Sidewalk Obstruction

Sidewalk Obstruction

 

101 Applicability

The provisions of this Part shall not apply to the sale, storage or display of newspapers or periodicals.  (Ord.  4/12/1993)

 

102 Restriction on Sidewalk Sales

It shall be unlawful for any vendor of groceries, fruits or produce or any kind of foodstuffs or merchandise, except peddlers duly licensed or authorized and farmers, to store, display, exhibit or sell his said wares on public highways, including the sidewalk or cart way, or any portion thereof, or to make use of the sidewalk or cart way, or any portion thereof, as a place for salesmen, clerks or customers to stand while transacting business, or in any way to obstruct the sidewalk or cart way, or any portion thereof, and prevent the free use of the same by the general public.  (Ord.  4/12/1993)   

 

103 Illegal to Obstruct Sidewalks 

It shall be unlawful to put or place any box, boxes, barrels, merchandise or other articles that obstruct the free use of any sidewalk upon any of the sidewalks, except articles temporarily placed thereon for the purpose of loading or unloading, removing or storing away.  (ord.  4/12/1993)

  

104 Penalties 

Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this Part shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine not more than six hundred dollars ($600.00) plus costs and, in default of payment, to imprisonment for a term not to exceed thirty (30) days. Each day that a violation of this Part continues shall constitute a separate offense.  (Ord.  4/12/1993)

 

Part 2

Driving on the Sidewalk

 

201 Driving on Sidewalk Prohibited 

No person shall operate or park a motor vehicle or tractor upon any sidewalk in the borough, nor shall any person operate or park a motor vehicle upon or across any sidewalk except in order to gain access to or egress from a driveway or alley at such locations where the curbed, if such sidewalk is curbed, shall have been properly cut down for that purpose.  (Ord, 11/8/1976, 1),                    

           

202 Penalties 

Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this Part shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than six hundred dollars ($600,00) plus costs and, in default of said fine and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed thirty (30) days.  (Ord.  11/8/1976, 2; as amended by Ord. 4/12/1993)