Township of Hatfield, PA
Montgomery County
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A. 
On the following bridges and streets or parts of streets, by authority granted by § 4902(a) of the Vehicle Code,[1] it shall be unlawful for any person or persons to drive any vehicle or combination having a gross weight in excess of the maximum prescribed below for that bridge or street or part of street, as the case may be:
Name of Street or Bridge
Between
Maximum Gross Weight
Maple Street Bridge
[Added 11-30-2011 by Ord. No. 633]
Full length
31 tons for noncombinaiton vehicles; 36 tons for combination vehicles
Walnut Street Bridge
[Added 10-27-2010 by Ord. No. 611; amended 12-15-2010 by Ord. No. 616; 11-30-2011 by Ord. No. 633]
Full length
23 tons for noncombination vehicles; 30 tons for combination vehicles
[1]
Editor's Note: See 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 101 et seq.
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall be prosecuted under § 4902(a) and (g)(1) of the Vehicle Code, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $150 plus $150 for each 500 pounds, or part thereof, in excess of 3,000 pounds over the maximum allowable weight, and costs.
A. 
On the following bridges and streets or parts of streets, by authority granted by § 4902(a) of the Vehicle Code,[1] it shall be unlawful for any person to drive any vehicle or combination in violation of the size restrictions prescribed below for that bridge or street or part of street:
Name of Street or Bridge
Between
Restrictions
Clymer Road
[Added 3-10-2010 by Ord. No. 598]
--
Over 40 feet in length
Line Lexington Road
[Added 3-10-2010 by Ord. No. 598]
Pa. Route 309 and Pa. Route 463
Over 40 feet in length
Trewigtown Road
[Added 3-10-2010 by Ord. No. 598]
Pa. Route 309 and Line Lexington Road
Over 40 feet in length
[1]
Editor's Note: See 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 101 et seq.
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall be prosecuted under § 4902(a) and (g)(1) of the Vehicle Code, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $75 and costs.
A. 
By reason of hazardous traffic conditions and other safety factors, by authority granted by § 4902(b) of the Vehicle Code,[1] it shall be unlawful for any person to drive any vehicle or combination in violation of the restriction prescribed below for that bridge or street or part of street:
Name of Street or Bridge
Between
Restrictions
Maple Avenue Bridge
--
5 ton
[1]
Editor's Note: See 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 101 et seq.
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall be prosecuted under § 4902(b) and (g)(1) of the Vehicle Code, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not less than $25 and not more than $100 and costs.
A. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to drive a vehicle other than a passenger car on any of the following streets or parts of streets; provided that nothing in this section shall prohibit any person from driving an emergency vehicle on any of those streets or parts of streets, or from driving on any of those streets or parts of streets a truck or other commercial vehicle making local deliveries to or pickups from premises located along that street or part of a street:
Name of Street
Between
Cindy Lane
Cowpath Road to Georgia Lane
Georgia Lane
Schwab Road to street cul-de-sac terminus
Lenhart Road
Bethlehem Pike (Route 309) to Cowpath Road (Route 463)
Trewigtown Road
Bethlehem Pike (Route 309) to Line Lexington Road
Walnut Street
Bethlehem Pike (Route 309) to Norman Avenue
Walnut Street
Cowpath Road (Route 463) to Reading Railroad tracks
B. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine as specified in the Vehicle Code.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 101 et seq.