[Adopted 6-6-1955 by Ord. No. 94A]
As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- DISORDERLY CONDUCT
- The willful making or causing to be made of any loud, boisterous and unseemly noise or disturbance to the annoyance of the peaceable residents nearby or near to any public highway or other public place whereby the public peace is broken or disturbed or the traveling shall include:
- A. The racing or backfiring of automobile engines for any purpose other than bona fide testing or repair by a mechanic; and
- B. The screeching of vehicle brakes or tires because of unreasonably rapid acceleration or deceleration or because of driving around curves at unreasonable speeds, where such result is not reasonably required by emergency traffic or mechanical conditions, and regardless of whether any of said acts may or may not endanger persons or property and thereby constitute "reckless driving" under the Vehicle Code.
Editor's Note: See 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 101 et seq.
Any person who shall be convicted before the Mayor or any Magisterial District Judge of this Borough of the commission of disorderly conduct (as herein defined) within this Borough shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not less than $10, or more than $100, for the use of the Borough, and, in default of payment thereof, shall be imprisoned in the Lancaster County Jail for a period not exceeding 30 days.