Township of Plumstead, PA
Bucks County
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§ 4-101 Definition.

[Ord. 10-15-85, 10/15/1985, § 1]
any structure used or intended to be used as a dwelling or place of business.

§ 4-102 Numbering Plan.

[Ord. 10-15-85, 10/15/1985, § 2]
The Township has drawn up a numbering plan for the entire Township and has assigned numbers to all lots and buildings in the Township according to said plan.

§ 4-103 Numbering Required.

[Ord. 10-15-85, 10/15/1985, § 3]
Any building abutting on any street or highway in the said Township shall be numbered by the owner or occupant thereof in accordance with the provisions of this Part within 30 days of the date of written notice by the Supervisors to any said owner or occupier so to do. The said written notice shall specify the number of the building.

§ 4-104 Numbering Regulations.

[Ord. 10-15-85, 10/15/1985, § 4]
The number assigned to any particular building shall be displayed either:
By three-inch high number placed on the building itself if those numbers are readable from the street.
If numbers placed on the building are not readable from the street, then numbers at least three inches in height shall be placed on both sides of the mailbox.
If there is no mailbox, then by placing numbers at least three inches in height on a structure such as a post in a position so as to be easily readable from the roadway.

§ 4-105 Numbers to be Displayed.

[Ord. 10-15-85, 10/15/1985, § 5]
No number shall be displayed upon any building except the number assigned to the building to the Township.

§ 4-106 Penalties.

[Ord. 10-15-85, 10/15/1985, § 6; as amended by Ord. 97-4-15, 4/15/1997; and by Ord. 2004-07, 12/7/2004, § 1]
Any person firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this Part, upon conviction thereof in an action brought before a district justice in the manner provided for the enforcement of summary offenses under the Pennsylvania Rules of Criminal Procedure, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $1,000 plus costs and, in default of payment of said fine and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed 90 days. Each day that a violation of this Part continues of each Section of this Part which shall be found to have been violated shall constitute a separate offense.