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BILL NO. 15-2015

AN ORDINANCE OF THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF LANCASTER AMENDING CHAPTER 265 OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF LANCASTER TO ADOPT A NEW CITY OF LANCASTER SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT ORDINANCE WHICH ESTABLISHES PROCEDURES FOR THE REVIEW AND APPROVAL OF SUBDIVISION AND LAND DEVELOPMENT PLANS, PROVIDES FOR THE MODIFICATION OF ORDINANCE PROVISIONS, INCLUDES PROVISIONS CONSISTENT WITH THE PENNSYLVANIA MUNICIPALITIES PLANNING CODE ADDRESSING APPROVAL OF PLANS AND THE RIGHTS OF APPLICANTS FOLLOWING PLAN FILING, SETS FORTH DESIGN AND IMPROVEMENT STANDARDS FOR PUBLIC AND PRIVATE IMPROVEMENTS, REQUIRES TRAFFIC, FLOODPLAIN AND OTHER IMPACT STUDIES OR REPORTS FOR DEVELOPMENTS MEETING CERTAIN THRESHOLDS, REQUIRES PARKS OR RECREATIONAL FACILITIES FOR RESIDENTIAL DEVELOPMENTS EXCEEDING A SPECIFIC THRESHOLD, REQUIRES IMPROVEMENT CONSTRUCTION ASSURANCES, PROVIDES FOR ENFORCEMENT OF VIOLATIONS; PROVIDES FOR THE REPEAL OF INCONSISTENT ORDINANCES; PROVIDES FOR THE SEVERABILITY OF THE ORDINANCE; PROVIDES FOR THE EFFECT DATE OF THE ORDINANCE; AND INCLUDES A SAVINGS CLAUSE.