Borough of Milton, PA
Northumberland County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Milton 1-15-1957 as Ch. IV, Part 2, of the 1957 Code of Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Building construction — See Ch. 103.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 185.
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 213.
It shall be the duty of the owner or occupant of any store, house or other building being and fronting on any of the public streets of said borough to number the same, which number shall be plainly faced upon the front thereof.
To regulate the numbering of the stores, houses and other buildings aforesaid, it is directed that the same be numbered as follows: north and south from Broadway, east and west from Front Street, counting each square 100 numbers and allowing one number to every 15 feet. The even numbers shall be placed on the west side of the streets running north and south, and the odd numbers shall be placed on the east side thereof. The even numbers shall be placed on the south side of the streets running east and west, and the odd numbers shall be placed on the north side thereof.
The owner or occupant of any store, house or other building aforesaid who shall fail or neglect to comply with the provisions of this chapter within 10 days after notice to him shall, upon conviction thereof before any District Justice, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $600 and costs of prosecution and, in default of payment of such fine and costs, to imprisonment in the county jail for not more than 30 days.[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I.
Each day's continuance of a violation of this chapter, after the expiration of such notice, shall constitute a separate offense.
The owner of a building shall be liable for the penalty herein provided where such building is unoccupied or is occupied by the owner thereof or is a multiple-dwelling or multiple-business property designed for occupancy by more than one tenant; the occupant thereof in all other circumstances shall be liable.