Borough of Downingtown, PA
Chester County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Downingtown 9-12-1990 by Ord. No. 90-14. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Commission — See Ch. 61.
Building construction — See Ch. 109.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 120.
Licensing of contractors — See Ch. 121.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 146.
Mechanical standards — See Ch. 175.
Mobile home parks — See Ch. 181.
Parks and playgrounds — See Ch. 203.
Plumbing standards — See Ch. 215.
Sewers — See Ch. 235.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 246.
Street address numbers — See Ch. 247.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 249.
Zoning — See Ch. 287.
Appendix A
Article I General Provisions

§ 256-1 Title.

§ 256-2 Purpose.

§ 256-3 Construal of provisions.

§ 256-4 Authority.

§ 256-5 Jurisdiction.

Article II Definitions

§ 256-6 Word usage.

§ 256-7 Terms defined.

Article III Subdivision and Land Development Control

§ 256-8 Compliance required.

§ 256-9 Plan required.

§ 256-10 Scope.

Article IV Procedures

§ 256-11 Borough review.

§ 256-12 Classification of applications.

§ 256-13 Submission of sketch plan or sketch plan of record.

§ 256-14 Review of sketch plan/sketch plan of record.

§ 256-15 Submission of preliminary plan.

§ 256-16 Review of preliminary plan.

§ 256-17 Submission of final plan.

§ 256-18 Review of final plan.

§ 256-19 Subdivision and land development agreements.

§ 256-20 Performance guaranties.

§ 256-21 Recording of final plan.

§ 256-22 Commencement of development.

§ 256-23 Limitations on plans.

§ 256-24 Modifications of plans.

Article V Plan Content Requirements

§ 256-25 Sketch plan/sketch plan of record.

§ 256-26 Preliminary plan.

§ 256-27 Final plan.

Article VI Design Standards

§ 256-28 Evaluation; modifications.

§ 256-29 Land requirements.

§ 256-30 Blocks.

§ 256-31 Lots and lot sizes.

§ 256-32 Street system.

§ 256-33 Culs-de-sac and other single-access streets.

§ 256-34 Street width.

§ 256-35 Street alignment.

§ 256-36 Street grades.

§ 256-37 Street intersections.

§ 256-38 Acceleration, deceleration and turning lanes.

§ 256-39 Traffic and recreational impact studies.

§ 256-40 Street construction.

§ 256-41 Private streets.

§ 256-42 Driveways.

§ 256-43 Alleys and service streets.

§ 256-44 Parking areas.

§ 256-45 Sidewalks and paths and handicap accessibility.

§ 256-46 Curbs.

§ 256-47 Streetlights.

§ 256-48 Monuments.

§ 256-49 Sewage treatment and disposal.

§ 256-50 Water supply.

§ 256-51 Other utilities.

§ 256-52 Recreational and open space land.

§ 256-53 Easements.

§ 256-54 Stormwater management.

§ 256-55 Natural features conservation.

§ 256-56 Mobile home parks.

§ 256-56.1 Central Business Revitalization Overlay District.

§ 256-56.2 Woodbine Overlay District.

Article VII Construction and Acceptance of Improvements

§ 256-57 Construction required.

§ 256-58 Inspections.

§ 256-59 Release from performance guaranty.

§ 256-60 As-built plans.

§ 256-61 Dedication and acceptance of public improvements.

§ 256-62 Maintenance guaranty.

Article VIII Administration

§ 256-63 Relief from hardship.

§ 256-64 Records.

§ 256-65 Fees and costs.

§ 256-66 Violations and penalties.

§ 256-67 Appeals.

§ 256-68 Schedule of fees.