[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Canonsburg as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 8-11-1997 by Ord. No. 1211; amended in its entirety 8-10-2015 by Ord. No. 1322]
An amendment to provide for the upgrade of the standard of maintenance by reference to the BOCA National Property Maintenance Code, fifth edition, to the IPMC Code -year 2015.
Editor's Note: Ordinance No. 1211 was formerly included as Ch. 131, consisting of § 131-1, Adoption of standards by reference (adopting the 1996 BOCA National Property Maintenance Code), and § 131-2, Additions, insertions and changes. Said sections were eliminated by Ord. Nos. 1307 and 1322; see § 131-1, below.
Former §§ 131-1 and 131-2 are now to be eliminated and the IPMC Code, latest 2015, shall be herein substituted.
The Canonsburg Borough Code Enforcement Officers may permit reasonable variations where practical conditions exist or dictate variations where public health and safety are not jeopardized.
[Adopted 12-12-2011 by Ord. No. 1311]
An amendment to the Borough General Code No. 1285 to provide for violation and fines concerning excessive growth of grass, future snow removal, or accumulation of garbage and other nuisance violations throughout the Canonsburg Code.
In the enforcement, if any of the penalties already provide in the Code of the Borough as spelled out herein, the Code Enforcement Officer shall utilize a citation notice in a form approved by the Borough notifying the person responsible as to the violation and providing that person an opportunity to remedy said violation within five days of the date of the notice and to impose a fine not to exceed $50 payable to the Borough without the necessity of a court proceeding and the imposition of attorney fees and court cost.