Borough of East Greenville, PA
Montgomery County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of East Greenville 7-7-1902. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Garbage and refuse disposal — See Ch. 47.
Nuisances — See Ch. 56.
Peddlers, hucksters and solicitors — See Ch. 64.

§ 71-1 Littering prohibited.

No person shall cast, throw or in any manner deposit handbills, dodgers, posters, circulars, cards, wastepaper, nails, the sweepings from stores, offal from fruit stands, fruit skins, bones or other rubbish upon the streets, pavements, alleys or sidewalks of the borough.[1]
Editor's Note: Original Section 2, which immediately followed this section and which regulated the riding of bicycles in the borough, was omitted during codification as being obsolete.

§ 71-2 Placement of distributed material.

All persons distributing handbills, dodgers, posters, loose circulars and/or other printed matter are required to place the same under doors, in vestibules, on doorsteps or front porches or around doorknobs of residences or other buildings.

§ 71-3 Violations and penalties.

Any person or persons, firm or corporation violating or causing to be violated any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof before any District Justice, be fined in a sum not exceeding $25 and costs of prosecution for each and every violation of the same, and in default of the payment of said fine and costs, shall be imprisoned in the borough lockup or the county prison for a period not exceeding 20 days.