Chapter 16

Part C: Streets - Comprehensive  - (OR1-1918)

Repeal all sections of the ordinance except the following and add sections as noted:

100.00 Definitions:
101.00 “Vehicle”
101.10 Shall apply to a horse, and to any conveyance, except an invalid’s chair or child’s conveyance.
200.00 A vehicle passing around a circle shall keep to the right from entrance to exit.
200.10 Vehicles entering a circle must yield.
300.00 A vehicle shall not stand within any portion of a street for a longer period of time than designated by signs erected upon said street by this Borough, not shall a vehicle stand within fifteen feet of a fire hydrant.
400.00 A vehicle, on approach of fire apparatus, shall stop so as to not interfere with its passage.
500.00 A motor vehicle left standing without operator in charge shall efficiently be locked and its emergency brake set.
600.00 No person shall operate a vehicle across or upon any sidewalk except at an alley or driveway for the purpose of ingress or egress.
700.00 Plowing Snow onto Streets:
700.10 It shall be illegal for any person, company or corporation to plow snow from private property onto or across Borough streets or alleys, or onto any property owned by the Borough, without permission from the Borough.
800.00 Obstruction on Streets:
800.10 No person, company or corporation shall place any obstruction on any Borough street or alley or the right of way of such that in any way hinters traffic or pedestrians.
900.00 Penalties for Violation:
900.10 If any person is in violation of any section of this ordinance, it shall be a summary offense and shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a Class F (Section 1) fine as set by resolution of Council.
1000.00 Severability:
1000.10 The provisions of this Ordinance are severable.
1000.20 If any sentence, clause, or section of this Ordinance is for any reason found to be unconstitutional, illegal or invalid, such unconstitutionality, illegality, or invalidity shall not affect or impair any of the remaining provisions, sentences, clauses or sections of this Ordinance.
1000.30 It is hereby declared to be the intent of Council for the Borough of Saegertown that this Ordinance would have been adopted had such unconstitutional, illegal or invalid sentence, clause or section not been included herein.
1100.00 Repealer:
1100.10 All ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent with this Ordinance are hereby repealed insofar as they may be inconsistent herewith.
1200.00 Enacted:
1200.10 ENACTED AND ORDAINED May 6, 1918.