City of Washington, PA
Washington County
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At all locations in the City where official traffic-control signals are installed, pedestrians, except where directed otherwise by pedestrian-control signals installed under § 335-86 of this article, shall obey the directions of those traffic-control signals, as follows:
A. 
When facing a green signal, a pedestrian may proceed across the roadway within a crosswalk.
B. 
When facing a steady yellow signal, a pedestrian shall not start to cross the roadway.
C. 
When facing a steady red signal, a pedestrian shall not enter the roadway.
A. 
At the following locations, official pedestrian-control signals shall be erected (or are ratified if previously erected):
Location
(Reserved)
B. 
Every pedestrian facing a steady or flashing "Don't Walk" signal shall obey the directions of that signal, as follows:
(1) 
When facing a steady "Don't Walk" signal, a pedestrian shall not start to cross the roadway in the direction of the signal, but any pedestrian who has partially completed his crossing on the "Walk" signal should proceed to a sidewalk or safety zone while the "Don't Walk" signal is showing.
(2) 
When facing a flashing "Don't Walk" signal, a pedestrian shall not start to cross the roadway in the direction of the indication, but any pedestrian who has partly completed crossing during the "Walk" indication should proceed to a sidewalk or safety zone.
C. 
Any pedestrian who fails to obey the directions of a "Don't Walk" signal, as indicated above, shall be guilty of a summary offense and a violation of this article.
Except when authorized by a police officer or other appropriately attired person authorized to direct, control or regulate traffic, it shall be unlawful for any pedestrian to cross the roadway at any of the following streets at the intersection with that street indicated.
Street
Intersection
Direction of Travel
(Reserved)
A. 
It shall be unlawful for any pedestrian:
(1) 
To cross any roadway in a business district within the City except in a crosswalk.
(2) 
To cross the roadway, in any of the following portions of streets in the City, except in a crosswalk:
Street
Between
Main Street
At Cherry Alley
Main Street
At Pine Alley
B. 
Provided that nothing in this section shall permit any pedestrian to cross in a crosswalk at any location where that crossing is prohibited by § 335-86 of this article.
Any pedestrian who violates any provision of this article shall be guilty of a summary offense and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $5 and costs.