Borough of Middletown, PA
Dauphin County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Middletown 12-12-1960 by Ord. No. 407, approved 12-12-1960. Sections 84-1 and 84-2C amended at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Other amendments noted where applicable.]

Trees — See Ch. 247.

§ 84-1

§ 84-2
Additional powers and duties. 

§ 84-1 Creation.

Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).

Pursuant to the Borough Code

Editor's Note: See 53 P.S. § 47721.
and for the purpose of carrying said code into effect, there is created in the Borough a Shade Tree Commission, which Commission shall be appointed by and have all the powers and duties conferred upon it by the Borough Code and any other powers vested by law or proper ordinance.

§ 84-2 Additional powers and duties.

The Shade Tree Commission is directed and authorized:


To cooperate with the Borough Planning Commission.


To use the technical services provided by the Regional Planning Commission to the Borough Planning Commission and such other services to which they may be entitled under the Regional Planning Commission of Greater Harrisburg.


To adopt regulations requiring and controlling the planting, maintenance, removal or replanting of trees within the rights-of-way of all public streets within the Borough of Middletown. No such regulation shall be in force, however, until it has been approved by the Borough Council and enacted as an ordinance.

Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).


To administer the requirements of the land subdivision regulations of the Borough of Middletown requiring and controlling the planting of trees in new subdivisions.

Editor's Note: See Ch. 238, Subdivision of Land.