Township of Galloway, NJ
Atlantic County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Galloway 8-24-1993 by Ord. No. 1134. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 153.
Land management — See Ch. 233.
[Amended 9-12-1995 by Ord. No. 1219]
A. 
The finished floor elevations of single-family homes shall be not less than one foot higher than the crown of the particular roadway or roadways abutting the property. Should there be more than one roadway abutting the property, then the elevation shall be not less than one foot higher than the highest crown.
B. 
Single-family homes constructed at least 200 feet from the edge of roads and those constructed on flag lots shall be exempted from being one foot higher than the crown of the particular roadway(s) abutting the property.
[Amended 9-12-1995 by Ord. No. 1219]
In the event that the finished floor elevations are not equal to or more than one foot higher than the crown of the abutting road, then a grading and stormwater management plan must be submitted, reviewed and approved by the Township Construction Official or Township Engineer.
The failure to comply with the provisions of this chapter may result in a stop-work notice being issued, a revocation of a building permit, and/or an order requiring partial or completed construction to be removed.