[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of West Donegal 4-29-2010 by Ord. No. 184-2010. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code ("MPC") authorizes the Board of Supervisors to adopt an Official Map for the Township-designated areas reserved for future streets, parks and open spaces, and other municipal facilities. In accordance with Article IV of the MPC, the Township enacted Ordinance No. 139-02, adopting an Official Map. Ordinance No. 139-02 was recorded at Document No. 5113546 in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds in and for Lancaster County, Pennsylvania. The West Donegal Township Official Map was recorded at Subdivision Plan Book J-214, Page 90, in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds in and for Lancaster County, Pennsylvania.
Editor's Note: See 53 P.S. § 10101 et seq.
West Donegal Township, together with Elizabethtown Borough, Conoy Township, and Mount Joy Township have undertaken the preparation of the Regional Strategic Plan for Elizabethtown Borough and the Townships of Conoy, Mount Joy, and West Donegal (the "Regional Plan"). The Regional Plan includes recommended changes to the West Donegal Township Official Map. In accordance with such recommendations, the Board of Supervisors has prepared a revision to the West Donegal Township Official Map and has solicited the reviews of the Township Planning Commission, Lancaster County Planning Commission, and adjoining municipalities into which road improvements will extend as shown on the proposed Official Map. The Board of Supervisors has further held a public hearing on the revision to the West Donegal Township Official Map in accordance with the requirements of Article IV of the MPC.
The Board of Supervisors of the Township of West Donegal hereby adopts that map entitled "West Donegal Township Official Map Recreational Facilities and Transportation Facilities," prepared by Traffic Planning and Design, Inc., dated March 2010, attached hereto and incorporated herein, as the Official Map of West Donegal Township.
Editor's Note: The Official Map is on file in the Township office.
The proper officials of the Township are authorized to take all steps necessary to record the Official Map in the Office of the Recorder of Deeds in and for Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, as required by Section 402(c) of the MPC. The proper officials of the Township are further authorized to transmit certified copies of the Official Map to those entities required to be provided with copies by the MPC.
Editor's Note: See 53 P.S. § 10402(c).
The provisions of Article IV of the Pennsylvania Municipalities Planning Code, as amended, are hereby incorporated by reference to govern the effect of the adoption of the Official Map, issuance of permits and approvals for land reserved on the Official Map, and all other matters relating to the Official Map.