[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of Upper Moreland Township as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Brush, grass and weeds — See Ch. 88.
Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 95.
Code enforcement — See Ch. 108.
Construction standards — See Ch. 115.
Contractors — See Ch. 119.
Dust control — See Ch. 125.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 153.
Fumigation — See Ch. 165.
Graffiti — See Ch. 177.
Junkyards — See Ch. 190.
Littering — See Ch. 203.
Nuisances — See Ch. 223.
Portable storage units, dumpsters and construction trailers — See Ch. 240.
Solid waste — See Ch. 279.
Maintenance of streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 290.
Abandoned vehicles — See Ch. 325.
[Adopted 11-13-2018 by Ord. No. 1687]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also provided for the repeal of former Art. I, Adoption of Standards, adopted 4-5-2010 by Ord. No. 1588.
A certain document, three copies of which are on file in the offices of Upper Moreland Township, being marked and designated as the "International Property Maintenance Code, 2015 edition," as published by the International Code Council, be and is hereby adopted as the Property Maintenance Code of Upper Moreland Township, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania, for regulating and governing the conditions and maintenance of all property, buildings and structures; by providing the standards for supplied utilities and facilities and other physical things and conditions essential to ensure that structures are safe, sanitary and fit for occupation and use; and the condemnation of buildings and structures unfit for human occupancy and use, and the demolition of such existing structures as herein provided; providing for the issuance of permits and collection of fees therefor; and each and all of the regulations, provisions, penalties, conditions and terms of said Property Maintenance Code on file in the offices of Upper Moreland Township are hereby referred to, adopted, and made a part hereof as if fully set out in this legislation, with the additions, insertions, deletions and changes, if any, prescribed in § 243-2 of this chapter.
Section 101.1, Title, is amended to insert "Township of Upper Moreland" for the name of the jurisdiction.
Section 103.5, Fees, is amended to state as follows:
Section 112.4, Failure to comply, is amended to insert "100" and "1,000" for the minimum and maximum fine dollar amounts, to state in full:
Section 302.4, Weeds, is amended to insert "12 inches" for the weed or plant growth height limitation to be maintained on premises and exterior property, to state in full:
Section 304.14, Insect screens, is amended to insert "April 1" and "October 30" for the dates contained in the time period during which screens are required, to state in full:
Section 602.3, Heat supply, is amended to insert "October 15" and "April 15" for the dates contained in the time period during which heat is required, to state in full:
Section 602.4, Occupiable work spaces, is amended to insert "October 15" and "April 15" for the dates contained in the time period during which heat is required, to state in full: