Town of Bar Harbor, ME
Hancock County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Meeting of the Town of Bar Harbor 6-12-1990. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Planning Board — See Ch. 31, Art. I.
Board of Appeals — See Ch. 31, Art. II.
Building construction — See Ch. 36.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 85.
Floodplain management — See Ch. 90.
Table 1 Table 2 Table 3 Appendix A, Historic Properties in Design Review Overlay District Appendix B, Locally Significant Properties in Design Review Overlay District Key to Appendix C, Table of Permitted Uses Appendix C, Table of Permitted Uses
Article I General Provisions

§ 125-1 Title.

§ 125-2 Authority.

§ 125-3 Purpose.

§ 125-4 Applicability.

§ 125-5 Severability.

§ 125-6 Conflicting ordinances or laws.

§ 125-7 Omitted uses prohibited.

§ 125-8 When effective; filing; repealer.

§ 125-9 Amendment.

§ 125-10 Availability.

Article II Establishment of Districts

§ 125-11 Policy statements for establishing districts.

§ 125-12 Neighborhood districts.

§ 125-13 Official Neighborhood Districts Map.

§ 125-14 Interpretation of district boundaries.

§ 125-15 Division of lots by district boundaries.

Article III Land Use Activities and Standards

§ 125-16 General.

§ 125-17 Bar Harbor Gateway.

§ 125-18 Village Historic.

§ 125-19 Mount Desert Street Corridor District.

§ 125-20 Village Residential.

§ 125-21 Downtown Village I.

§ 125-21.1 Downtown Village II.

§ 125-21.2 Downtown Village Transitional.

§ 125-22 Downtown Residential.

§ 125-23 Emery District.

§ 125-24 Hulls Cove Business.

§ 125-25 (Reserved)

§ 125-26 Hulls Cove Residential Corridor.

§ 125-27 Hulls Cove Rural.

§ 125-28 Indian Point Residential.

§ 125-29 Indian Point Rural.

§ 125-30 Industrial.

§ 125-31 Ireson Hill Corridor.

§ 125-32 Ireson Hill Residential.

§ 125-33 McFarland Hill Residential.

§ 125-34 McFarland Hill Rural.

§ 125-35 Otter Creek.

§ 125-36 Resource Protection.

§ 125-37 Salisbury Cove Corridor.

§ 125-38 Salisbury Cove Residential.

§ 125-39 Salisbury Cove Rural.

§ 125-40 Salisbury Cove Village.

§ 125-41 Schooner Head.

§ 125-42 Scientific Research for Eleemosynary Purposes.

§ 125-43 Town Hill Business.

§ 125-44 Town Hill Residential Corridor.

§ 125-45 Town Hill Residential.

§ 125-46 Town Hill Rural.

§ 125-47 Shoreland General Development I.

§ 125-48 Shoreland Limited Residential.

§ 125-49 Shoreland General Development II (Hulls Cove).

§ 125-49.1 Shoreland General Development III.

§ 125-49.2 Shoreland General Development IV.

§ 125-49.3 Shoreland Maritime Activities District.

§ 125-50 Stream Protection.

§ 125-51 Marine Research.

§ 125-51.1 Educational Institution.

Article IV Nonconformity

§ 125-52 Defined.

§ 125-53 General policies.

§ 125-54 Nonconforming uses of land or structures.

§ 125-55 Nonconforming structures.

§ 125-56 Nonconforming lots.

Article V Site Plan Review

§ 125-57 Purpose.

§ 125-58 Site plan review required.

§ 125-59 Site plan review not required.

§ 125-60 Prohibition.

§ 125-61 Review procedure.

§ 125-62 Standard conditions.

§ 125-63 Waiver of submissions.

§ 125-64 Modification of standards.

§ 125-65 Fees.

§ 125-66 Submission requirements.

§ 125-67 General review standards.

§ 125-68 Shoreland standards.

§ 125-69 Standards for particular uses, structures or activities.

Article VI Subdivision Review

§ 125-70 Applicability of site plan provisions.

§ 125-71 Prohibitions.

§ 125-72 Preapplication sketch plan.

§ 125-73 Site inspection.

§ 125-74 Review of subdivision application.

§ 125-75 Approval and recording.

§ 125-76 Revision of subdivision.

Article VII Permits

§ 125-77 Permit required for certain activities.

§ 125-78 Prohibitions.

§ 125-79 Procedure.

§ 125-80 Certificate of occupancy.

Article VIII Standard Conditions

§ 125-81 Applicability.

§ 125-82 Performance guarantees.

§ 125-83 Site conditions.

§ 125-84 Acceptance not implied.

§ 125-85 Sale of lots.

§ 125-86 Public utilities.

§ 125-87 Maintenance.

§ 125-88 Modifications.

§ 125-89 Inspection.

§ 125-90 Time frames for completion.

§ 125-91 Construction standards.

§ 125-92 Transferability.

Article IX Performance Guarantees

§ 125-93 Required improvements.

§ 125-94 Contents of guarantee.

§ 125-95 Types of guarantees.

§ 125-96 Release of guarantee.

§ 125-97 Default.

§ 125-98 Plant maintenance guarantees.

Article X Enforcement

§ 125-99 Violation deemed a nuisance.

§ 125-100 Code Enforcement Officer.

§ 125-101 Proceedings; violations and penalties.

Article XI Appeals and Variances

§ 125-102 Variances.

§ 125-103 Administrative appeals.

§ 125-104 Proceedings to be recorded.

§ 125-105 Failure to act.

§ 125-106 Reconsideration.

§ 125-107 Appeal to Superior Court.

Article XII Construction and Definitions

§ 125-108 Construction of language.

§ 125-109 Definitions.

Article XIII Design Review

§ 125-110 Purpose of design review.

§ 125-111 Design Review Board.

§ 125-112 Applicability of design review.

§ 125-113 Application and review procedures.

§ 125-114 Design review standards.