Township Code - Quick Reference 

The Code, as provided on this website, has been updated as of December 31, 2015.  For changes and revisions enacted after the above date, contact the Township.

The following table identifies sections of the Township Code frequently used by the Building and Zoning Department and the Code Enforcement Officer.  To view a complete listing of the Code - Code of the Township of Shaler

 Code Chapter Name Code Chapter Number Additional Information
 Animals Code Chapter 80  
 Building Permits Code Chapter 225 - 169 Building Permit Requirements
 Burning Code Chapter 225 - 127
Code Chapter 95
Leaf burning, which is regulated by the 
Allegheny County Health Department, is 
prohibited in the Township.
 Dye Tests Code Chapter 181 - 36
 Fees Fee Schedule Resolution No. 4-13
 Fences Code Chapter 225 - 101  
 Firearms Code Chapter 121  
 Fire Prevention Code Chapter 225 - 51 2009 International Fire Code
 Fireworks Code Chapter 225 - 143
Code Chapter 127
 
 Floodplain Districts Code Chapter 130 Flood Damage Prevention
 Grading Code Chapter 140  
 Grass (brush, weeds) Code Chapter 87  
 Home Occupations Code Chapter 225 - 167  
 House Numbers Code Chapter 143  
 Hunting Code Chapter 121 Township Controlled Deer Hunt
 Junk Code Chapter 225 - 127
 
 Litter Code Chapter 149  
 Noise Code Chapter 158
Code Chapter 167
Code Chapter 158 - Noise
Code Chapter 167 - Peace and Good Order
 Parades & Picketing Code Chapter 82  
 Property Maintenance Code Chapter 171  
 Recreational Vehicles & Trailers Code Chapter 225 - 84 to 91 Includes Commercial Vehicles
 Sheds Code Chapter 225 - 169  
 Signs Code Chapter 183
Code Chapter 225 - 159
 
 Solicitation & Peddling Code Chapter 169  
 Swimming Pools Code Chapter 199
Code Chapter 225 - 142
Code Chapter 225 - 142 defines location
 Taxation Code Chapter 201  
 Vehicles, Abandoned Code Chapter 212  
 Wards Code Chapter 15 Township Wards & Voting Districts
Code Chapter 153-5
 Zoning Code Code Chapter 225  

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