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The Zoning Resolution and other documents that appear may not reflect the most current legislation adopted by the township. The Zoning Resolution is provided for informational purposes only and should not be relied upon as the definitive authority for local legislation. Additionally, the formatting and pagination of the posted documents may vary from the formatting and pagination of the official copy. The official printed copy of the Zoning Resolution should be consulted prior to any action being taken. For further information regarding the official version of any portion of the Zoning Resolution, please contact Amherst Township Zoning Inspector directly.

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AMHERST TOWNSHIP ZONING RESOLUTION

TABLE OF CONTENTS

INTRODUCTION

ARTICLE 100 TITLE, PURPOSE, INTERPRETATION

Article 200 DEFINITIONS

Article 300 GENERAL PROVISIONS

Article 400 NONCONFORMING USES, BUILDINGS, LOTS AND STRUCTURES

ARTICLE 500 DISTRICTS AND THEIR BOUNDARIES

ARTICLE 600 SINGLE-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL DISTRICT REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 700 MULTI-FAMILY RESIDENTIAL REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 900 CONSERVATION DEVELOPMENT REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 1000 BUSINESS DISTRICT REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 1100 MIXED-USE DISTRICT REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 1150 MIXED-USE OVERLAY DISTRICT REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 1200 PLANNED DEVELOPMENT DISTRICT

ARTICLE 1300 INDUSTRIAL DISTRICT REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 1400 FLOODPLAIN ZONE REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 1500 CONDITIONAL USE REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 1600 SIGN REGULATIONS

ARTICLE 1700 OFF-STREET PARKING AND LOADING FACILITIES

ARTICLE 1800 LANDSCAPING, BUFFERING AND SCREENING REQUIREMENTS

ARTICLE 1900 WIRELESS TELECOMMUNICATION TOWER REGULATIONS 

ARTICLE 2000 ADMINISTRATIVE AUTHORITY

ARTICLE 2100 ZONING PERMITS

ARTICLE 2200 SITE PLAN AND DESIGN REVIEW

ARTICLE 2300 CONDITIONAL USE CERTIFICATES

ARTICLE 2400 APPEALS AND VARIANCES

ARTICLE 2500 AMENDMENTS

ARTICLE 2600 ENFORCEMENT AND PENALTY

ARTICLE 2700 PONDS

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