Borough of Moosic, PA
Lackawanna County
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[Adopted 2-10-2004 by Ord. 11-2004]
Every owner or resident of any lot or parcel of land abutting upon any of the streets of the Borough shall keep and maintain that portion of the sidewalk and gutter immediately in front of such lot or parcel or land cleaned and cleared of all obstructions. Whenever any snow, slush or other obstructions have accumulated on such sidewalk, or in such gutter, it shall be the duty of every such person to remove the same. Any person neglecting or refusing to do so within 12 hours after such obstruction shall have occurred shall be liable for the penalty set forth in this article.
It shall be unlawful for any owner or resident of any lot or parcel or land abutting upon any street in the Borough of Moosic to deposit or throw or discard snow, slush or other obstructions into the public rights-of-way.
Any person, owner or resident of the Borough of Moosic violating any provision of this article shall, upon conviction before a local District Justice, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $600, plus costs and costs of prosecution, for depositing or throwing or discarding snow, slush or other obstructions into the public rights-of way; further, in default of payment of such fine, fee and costs of prosecution, to be imprisoned for not more than 30 days; provided, further, that each day's violation of any of the provisions of this article shall be constituted as a separate offense.