Borough of Waterford, PA
Erie County
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[Adopted 10-1-1951]
From and after the passage of this article, the Department of Transportation of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania shall be, and the said Department hereby is given, exclusive authority to grant all permits for the opening or tearing up of any part of the improved surface of those certain Borough streets, or parts thereof, which are continuations of state highway routes in the Borough, and for the maintenance of which the Department of Transportation is by law responsible.
Fees for the granting of such permits may be charged by the Department of Transportation of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, according to the standard schedule of fees which may from time to time be adopted.
Any person, firm or corporation opening or tearing up the improved surface of any of the aforesaid streets, or causing or allowing the same to be done for him, them or it, without having first obtained a permit from the Department of Transportation of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, shall, upon summary conviction before a Magisterial District Judge, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $600 and, in addition thereto, the costs of prosecution and the surface restoration costs, and in default thereof, such person or persons, or the executive officer of such corporation, shall undergo imprisonment for not more than 30 days.
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
All fines and restoration charges collected for the violation of this article shall be paid into the State Treasury as provided by law.