[Adopted 2-23-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-5]
The Land Use, Development and Zoning Ordinance of the Township of Waterford, adopted August 13, 1997 by Ordinance No. 97-14, as amended, as revised and codified by General Code and numbered as Chapter 176, is hereby approved, adopted, ordained and enacted as the Land Use, Development and Zoning Ordinance of the Township of Waterford.
In compiling and preparing the Land Use, Development and Zoning legislation for adoption and revision as part of the Code pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:49-4, certain grammatical changes and other minor changes were made in one or more of said ordinances. It is the intention of the Township Committee that all such changes be adopted as part of the Code as if the ordinances so changed had been previously formally amended to read as such.
In addition, the following changes, amendments or revisions are made herewith, to become effective upon the effective date of this ordinance as set forth in Schedule A attached hereto and made a part hereof (chapter and section number references are to the Ordinances as they have been renumbered and appear in the Code).
Editor's Note: In accordance with § 1-20B, the parts and sections that were added, amended, adopted or deleted by this ordinance are indicated throughout the chapter by a footnote referring to Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article III. During routine supplementation, footnotes indicating amendments, additions or deletions will be replaced with the following history: [Amended (added, deleted) 2-23-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-5]. Schedule A, which contains a complete description of all changes, is on file in the Township offices.
Nomenclature changes: Throughout Chapter 176, Land Use, Development and Zoning, the following nomenclature changes have been made:
Throughout the Code, statutory references have been updated or revised to the current citation. Consolidated (N.J.S.A.) references have been added to unconsolidated (P.L.) where appropriate.
All ordinances or parts of ordinances which are inconsistent herewith are repealed to the extent of such inconsistencies.
If any section, subsection, sentence, clause or phrase of this ordinance is for any reason held to be unconstitutional or invalid, such decision shall not affect the remaining portions of this ordinance.
Copies of Chapter 176, Land Use, Development and Zoning, shall be placed on file for public examination and acquisition at the Township Clerk's Office during regular business hours, and, upon final passage of Chapter 176, Land Use, Development and Zoning, copies shall be made available to the public.