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File #: 180346-A    Version: Name:
Type: Bill Status: ENACTED
File created: 4/12/2018 In control: Committee on Rules
On agenda: Final action: 6/21/2018
Title: To amend Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Planning," by revising and clarifying certain provisions and making technical changes, all under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Greenlee
Indexes: ZONING AND PLANNING
Code sections: Title 14 - ZONING AND PLANNING
Attachments: 1. CertifiedCopy180346-A02.pdf
Date Ver.Action ByActionResultTallyAction DetailsVideo
7/18/20182 MAYOR SIGNED   Action details Not available
6/21/20182 CITY COUNCIL READ AND PASSEDPass17:0 Action details Not available
6/14/20181 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON THIS DAY`S FIRST READING CALENDAR   Action details Not available
6/14/20181 CITY COUNCIL SUSPEND THE RULES OF THE COUNCILPass  Action details Not available
6/14/20181 CITY COUNCIL READ   Action details Not available
6/14/20182 CITY COUNCIL ORDERED PLACED ON FINAL PASSAGE CALENDAR FOR NEXT MEETING.   Action details Not available
6/14/20182 CITY COUNCIL AMENDED   Action details Not available
6/12/20180 Committee on Rules HEARING NOTICES SENT   Action details Not available
6/12/20180 Committee on Rules HEARING HELD   Action details Not available
6/12/20180 Committee on Rules AMENDED   Action details Not available
6/12/20181 Committee on Rules REPORTED FAVORABLY, RULE SUSPENSION REQUESTED   Action details Not available
4/12/20180 CITY COUNCIL Introduced and ReferredPass  Action details Not available
Title
To amend Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Zoning and Planning," by revising and clarifying certain provisions and making technical changes, all under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Title 14 of The Philadelphia Code is hereby amended to read as follows:
Key:

1. In Tables that contain bracketed table notes, and in the table notes, deletions are indicated by { } rather than [ ].

TITLE 14. ZONING AND PLANNING

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CHAPTER 14-200. DEFINITIONS

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§ 14-203. Definitions.

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(154) Impervious Ground Cover.

Any building, pavement, or other material that [impedes] substantially bars the natural infiltration of surface water into the soil. [Impervious ground cover includes, but is not limited to, structures, swimming pools, paved and other non-permeable patios, walks, driveways, parking areas, streets, sidewalks, and any other non-permeable ground cover.] Manufactured materials demonstrated to be pervious shall not be considered impervious ground cover. The Commission may promulgate regulations regarding the types of cover that may be considered impervious, consistent with the intent of this definition.

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(309.1) Stream.

When used in § 14-510 (/WWO, Wissahickon Watershed Overlay District), any watercourse or a portion of watercourse, which drains an area of 64 or more acres in the lower Wissahickon Watershed, as shown on maps kept and maintained by the Department of Planning and Development.

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(332.1) Swale.

When used in § 14-510 (/WWO, Wissahickon Watershed Overlay District), any area of low land which drains an area of more than 20 acres and less than 64 acres, as shown on maps kept and maintained by the Department of Planning and Development.

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CHAPTER 14-300. ADMINISTRATION AND PROCEDURES

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§14-301. Reviewers and Decision Makers.

(3) City Planning Commission.

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(c) Review a...

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