Township of Radnor, PA
Delaware County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Radnor 2-25-1974 by Ord. No. 1564 as Ch. 91 of the 1974 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Building construction — See Ch. 125.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 222.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 255.
[Amended 6-29-1977 by Ord. No. 77-18]
The Community Development Department shall be responsible for assigning a building number and street designation to every house and building in the Township. The owner of every such house or building shall be required to display the same number on his property where the house or building is located. This assigned number and street designation shall be regarded as the official address of every such house or building, and any discrepancies or disputes regarding the number and street for any house or building shall be resolved by the Community Development Department.
[Amended 6-29-1977 by Ord. No. 77-18]
The owner of every house and building shall be required, at the time of applying for a building permit, to obtain from the Community Development Department a number and street designation for such house or building and, within 30 days of completion of such house or building, to display the same number on his property where the same house or building is located.
The number for each house or building shall be:
Clearly visible from the street on which the number is assigned.
At least three inches high and of proportional width, except when mounted on a mailbox located at the curb, in which case it may be one and one-half (1 1/2) inches in height.
Of a color which contrasts with its background.
Displayed in such a way as to avoid confusion regarding which house or building is being identified.
[Amended 7-20-1992 by Ord. No. 92-13]
Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof by a District Justice, be sentenced to pay a fine of up to $600 for each offense, plus costs of prosecution, and, in default of payment of such fine and costs, to imprisonment in the county jail for a term not exceeding 30 days.