Borough of Emmaus, PA
Lehigh County
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[Ord. 675, 11/17/1986; as amended by Ord. 795, 8/15/1994, § 1]
1. 
On the following bridges and streets or parts of streets, by authority granted by Section 4902(a) of the Vehicle Code, it shall be unlawful for any person or persons to drive any vehicle or combination having a gross weight in excess of 10,000 pounds for that bridge or street or part of street, as the case may be:
Street or Bridge
Between
Berger Street
Wenner and Macungie Avenue
Buttonwood Street
Fox and Borough line
Camp Street
Dalton and Glenwood Streets
Dell Street
Dalton and Glenwood Streets
Eagle Street
Dalton and Glenwood Streets
East Main Street
Dalton and Mt. Boulevard
Evergreen Street
Dalton and Borough line
Fernwood Street
Alpine and Borough line
Fox Street
Dalton and Glenwood Streets
Frank Drive
Harris Drive and Macungie Avenue
Franklin Street
North and Seventh Street Circle
Glenwood Street
Mt. Boulevard and Borough line
Harris Drive
Lawrence Drive and Cedar Crest Boulevard
Harrison Street
Dalton and Macungie Avenue
Lawrence Drive
Seventh Street and Little Lehigh Drive
Little Lehigh Drive
Lawrence Drive and Cedar Crest Boulevard
Mt. Boulevard
Dalton and Glenwood Streets
2. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall be prosecuted under Sections 4902(a) and 4902(g-1) of the Vehicle Code, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $150 plus $150 for each 500 pounds, or part thereof, in excess of 3,000 pounds over the maximum allowable weight, and costs. Provided: nothing in this section shall prohibit any person from driving an emergency vehicle on any of those streets or parts of streets or from driving on any of those streets or parts of streets a truck or other commercial vehicle making local deliveries to or pickups from premises located along that street or part of a street.
[Ord. 675, 11/17/1986]
1. 
On the following bridges and streets or parts of streets, by authority granted by Section 4902(a) of the Vehicle Code, it shall be unlawful for any person to drive any vehicle or combination in violation of the size restrictions prescribed below for that bridge or street or part of street:
Street or Bridge
Between
Restriction
(Reserved)
2. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall be prosecuted under Section 4902(a) and Section 4902(g-1) of the Vehicle Code, and, upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of $75 and costs.
[Ord. 675, 11/17/1986; as amended by Ord. 1099, 8/19/2013, § 14]
1. 
By reason of hazardous traffic conditions and other safety factors, by authority granted by Section 4902(b) of the Vehicle Code, it shall be unlawful for any person to drive any vehicle or combination in violation of the restriction prescribed below for that bridge or street or part of street.
[Amended by Ord. No. 1199, 4/6/2020]
Street or Bridge
Between
Restriction
South 2nd Street
South 10th Street
2. 
Any person who violates any provision of this section shall be prosecuted under §§ 4902(b) and 4902(g)(1) of the Vehicle Code, 75 Pa.C.S.A., and upon conviction, shall be sentenced to pay a fine of not less than $75, except that any person convicted of operating a vehicle with a gross weight in excess of a posted weight shall, upon conviction, be sentenced to pay a fine of not less than $150 plus $150 for each 500 pounds, or part thereof, in excess of 3,000 pounds over the maximum allowable weight.