Borough of Ephrata, PA
Lancaster County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Ephrata 11-11-2013 by Ord. No. 1498.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 183.
Sewers and sewage disposal — See Ch. 259.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 281.
Zoning — See Ch. 319.
275a Appendix A 275b Appendix B-1 275c Appendix B-2 275d Appendix B-3 275e Appendix B-4 275f Appendix B-5 275g Appendix C 275h Appendix D
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Editor's Note: This ordinance also superseded former Ch. 275, Stormwater Management, adopted 4-12-2004 by Ord. No. 1379.
Article I General Provisions

§ 275-101 Short title.

§ 275-102 Statement of findings.

§ 275-103 Purpose.

§ 275-104 Statutory authority.

§ 275-105 Applicability.

§ 275-106 Repeals and continuation of prior regulations.

§ 275-107 Severability.

§ 275-108 Compatibility with other ordinance requirements.

§ 275-109 Erroneous permit.

§ 275-110 Municipal Liability.

§ 275-111 Duty of persons engaged in development of land.

§ 275-112 Financial security.

Article II Definitions of Terms

§ 275-201 Interpretation and word usage.

§ 275-202 Definitions.

Article III Stormwater Management Standards

§ 275-301 General requirements.

§ 275-302 Volume controls.

§ 275-303 Rate controls.

§ 275-304 Stormwater management performance standards.

§ 275-305 Calculation methodology.

§ 275-306 Riparian corridors.

§ 275-307 Stormwater management facility design standards.

Article IV Information to be Included on or with Stormwater Management Site Plans

§ 275-401 General plan requirements.

§ 275-402 Drafting standards.

§ 275-403 SWM site plan information.

§ 275-404 Additional information.

§ 275-405 Supplemental information.

Article V Plan Processing Procedures

§ 275-501 Small projects.

§ 275-502 Exemption from plan submission requirements.

§ 275-503 Preapplication meeting.

§ 275-504 Stormwater management site plan submission.

§ 275-505 Municipal review.

§ 275-506 Revision of plans.

§ 275-507 Authorization to construct and term of validity.

§ 275-508 Certificate of completion and as-built plan.

§ 275-509 Plan recordation.

Article VI Operation and Maintenance (O&M)

§ 275-601 Responsibilities of developers and landowners.

§ 275-602 Operation and maintenance agreements.

§ 275-603 Operation and maintenance (O&M) plan contents.

§ 275-604 Maintenance of facilities accepted by Borough of Ephrata.

§ 275-605 Maintenance of existing facilities/BMPs.

Article VII Fees and Expenses

§ 275-701 General.

§ 275-702 Expenses covered by fees.

Article VIII Prohibitions

§ 275-801 Prohibited discharges and connections.

§ 275-802 Alteration of SWM BMPs.

Article IX Enforcement and Penalties

§ 275-901 Right of entry.

§ 275-902 Enforcement.

§ 275-903 Violations and penalties; remedies.

§ 275-904 Appeals.

§ 275-905 Modification of chapter provisions.

Article X References

§ 275-1001 References listed.