Borough of Canonsburg, PA
Washington County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Canonsburg as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Building construction — See Ch. 77.
Brush, grass and weeds — See Ch. 85.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 131.
Solid waste — See Ch. 144.
[Adopted 6-11-2001 by Ord. No. 1233]
Every person owning any property within the Borough of Canonsburg which is rented, in whole or in part, to one or more persons for residential purposes shall certify to the Borough Manager a list of lessees and tenants over 18 years of age and their respective addresses on or before March 31 and September 30 of each year. The forms shall be provided by the Borough for the purpose of such registration.
Any person owning any property within the Borough of Canonsburg which is rented to one or more persons for residential purposes who willfully or negligently fails to submit tenant lists as required by § 135-1, above, shall be liable for, in addition to other penalties herein provided, such sums as would have been billed by the Borough if such tenant list had been provided less any sums actually received from such tenants for the fiscal year for which the list was not provided.
Any person who shall violate or fail, neglect or refuse to comply with any of the provisions of this article shall, upon conviction of a summary offense by a District Magistrate, be fined not less than $50 nor more than any losses incurred by the Borough as provided in § 135-2, above, together with the costs of this action, and in default of payment thereof, be committed to the Washington County jail for a period not exceeding 30 days.
The Borough Council may enact reasonable administrative regulations concerning this article by a resolution passed at any regular or special meeting. Said regulations and resolution shall be posted on the Borough Bulletin Board at least 10 days before they become effective.