Borough Ordinances

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Chapter 100 - Alcoholic Beverages
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§100-1. Open Containers


From and after the effective date of this chapter, it shall be unlawful for any person to possess an open container of alcoholic beverage on any public street, public sidewalk, public alley or public park within the Borough, except for persons located within or on a moving motor vehicle being operated on such street or alley.  Possession of an open container of alcoholic beverage by any person in or on a vehicle parked on any public street or alley is unlawful.  (Editor's Note:  State Law prohibits the possession of open alcoholic containers in most motor vehicles with very few exceptions.)

Chapter 138 - Burning, Open
Chapter 139 - Open Burning

§138. Burning, Open


Defines what "recreational fires" are and the method and fuels which residents can and cannot burn within the Borough Limits.

Chapter 210 - Noise
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§288. Noise


Details the Borough's Noise Ordinance - what noise is prohibited, provides for exceptions, and enforcement.

Chapter 288 - Streets and Sidewalks
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§288. Snow and Ice Removal


Requires residents to remove snow and ice from sidewalks within 24 hours, determines responsibility for same, prohibits deposit of snow and ice in streets, provides for collection of expenses if Borough provides work, and provides for penalties for failure to do so.

Chapter 306 - Vehicles Abandoned or Junked
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Defines abandoned and junked vehicles, and provides for the removal of these vehicles, and penalties.