Borough of Ephrata, PA
Lancaster County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Ephrata 3-13-2000 by Ord. No. 1337. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 135.
Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 141.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 183.
Sewers and sewage disposal — See Ch. 259.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 277.
Water — See Ch. 311.
Zoning — See Ch. 319.
Curb and sidewalk construction specifications — See Ch. A333.
Article I General Provisions

§ 281-1 Title; when effective.

§ 281-2 Purposes.

§ 281-3 Interpretation.

§ 281-4 Authority.

§ 281-5 Scope and jurisdiction.

§ 281-6 Municipal liability.

Article II Definitions and Word Usage

§ 281-7 Word usage.

§ 281-8 Definitions.

Article III Subdivision and Land Development Control

§ 281-9 Subdivision and land development control.

Article IV Procedure

§ 281-10 Municipal review; authority.

§ 281-11 Major and minor applications.

§ 281-12 Submission of sketch plan.

§ 281-13 Review of sketch plan.

§ 281-14 Submission of preliminary plan.

§ 281-15 Review of preliminary plan.

§ 281-16 Submission of final plan.

§ 281-17 Review of final plan.

§ 281-18 Subdivision and land development agreements.

§ 281-19 Performance guarantees.

§ 281-20 Recording of final plan.

§ 281-21 Commencement of development.

§ 281-22 Time limitation of plans.

§ 281-23 Plan amendments.

Article V Plan Content Requirements

§ 281-24 Sketch plan.

§ 281-25 Geodetic control.

§ 281-26 Preliminary plan.

§ 281-27 Final plan.

Article VI Design Standards

§ 281-28 Application.

§ 281-29 Land requirements.

§ 281-30 Blocks.

§ 281-31 Lots and lot sizes.

§ 281-32 Street system.

§ 281-33 Cul-de-sac and other single-access streets.

§ 281-34 Street width.

§ 281-35 Street alignment.

§ 281-36 Street grades and vertical alignments.

§ 281-37 Street intersections.

§ 281-38 Acceleration, deceleration and turning lanes.

§ 281-39 Traffic impact study.

§ 281-40 Street construction.

§ 281-41 Private streets.

§ 281-42 Driveways.

§ 281-43 Alley and service streets.

§ 281-44 Parking area.

§ 281-45 Sidewalks and paths.

§ 281-46 Curbs.

§ 281-47 Streetlights.

§ 281-48 Monuments.

§ 281-49 Sewage treatment and disposal.

§ 281-50 Water supply.

§ 281-51 Other utilities.

§ 281-52 Recreational and open space land.

§ 281-53 Easements.

§ 281-54 Stormwater management.

§ 281-55 Natural features conservation.

§ 281-56 Landscaping.

Article VII Mobile Home Parks

§ 281-57 Definitions.

§ 281-58 Application procedure.

§ 281-59 Density, dimensional and general design standards.

§ 281-60 Street system.

§ 281-61 Off-street parking areas and walkways.

§ 281-62 Stormwater management.

§ 281-63 Water supply.

§ 281-64 Sewage treatment and disposal.

§ 281-65 Utility distribution system.

§ 281-66 Common open space areas.

§ 281-67 Buffering, screening and landscaping.

§ 281-68 Service buildings and facilities.

§ 281-69 Fuel supply and storage.

§ 281-70 Electrical distribution system.

§ 281-71 Fire protection.

§ 281-72 Solid waste collection and disposal.

§ 281-73 Miscellaneous structural requirements.

§ 281-74 Recreational vehicles.

§ 281-75 Permits, licenses and inspections.

§ 281-76 Maintenance.

Article VIII Construction and Acceptance of Improvements

§ 281-77 Construction required.

§ 281-78 Inspections.

§ 281-79 Release from performance guarantee.

§ 281-80 As-built plans.

§ 281-81 Dedication and acceptance of public improvements.

§ 281-82 Maintenance guarantee.

Article IX Administration

§ 281-83 Relief from undue hardship or provision of equal or better alternatives.

§ 281-84 Records.

§ 281-85 Fees and costs.

§ 281-86 Enforcement.

§ 281-87 Violations and penalties.

§ 281-88 Appeals.

§ 281-89 Revision and amendment.