Township of East Caln, PA
Chester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of East Caln as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Recreation Board — See Ch. 42.
[Adopted 6-6-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-7]
The Board of Supervisors of the Township of East Caln shall have the authority to adopt and from time to time amend, by resolution, rules for the use and enjoyment of Township owned parks and playgrounds, including the conduct of persons therein. Such rules shall be posted at conspicuous places in parks and playgrounds.
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this article, upon conviction thereof in an action brought before a Magisterial District Judge in the manner provided for the enforcement of summary offenses under the Pennsylvania Rules of Criminal Procedure, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $1,000 plus costs and, in default of payment of said fine and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed 90 days. Each day that a violation of this article continues or each section of this article which shall be found to have been violated shall constitute a separate offense. In addition to the penalty provisions hereof, any fine imposed may be collected by suit brought in the name of the Township against said violator as by law provided. All fines for violations shall be paid over to the Township Treasurer.
In addition to the criminal penalty provided in § 130-2 above, the Township of East Caln shall retain the right to institute civil proceedings to recover for any damages to Township park and playground facilities caused by person(s).