Township of Peters, PA
Washington County
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[Adopted 4-3-1978 by Ord. No. 181 (Ch. 21, Part 3, of the 1981 Code of Ordinances)]
It shall be unlawful for any person, firm, organization or other entity to deposit, place, divert or otherwise cause to be placed any liquid or particulate matter, including, but not limited to, snow, ice, water, refuse, debris, dirt, grass, or leaves upon any street, road, highway, lane or alley within Peters Township.
[Amended 4-13-1981 by Ord. No. 235[1]]
Any person who violates or permits a violation of this article shall, upon conviction in a summary proceeding brought before a Magisterial District Judge under the Pennsylvania Rules of Criminal Procedure, be guilty of a summary offense and shall be punishable by a fine of not more than $1,000, plus costs of prosecution. In default of payment thereof, the defendant may be sentenced to imprisonment for a term not exceeding 90 days. Each day or portion thereof that such violation continues or is permitted to continue shall constitute a separate offense, and each section of this article that is violated shall also constitute a separate offense.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).