Chapter 4

Part B: House Trailers  - (OR2-1954)

The Council of the Borough of Saegertown hereby ordains and enacts as follows:

100.00 House Trailers or Mobile Homes:
100.10 That it shall be unlawful for any person or persons, firms, corporations, or partnerships to have, keep, locate, or maintain any house trailer or mobile home upon any public or private grounds within the borough except in the agricultural (A2) zoning district.
   
200.00 Having, keeping, locating, or maintaining any house trailer upon such public or private grounds except in the agricultural (A2) zoning district is hereby prohibited.
   
300.00 Having, keeping locating, or maintaining any house trailer upon such public or private grounds other than the zoning district permitted is hereby declared to be a nuisance.
   
400.00 The owner or occupier of any such grounds is hereby required to remove said nuisance within a period of thirty (30) days upon receiving notice so to do, and in default thereof, the borough may cause the same to be removed at the cost of the owner, as provided by law.
   
500.00 Modular Homes affixed to a permanent foundation of concrete block or concrete walls that meets the square footage requirement is permitted in residential zoning districts provided it meets the square footage requirement of the district.
500.10 Sales of mobile homes, house trailers or campers are permitted in the M1 and B1 zoning districts.
   
600.00 Definitions:
600.10 House Trailer:
600.11 A single mobile home that still retains an individual chassis for possible future transport.
   
600.20 Mobile Home (double or triple wide):
600.21 A mobile unit consisting of two or three sections combined horizontally to form a single dwelling while still retaining an individual chassis for possible future transport.
   
600.30 Modular Home:
600.31 A factory prefabricated transportable home that is installed on a permanent (concrete or concrete block) foundation and no longer has a chassis for possible future transport.
   
700.00 Penalty:
700.10 Any person or persons, firms, corporations, or partnerships violating the provisions hereof shall, in addition to the penalty provided in Section 400.00 and upon conviction thereof, pay a Class C fine as set by resolution of Council and costs of prosecution.
   
800.00 ORDAINED AND ENACTED:
800.10 Ordained and enacted into an Ordinance this 12th day of October, 1954.