City of Lower Burrell, PA
Westmoreland County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Lower Burrell 8-9-1982 by Ord. No. 10-1982; amended in its entirety 4-11-2016 by Ord. No. 3-2015. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Dangerous buildings and structures — See Ch. 134.
Uniform Construction Code — See Ch. 140.
Rental property — See Ch. 232.
Abandoned and junked vehicles — See Ch. 278.

§ 221-1 Adoption.

The International Property Maintenance Code (IPMC) latest edition is hereby adopted.

§ 221-2 File and distribution copies.

Three copies of the BOCA Basic Property Maintenance Code adopted herein are on file with the City Clerk for public use, inspection and examination. In addition the City Clerk has copies available for distribution to the public at cost.

§ 221-3 Appeals.

The appeal procedures of Ordinance 12-1999, Dangerous Structures,[1] shall apply to any violations of the above stated codes, except the Pennsylvania Uniform Construction Code.
[1]
Editor's Note: See Ch. 134, Buildings and Structures, Dangerous.

§ 221-4 Conflict of law.

In any case where a provision of this chapter is found to be in conflict with a provision of any other ordinance or code or code of the City existing on the effective date of this chapter, the provision which establishes the higher standard for the promotion and protection of the health and safety of the people shall prevail. In any case where a provision of any other ordinance or code of the City existing on the effective date of this chapter establishes a lower standard for the promotion and protection of the health and safety of the people, the provisions of this chapter shall prevail, and such other ordinances or codes are hereby declared to be repealed to the extent that they may be found in conflict with this chapter.