Township Ordinances

September 11th, 2010


Zoning Map


Complete List of Ordinances



Chapter 1 – Administration and Government

  • Township Supervisors
  • Township Manager
  • Delinquent Tax Collector
  • Tilden Township Planning Commission
  • Park and Recreation Board
  • Attorney Fees
  • Local Taxpayers Bill of Rights
  • Police Pension Plan

(Chapter 2 – Alarms and Alarm Systems)

(Chapter 3 – Animals)

(Chapter 4 – Bicycles)

Chapter 5 – Buildings and Structures


Chapter 6 – Code Enforcement

  • Uniform Construction Code
  • Property Maintenance Code
  • Construction Activity

Chapter 7 – Conduct

(Chapter 8 – Curfew)

Chapter 9 – Fire Prevention and Fire Protection

  • Fire Insurance Escrow
  • Outdoor Fires

Chapter 10 – Flood Plain Management

  • General Purpose
  • Administration (permits, reviews, etx)
  • Identification of Flood Plain Areas
  • Technical Provisions
  • Activities Requiring Special Permins
  • Existing Structures in Identified Flood Plain Areas
  • Variances
  • Definitions

Chapter 11 – Franchises



Chapter 12 – Garbage, Refuse Solid Waste, and Recycling

  • Township Refuse Facility
  • Litter
  • Monitoring and Reporting for Application of Biosolids
  • Municipal Waste and Recyclable Collection

(Chapter 13 – Grading and Excavation)

Chapter 14 – Health and Safety

  • Grass and Weeds
  • Graffiti

Chapter 15 – Housing


Chapter 16 – Impact Fees


Chapter 17 – Licenses, Permits, and General Business Regulations

  • Junkyards
  • Solicitation & Peddling
  • Transient Retail Business
  • Charitable Organizations
  • Temporary Roadside Stands

Chapter 18 – Mobile Homes and Mobile Home Parks

  • Licenses
  • Fees
  • Utilitlies
  • Animals & Pets
  • Recreation Areas

Chapter 19 – Motor Vehicles and Traffic

  • General Regulations
  • Traffic Regulations
  • Parking Regulations
  • Snow and Ice Emergency Regulations
  • Vehicle Maintenance in Rights-ofWay
  • Obstruction of Streets
  • Interpretation and Appeal

Chapter 20 – Parks and Recreational Areas


(Chapter 21 – Planned Residential Development)


Chapter 22 – Plumbing


Chapter 23 – Sewers and Sewage Disposal

  • Public Sewage Disposal System
  • Fees, Charges, and Connections
  • Use of Works, Discharges, and Standards
  • Industrial Wastes
  • Charges for Industrial Waste Surcharges
  • Charges ofr Industrial Waste Cost Recovery
  • Adoption of Additional Rules and Regulations
  • Enforcement
  • Removal, Transportation, & Disposal of Domestic & Industrial Wastes
  • Civil Penalties
  • Miscellaneous
  • Grease and Oil Interceptors or Traps
  • On-Lot Sewage Disposal Sytems

(Chapter 24 – Signs and Billboards)

Chapter 25 – Stormwater Management

  • General Provisions
  • Definitions
  • Stormwater Management
  • Drainage Plan Requirements
  • Inspections
  • Fees and Expenses
  • Maintenance Responsibilities
  • Prohibitions
  • Enforcement and Penalties
  • Appendices

Chapter 26 – Streets, Sidewalks, Driveways, and Curbs

  • Permits
  • Inspections
  • Violations/Penalties

Chapter 27 – Subdivision and Land Development

  • Jurisdiction and Application
  • Procedures
  • Plan Requirements
  • Design Standards
  • Improvement Specifications
  • Mobile Home Park
  • Residential Agricultural Land Development
  • Residential Cluster Development
  • Administration and Amendment

(Chapter 28 – Swimming Pools)


Chapter 29 – Taxation, Special

  • Amusement Tax
  • Certification
  • Earned Income Tax
  • Electronic Media Filing Requirements
  • Local Services Tax
  • Per Capita Tax
  • Realty Transfer Tax
  • Street Lighting Assessment

(Chapter 30 – Trees)

(Chapter 31 – Water)

Chapter 32 – Zoning

  • Purposes, Interpretation, Definitions
  • Classification of Districts
  • Rural Residential Districts (R-1, R-2, R-3)
  • Multi-Family Residential Districts (R-4)
  • Neighborhood Commercial Districts (C-1)
  • Highway Commercial Districts (C-2)
  • Industrial Districts (L-1, L-2, L-3)
  • Open Space and Agricultural Districts
  • Flood Plain Controls
  • General Regulations
  • Performance Standards
  • Off-Street Parking and Loading
  • Signs
  • Outdoor Lighting
  • Administration
  • Zoning Hearing Board
  • Miscellaneous

Appendix

  • Administration and Government
  • Agreements
  • Bond Issues and Loans
  • Miscellaneous
  • Real Estate
  • Sewers
  • Streets and Roads
  • Taxes

Index

Key to Disposition of All Ordinances