[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Clifton Heights as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 7-3-1978 by Ord. No. 559 (Ch. 6, Part 3, of the 1988 Code of Ordinances)]
No person shall possess, carry or transport any liquor, wine, beer or other alcoholic beverage in an open bottle or other open container in or upon any public sidewalk, street, lane, highway, building, parking lot, park or recreation area or other public property or in any vehicle upon such area within the Borough of Clifton Heights. No person shall drink or otherwise consume any liquor, wine, beer or other alcoholic beverage in or upon any of the aforesaid public areas of property within the Borough of Clifton Heights.
If any individual or organization desires to have, distribute or consume alcoholic beverages on public property in the Borough of Clifton Heights, said individual or organization must apply to the Chief of Police and the Mayor of the Borough, or their duly authorized representatives, for a permit therefor at least three days prior to the date scheduled for using such beverages. No fee shall be charged for the granting of said permit.
A permit shall be issued only upon the following conditions:
Such individual or organization by its duly authorized officer must agree, in writing, to assume full responsibility for supervising the conduct of the group or individuals benefiting from such permit and to properly clean up and restore the premises, after use, to their prior condition.
Such individual or organization must further agree, in writing, that adequate precautions shall be taken to ensure that minors will not be served or allowed to consume alcoholic beverages at the permitted event or gathering.
No alcoholic beverages shall be distributed or consumed other than on the specific premises described in the permit and only during the time stated therein.
No permit shall be issued to any individual or organization which has previously been issued a permit and has failed to comply with the provisions hereof.
No person shall discard alcoholic or other beverage containers upon any public sidewalk, street, lane, highway, parking lot, park, or recreation area or other public property within the Borough of Clifton Heights without express permission of the Borough of Clifton Heights.
[Amended 8-15-1988 by Ord. No. 682; 9-19-1988 by Ord. No. 681]
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this article shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $600, plus costs, and, in default of payment of said fine and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed 30 days. Every day that a violation of this article continues shall constitute a separate offense.