

§ 300-125 Garage sales in residential districts.

§ 300-126 Clear sight distances at intersections.

§ 300-127 Prohibited storage in residential yards.

§ 300-128 Public rights-of-way and other easements.

§ 300-129 Landscaping.

§ 300-130 Bufferyards.

§ 300-131 General provisions for accessory uses and structures.

§ 300-132 Fences and walls.

§ 300-133 Swimming pools.

§ 300-134 Radio, television or satellite dish antenna.

§ 300-135 Temporary use of land.

§ 300-136 Temporary construction structures.

Article XX Off-Street Parking and Loading

§ 300-137 Off-street parking regulations.

§ 300-138 Off-street loading facilities.

Article XXI Signs

§ 300-139 Applicability.

§ 300-140 Exempt signs.

§ 300-141 Prohibited signs.

§ 300-142 General regulations.

§ 300-143 Signs authorized in all zoning districts.

§ 300-144 Signs authorized in residential zoning districts.

§ 300-145 Signs authorized in commercial or S-1 Zoning District.

§ 300-146 Signs authorized in industrial districts.

§ 300-147 Signs in large-scale developments.

§ 300-148 Nonconforming signs.

§ 300-149 Additional penalties.

Article XXII Conditional Uses and Special Exceptions

§ 300-150 Applicability.

§ 300-151 Application and approval procedures.

§ 300-152 Revocation of approval.

§ 300-153 General standards and criteria for evaluating conditional uses and special exceptions.

§ 300-154 Specific criteria for conditional uses and or special exceptions.

Article XXIII Planned Residential Developments

§ 300-155 General provisions.

§ 300-156 Development standards.

§ 300-157 Tentative application and review procedure.

§ 300-158 Final application and review procedures.

§ 300-159 Mediation.

§ 300-160 Enforcement.

Article XXIV Parkway Protection Overlay District

§ 300-161 Title.

§ 300-162 Effective date.

§ 300-163 Interpretation.

§ 300-164 Purposes and objectives.

§ 300-165 District boundaries.

§ 300-166 Compliance.

§ 300-167 Off-premises signs.

§ 300-168 On-premises signs.

§ 300-169 Prohibited signs.

§ 300-170 Exemptions.

§ 300-171 Sign placement.

§ 300-172 Nonconforming signs.

§ 300-173 Setbacks.

§ 300-174 Landscaped buffers.

§ 300-175 Parking lot screening/interior landscaping.

§ 300-176 Steep slopes provisions.

§ 300-177 Stream corridors and drainageways.

§ 300-178 Tree and vegetation protection survey.

§ 300-179 Mature woodland.

§ 300-180 Young woodland.

§ 300-181 General woodland.

§ 300-182 Woodlands replacement credit.

§ 300-183 Building and site design.

§ 300-184 Definitions.

Article XXV Nonconformities

§ 300-185 General provisions.

§ 300-186 Nonconforming lots of record.

§ 300-187 Nonconforming structures.

§ 300-188 Nonconforming uses of structures or land.

§ 300-189 Repairs and maintenance.

§ 300-190 Historical landmarks.

Article XXVI Airport Hazard Overlay District

§ 300-191 Purpose.

§ 300-192 Relation to other zone districts.

§ 300-193 Definitions.

§ 300-194 Establishment of airport zones.

§ 300-195 Permit applications.

§ 300-196 Variance.

§ 300-197 Restrictions.

§ 300-198 Preexisting nonconforming uses.

§ 300-199 Obstruction marking and lighting.

§ 300-200 Violations and penalties.

§ 300-201 Appeals.