The following is a summary of
projects that may qualify for an exemption. Refer to Article V § 230-51
of the SWM Ordinance for complete information:
Forest management and timber operations
practices being installed as part of the implementation of a
conservation plan written by an NRCS-certified planner.
The installation of 1,000 square feet of impervious coverage proposed after May 12, 2014.
Domestic landscape and/or vegetable gardening
Installation of additional impervious surface coverage on a lot where all of the following conditions have been met:
lot has a previously approved SWM site plan which included SWM
facilities to handle such future impervious surface coverage.
The SWM facilities on the approved SWM site plan were installed and inspected by the Township Engineer.
Township approved the SWM site plan no more than five years before the
application or, if more than five years, there have been no amendments
to the design standards between the date of approval and the submission
date of the application.