Borough of Mount Oliver, PA
Allegheny County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Mount Oliver at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 215.

§ 71-1 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
BICYCLE
Every device propelled by human power upon which any person may ride, having two (2) tandem wheels, either of which is more than twenty (20) inches in diameter.
SKATEBOARD
A single platform which is mounted on wheels, having no mechanism or other device with which to steer or control the direction of movement thereof while being used, operated or ridden.

§ 71-2 Prohibition on public walks.

It shall be unlawful for any person to ride or park a bicycle or ride a skateboard or in-line skates upon any sidewalk in the Borough of Mount Oliver.

§ 71-3 Impoundment and redemption.

A. 
The bicycle, skateboard or in-line skates of any violator may be impounded by the borough police, to be returned upon payment of the penalty set forth in § 71-4 or upon a finding of innocence.
B. 
If the violator is a minor, the parent or guardian shall be notified that he or she is to pick up the bicycle, skateboard or in-line skates so held by the borough police.

§ 71-4 Violations and penalties.

Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof before the District Justice, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than six hundred dollars ($600.) and costs of prosecution and, in default of payment, to imprisonment for a term not exceeding thirty (30) days.