[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Springfield: Article I, 2-13-1974 by Ord. No. 634. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Residency Requirements
[Adopted 2-13-1974 by Ord. No. 634
[Amended 7-11-1984 by Ord. No. 726]
Any nonresident of the township who is subsequently employed as a township policeman shall, within six months after the date of employment, reside within a ten-mile radius of the intersection of Paper Mill Road and Cheltenham Avenue, Wyndmoor, Pennsylvania. A map showing the boundary lines of this ten-mile area shall be retained in the office of the Township Manager.
Extensions to the six-month residency rule may be granted by resolution of the Board of Commissioners when good and sufficient reason for such extension is filed by the policeman with the Township Manager. In no case, however, shall extensions be granted beyond one year from the date of the policeman's employment.