[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Ridley Park as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Peace and good order — See Ch. 151.
[Adopted 9-12-1989 by Ord. No. 1031]
The purpose of this article is to protect the public health, safety and welfare by establishing school safety zones in designated areas within 1,000 feet of the real property of all public, private or parochial schools of the Borough of Ridley Park pursuant to Act 31 of 1988 of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
The Borough of Ridley Park authorizes the necessary surveys, maps and photographs as may be necessary for the determination of the boundary of each school safety zone at each school building.
The Borough of Ridley Park authorizes the provision to the District Attorney of Delaware County, the Police Department of Ridley Park and the Juvenile Court authorities of the County of Delaware copies of such surveys, maps and photographs showing or depicting the area around each school building which has been designated as a school safety zone. Maps, surveys and photographs are to be provided by appropriate school authorities.
The Borough of Ridley Park authorizes the installation of appropriate signs designating school safety zones by public, private or parochial school authorities.
The Borough of Ridley Park authorizes penalties as provided by Act 31 of 1988 of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. This Act creates additional penalties and a minimum two-year prison term for persons over 18 years of age convicted of a violation of Section 13(a)(14) or (30) of the Controlled Substance, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Act where the delivery or possession with the intent to deliver such controlled substances to a minor is within such school safety zone.