Township of Aleppo, PA
Allegheny County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Township of Aleppo 7-9-1991 by Ord. No. 158. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Building construction — See Ch. 135.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 343.
The Township Commissioners or any officer or employee designated thereby are hereby authorized to designate and assign house numbers for dwellings and structures situated in the Township of Aleppo. Upon the formal designation of a house number, each property owner shall be advised in writing as to the said designation.
Each property owner shall cause to be erected, visible in either direction from the roadway serving said property, a sign of letters or numbers or a combination of letters and numbers, at least three inches in height, on a contrasting background, indicating the mailing address of said property identifying said property.
Said sign shall be clearly visible in adverse weather conditions and at night by light produced by low-beam headlights.
This chapter shall become effective immediately, and each property owner shall have 30 days immediately to comply with the terms hereof after assignment of a house number.
Any properties not numbered at this time shall be numbered upon development with the approval of the Planning Commission.
The Township Commissioners or any officer or employee designated thereby for the purpose is hereby authorized to give written notice, by personal service or by United States mail, to the owner of any premises whereupon the street number at the premises is not posted in violation of the provisions of this chapter, directing and requiring such owner to post a street number so as to conform to the requirements of this chapter within 15 days after issuance of such notice. In case any owner shall neglect, fail or refuse to comply with such notice within the period of time stated herein, the Township authorities may post a street number on the premises and collect the cost thereof, together with any additional penalty authorized by law, from such owner in the manner provided by law.