Ordinances

Ordinances

To view the Code of Ordinances online, click here.

Amendments to the following articles of the zoning ordinance have been adopted:

Zoning Ordinance / Map

The Zoning Ordinance contains various regulations relative to land development within the Township and is crafted to regulate the intensity of land development, to ensure compatibility among land uses and to promote orderly and consistent development practices. A companion to the zoning ordinance, the zoning map, divides the Township into residential and non-residential zoning districts. Each district lists permitted and special uses.

In addition, the zoning ordinance contains various regulations to promote health, safety and enhance the visual characteristics of the community such as landscaping, woodland replacement, lighting, driveway spacing, setbacks and parking requirements.

  • The zoning ordinance is contained within the Township’s Code of Ordinances as chapter 170.
  • A hardcopy or CD version of the ordinance can be purchased in the planning department for $25.
    Zoning Map (364KB)

Sign Ordinance

The sign ordinance establishes standards regarding size, placement, construction materials and illumination for signs along roadway corridors within the township. The sign district map is available by clicking the link below. The intent of the sign standards is to provide advertising opportunities while at the same time creating signs that are consistent and harmonious with their surroundings.

The sign ordinance is contained within the Township’s Code of Ordinances.

Sign Districts Map