Ordinances & Permit Information
Click to view the Conway Borough Code Book, containing all of the ordinances for the Borough. The code was updated & digitized in 2008.
Click this link for the Borough of Conway Zoning Ordinance
Click Here for to view the Conway Zoning Map
Swimming Pools, Sheds, and Fences
require a permit before construction.
Please visit the Building Permit page for permit applications and information.
Please let us know if you see a potential violation of the Conway Zoning codes by clicking here to get a printable copy of the Zoning Complaint Form The Conway Zoning / Code Enforcement Officer will investigate all complaints and will take appropriate action to resolve all violations.
The Borough of Conway takes pride in presenting a clean and well-kept appearance. All property owners are encouraged to keep their homes and property properly maintained (i.e.: hedges trimmed, grass cut, no outside storage of building materials, appliances, non-running vehicles, etc...).
Conway Borough has an ordinance that requires property owners to keep their lawns trimmed to an acceptable length. No brush, grass, weeds, or other vegetation that is not edible or ornamental is permitted to exceed a height of 6 inches. Please contact the Borough Office or Zoning Officer at (724) 869-5550 or use the Zoning Complaint Form above to file a high-grass complaint.
Borough property owners are responsible for keeping their sidewalks clean and clear of all dirt, grass, weeds, rubbish, garbage, obstructions or dangerous conditions, and shall remove snow and ice immediately after and not later than 24 hours after a snowfall. Residents should contact the Borough Office or Zoning Officer at (724) 869-5550 with questions and for specific rules regarding the maintenance and use of sidewalks.
No partially dismantled, non-operative, wrecked, junked, or discarded vehicle is permitted on property within the Borough for longer than 72 hours unless it is enclosed in a building.