Township of Leet, PA
Allegheny County
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[Ord. 260, 3/11/1996, § 15-601]
In order to facilitate the movement of traffic and to combat the hazards of snow and ice on the snow emergency routes named in § 15-603 of this Part, the Police Chief, in his discretion, may declare a snow and ice emergency (designated in this Part as a "snow emergency"). Information on the existence of a snow emergency shall be given by the Township through radio, newspaper or other available media, and information on the termination of the emergency may be given by use of the same media.
[Ord. 260, 3/11/1996, § 15-602; as amended by Ord. 2015-02, 3/9/2015, § I]
1. 
After any snow emergency is declared, it shall be unlawful, at any time during the continuance of the emergency, for any person:
A. 
To park a motor vehicle or to allow that vehicle to remain parked anywhere on any snow emergency route designated in § 15-603 of this Part.
B. 
To drive any motor vehicle on any such snow emergency route, unless that vehicle is equipped with snow tires or chains.
C. 
To park any motor vehicle in any cul-de-sac within the Township.
[Ord. 260, 3/11/1996, § 15-603]
The following are designated as snow emergency routes:
Street
Between
(Reserved)
[Ord. 260, 3/11/1996, § 15-604; as amended by Ord. 2015-02, 3/9/2015, § II; and by Ord. 2016-01, 3/14/2016]
1. 
If, at any time during a period of snow emergency declared under § 15-601 of this Part, a person shall park a motor vehicle or allow a motor vehicle to remain parked anywhere upon a snow emergency route, that person shall be guilty of a violation of this Part, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $50 and costs.
2. 
If, at any time during a period of snow emergency declared under § 15-601 of this Part, a person shall drive a motor vehicle upon a snow emergency route, without having that vehicle equipped with snow tires or chains, that person shall be guilty of a violation of this Part, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $50 and costs.
3. 
If at any time during a period of snow emergency declared under § 15-601 of this Part, a person shall park a motor vehicle in any cul-de-sac in the Township, that person shall be guilty of a violation of this Part, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $25 and costs.