Borough of Homestead, PA
Allegheny County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Homestead 9-10-2015 by Ord. No. 1242-2015. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Fences, walls and hedges may be permitted in any required yard or along the edge of any yard, provided that no fence, wall or hedge shall exceed three feet in height, or along any front yard or in or along any side yard between the front yard and a line drawn along the rear building line. No fence, wall or hedge shall exceed six feet in height in or along any rear yard or in or along any side yard between the rear lot line and a line drawn along the back building line. A diagram illustrating these requirements shall be maintained on file in the Borough Office for review.
Any person who shall be convicted of violating of failing to comply with the provisions of this chapter before any District Justice shall be punishable by a fine of not more than $50 per offense, together with costs of prosecution, and in default of payment of such fine and costs, said violator shall be subject to imprisonment in the county jail for a term not to exceed 30 days. The continuation of such violation for each successive day shall constitute a separate offense, and the person or persons owning the property may be punished as provided above for each separate offense.