Borough of Lewisburg, PA
Union County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Lewisburg 3-2-1942 by Ord. No. 201. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Zoning — See Ch. 360.

§ 196-1 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
JUNKYARD
Any place or places, either on public or private property, where worn out, discarded, second hand, rubbish, wood, building material, or scrap material (such as iron, steel, or any metal, rags, paper, automobiles or parts of automobiles) is stored or allowed to accumulate, collect or stand.

§ 196-2 Junkyards prohibited.

It shall be unlawful for any person or persons, firm or corporation, to establish, maintain, conduct or allow any junkyard, either on public or private property, within the limits of the Borough of Lewisburg, Pennsylvania.

§ 196-3 Abatable nuisance.

The establishment, maintenance or conduct of any junkyard within the limits of the Borough of Lewisburg is hereby declared to be a public nuisance and liable to be abated as provided by law.

§ 196-4 Existing junkyards.

Any junkyard heretofore established and now existing and maintained upon any property, either private or public, within the limits of the Borough of Lewisburg is hereby declared to be a nuisance and shall be removed by the owner, lessee or proprietor of such premises.

§ 196-5 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 4-1-1946 by Ord. No. 225; 10-20-1987 by Ord. No. 833]
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $300, and/or to imprisonment for a term not to exceed 90 days. Every week that a violation of this chapter continues shall constitute a separate offense.