Borough of Mount Oliver, PA
Allegheny County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Mount Oliver 12-28-1934 as Ord. No. 358. Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 58-1 Prohibited methods of distribution.

From and after the passage of this chapter, it shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to distribute or cause to be distributed by throwing, handing or placing any handbills, circulars or other advertising matter or devices or wastepaper in or upon any street, sidewalk or alley or poles of the Borough of Mount Oliver, or to distribute or cause to be distributed by throwing or placing any handbills, circulars or other advertising matter or devices or wastepaper in or upon any lawn, yard, porch or vestibule of any building in the Borough of Mount Oliver.

§ 58-2 Exceptions.

Nothing herein shall apply to the sale and delivery of newspapers or addressed envelopes.

§ 58-3 Distribution permit required.

[Amended 8-21-1969 by Ord. No. 564]
No person, firm or corporation shall distribute or cause to be distributed any advertising matter, circulars, handbills or other advertising matter or devices within the Borough of Mount Oliver without first having obtained a permit for the same from the Mayor or Borough Secretary of said borough.

§ 58-4 Permit fee.

[Amended 8-21-1969 by Ord. No. 564[1]]
No permit shall be issued unless the applicant shall have paid to the Mayor or Borough Secretary a fee per day for each person distributing, and for each separate advertising matter or device to be distributed, which fee shall be as set forth by the Borough Council.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.

§ 58-5 Conditions of permit.

No permit shall be issued except upon the condition that the distribution of said advertising matter, handbills, circulars or other advertising matter or devices shall be conducted in conformity with this chapter.

§ 58-6 Violations and penalties; revocation of permit.

[Amended 8-21-1969 by Ord. No.564[1]]
Any person violating any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not exceeding six hundred dollars ($600.) and costs of prosecution and, in default of payment of such fine and costs, to imprisonment for not more than thirty (30) days, and, in addition thereto, any permit issued to any person convicted under this section shall be revoked and no further permit granted.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.