Borough of Manor, PA
Westmoreland County
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[Ord. 571, 3-15-2017]
1. 
The following are established as the unmetered parking lots operated by the Borough:
Lot
Location
Maximum Parking Period
Days
Hours in Operation
Manor Park
Brush Street
During daylight only
All
Sunrise to sunset, unless closed
Mount Manor Park
Gregory Drive
During daylight only
All
Sunrise to sunset, unless closed
Municipal building lot
44 Main Street
All day
All
All day, unless closed
Sandy Hill Road lot
Sandy Hill Road
All Day
All
Sunrise to sunset, unless closed
2. 
The above are the only established unmetered parking lots operated by the Borough. It shall be unlawful for any person to park a vehicle or to allow a vehicle to remain parked in any other parking lot or parking area on property owned, leased or operated by the Borough unless otherwise authorized or permitted by this Part or by other proper action of the Borough Council.
[Ord. 571, 3-15-2017]
1. 
The Borough Council, at its discretion, may provide, at convenient and suitable locations in one or more of the unmetered parking lots or in any other parking lot or parking area on property owned, leased or operated by the Borough, reserved parking spaces for handicapped, reserved parking spaces for Borough vehicles and reserved parking spaces for authorized vehicles; and shall designate those spaces by appropriate signs.
2. 
It shall be unlawful and a violation of this Part for any person to park in any such reserved parking space for the handicapped any vehicle, unless that vehicle bears or displays either a handicapped registration plate, a handicapped parking placard, a disabled veteran registration plate, or a disabled veteran placard; provided, all provisions, requirements and restrictions contained in the other sections of this Part shall apply to vehicles lawfully parked in reserved parking spaces for the handicapped.
3. 
It shall be unlawful and a violation of this Part for any person to park in any such reserved parking space for Borough vehicles or reserved parking spaces for authorized vehicles; provided, all provisions, requirements and restrictions contained in the other sections of this Part shall apply to vehicles lawfully parked in reserved parking spaces for Borough vehicles and authorized vehicles.
[Ord. 571, 3-15-2017]
1. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to park a vehicle or to allow a vehicle to remain parked in any unmetered parking lot:
A. 
For longer than the maximum parking period time prescribed by § 15-701.
B. 
At any time when the lot is not in operation and is closed to public use.
[Ord. 571, 3-15-2017]
1. 
The unmetered parking lots established by § 15-701 shall be only for the use of:
A. 
Municipal vehicles of the Borough and designated authorized vehicles, regardless of class, kind or registered gross vehicle weight;
B. 
Licensed passenger cars, licensed passenger vans, licensed pickup trucks and/or vehicles up to but not exceeding 11,000 pounds registered gross vehicle weight; and
C. 
Except as set forth in Subsections A or B, above, it shall be unlawful for any person to park or leave any other kind or class of vehicle or any vehicles exceeding 11,000 pounds registered gross vehicle weight; or any trailer or equipment, in any such lot at any time.
[Ord. 571, 3-15-2017]
1. 
Every vehicle parked in an unmetered parking lot shall be parked wholly within the spaces, locations or areas marked or identified for permitted vehicles, and shall be parked headed into the parking space. It shall be unlawful for any person:
A. 
To park a vehicle.in a space, location or area not authorized for parking.
B. 
To park a vehicle otherwise than as required by this section.
C. 
To park a vehicle elsewhere than in an authorized space, location or area, including, but not limited to, the access and exit driveways and turning and maneuvering spaces.
[Ord. 571, 3-15-2017]
1. 
The parking spaces, locations or areas in the unmetered parking lots shall be available for parking on a permitted basis only. The Borough Council is hereby authorized to establish by resolution, and from time to time, a rental fee for various periods of time and types of vehicles. The rental fee shall be paid in advance to the Borough for the use of the Borough.
2. 
The Borough reserves the right to change any unmetered parking lot, or part of an unmetered parking lot, to a rental or metered parking lot or to rental or metered parking spaces, locations or areas.
[Ord. 571, 3-15-2017]
Any person who violates any provision of this Part shall be guilty of a summary offense; and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $50 and costs; provided, it shall be the duty of the police officers and of parking enforcement personnel of the Borough to report to the appropriate official all violations of any provision of this Part, indicating, in each case, the section violated; the license number of the vehicle involved in the violation; the make, model or other description of the vehicle involved in the violation, the location where the violation took place; and any other facts that might be necessary in order to secure a clear understanding of the circumstances attending the violation. The police officer or other person making the report shall also attach to or place upon every such vehicle a notice stating that the vehicle was parked in violation of this Part. The notice shall contain instructions to the owner or driver of the vehicle that if he/she will report to the office of the Chief of Police or the office of the Borough Manager and pay the sum of $25 before 3:00 p.m. on the next business day, after the time of the notice, that act will save the violator from prosecution and from payment of the fine and costs prescribed in the first sentence of this section.