Borough of Sewickley, PA
Allegheny County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Sewickley as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 5-20-1974 by Ord. No. 914 (Ch. 16, Part 2, of the 1996 Code of Ordinances)]
[Amended 4-11-2017 by Ord. No. 1350; 3-10-2020 by Ord. No. 1372]
Rules and regulations for the use of and conduct at the Borough of Sewickley's War Memorial Park on Blackburn Road in the Borough of Sewickley will be established from time to time by resolution of Borough Council.
[Amended 4-20-1974 by Ord. No. 943; 4-18-1983 by Ord. No. 1023; 2-19-1996 by Ord. No. 1159; 4-11-2017 by Ord. No. 1350]
Reservation of park shelters must be made in advance of the date for the intended use by securing a permit for such use. All requests for such a permit must be made by filing a War Memorial Park shelter rental application with the Borough Manager at 601 Thorn Street, Sewickley, PA 15143, and accompanying said application with such fees as are applicable to the person, group or entity intending to use the park shelter in an amount as established from time to time by resolution of Borough Council.
[Amended 2-19-1996 by Ord. No. 1159]
Violation of the rules and regulations shall be punishable, upon conviction, by payment of costs of prosecution and a fine of not more than $600 plus costs and, in default of payment of said fine and costs, to a term of imprisonment not to exceed 30 days.
Editor's Note: Original § 203, Application for permits, was repealed 4-11-2017 by Ord. No. 1350. This ordinance also provided for the renumbering of original §§ 204 and 205 as §§ 203 and 204.
[Amended 3-10-2020 by Ord. No. 1372]
The Police Department is herewith specifically charged with the duty and responsibility and obligation of enforcing the rules and regulations as established from time to time by resolution of Borough Council.
[Adopted 9-16-1996 by Ord. No. 1163 (Ch. 16, Part 3, of the 1996 Code of Ordinances)]
The following rules and regulations be and the same are hereby established and adopted by the Borough Council for use and conduct at the Chadwick Street and Maple Lane Playgrounds:
Grass areas must not be used for roadways, parking or for other purposes which may injure or destroy the turf or landscaping.
Trees, shrubs, hedges, berries, wildflowers or other flowers must not be picked, cut, broken or injured in any way whatsoever.
Buildings, fences, fountains, benches, facilities or signs must not be damaged or defaced in any way.
Paper, rubbish, glass bottles or any refuse whatsoever must not be scattered but must be deposited in receptacles provided for that purpose.
Lotteries or other gambling or games of chance, drunkenness, disorderly or indecent conduct and profane or offensive language are prohibited.
The park will not be used for cleaning or polishing of automobiles.
The sale of tickets or any commodities by groups is prohibited without authorization of the Borough Manager.
Dogs or other domesticated animals must be on a leash or under control by person or persons responsible.
Fires may not be built or allowed anywhere in the park other than in stoves or fireplaces provided for that purpose. No person shall throw away or discard any lighted match, cigar or cigarette in the park.
Public meetings, assemblages or parades may not take place within park limits without the permission of the Borough Manager.
No person or persons whatsoever may sell or offer to sell any article or service for hire within the limits of the park or set up therein any stand or booth for such purpose or distribute or display handbills, cards or advertisements for any nature whatsoever unless duly authorized to do so by the Borough Manager.
Picnics will be allowed only on locations provided for that purpose. Persons holding picnics shall clean up and place all wastepaper and other refuse in receptacles provided for that purpose.
No person shall under any circumstances loiter or remain in the park between 10:00 p.m. and sunrise without the permission of the Borough Manager.
Organized sport associations shall provide a certificate of insurance naming the Borough of Sewickley as an additional insured in an amount as required by the Borough.