Town of Orange, CT
New Haven County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Plan and Zoning Commission of the Town of Orange 8-25-1971, as last amended 6-21-2000. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Adult-oriented establishments — See Ch. 160.
Building construction — See Ch. 183.
Citations — See Ch. 195.
Flood damage prevention — See Ch. 223.
Land use applications — See Ch. 270.
Inland wetlands and water courses regulations — See Ch. 381.
Subdivision regulations — See Ch. 382.
Attachment 1 - TABLE OF ZONING AMENDMENTS Attachment 2 - Planned Residential Development Attachment 3 - Zoning Map
Article I General Provisions and Administration

§ 383-1 Jurisdiction.

§ 383-2 Certificate of zoning compliance.

§ 383-3 Zoning Enforcement Officer.

§ 383-4 Application for certificate of zoning compliance.

§ 383-5 Special plans.

§ 383-6 Fees.

§ 383-7 Referrals.

§ 383-8 Approval and issuance of certificate of zoning compliance.

§ 383-9 Inspections.

§ 383-10 Orders.

§ 383-11 Records.

§ 383-11.1 Performance bonds.

§ 383-12 Zoning Board of Appeals.

§ 383-13 Nonconformity.

§ 383-14 Definitions.

§ 383-15 Enumeration of districts.

§ 383-16 Zoning Map.

§ 383-17 Interpretation of Map.

§ 383-18 Extension of use.

§ 383-19 Permitted uses.

Article II Area, Location and Bulk Standards

§ 383-20 General.

§ 383-21 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-22 Height restrictions.

§ 383-23 Setbacks.

§ 383-24 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-25 (Reserved)

Article III Residence District

§ 383-26 Permitted uses.

§ 383-27 Special uses.

§ 383-28 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-29 Height.

§ 383-30 Setbacks.

§ 383-31 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-32 (Reserved)

Article IV Local Shopping Center (LSC) District

§ 383-33 Permitted uses.

§ 383-34 Special uses.

§ 383-35 Prohibited uses.

§ 383-36 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-37 Height.

§ 383-38 Setbacks.

§ 383-39 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-40 Site plan.

Article V Commercial C-1 District

§ 383-41 Permitted uses.

§ 383-42 Special uses.

§ 383-43 Prohibited uses.

§ 383-44 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-45 Height.

§ 383-46 Setbacks.

§ 383-47 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-48 Site plan.

Article VI Commercial C-2 District

§ 383-49 Permitted uses.

§ 383-50 Special uses.

§ 383-51 Prohibited uses.

§ 383-52 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-53 Height.

§ 383-54 Setbacks.

§ 383-55 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-56 Site plan.

Article VII Light Industrial District #1

§ 383-57 Permitted uses.

§ 383-58 Special uses.

§ 383-59 Prohibited uses.

§ 383-60 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-61 Height.

§ 383-62 Setbacks.

§ 383-63 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-64 Site plan.

Article VIII Light Industrial District #2

§ 383-65 Permitted uses.

§ 383-66 Special uses.

§ 383-67 Prohibited uses.

§ 383-68 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-69 Height.

§ 383-70 Setbacks.

§ 383-71 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-72 Site plan.

Article IX Light Industrial District #5

§ 383-73 Purpose.

§ 383-74 Permitted uses.

§ 383-75 Special uses.

§ 383-76 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-77 Height and building coverage.

§ 383-78 Setbacks.

§ 383-78.1 Additional regulations.

§ 383-79 Site plan.

Article X Business Office Park District

§ 383-80 Permitted uses.

§ 383-81 Special uses.

§ 383-82 Prohibited uses.

§ 383-83 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-84 Height.

§ 383-85 Setbacks.

§ 383-86 Building and bulk coverage.

§ 383-87 Site plan.

Article XI Light Industrial District #3

§ 383-88 Purpose of district.

§ 383-89 Permitted uses.

§ 383-90 Special uses.

§ 383-91 Prohibited uses.

§ 383-92 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-93 Height.

§ 383-94 Setbacks.

§ 383-95 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-96 Site plan.

Article XIA Light Industrial District #4

§ 383-96.1 Permitted uses.

§ 383-96.2 Special uses.

§ 383-96.3 Prohibited uses.

§ 383-96.4 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-96.5 Height.

§ 383-96.6 Setbacks.

§ 383-96.7 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-96.8 Site plan.

§ 383-96.9 Off-street parking and loading spaces.

Article XIB Office Park District

§ 383-96.10 Permitted uses.

§ 383-96.11 Special uses.

§ 383-96.12 Lot area, shape and frontage.

§ 383-96.13 Height.

§ 383-96.14 Setbacks.

§ 383-96.15 Building bulk and coverage.

§ 383-96.16 Prohibited uses.

Article XII Planned Residential Development (PRD) Regulations

§ 383-97 Purpose.

§ 383-98 Qualifying standards.

§ 383-99 Allowed PRD uses.

§ 383-100 Limitations on parcel size and number of PRD units to be authorized.

§ 383-101 Planning and design standards.

§ 383-102 Building standards.

§ 383-103 Parking requirements.

§ 383-104 Landscaping and open space requirements.

§ 383-105 Affordable housing definition and eligibility.

§ 383-106 Procedure for considering planned residential development proposals.

§ 383-107 Initial residential plan (IRP) submission.

§ 383-108 Findings required for approval of initial or final residential plans.

§ 383-109 Final residential plan (FRP) submission.

§ 383-110 Planned residential development completion time requirements.

§ 383-111 Requirements for maintenance of common land and facilities.

§ 383-112 Street standards.

§ 383-113 Affordable housing and age 62 or older housing resale restrictions.

§ 383-114 Contract requirements with the Town of Orange.

§ 383-115 Moratorium.

Article XIII Site Plans

§ 383-116 General.

§ 383-117 Application.

§ 383-118 Procedure.

§ 383-119 Standards.

§ 383-120 Compliance with regulations.

§ 383-121 Outdoor storage and outdoor displays.

§ 383-122 Parking and loading.

§ 383-123 Landscaping.

§ 383-123.1 Lighting.

§ 383-124 Building and paving.

§ 383-125 Underground utilities.

§ 383-126 Soil erosion and sediment control.

§ 383-127 Neighborhood.

§ 383-128 Plan of conservation and development.

§ 383-129 Completion.

§ 383-130 Bond.

Article XIV Special Uses

§ 383-131 General.

§ 383-132 Purpose.

§ 383-133 Application.

§ 383-134 Procedure.

§ 383-135 Approval.

§ 383-136 General considerations.

§ 383-137 General standards.

§ 383-138 Special standards for Office Park District.

§ 383-139 Special standards for equestrian clubs in Residence Districts.

§ 383-140 Special standards for conversion of single-family dwellings to accommodate elderly housing.

§ 383-141 Special standards for drive-through service window and ATMs.

§ 383-142 Special standards for public sale and/or processing of agricultural products.

§ 383-143 Special standards for convenience marts, gasoline pumps, and/or the sale of gasoline.

§ 383-143.1 Special standards for gasoline pumps and/or sale of gasoline as accessory use.

§ 383-143.2 Special standards for indoor recreational facilities in Light Industrial District #2.

§ 383-143.3 Special standards for Active Adult Community (AAC) age-restricted housing and associated uses and features in the Residential RES District.

§ 383-143.4 Special standards for outdoor restaurant seating.

§ 383-143.5 Special standards for carhop restaurant service.

Article XV Adult Use Establishments

§ 383-144 Purpose and findings.

§ 383-145 Definitions.

§ 383-146 Regulated uses.

§ 383-146.1 Zoning districts.

§ 383-146.2 Required layout.

§ 383-147 Exterior display.

§ 383-148 Registration.

§ 383-148.1 Severability.

Article XVI Wireless Telecommunication Sites, Facilities and Services

§ 383-149 General provisions.

§ 383-150 Statement of purpose.

§ 383-151 Definitions.

§ 383-152 Permitted uses.

§ 383-153 Special use permit.

§ 383-154 Location preferences.

§ 383-155 Site plan application requirements.

§ 383-156 Special permit application requirements.

§ 383-157 Bulk requirements for location in Residence District.

§ 383-158 Bulk requirements for location in nonresidential districts.

§ 383-159 General requirements.

§ 383-160 Additional location approval criteria.

§ 383-161 Abandonment.

§ 383-162 Municipal co-application.

Article XVII Performance Standards

§ 383-163 General.

§ 383-164 Air pollution.

§ 383-165 Noise.

§ 383-166 Vibration.

§ 383-167 Lighting.

§ 383-168 Refuse and pollution.

§ 383-169 Dangerous materials.

§ 383-170 Radio interference.

§ 383-170.1 Regulation of steep slopes.

Article XVIII Off-Street Parking and Loading

§ 383-171 Purpose.

§ 383-172 Definitions.

§ 383-173 Parking requirements.

§ 383-174 Number of spaces required.

§ 383-175 Potential reduction of parking requirement.

§ 383-176 Loading spaces.

§ 383-177 Design and construction standards.

§ 383-178 Provision of trees and shrubs in parking areas.

§ 383-179 Access management.

§ 383-180 through § 383-183. (Reserved)

Article XIX Signs

§ 383-184 General.

§ 383-185 Definitions.

§ 383-186 Standards for all districts.

§ 383-187 Regulations for Residence District.

§ 383-188 Regulations for other districts.

§ 383-189 Measurements.

§ 383-190 Site plans and special exceptions.

§ 383-191 Nonconforming signs.

§ 383-192 Severability.

Article XX Earth Materials Removal and Filling

§ 383-193 General.

§ 383-194 Exemptions.

§ 383-195 Application.

§ 383-196 Procedure.

§ 383-197 Standards and conditions.

§ 383-198 Time limit.

§ 383-199 Inspection fee.

§ 383-200 Existing operations.

§ 383-201 Return of bond.

§ 383-202 Town operations.

Article XXI Soil Erosion and Sediment Control

§ 383-203 General.

§ 383-204 Definitions.

§ 383-205 Control plan.

§ 383-206 Minimum standards.

§ 383-207 Certification.

§ 383-208 Conditions.

§ 383-209 Inspection and orders.

Article XXII Administration and Enforcement

§ 383-210 Amendments.

§ 383-211 Penalties for offenses.

§ 383-212 Validity.

§ 383-213 Effective date and repeal.

Article XXIII Coastal Site Plan Review Requirements

§ 383-214 Applicability of requirements.

Article XXIV Transit Oriented Development District

§ 383-215 Purpose of district.

§ 383-216 Applicability.

§ 383-217 Permitted uses.

§ 383-218 Site design.

§ 383-219 Affordable housing requirement.

§ 383-220 Procedural requirements.

§ 383-221 Requirements for maintenance of common land and facilities.