Township of Falls, PA
Bucks County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of Falls Township 2-3-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-01.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 109.
Earth disturbance, drainage and erosion control — See Ch. 122.
Manufactured homes and communities — See Ch. 150.
Stormwater management — See Ch. 187.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 191.
Zoning — See Ch. 209.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 131, Floodplain Management, adopted 6-23-1999 by Ord. No. 99-4. This ordinance provided for an effective date of 3-16-2015.
Article I Statutory Authorization

§ 131-1 Authority.

Article II General Provisions

§ 131-2 Intent.

§ 131-3 Applicability.

§ 131-4 Abrogation and greater restrictions.

§ 131-5 Warning and disclaimer of liability.

Article III Administration

§ 131-6 Designation of Floodplain Administrator.

§ 131-7 Permits required.

§ 131-8 Duties and responsibilities of Floodplain Administrator.

§ 131-9 Application procedures and requirements.

§ 131-10 Review by County Conservation District.

§ 131-11 Review of Application by Others.

§ 131-12 Changes.

§ 131-13 Placards.

§ 131-14 Start of Construction.

§ 131-15 Enforcement.

§ 131-16 Appeals.

Article IV Identification of Floodplain Areas

§ 131-17 Identification.

§ 131-18 Description and special requirements of identified floodplain areas.

§ 131-19 Changes in identification of area.

§ 131-20 Boundary disputes.

§ 131-21 Jurisdictional boundary changes.

Article V Technical Provisions

§ 131-22 General.

§ 131-23 Elevation and floodproofing requirements.

§ 131-24 Design and construction standards.

§ 131-25 Development which may endanger human life.

§ 131-26 Special requirements for subdivisions and development.

§ 131-27 Special requirements for manufactured homes.

§ 131-28 Special requirements for recreational vehicles.

Article VI Prohibited Activities

§ 131-29 General.

Article VII Existing Structures in Identified Floodplain Areas

§ 131-30 Existing structures.

§ 131-31 Improvements.

Article VIII Variances

§ 131-32 General.

§ 131-33 Variance procedures and conditions.

Article IX Definitions

§ 131-34 General.

§ 131-35 Specific definitions.