Borough of Greencastle, PA
Franklin County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Greencastle 4-7-1997 by Ord. No. 1997-4. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Bicycles — See Ch. 78.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 138.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 169.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 190.

§ 158-1 Use on sidewalks in commercial districts prohibited.

It shall be unlawful to ride a skateboard, roller skate or roller blade in the Borough of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, on any sidewalk within the Community Commercial (CC) and Highway Commercial (HC) Zoning Districts.

§ 158-2 Unauthorized use on private property prohibited.

It shall be unlawful to ride a skateboard, roller skate or roller blade at any time upon private property within the Borough of Greencastle, Franklin County, Pennsylvania, without the permission of the property owner.

§ 158-3 Definitions.

For purposes of this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
ROLLER SKATE/ROLLER BLADE
A form of skate on which wheels or rollers are mounted for traction either side by side or in line, one behind the other.
SKATEBOARD
A device for riding upon, usually while standing, consisting of an oblong piece of wood, fiberglass, plastic or similar material, mounted on skate wheels.

§ 158-4 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 9-4-2012 by Ord. No. 2012-09]
Any person who shall violate any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of $50 plus costs of prosecution (court costs and reasonable attorney fees). Provided, however, that any person accused of such violation by notice provided to them by a police officer of the Borough of Greencastle may settle and compromise the claim against him or her for such violation by paying the Borough the sum of $25 within 72 hours of such notice being provided to them.