Ordinances

**Ordinances are listed from most current to ones that are from a later date.

August 6, 2018 05-0-15-009 – Residential Rental Property Registration_Inspection Ordinance
August 6, 2018 07-02-18-051 – Combined Fee Schedule Ordinance
February 9, 2017 11-17-16-050 – 2012 International Building Code Ordinance
December 7, 2015 04-22-15-046 – Clean Hands Ordinance – Revised
November 9, 2015 11-09-15-048 – No Guns Ordinance
June 1, 2015  05-01-15-047 – Creation of R-5 Zoning District
April 22, 2015 04-22-15-046 – Clean Hands Ordinance
April 1, 2015 04-01-15-042 – LDU Text Amendments – Definitions Ordinance
April 1, 2015 04-01-15-043 – Comp Plan Revision – Growth Plan and Map 5
April 1, 2015 04-01-15-044 – Administration and Application of Land Use Fees Ordinance
April 1, 2015 04-01-15-045 – Addition of Article 4.9 Re-Zoning to LDU
December 16, 2014 12-16-14-041 – Amend Land Use Ordinance- Article 7 Use Regulations
March 26, 2014 03-26-14-018 – Administration of Impact Fees
March 24, 2014 03-24-14-016 – Alarms and Security Systems
February 20, 2014 02-20-14-015 – Building Permit Surcharge for Admin and PD
August 20, 2013 08-20-13-020 – Curfew of Minors Ordinance
April 8, 2013 04-08-13-014_- Noise Control
March 6, 2013 03-06-13-039 – Implementation of Safety Manual Ordinance
February 15, 2013 02-15-13-040_- Garbage, Trash and Rubbish
December 1, 2012 02-01-12-036 – Parking Regulations
February 29, 2012 02-29-12-038 – Retroactive Appointment of Richard Snyder
February 7, 2012 02-07-12-037 – Handling Public Nuisances
October 21, 2011 10-21-11-033 – Grass Maintenance
October 7, 2011 10-07-11-031 – Code of Conduct Ethics
September 16, 2011 09-08-11-032 – Repeal of Ordinance
September 16, 2011 01-07-08-005 – Capital School District
August 25, 2011 08-11-11-013 – Motor Vehicle Maintenance
Adopted August 16, 2011

*Revised January 3, 2017

 08-05-11-025 – Authority-of-the-International-Property-Maintenance-Code-Ordinance
Adopted August 16, 2011

*Revised January 3, 2017

08-05-11-024 – Authority-of-the-International-Residential-Code-Ordinance
Adopted August 16, 2011

*Revised January 3, 2017

08-05-11-023 – Authority-of-the-International-Building-Code-Ordinance
June 9, 2011 06-09-2011-022 – Amend Land Use
September 13, 2010 07-20-2010-007 – Building Permits
Adopted July 20, 2010

*Revised October 18, 2011

07-20-10-006 – Business License Total Revision
January 7, 2008 01-07-08-004 – Fire Company Surcharge
January 7, 2008 01-07-08-003 – Floodplain Guidelines
April 12, 2007 04-12-07-001 – Transfer of Building Permits and Inspections from Kent County
Adopted April 2005

*Revised September 10, 2007

 02-08-07-002 – Adoption of Land Use Ordinance  (See bottom of page for PDF file)

  


Land Use Ordinance:

The Land Use Ordinance was created and designed to:

  • Guide the future growth and development of the Town Cheswold in accordance with the

 

Comprehensive Plan:

  • Promote the health, safety, morals, and general welfare of the community
  • Secure safety from fire, panic and other dangers
  • Provide adequate light and air
  • Facilitate the adequate provision of transportation, water, sewerage, schools, parks and other public requirements
  • Conserve the value of land and buildings
  • Encourage the most appropriate uses of land

 

To download the Land Use Ordinance for Cheswold in PDF format click on the link below:
Land Use Ordinance

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