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Proposed SALDO hearing

NOTICE is hereby given that the Board of Supervisors of London Britain Township will hold a public hearing and meeting on Monday December 19, 2022 at 7:00 PM immediately following a budget hearing in the meeting room of the London Britain Township Building, 81 Good Hope Road, Landenberg, PA 19350 to consider and possibly pass and enact a proposed Ordinance enacting the London Britain Township Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance of 2022. The full text of the proposed Ordinance is available for public inspection and may be examined without charge or obtained for a charge not greater than the cost thereof by scheduling an appointment during regular business hours, Monday through Thursday, 9:30 AM to 12:00 PM, except legal holidays, at the London Britain Township Building at the above address. Please call the Township at 610-255-0388 to schedule an appointment. Following is the title and a brief summary of the provisions of the proposed Ordinance. TITLE OF THE ORDINANCE - AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LONDON BRITAIN CHESTER COUNTY, PENNSYLVANIA, ENACTING THE LONDON BRITAIN TOWNSHIP SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE OF 2022 SUMMARY OF ORDINANCE: The Ordinance comprehensively regulates the subdivision and development of real property located in London Britain Township. Following is a summary of the Table of Contents of the Ordinance which sets forth the subjects of the Ordinance and regulations: GENERAL PROVISIONS - Short Title and Effective Date, Purpose, Interpretation, Authority and Control, Jurisdiction, Validity and Severability, Repealer; DEFINITIONS - Interpretation of Terms, Definitions; PLAN PROCESSING PROCEDURES - General Procedures and Plan Classification, Pre-application Planning and Design Procedures, Sketch Plans, Preliminary Subdivision and Land Development Plans, Final Subdivision and Land Development Plans, Revision or Resubdivision, As-Built Plan, Selling of Lots, Occupancy Permits, Immunity to Ordinance Changes; ARTICLE IV - PLAN CONTENT REQUIREMENTS - Purposes and Applicability, Existing Resources and Site Analysis Plan, Sketch Plan, Preliminary Subdivision Plan, Final Plan; ARTICLE V - DEVELOPMENT DESIGN STANDARDS – General, Survey Monuments and Markers,Street System, Single Access Streets/Cul-de-sac, Street Width, Street Grades, Street Alignment, Street Intersections, Acceleration, Deceleration and Turning Lanes, Curbs, Street Construction, Private Streets, Driveways, Lots, Blocks, Sanitary Sewers, Water Supply, Stormwater Management, Floodplain Management, Sidewalks, Trails, Riparian Buffer Protection Standards, Screening, Landscaping and Required Preservation, Access and Traffic Control, Parking Areas, Protection of Topsoil;

ARTICLE VI - CONSTRUCTION AND ACCEPTANCE OF PUBLIC IMPROVEMENTS - Construction Required, Inspections, Release from Improvement Guarantee or Bond, As-Built Plans,

Dedication and Acceptance of Public Improvements, Maintenance Guarantee; ARTICLE VII - RESOURCE CONSERVATION AND GREENSPACE LAND DELINEATION STANDARDS

Resource Conservation Purposes and Intent, Standards for Resource Conservation, Delineation and Set-Aside of Greenspace Lands, Design Standards for Greenspace Lands, Public Dedication of Greenspace Land; ARTICLE VIII - SUPPLEMENTAL DESIGN STANDARDS FOR OPTION 5 and 6: HAMLETS AND VILLAGES – Purposes, Applicability, Supporting Studies and Plans, Site Design and Building Location and Design, Streets and Streetscape Design, Modifications of Hamlet and Village Design Standards, Illustrated Design Guidelines; ARTICLE IX - ADMINISTRATION - Relief from Hardship,

Revision and Amendment, Inspections, Penalties, Remedies, Enactment.

The Ordinance repeals the London Britain Township Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance of 1981, as amended. The Ordinance is effective five days from the date of enactment. If any person who wishes to attend the hearing and meeting has a disability and/or requires an auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodation to observe or participate in the proceedings, he or she should contact Carolyn Matalon, Township Secretary at 610-255-0388 to discuss how those needs may be accommodated.

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