[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of South Waverly 12-5-1983 by Ord. No. 12-5-83. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person shall consume any alcoholic beverage within the limits of the Borough of South Waverly or have in his possession any open alcoholic beverage container with unconsumed alcoholic beverage therein while:
In or on a public street, sidewalk, public parking place, park, playground, school building or grounds or any other public or quasi-public place or in any public conveyance.
In a private motor vehicle while the same is in motion or parked in any public street, public parking lot or other public or quasi-public place.
No person shall discard alcoholic beverage containers upon any public street, lane, sidewalk, public parking lot or public or quasi-public place or upon any private property not his own without the express permission of the owner.
Notwithstanding anything hereinabove contained, the Mayor of the Borough of South Waverly or any legally constituted municipal agency of the Borough, including but not limited to the Chairman of Buildings and Grounds, may issue a permit for the possession or consumption of alcoholic beverages in any designated park or other public place under its jurisdiction at the designated time or times in connection with a special event which shall have been authorized by the Mayor or other legally constituted municipal body or agency having the authority to issue such permits.
[Added 6-2-2010 by Ord. No. 06-02-10-02]
The Borough of South Waverly contracting police force or any other authorized agent shall have the power and duty to enforce the provisions of this chapter.
Editor’s Note: This ordinance also provided for an effective time and date of midnight on 6-30-2010, further providing that the South Waverly Borough Police Department be disbanded at that time contemporaneously with the commencement of police services in South Waverly Borough by Sayre Borough Police Department pursuant to an agreement of 3-1-2010.
Any person who shall violate any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be punishable by a fine of not more than $600 plus costs of such proceedings or by imprisonment in the county jail for a term of not more than 30 days, or both. The continuation of such violation for each successive day shall constitute a separate offense, and the person or persons allowing or permitting the continuation of the violation may be punished as provided above for each separate offense.