Borough of Waterford, PA
Erie County
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[Adopted as indicated in section histories]
[Adopted 4-9-1928[1]]
The highways described below are hereby established as through highways, and the operator of every vehicle or tractor upon approaching any such highway at any intersection thereof (except for such intersections where there are now or shall hereafter be located official traffic signals) shall come to a full stop, within a reasonable distance, before entering any such through highway.
Name of Highway
Limits
High Street
From Boyd's grove north to the Borough line
State Highway LR 25013 (Cherry Street)
[Added 3-7-1955]
From Station 951/52 to Station 991/50
State Highway LR 25056 (Third Street)
[Added 3-7-1955]
From Station 0/0 to Station 39/44
Walnut Street
From Boyd's grove north to the Borough line
[1]
Editor's Note: The original violations and penalties provisions of this ordinance, which appeared at the end of said ordinance, were repealed at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). See now § 260-3, Violations and penalties.
[Adopted 11-9-1942; amended 10-4-1965 by Ord. No. 6-1965; 7-5-1966 by Ord. No. 7-1966; 8-4-1969 by Ord. No. 2-1969; 10-6-1969 by Ord. No. 3-1969; 5-11-1970 by Ord. No. 1-1970; 9-22-1971 by Ord. No. 3-1971; 10-1-1973 by Ord. No. 2-1973; 10-6-1975 by Ord. No. 2-1975; 1-19-1976 by Ord. No. 2-1976; 10-1-1979 by Ord. No. 3-1979; 7-12-1982 by Ord. No. 1-1982; 10-5-1987 by Ord. No. 4-1987; 5-14-1990 by Ord. No. 1-1990; 9-13-1993 by Ord. No. 1-1993; 10-11-1993 by Ord. No. 2-1993; 8-14-1995 by Ord. No. 1-1995; 10-9-1995 by Ord. No. 3-1995; 6-10-1996 by Ord. No. 3-1996; 12-3-2001 by Ord. No. 7-2001[1]]
The intersections described below are hereby established as stop intersections, and official stop signs shall be erected in such a position upon the first-named highway as to face traffic approaching the second-named highway in the direction or directions indicated. All vehicles and tractors approaching any such intersection upon the first-named highway, in the direction or directions indicated in each case, shall come to a full stop, within a reasonable distance, before entering any such intersection.
Stop Sign on
Direction of Travel
At Intersection of
Cherry Street
North and South
East First Street
Cherry Street
South
East First Alley
Chestnut Street
East and West
Benson Road
Circuit Street
East and West
Chestnut Street
East Fifth Street
4-way
Cherry Street
East Fifth Street
4-way
Chestnut Street
East Fifth Street
4-way
East Street
East First Street
4-way
Chestnut Street
East Fourth Street
East
East Circuit Street
East Fourth Street
East and West
East Street
East Second Street
East
East Street
East Second Street
4-way
Chestnut Street
East Street
4-way
East Sixth Street
Fifth Street
West
Walnut Street
Hazel Street
North
Fourth Street
Hazel Street
North and South
Second Street
Hazel Street
North and South
Third Street
High Street
North
Circuit Street
Sixth Street
West
Walnut Street
Sixth Street
4-way
Cherry Street
Sixth Street
4-way
Chestnut Street
Third Street (LR 25056)
West
Cherry Street (LR 25013)
Walnut Street
3-way
West First Street
West Circuit Street
North
Sedgwick Road and West Fourth Street
West Fourth Street
West
West Circuit Street and Sedgwick Road
West Street
North
Third Street
[1]
Editor's Note: Original Section 2, Penalties, of Ord. No. 7-2001 was repealed at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). See now § 260-3, Violations and penalties.
[Adopted 5-2-1938]
The speed limit for both directions of traffic along the streets or parts thereof described in this section is hereby established at the rate of speed indicated in said schedule. It shall be unlawful for any person to drive a vehicle at a higher speed than the maximum prescribed for that street or part of a street.
Name of Street
Speed Limit
(mph)
Location
Hazel Street
[Added 8-2-1976 by Ord. No. 4-1976]
15
From West First Street to Lake LeBoeuf
Highway Route No. 84
35
From Station 354/38 to Station 393/71
Main Street
[Added 7-8-2002 by Res. No. 1-2002[1]]
25
Entire length
[1]
Editor's Note: By Res. No. 1-2002, the Borough requested that the state reduce the speed limit from 35 mph to 25 mph on that portion of Route 19 (Main Street) located within the Borough limits.
[Adopted 12-8-1969 by Ord. No. 4-1969[1]]
The speed limit for vehicular traffic within school zones shall be 15 mph during the time when school is in session, and also during the time when students are going to and returning from school. The following are hereby declared school zones:
Street
Location
High Street
From Ninth Street north to northern boundary of Fort LeBoeuf Junior-Senior High School property
[1]
Editor's Note: Original Section IV of this ordinance, regarding penalties, was repealed at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). See now § 260-3, Violations and penalties.
[Added 8-7-1950]
It shall be unlawful for any person to drive any vehicle in or on any street or streets that have been barricaded for the reason that the street is being repaired or resurfaced. It shall be the duty of the Borough officials or employees to see that all barricaded streets have signs erected at each end of that portion of any street or highway affected in accordance with the Vehicle Code of Pennsylvania.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: See 75 Pa.C.S.A. § 101 et seq.