Township of Manheim, PA
York County
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[Ord. 20, 11/7/1974, § 1; as amended by Ord. 8/7/1976, § 1]
In accordance with the provisions of § 1156 of Article XI of the Second Class Township Code, as amended, no railroad or street railway shall hereafter be constructed upon any Township road, nor shall any railroad or street railway crossings, nor any gas pipe, water pipe, electric conduits, or other piping, be laid upon or in, nor shall any telephone, telegraph, or electric light or power poles, or any coal tipples or any other obstructions be erected upon or in any portion of a Township road except under such conditions, restrictions and regulations relating to the installation and maintenance thereof as may be prescribed in permits granted by the Township for such purpose, and any construction or building of a driveway or street correction by any corporation, partnership or individual shall in the future require a permit to be secured by such applicant in accordance with § 307 (driveways) of the Zoning Ordinance [Chapter 27] of Manheim Township, York County, Pennsylvania.
[Ord. 20, 11/7/1974, § 2]
The application for a permit shall be on a form prescribed by the Township and submitted to the Township in triplicate. The application shall be accompanied by a fee in accordance with the Schedule of Fees set forth by the Department of Transportation for Highway Occupancy Permits and Restoration Charges. In addition, the applicant shall submit three copies of a sketch showing such dimensions as the location of the intended facility, width of the traveled roadway, right-of-way lines and a dimension to the nearest intersecting street.
[Ord. 20, 11/7/1974, § 3]
A permit shall be issued to the applicant after all the aforementioned requirements have been filed.
[Ord. 20, 11/7/1974, § 4]
Upon completion of work, the applicant shall give written notice to the Township.
[Ord. 20, 11/7/1974, § 5]
Upon completion of the work authorized by the permit, the Township shall inspect the work and, when necessary, enforce compliance with the conditions, restrictions and regulations prescribed by the permit. Where any settlement or defect in the work occurs, if the applicant shall fail to rectify any such settlement or other defect within 60 days after written notice from the Township to do so, the Township may do the work and shall impose upon the applicant the cost thereof, together with an additional 20% of such cost.
[Ord. 20, 11/7/1974, § 6; as amended by Ord. 46, 2/5/1998]
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provisions of this Part, upon conviction thereof in an action brought before a district justice 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 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 Part continues or each Section of this Part which shall be found to have been violated shall constitute a separate offense.