Borough of Emmaus, PA
Lehigh County
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[Ord. 614, 4/7/1980, §§ 1, 2]
It shall be unlawful for the owner of any animal or any person having the care, custody and control of any animal to permit the same to discharge or deposit any fecal matter upon the property of another without immediately removing said matter and disposing of it in a sanitary manner. The term "property of another" shall be interpreted to include property of the Borough of Emmaus or of any other political subdivision.
It shall be unlawful for the owner or possessor of real property to permit animal fecal matter to accumulate on said property and it shall be the said owner's or possessor's responsibility to remove such matter to prevent any such accumulation from becoming a danger to the public health.
[Ord. 614, 4/7/1980, § 3; as amended by Ord. 675, 11/17/1986]
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this Part 2 shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $300; and/or to imprisonment for a term not to exceed 90 days. Every day that a violation of this Part 2 continues shall constitute a separate offense.