Borough of Bradford Woods, PA
Allegheny County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Bradford Woods 7-13-1920 by Ord. No. 12; amended in its entirety at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Peace and good order — See Ch. 160.

§ 94-1 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
PERSON IN CHARGE OF PROPERTY
An agent, occupant, lessee, contract purchaser or person other than the owner, having possession or control of property in Bradford Woods Borough.
PUBLIC GATHERING
All assemblies of people open to the public, or where the public at large is invited to attend, reasonably anticipated to number more than 100 people for a continuous period of two hours or more, more than 10% of whom will assemble outdoors or in structures specially constructed, erected or assembled for the gathering, whether or not an admission fee is charged. The term "public gathering" shall not include annual gatherings, such as festivals, community functions and family gatherings held on property dedicated to general public assemblage or any performance or exhibition that, in the opinion of Bradford Woods Borough Council, is conducted solely for benevolent or charitable purposes.
SPONSOR
Any natural person, association, partnership, firm, corporation, joint venture or any other legal entity whatsoever who initiates, organizes, promotes, permits, conducts or causes to be advertised a public gathering.

§ 94-2 Application required; bond or deposit.

All persons, whether as individuals, groups or members of any organization and who are residents or nonresidents of the Borough, are required to make application with the Borough and obtain permission from the Borough Council for a public gathering. It shall be in the power and authority of the Council, if in their judgment, to require a deposit of money or a proper bond to keep the peace:
Number of Persons
Reasonably Anticipated
Cash Deposit or
Bond Amount
100 to 200
$500
201 to 500
$1,500
501 or more
$5,000

§ 94-3 Conditions for approval.

Conditions for approval are as follows:
A. 
Sanitary facilities: meet requirements of Allegheny County Health Department.
B. 
Adequate medical services.
C. 
Parking facilities: one parking space for every four persons anticipated.
D. 
Proper directional signage.
E. 
Traffic and crowd control provisions.

§ 94-4 Violations and penalties.

Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this chapter or who shall fail to post a bond shall, upon conviction before the District Justice having jurisdiction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $600, plus costs of prosecution, and, in default of payment of such fine and costs, be subject to imprisonment of not more than 30 days.