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Code of Ordinances

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Ordinances are the local laws and regulations that govern the operations of North Whitehall Township. The Township is currently in the process of codifying all the stand alone ordinances into a comprehensive easily researchable directory. This process removes old ordinances that have been eliminated by the Board of Supervisors. Ordinances are sometimes no longer relevant or are in violation of newly created or modified state or federal laws.

In addition, older ordinances that have been modified or revised by the Board of Supervisors over the years are eliminated and shown as footnotes to the most current version of the ordinances. A good example of this is the Burning Ordinance. The original burning ordinance was enacted in 1968. Since that time the burning ordinance was amended 5 different times to the current version adopted in 2008. Using a codified ordinance directory eliminates mistakenly referring to old versions of an ordinance with the same title.

Some of the most commonly viewed ordinances are referenced below.

  • 2002 Zoning Ordinance
  • 2004-05 Parking of Vehicles during a snow event and placement of snow on roadways
  • 2004-06 Liability of mailboxes, posts, grass in right of way
  • 2007-08 Stormwater Management
  • 2007-08 Stormwater Management Maps
  • 2008-01 Solid Waste
  • 2008-02 Open Burning
  • 2009-04 Regulations regarding the operation of certain engine powered vehicles.
  • 2010-02 Regulations pertaining to private property maintenance
  • 2012-01 Sidewalk maintenance, cleaning and snow removal
  • 2020-01 Additional rules for the use of park and recreation areas including accessible play equipment and dog park rules
  • 2021-01 Amending the Active Adult Residential Community (AARC) provisions
  • 2021-02 Amending the Open Burning ordinance
  • 2021-03 Amending the notification requirements of the Subdivision and Land Development ordinance
  • 2021-04 Amending certain warehouse provisions of the zoning ordinance
  • 2021-06 Adding Agritainment and Agritourism provisions of the zoning ordinance

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