[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Avalon as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Smoking Prohibited in Borough Building
[Adopted 5-17-2006 by Ord. No. 1306]
The following words, when used in this article, shall have the following meanings ascribed to them:
- BOROUGH BUILDING
- The new Borough Building located at 640 California Avenue, including but not limited to the vestibule, Council Chambers, the administrative offices and/or any other offices and/or conference rooms, the kitchen and/or lunchrooms, the tax office, the rest rooms, the hallways and/or stairwells, and the police station, including the garages and showers.
- This includes, but is not limited to, a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe, and/or other smoking device.
Smoking is strictly prohibited within the Borough building.
Smoking is permitted only outside the confines of the building's walls.
[Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I)]
Any person who violates or permits a violation of this article shall, upon being found liable therefor, pay a fine of not more than $600, plus court costs and reasonable attorneys’ fees incurred by the Borough in the enforcement proceedings. If the penalty is not paid, the Borough shall initiate a civil action for collection in accordance with the Pennsylvania Rules of Civil Procedure. Each day a violation exists shall constitute a separate offense, and each section of this article that is violated shall also constitute a separate offense. In addition to or in lieu of enforcement under this section, the Borough may enforce this article in equity in the Court of Common Pleas of Allegheny County.