Township of White, PA
Indiana County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of White as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Animals — See Ch. 88.
Subdivision and land development — See Ch. 275.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 295.
[Adopted 5-26-1976 by Ord. No. 847]

§ 189-1 Vehicle use.

It shall be unlawful for any person to operate any motorized vehicle upon any of the lands owned by the Township of White and maintained and operated for recreational purposes except as operated by personnel engaged in the maintenance work on the said premises.

§ 189-2 Firearms.

No person shall discharge any firearms upon any land owned by the Township of White and held and operated for recreational purposes.

§ 189-3 Alcohol and/or illegal drug use.

No person shall have in their possession or consume alcoholic beverages or habit-forming drugs upon any land owned by the Township of White and held and operated for recreational purposes.

§ 189-4 Violations and penalties. [1]

Any person violating any of the provisions of this article, upon conviction thereof in an action brought before a Magisterial District Judge 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 less than $25 nor 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 article continues or each section of this article which shall be found to have been violated shall constitute a separate offense.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
[Adopted 9-25-2002 by Ord. No. 981]

§ 189-5 Hours for general public.

All park properties owned by White Township shall be closed to the general public during the hours of dusk to dawn daily, except where authorized by the Board of Supervisors.

§ 189-6 Signage.

All park properties shall be posted with signage that informs that general public of the hours of operation of the public parks.

§ 189-7 Violations and penalties.

Any person violating any provisions of this article shall, upon summary proceeding brought in the name of the Township before any Magisterial District Judge, be fined upon conviction in an amount of not less than $50 nor more than $500, or in default thereof be sentenced and committed to the Indiana County Jail for a period not exceeding 10 days and directed to pay the costs of prosecution.