[Adopted as Sec. 5-2 (Ord. No. 74) of the 1977 Revised General Ordinances]
It is the purpose of this article to preserve and protect the public health, sanitary conditions and general welfare of the inhabitants of the Township by prohibiting the commercial raising of hogs, swine, or pigs within the Township.
The raising of hogs, swine or pigs on a commercial basis or to operate a commercial piggery, by any person shall be prohibited within the Township.
The number of hogs, swine or pigs to be raised at any time within the Township shall not be in excess of 50 in number.
[Amended by Ord. No. 78-1]
Any person violating or refusing or failing to comply with the provisions of this article shall be liable to a penalty of not less than $25 fine for each offense, and not more than $50 fine for each offense, and upon failure to pay fine and the costs and charges incident thereto may be imprisoned in the county jail for a period not exceeding 10 days in the case of a first conviction, and in the case of a conviction for a second, and subsequent violation, for a period not exceeding 30 days.