Town of Brentwood, MD
Prince George's County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Town Council of the Town of Brentwood 2-7-1972 as Secs. 4, 12 and 14 of Ord. No. III of the Ordinances of the Town of Brentwood (Ch. 133 of the 1986 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Bicycles, motorcycles and play vehicles — See Ch. 35.
Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 55.
Littering — See Ch. 143.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 184.
Destruction of public property — See Ch. 200.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 305.
No person or persons shall cause or permit any vehicle to pass upon or over any sidewalk in the Town of Brentwood, except at designated driveways or other access points. This restriction shall not apply to children's bicycles and play vehicles.
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
Unless express permission is given by the Mayor and Town Council, no person, firm or corporation shall cut, break or remove any curb, gutter or sidewalk or dig, fill or excavate in any street or roadway over which the Town of Brentwood exercises control. Likewise, without express permission of the Mayor and Council, no vehicle or machinery having lugs or cleated wheels shall be drawn, driven or operated on or over any of the streets or thoroughfares of the Town of Brentwood.
No person, persons, firm or corporation shall place or cause to be placed any barrier, obstruction or barricade in or across any public sidewalk, street, highway or thoroughfare, except as may be necessary in the interest of public safety for excavations, construction work or other emergency situations.
[Added 3-16-1987[1]]
It shall be the duty of every person in charge or control of any building, whether residential or commercial, or parcel of land located in the Town fronting or abutting on a paved public sidewalk, whether as owner, tenant, occupant or otherwise, within 24 hours after the ceasing to fall of any snow or sleet, to remove and clear away or cause to be removed or cleared away all snow or sleet from the sidewalk in front of or abutting on said building or parcel of land. When ice is formed on the sidewalk so that it cannot be removed, it shall be kept sprinkled with ashes, salt, sand or like material. It shall be unlawful to fail, neglect or refuse to comply with this section.
Violations of this section shall be punishable as an infraction, with the fine set by the Mayor and Town Council.
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).