Town of Blackstone, MA
Worcester County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Annual Town Meeting of the Town of Blackstone 3-28-1953 by Art. 35, as Section XIV of the Revised Bylaws; amended in its entirety 4-24-1982 ATM by Art. 28. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
Additional regulation of fences — See Ch. 123, § 123-20B.
Anyone choosing to erect or to maintain a fence or barrier across a driveway or other visible access usable by road vehicles shall ensure that such barrier is clearly visible. Barriers inherently difficult to see, such as those made of a single strand of chain, cable or similar material, shall be made easily visible by brightly colored attachments of at least 1/2 square foot in area per six linear feet of barrier.
Failure of a property owner to render a fence or barrier visible to the satisfaction of the Police Chief within 30 days of written notice of noncompliance shall be subject to a penalty of up to $50 per day thereafter.