Borough of Bridgeport, PA
Montgomery County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Bridgeport 2-1-1965 by Ord. No. 273, approved 2-1-1965 (Ch. 104 of the 1975 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Curfew — See Ch. 218.
Loitering — See Ch. 339.
Noise — See Ch. 353.
Disorderly conduct is hereby prohibited within the Borough of Bridgeport.
Any person who shall be guilty of any act, word or conduct causing or tending to cause a disturbance of the peace and good order of the Borough; or causing or tending to cause any danger, discomfort or annoyance to any of the inhabitants of the Borough or users of the Borough thoroughfares; or who shall willfully make any loud, boisterous or unseemly noise or disturbance; or who shall fight or quarrel or incite others to fight or quarrel; or who shall publicly make use of obscene or indecent language; or who shall loaf or loiter or congregate upon any of the public streets or alleys or public grounds in the Borough of Bridgeport to the annoyance of peaceable residents nearby or traveling upon any street or alley or being lawfully upon any of the public grounds in the Borough, whereby the public peace is broken or disturbed or the traveling public annoyed, shall be guilty of disorderly conduct.
[Amended 2-3-1970 by Ord. No. 317, approved 2-3-1970; 8-12-1975 by Ord. No. 419, approved 8-15-1975; 3-14-1989 by Ord. No. 507, approved 3-14-1989]
Any person who shall be convicted of a violation of any of the provisions of this chapter before any Magisterial District Judge shall be punishable by a fine of not more than $1,000 and costs of prosecution or by imprisonment in the county jail for a term not to exceed 30 days, or by both such fine and imprisonment. The continuation of such violation for each successive day shall constitute a separate offense, and the person or persons allowing or permitting the continuation of the violation may be punished as provided above for such separate offense.