DESIGN GUIDELINES APPLICATION OF THE DESIGN GUIDELINES
This document is a simple, flexible tool that sets design objectives, promotes a high standard of visual quality, and defines expectations for the Route 31 West Corridor in Jefferson and Somerset Townships. The design guidelines included within this Section are intended to help plan for and guide the future of the Corridor in ways that maintain and enhance its positive qualities, improve access and public safety, and encourage styles of development that are fitting for the area. The guidelines will be available to help newcomers to the area (and those already living and working there), use, design, and rehabilitate properties to best fit with what the community desires.
Use of the guidelines presented within this document is voluntary. This is not a legal document and is not meant to restrict development or limit property rights. Use of these design guidelines (numbered DG1, DG2, etc.) is highly encouraged in order to achieve the desired goals, objectives, and vision for the Route 31 West Corridor.
SUMMARY OF DESIGN GUIDE ELEMENTS:
Land Uses and Building Placement
Parking and Access
ROUTE 31 WEST CORRIDOR DESIGN GUIDE
DRAFT: MARCH 2009