City of Lancaster, PA
Lancaster County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Lancaster 11-24-2015 by Ord. No. 15-2015.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Bureau of Planning — See Ch. 22, Art. V.
Planning Commission — See Ch. 22, Art. VI.
Building construction and floodplain management — See Ch. 109.
Historic districts — See Ch. 155.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 262.
Zoning — See Ch. 300.
Attachment 1 - Appendix A Attachment 2 - Appendix B Preliminary Plan Attachment 3 - Appendix C Final Plan Attachment 4 - Appendix D
[1]
Editor’s Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 265, Subdivision and Land Development, adopted 9-9-1997 by Ord. No. 15-1997, as amended.
Article I General Provisions

§ 265-1 Title.

§ 265-2 Authority.

§ 265-3 Purpose.

§ 265-4 Application.

§ 265-5 Fees.

§ 265-6 Fee disputes.

§ 265-7 Consistency with Comprehensive Plan.

§ 265-8 Relationship to other laws and regulations.

§ 265-9 Repealer.

Article II Definitions

§ 265-10 Interpretation.

§ 265-11 Terms defined.

Article III Administration and modifications

§ 265-12 Modifications and waivers.

§ 265-13 Records.

§ 265-14 Amendments.

§ 265-15 Interpretation and conflict.

Article IV Pre-Application Sketch Plan

§ 265-16 Purpose.

§ 265-17 Pre-application conference.

§ 265-18 Sketch plan review by Commission.

§ 265-19 Sketch plan review requirements.

Article V No-Impact, Minor and Preliminary Plan Procedures and Requirements

§ 265-20 No-impact subdivision and land development.

§ 265-21 Minor plan submission and recording requirements.

§ 265-22 Waiver of preliminary plan filing requirements.

§ 265-23 Preliminary plan submission procedures.

§ 265-24 Sketch plan option preceding the filing of a final plan.

§ 265-25 Plan validity.

§ 265-26 Minor and preliminary plan specifications and data.

§ 265-27 Construction of improvements.

Article VI Final Plan Procedure and Requirements

§ 265-28 Unconditional plan approval preceding City permits.

§ 265-29 Final plan submission procedures.

§ 265-30 Dedication of streets and other areas for public use.

§ 265-31 Required final plan specifications and data.

§ 265-32 Construction of improvements.

Article VII Design and Improvement Standards

§ 265-33 Public streets.

§ 265-34 Access drives and driveways.

§ 265-35 Easements.

§ 265-36 Blocks.

§ 265-37 Lots.

§ 265-38 Stormwater management.

§ 265-39 Floodplain/flood-prone areas.

§ 265-40 Water distribution system.

§ 265-41 Sanitary sewers.

Article VIII Traffic and Transportation

§ 265-42 Purpose.

§ 265-43 Design standard.

§ 265-44 Levels of traffic/transportation impact study.

§ 265-45 Parking lot safety.

§ 265-46 Plan approval.

Article IX Parks and Recreational Facilities

§ 265-47 Provision of parks and recreational facilities.

§ 265-48 Plan requirements for parks and recreational facilities.

§ 265-49 Payment of fees in lieu of dedication or reservation.

Article X Improvement Construction Assurances

§ 265-50 Improvement required.

§ 265-51 Construction standards.

§ 265-52 Inspection of required public improvements.

§ 265-53 Inspection of required private improvements.

§ 265-54 Improvement construction guaranty.

§ 265-55 Inspection during construction.

§ 265-56 Dedication of improvements.

§ 265-57 Maintenance guaranty.

§ 265-58 Remedies to effect completion of improvements.

Article XI Violations and Penalties

§ 265-59 Violations and penalties.