Township of Robinson, PA
Allegheny County
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[Amended 2-12-1990 by Ord. No. 2-1990]
All new sidewalks and roads shall include two four-foot-wide concrete sidewalks, one on each side of the right-of-way, as shown on Standard 2-1; concrete shall be 4,000 per square inch, three-inch slump ± 1/2 inch, 6% air-entrained, ± 1/% six-pack-mix minimum, except where prior written approval is obtained from the Township Engineer. Construction shall subsequently conform to Standard 2-3; construction maintenance and perpetuity shall be the responsibility of abutting property owners; Township shall not accept dedication of any sidewalks.[1]
Editor's Note: The Standard Details 2-1 and 2-3 and other construction drawings are included at the end of this chapter.
Sidewalks shall be constructed of a minimum four-inch depth of crushed stone and four-inch thickness of concrete (4,000 per square inch, 5% air-entrained) with sealer to prevent deterioration due to use of salt-type deicers. Sidewalks shall be constructed with a single layer of welded wire fabric (6 x 6 W2.9 x W2.9) as shown in Standard 2-3.
[Amended 8-14-1989 by Ord. No. 16-1989]
Any person violating any provision of this article shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $600 and costs or, in default of payment thereof, shall be subject to imprisonment for a term not to exceed 30 days, provided that each violation of any provision of this article and each day the same is continued shall be deemed a separate offense.
In the event of the violation of the provisions of this article by any individual or corporation and when the Township deems it necessary to correct any sidewalks constructed and/or installed contrary to the provisions of this article, the Township may, at its discretion, immediately repair or cause to be repaired or reconstructed any sidewalk, at the expense of the violator thereof, and said expenses shall be collected by the Township in any suit at law for correction of the same. In addition, the Township may institute appropriate action at law or equity to restrain, correct or abate threatened or continued violations of this article.