Borough of Rosslyn Farms, PA
Allegheny County
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A. 
The maximum speed limit on all roads within the Borough is hereby set at 25 miles per hour, and it shall be unlawful for any person to drive a vehicle at a higher speed than the maximum prescribed.
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $35. Any person exceeding the maximum speed limit by more than five miles per hour shall pay an additional fine of $2 per mile for each mile in excess of five miles per hour over the maximum speed limit.
A. 
The maximum speed limit of Ramp H of I-279 is hereby set at 25 miles per hour, and it shall be unlawful for any person to drive a vehicle on such ramp at a higher speed than the maximum prescribed herein.
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $35. Any person exceeding the maximum speed limit by more than five miles per hour shall pay an additional fine of $2 per mile for each mile in excess of five miles per hour over the maximum speed limit.
A. 
The following are established as one-way streets, and it shall be unlawful for any person to drive a vehicle on any one-way street other than in the direction established for traffic on that street:
Street
From
To
Direction of Travel
Terrace Road
Edgecliff Road
Pilgrim Road
North
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs.
A. 
It shall be unlawful for the driver of any vehicle, of the type indicated, traveling upon the first-named street at any of the following intersections, in the direction or directions indicated in each case, to make a left turn and/or a right turn into the second-named street, as indicated, at any time:
Vehicles Traveling On
Direction
Not to Make Turn
Into
Type
Kings Highway
North
Left
Rosslyn Road
Trucks
Park Road
East
Right and left
Edgecliff
Trucks
Ramp G
North
Right
Rosslyn Road
Trucks
Rosslyn Road
North
Right
Kings Highway
Trucks
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs.
A. 
The following are established as no-passing zones, and it shall be unlawful for the driver of any vehicle to overtake or pass another vehicle or to drive on the left side of the roadway in any no-passing zone:
Street
Direction
of Travel
Between
Arch Street, Ext.
Carnegie Borough line to the City of Pittsburgh line
Kings Highway
North
Robinson Township line to Park Road
Kings Highway
South
Park Road to Robinson Township Line
Park Road
Kings Highway to Pilgrim Road
Pilgrim Road
Park Road to Rosslyn Road
Rosslyn Road
Kings Highway to the Ramp H overpass bridge over the Parkway West
Rosslyn Road
Pilgrim Road to the Carnegie Borough line
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs.
A. 
The following intersections are established as stop intersections, and official stop signs shall be erected (or are ratified if previously erected) in such a position as to face traffic approaching the second-named street (the intersecting or through street) on the first-named street (the stop street) in the direction or directions indicated for that intersection. Every driver of a vehicle approaching the intersection on the first-named or stop street, in the direction indicated in each case, shall stop the vehicle as required by § 3323(b) of the Vehicle Code, and shall not proceed into or across the second-named or intersecting or through street until he has followed all applicable requirements of that section of the law.
Stop Street
Intersection
or Through Street
Direction of Travel
Alden Road
Added 3-11-2013 by Ord. No. 383
Edgecliff Road
Northeast
Alden Road
Kings Highway
East
Alden Road
Kings Highway
West
Club Road
Kings Highway
West
Club Road
Priscilla Lane
East and west
Edgecliff Road
Park Road
North and south
I-279 Ramp G
I-279 Ramp H
West
I-279 Ramp G
Rosslyn Road
East
Kings Highway
Alden Road
South
Kings Highway
Priscilla Lane
North
Kings Highway
Priscilla Lane
South
Kings Highway
Winthrop Road
North
Kings Highway
Winthrop Road
South
Old Farm Road
Rosslyn Road
East
Park Road
Added 3-11-2013 by Ord. No. 383
Kings Highway
Northeast
Park Road
Added 3-11-2013 by Ord. No. 383
Kings Highway
Southwest
Park Road
Pilgrim Road
East
Park Road
Added 3-11-2013 by Ord. No. 383
Pilgrim Road
Southwest
Priscilla Lane
Kings Highway
West
Puritan Road
Edgecliff Road
East
Puritan Road
Kings Highway
East
Puritan Road
Kings Highway
West
Revere Way
Rosslyn Road
East
Rosslyn Road
Kings Highway
North
Rosslyn Road
Added 3-11-2013 by Ord. No. 383
Revere Road
North
Rosslyn Road
Added 3-11-2013 by Ord. No. 383
Revere Road
South
Rosslyn Road
Rosslyn Road w/ entrance ramp to I-279
West
Scheffield Drive
Kings Highway
East
Terrace Road
Int. of Terrace Road w/ Pilgrim and Park
North
Winthrop Road
Kings Highway
West
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs
A. 
No motor vehicle, including a motorcycle, pedalcycle or minibike, shall be operated on any property owned by the Borough or any other public agency or instrumentality within the Borough without the permission of the property owner and a permit from the Mayor of the Borough.
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs.
A. 
The Mayor is authorized to designate as play highways, whenever he deems that action advisable, and for whatever period of time directed by him, any part of any street in the Borough, where sledding, coasting and/or such events as neighborhood block parties shall be permitted. That play highway shall be set apart for the purpose under the direction of the Mayor.
B. 
No person shall drive any motor vehicle upon any play highway at any time when that street shall be designated as a play highway, except in case of emergency, with special permission of the Mayor or of the police officer in charge, who shall first clear that play highway of all persons using it for the purpose for which it was set aside.
C. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs.
A. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to operate a snowmobile on any street or highway within the Borough unless said street or highway has, by ordinance, been:
(1) 
Designated and posted as a snowmobile or ATV road by the Borough, as set forth in 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 7721;
(2) 
As authorized by 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 7721 for emergency and bridge crossings, or for direct crossing of streets and highways;
(3) 
As authorized by 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 7723 for special snowmobile and ATV events.
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs.
A. 
With the exception of school buses, transit vehicles, emergency vehicles, and vehicles making local deliveries or pick ups, vehicles having a gross weight in excess of 30,000 pounds are prohibited on all Borough roads.
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall be prosecuted under § 4902(a) and (g)(1) of the Vehicle Code, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $150 plus $150 for each 500 pounds, or part thereof, in excess of 3,000 pounds over the maximum allowable weight, and costs.
A. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to drive a vehicle other than a passenger vehicle on any of the following streets or parts of streets:
Name of Street
Between
Alden Road
Kings Highway to Edgecliff Road
Alden Road
Kings Highway to Rosslyn Road
Club Road
Kings Highway to terminus
Edgecliff Road
Alden Road to Terrace Road
Old Farm Road
Rosslyn Road to terminus
Priscilla Lane
Club Road to Kings Highway
Puritan Road
Kings Highway to Edgecliff Road
Puritan Road
Kings Highway to terminus
Revere Road
Rosslyn Road to terminus
Rosslyn Road
Ramp G to Alden Road
Sheffield Road
Kings Highway to terminus
Terrace Road
Edgecliff Road to Pilgrim Road
Winthrop Road
Kings Highway to terminus
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs.
Wherever a space is marked off on any street for the parking of an individual vehicle, every vehicle parked there shall be parked wholly within the lines bounding that space, and it shall be a violation of this article for any person to park a vehicle or allow it to remain parked otherwise.
Parking shall be prohibited at all times in the following locations:
Name of Street
Side
Between
Alden Road
North
Rosslyn Road and corner sign
Edgecliff Road
East
The southern line of street address 120 Edgecliff Road to the northern corner of street address 32 Edgecliff Road
Edgecliff Road
West
The line dividing property numbered 33 Edgecliff Road and property numbered 38 Terrace Road to the southerly terminus of Edgecliff Road at Terrace Road
Kings Highway
Both
Club Road north to the Borough boundary
Kings Highway
East
The north side of Alden Road to the south side of Priscilla Lane
Old Farm Road
North
Rosslyn Road to #1 Old Farm Road
Rosslyn Road
Both
Club Road with Kings Highway to the eastern side of the intersection of Ramp H of I-279.
Terrace Road
Both
Except western side from the southern line of street address 18 to the northern border of the designated area of "no parking"
Terrace Road
East
Southerly terminus thereof to the northerly terminus thereof at Pilgrim Road
Parking shall be prohibited and/or restricted in the following locations at the times and days indicated:
Name of Street
Side
Between
Days
Hours
Club Road
Both
Entire length
All
2 hours
Lot Nos. 105-106 and 107-108
House numbers 20 and 24 Edgecliff Road
All
Permit only
Old Farm Road
Both
Entire length
All
2 hours
Priscilla Lane
Both
All
2 hours
Revere Road
Both
All
2 hours
Scheffield Drive
Both
Entire length
All
2 hours
Standish Way
Both
All
2 hours
Winthrop Road
Both
Entire length
All
2 hours
Special-purpose parking zones shall be as follows:
Name of Street
Side
Location
Authorized Purpose or Vehicle
Old Farm Road
Southeast
Rosslyn Farms Ballfield
Ballfield patrons only
Pilgrim Road
North
Parrish Park/swimming pool
Handicap parking only
Priscilla Lane
North
Rosslyn Farms Community Center
Community Center patrons only
Rosslyn Road
Northwest
Swimming pool
Pool patrons only
In order to facilitate the movement of traffic and to combat the hazards of snow and ice or other emergency, the Mayor, at his discretion, may declare a snow, ice or other emergency (designated in this article as an "emergency"). Information on the existence of a snow emergency shall be given by the Borough through radio, newspaper or other available media, and information on the termination of the emergency may be given by use of the same media. Reasonable attempts to post the emergency route shall be made after the emergency has been declared.
After any emergency is declared by the Mayor, it shall be unlawful, at any time during the continuance of the emergency, for any person to:
A. 
Park a motor vehicle or to allow that vehicle to remain parked anywhere on any emergency route designated by the Mayor as set forth in § 183-37 above.
B. 
Drive any motor vehicle on any such snow emergency route, unless that vehicle is equipped with snow tires or chains.
A. 
If, at any time during a period of emergency declared under § 183-37 of this article, a person shall park a motor vehicle or allow a motor vehicle to remain parked anywhere upon an emergency route, that person shall be guilty of a violation of this article, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $15 and costs.
B. 
If, at any time during a period of emergency declared under § 183-37 of this article, a person shall drive a motor vehicle upon an emergency route, without having that vehicle equipped with snow tires or chains, that person shall be guilty of a violation of this article, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs.
A. 
Class One vehicles may be parked on any highway or alley where parking is permitted.
B. 
Class Two vehicles are prohibited from being parked on any highway or alley.
C. 
Class Three vehicles are prohibited from being parked on any highway or alley.
D. 
Commercial vehicles are prohibited from being parked on any highway or alley.
E. 
No nonvehicle may be parked or placed on any highway or alley without the permission of the Borough.
F. 
This section shall not apply to vehicles temporarily parked on a nonpermanent basis for the purposes of making deliveries to residents or businesses of the Borough or for construction, maintenance or repairs in the Borough.