Township of Easttown, PA
Chester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Easttown 6-18-2007 by Ord. No. 376-07. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Natural resources protection — See Ch. 274.
Parks and recreation areas — See Ch. 306.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 388.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 395.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 400.
Trees and shrubs — See Ch. 421.
Figure 3-1, Land Use Table Figure 3-2, Dimensional Requirements Table Figures 5-1 to 5-5
Article I General Provisions

§ 455-1 Title.

§ 455-2 Purposes; community development objectives.

§ 455-3 Interpretation.

§ 455-4 Statutory authority.

§ 455-5 Applicability.

§ 455-6 Administration and enforcement.

§ 455-7 Liability.

Article II Zoning Districts and Zoning Map

§ 455-8 Establishment of districts.

§ 455-9 Purposes of districts.

§ 455-10 District boundaries.

§ 455-11 Federal, state, county or Township-owned property.

§ 455-12 Zoning Map.

Article III Land Uses and Dimensional Requirements

§ 455-13 Land uses.

§ 455-14 Dimensional requirements.

Article IV Planned Business – Office District (PBO)

§ 455-15 Purpose.

§ 455-16 Use regulations.

§ 455-17 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 455-18 General requirements for permitted land uses.

§ 455-19 Special regulations.

Article V Village of Berwyn Districts (VB, VT and VR)

§ 455-20 Purpose; objectives.

§ 455-21 Use regulations for VB District.

§ 455-22 Use regulations for VT District.

§ 455-23 Use regulations for VR District.

§ 455-24 Area and bulk regulations.

§ 455-25 Off-street parking regulations; design standards.

Article VI Lot Averaging

§ 455-26 Purpose.

§ 455-27 Eligibility regulations.

§ 455-28 Design regulations.

§ 455-29 Site assessment.

Article VII Overlay Districts

§ 455-30 General provisions.

§ 455-31 Natural resources protection.

§ 455-32 Planned Apartment Overlay District (PA).

§ 455-33 Multifamily Overlay District.

Article VIII General Regulations

§ 455-34 Applicability.

§ 455-35 Buildings and lots.

§ 455-36 Fences and walls.

§ 455-37 Flag lots.

§ 455-38 Buffering standards.

§ 455-39 Outdoor lighting.

§ 455-40 Environmental controls.

§ 455-41 Outdoor storage.

§ 455-42 Removal of topsoil.

§ 455-43 Temporary structure or use.

§ 455-44 Demolition of historic resources.

§ 455-45 Historic resource preservation incentives.

Article IX Supplemental Regulations

§ 455-46 Purpose.

§ 455-47 Accessory buildings or structures.

§ 455-48 Accessory uses.

§ 455-49 Adaptive reuse.

§ 455-50 Apartments accessory to nonresidential uses.

§ 455-51 Automobile gasoline service stations.

§ 455-52 Bed-and-breakfasts.

§ 455-53 Commercial day-care centers.

§ 455-54 Continuing care retirement communities.

§ 455-55 Convenience stores.

§ 455-56 Drive-through service.

§ 455-57 Educational uses.

§ 455-58 Forestry.

§ 455-59 Funeral homes.

§ 455-60 Golf clubs.

§ 455-61 Home occupations.

§ 455-62 Hospitals.

§ 455-63 Hotels, motels or inns.

§ 455-64 Multifamily buildings.

§ 455-65 Multifamily developments.

§ 455-66 Outdoor cafes.

§ 455-67 Places of worship.

§ 455-68 Planned commercial shopping centers.

§ 455-69 Riding academies or stables.

§ 455-70 Sale of agricultural products.

§ 455-71 Veterinary clinics.

§ 455-72 Accessory dwelling units.

Article X Off-Street Parking and Loading

§ 455-73 Purpose; applicability.

§ 455-74 Off-street parking.

§ 455-75 Off-street loading.

§ 455-76 Landscaping, screening and buffering.

Article XI Signs

§ 455-77 Purpose; intent.

§ 455-78 Conformance required.

§ 455-79 Prohibited signs.

§ 455-80 Exempt signs.

§ 455-81 Signs in AA, R-1 through R-5 and VR Districts.

§ 455-82 Signs in PBO District.

§ 455-83 Signs in VB and VT Districts.

§ 455-84 Restrictions and regulations.

§ 455-85 Nonconforming signs.

§ 455-86 Sign permits.

§ 455-87 Structural requirements; maintenance.

Article XII (Reserved)

§ 455-88 (Reserved)

§ 455-89 (Reserved)

§ 455-90 (Reserved)

Article XIII Administration and Enforcement

§ 455-91 Purpose.

§ 455-92 Applicability.

§ 455-93 Designation of enforcement officer.

§ 455-94 Zoning Officer.

§ 455-95 Permit requirements.

§ 455-96 Permit application procedure.

§ 455-97 (Reserved)

§ 455-98 Schedule of fees, charges and expenses.

§ 455-99 Enforcement remedies.

§ 455-100 Enforcement notice.

§ 455-101 Violations and penalties.

Article XIV Conditional Uses

§ 455-102 Purpose.

§ 455-103 Application procedure.

§ 455-104 Standards for review.

§ 455-105 Administrative review procedure.

§ 455-106 Review and decision process.

Article XV Zoning Hearing Board

§ 455-107 Creation.

§ 455-108 Membership.

§ 455-109 Organization; procedures.

§ 455-110 Powers.

§ 455-111 Appeals to Board; representation.

§ 455-112 Applications for relief.

§ 455-113 Stay of proceedings.

§ 455-114 Notice of public hearing.

§ 455-115 Hearing procedure.

§ 455-116 Applications for special exceptions and variances.

§ 455-117 Conditions of approval for special exceptions and variances.

§ 455-118 Expiration of special exceptions and variances; extensions.

§ 455-119 Substantive challenges.

Article XVI Nonconforming Uses, Structures, Lots and Signs

§ 455-120 (Reserved)

§ 455-121 Continuation; transfer of ownership.

§ 455-122 Nonconforming uses.

§ 455-123 Nonconforming structures.

§ 455-124 Nonconforming lots.

§ 455-125 Nonconforming signs.

Article XVII Amendments

§ 455-126 Power of amendment.

§ 455-127 Initiation of amendment proposals.

§ 455-128 Procedures for consideration of proposed amendments.

§ 455-129 Referral to Township and County Planning Commissions.

§ 455-130 Public hearing and notice.

§ 455-131 Notice of enactment.

Article XVIII Terminology

§ 455-132 Definitions; word usage.