Borough of Elizabethtown, PA
Lancaster County
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[Ord. 365, 8/19/1958, § 1]
No person or persons shall destroy or injure in any way whatsoever, or tamper with or deface, any public property of the Borough of Elizabethtown, or any grass, walk, lamp, ornamental work, building, streetlight, fire hydrant or water or gas stop box in any of the streets, alleys, parks or other public grounds in the Borough of Elizabethtown.
[Ord. 365, 8/19/1958, § 2]
No person or persons shall in any manner whatever interfere with or meddle with or pull, drive, change, alter or destroy any stake, post, monument or other evidence of any elevation, grade, line, location, corner or angle in the Borough of Elizabethtown made, place or set, or hereafter made, placed or set or caused to be done by the authorities of the Borough in any survey of or in any street, alley or public ground in the Borough, to evidence the elevation, line, grade, location, corner or angle of any public street, alley, sidewalk, curb, gutter, sewer or other public works, matter or thing.
[Ord. 365, 8/19/1958, § 3]
No person shall willfully or maliciously destroy or remove or deface or obliterate or cover up any lamp, warning sign or barricade erected by the authorities of the Borough or by any person, firm or corporation doing work by permission of the authorities of the Borough, on any of the streets, alleys, sidewalks or bridges in the Borough, as a warning of danger.
[Ord. 365, 8/19/1958, § 4]
No person shall take any earth, stone or other material from any of the streets, alleys, parks or other public grounds in the Borough.
[Ord. 365, 8/19/1958, § 5]
This Part shall not apply to normal activities in connection with the construction, maintenance and repair of streets, alleys, sidewalks and public grounds and structures and fixtures located thereon, or to incidental results of work thereon or therein upon permit from or by authority of the Borough.
[Ord. 365, 8/19/1958, § 6; as amended by Ord. 829, 11/15/2001]
Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this Part shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $600 plus costs and, in default of payment of said fine and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed 30 days; provided the fact that a violator has been penalized, after hearing, as herein provided, shall not preclude the Borough or other injured party from taking proper legal action to recover damages resulting from such violation.