Township of Lower Salford, PA
Montgomery County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Lower Salford 9-7-1988 by Ord. No. 88-6. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Commission — See Ch. 31.
Indian Valley Regional Planning Commission — See Ch. 32.
Building construction — See Ch. 58.
Fees — See Ch. 84.
House and building numbers — See Ch. 100.
One- and two-family dwellings — See Ch. 115.
Sewers — See Ch. 135.
Streetlighting districts — See Ch. 139
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 140.
Zoning — See Ch. 164.
142a Figure IV Ultimate Right-of-Way 142b Figure IV-2 142c Table of Intensity of Req. Property Line Buffers 142d Table of Req. Site Element Screens 142e Appendix A 142f Appendix B
Article I General Provisions

§ 142-1 Title.

§ 142-2 Statutory authority.

§ 142-3 Contents.

§ 142-4 Purposes.

§ 142-5 Interpretation; conflict with other provisions.

§ 142-6 Compliance required; construal of provisions.

Article II Definitions and Word Usage

§ 142-7 Word usage.

§ 142-8 Definitions.

Article III Plan Submission and Review

§ 142-9 Applicability.

§ 142-10 Types of plans.

§ 142-11 Tentative sketch plan requirements.

§ 142-12 Tentative sketch plan submission and review procedure.

§ 142-13 Preliminary plan requirements.

§ 142-14 Preliminary plan submission and review procedure.

§ 142-15 Final plan requirements.

§ 142-16 Final plan submission and review procedure.

§ 142-17 Recording of final plan.

§ 142-18 Minor plan submission requirements and review procedure.

Article IV Design Standards

§ 142-19 General standards.

§ 142-20 Waivers.

§ 142-21 General requirements for new and existing streets.

§ 142-22 Street classifications.

§ 142-23 Street regulations.

§ 142-24 Street alignment.

§ 142-25 Street intersection design.

§ 142-26 Street intersection spacing.

§ 142-27 Single-access streets.

§ 142-28 Clear sight triangles.

§ 142-29 Driveway review and approval.

§ 142-30 Driveway intersections with streets.

§ 142-31 Parking and related internal driveways.

§ 142-32 Driveways within sites proposed for development.

§ 142-32.1 Common roadways/alleys within sites proposed for neighborhood development.

§ 142-33 Parking space dimensions.

§ 142-34 Rear lots.

§ 142-35 Additional regulations for floodplain areas.

§ 142-36 Blocks.

§ 142-37 Lots.

§ 142-38 Grading.

§ 142-39 Compliance with engineering standards.

§ 142-40 Private rural lanes.

§ 142-41 Sidewalks, curbs, storm sewers and bicycle trails.

§ 142-42 Landscape regulations.

§ 142-43 List of acceptable plant materials.

§ 142-44 Preservation of natural or historic features.

§ 142-45 Site stabilization.

§ 142-46 Protection of preserved features.

§ 142-47 Open space areas and community assets.

§ 142-47.1 Recreation impact fees.

§ 142-48 Proposals with existing buildings.

Article V Improvement Construction Requirements

§ 142-49 Applicability.

§ 142-50 Completion of improvements or guaranty required.

§ 142-51 Financial security.

§ 142-52 Release of liability.

§ 142-53 Inspections.

§ 142-54 Off-site improvements.

§ 142-55 Conditions of acceptance.

§ 142-56 Guaranty of completed improvements.

§ 142-57 Private maintenance of improvements.

Article VI Mobile Home Regulations

§ 142-58 Applicability.

§ 142-59 Site design.

§ 142-60 Common open space.

§ 142-61 Common elements.

§ 142-62 Utilities.

§ 142-63 Permits, licenses, fees and inspections.

§ 142-64 Additional requirements.

Article VII Administration

§ 142-65 General administration.

§ 142-66 Records.

§ 142-67 Fees and costs.

§ 142-68 Violations and penalties.

§ 142-69 Amendments.

§ 142-70 Referral to Planning Commission.

Article VIII Traffic Impact Fees

§ 142-71 Title.

§ 142-72 Purpose.

§ 142-73 Conditions and standards for imposition of traffic impact fees.

§ 142-74 Definitions.

§ 142-75 Use of funds collected.

§ 142-76 Special traffic impact studies.

§ 142-77 Payment of fee required prior to issuance of building permit.

§ 142-78 Calculation of fees.

§ 142-79 Establishment of transportation service area.

§ 142-80 Establishment of impact fees.

§ 142-81 Nonbinding estimates.

§ 142-82 Administration of fees.

§ 142-83 Payment of fee.

§ 142-84 Credit.

§ 142-85 Refunds.

§ 142-86 Effect of fee on zoning and subdivision regulations.

§ 142-87 Fee as additional requirement; payment for improvements in excess of amount estimated.

§ 142-88 Effective date; retroactive application.

§ 142-89 Liberal construction.

§ 142-90 (Reserved)

§ 142-91 (Reserved)

§ 142-92 (Reserved)

Article IX Stormwater Management

§ 142-93 Statement of findings.

§ 142-94 Purpose.

§ 142-95 Statutory authority.

§ 142-96 Applicability.

§ 142-97 Compatibility with other requirements.

§ 142-98 Definitions.

§ 142-99 General requirements.

§ 142-100 Permit requirements by other government entities.

§ 142-101 Erosion and sediment control during regulated earth disturbance activities.

§ 142-102 Water quality requirements after regulated earth disturbance activities are complete.

§ 142-103 General requirements for stormwater BMP operations and maintenance plan.

§ 142-104 Responsibilities for operations and maintenance of BMPs.

§ 142-105 Township review of BMP operations and maintenance plan.

§ 142-106 Adherence to approved BMP operations and maintenance plan.

§ 142-107 Operations and maintenance agreement for privately owned stormwater BMPs.

§ 142-108 Stormwater management easements.

§ 142-109 Recording of approved BMP operations and maintenance plan and related agreements.

§ 142-110 Stormwater BMP Operation and Maintenance Fund.

§ 142-111 Inspections.

§ 142-112 Right of entry.

§ 142-113 Fees.

§ 142-114 Expenses covered by fees.

§ 142-115 Prohibited discharges.

§ 142-116 Prohibited connections.

§ 142-117 Roof drains.

§ 142-118 Alteration of BMPs.

§ 142-119 Public nuisance.

§ 142-120 Enforcement.

§ 142-121 Suspension and revocation of permits and approvals.

§ 142-122 Violations and penalties.

§ 142-123 Appeals.

Article X East Branch Perkiomen Creek Watershed Management Plan

§ 142-124 Adoption of stormwater management plan prepared by the Bucks County Planning Commission.

Article XI MU Mixed-Use District Design Requirements

§ 142-125 Nonresidential/mixed-use building bonus design requirements.

§ 142-126 Overall layout.

§ 142-127 Corporate office building bonus design requirements.

§ 142-128 Parking design standards.

§ 142-129 Access and circulation design standards.

§ 142-130 Central green design standards.

§ 142-131 Open space design standards.

§ 142-132 Sidewalk, lighting and trash disposal design standards.

§ 142-133 Village house design standards.

§ 142-134 Lot line home design standards.

§ 142-135 Twin lot design standards.

§ 142-136 Landscape buffer standards.

Article XII Traffic Impact Studies

§ 142-137 Purpose.

§ 142-138 Applicability.

§ 142-139 Study waiver.

§ 142-140 Joint studies.

§ 142-141 Preparation.

§ 142-142 Review.

§ 142-143 Time of submission.

§ 142-144 Definitions.

§ 142-145 Scope of study area.

§ 142-146 Voluntary traffic impact study.

§ 142-147 PennDOT Traffic Impact Study.

§ 142-148 Contents of traffic impact study.