Borough of Bridgeport, PA
Montgomery County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Bridgeport 8-3-1948 by Ord. No. 185, approved 8-3-1948 (Ch. 98 of the 1975 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Fire prevention — See Ch. 275.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 405.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 495.
It shall be the duty of the owner or occupant of every house or other building in the Borough of Bridgeport to cause the same to be numbered in accordance with the requirements of this chapter. The Codes Officer is authorized and directed to assign numbers to all houses and other buildings in the Borough of Bridgeport in conformity with the general plan for such numbering existing in the Borough of Bridgeport.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
The owner or occupant shall cause the number so assigned to be posted conspicuously on the street side of the house or building, on the entrance gatepost or beside the driveway, in such a manner that it will be clearly visible and legible from the street.
[Amended 8-12-1975 by Ord. No. 419, approved 8-15-1975; 3-14-1989 by Ord. No. 507, approved 3-14-1989[1]]
Any person, firm or corporation which shall number any house or building contrary to the provisions of this chapter or to the instructions of the Codes Officer, or who shall fail, neglect or refuse to number a house or building within 30 days after receipt from the Codes Officer of notice to do so, shall be subject to prosecution before a Magisterial District Judge in a summary proceeding and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay the costs of prosecution and a fine not to exceed $1,000 or imprisoned in the county jail for a term not to exceed 30 days, or both.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).