Borough of Downingtown, PA
Chester County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Downingtown 9-6-2017 by Ord. No. 2017-05.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Stormwater management — See Ch. 245.
Water — See Ch. 281.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also provided for the repeal of former Ch. 150, Floodplain Management, adopted 5-7-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-02.
Article I Statutory Authorization

§ 150-1.01 Statutory authority.

Article II Zoning Authority and Amendment

§ 150-2.01 Zoning Ordinance amendment; title and zoning authority.

Article III General Provisions

§ 150-3.01 Intent.

§ 150-3.02 Applicability.

§ 150-3.03 Abrogation and greater restrictions.

§ 150-3.04 Severability.

§ 150-3.05 Warning and disclaimer of liability.

Article IV Administration

§ 150-4.01 Designation of Floodplain Administrator.

§ 150-4.02 Permit required.

§ 150-4.03 Duties and responsibilities of Floodplain Administrator.

§ 150-4.04 Application procedures and requirements.

§ 150-4.05 Review by County Conservation District.

§ 150-4.06 Review of application by others.

§ 150-4.07 Changes.

§ 150-4.08 Placards.

§ 150-4.09 Start of construction.

§ 150-4.10 Enforcement.

§ 150-4.11 Appeals.

Article V Identification of Floodplain Areas

§ 150-5.01 Identification of areas.

§ 150-5.02 Description and special requirements of identified floodplain areas.

§ 150-5.03 Changes in identification of area.

§ 150-5.04 Boundary disputes.

§ 150-5.05 Jurisdictional boundary changes.

Article VI Technical Provisions

§ 150-6.01 General requirements.

§ 150-6.02 Elevation and floodproofing requirements.

§ 150-6.03 Design and construction standards.

§ 150-6.04 Development which may endanger human life.

§ 150-6.05 Special requirements for subdivisions and development.

§ 150-6.06 Special requirements for manufactured homes.

§ 150-6.07 Special requirements for recreational vehicles.

Article VII Prohibited Activities

§ 150-7.01 Prohibited activities.

Article VIII Existing Structures in Identified Floodplain Areas

§ 150-8.01 Existing structures.

§ 150-8.02 Improvements.

Article IX Variances

§ 150-9.01 General provisions.

§ 150-9.02 Variance procedures and conditions.

Article X Definitions

§ 150-10.01 Interpretation.

§ 150-10.02 Specific definitions.