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District Township Ordinances

Listed below are ordinances adopted by District Township, Berks County, Pennsylvania. Click on the links to view each ordinance's language. Copies of these ordinances are also available for review or purchase at the Municipal Building, 202 Weil Road, Boyertown, PA 19512. Questions regarding the provisions of these ordinances should be directed to LTL Consultants, Ltd., P.O. Box 241, Oley, PA 19547 (610-987-9290).


View 2012 Zoning Map

Subdivision and Land Development Ordinance (Amended, reaffirmed, & readopted April 2006)

ORDINANCE 2008-3, amending the District Township Subdivision & Land Development Ordinance by adding provisions concerning riparian buffers applicable to all plans involving water courses.

View ORDINANCE 2008-3

Sewage Facilities (Adopted January 1997)

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Sewage Facilities Amendment Ordinance 1997-1

View Ordinance 1997-1

Storm Water Management and Earth Disturbance Ordinance (Adopted July 12 2007)

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Driveway Ordinance (Adopted June 1998)

View Driveway Ordinance

Eastern Berks Joint Comprehensive Plan (Adopted April 2015)

View Comprehensive Plan

Zoning Ordinance (Adopted February 2008)


ORDINANCE 2012-1, amending the District Township Zoning Map and placing any additional land in the conservation zoning district.

View ORDINANCE 2012-1

ORDINANCE 2010-1, amending the District Township Zoning Ordinance by amending home occupation regulations, authorizing additional home premise business regulations.

View ORDINANCE 2010-1

ORDINANCE 2013-01, Amending District Township zoning ordinance with lighting, sign, and home occupation regulations.

View Ordinance 2013-01

ORDINANCE 2012-2, Floodplain Ordinance, repealing Ordinance No. 85-2 and Ordinance 1997-3 (Adopted May 17, 2012).

ORDINANCE 2012-2

ORDINANCE 2011-01, Regulating the activities within township parks, recreation and open areas.

View Ordinance 2011-01

ORDINANCE 2014-02, Prohibiting false alarms and providing for the imposition of fines and recovery of related costs.

View Ordinance 2014-02

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