Borough of Dallastown, PA
York County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Dallastown 8-9-1971 by Ord. No. 271. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Solid waste — See Ch. 164.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 212.

§ 208-1 Nuisance declared.

The placing, leaving, abandoning or parking upon private property in the Borough of Dallastown, York County, Pennsylvania, of any motor vehicle or vehicles when such motor vehicle or vehicles, either by reason of their old and dilapidated condition, flat tires, the removal of any parts therefrom from damage by wreck or otherwise, the failure to be properly inspected or for any reason whatsoever cannot be moved or operated under their own power, is hereby declared to be a nuisance. A motor vehicle which has remained on such private property for a period in excess of 30 days under any of the conditions set forth in this section shall be prima facie evidence of abandonment of the motor vehicle.

§ 208-2 Prohibited acts.

No person, firm or corporation shall place, leave, abandon or park or permit to be placed, left, abandoned or parked on private property in the Borough of Dallastown, York County, Pennsylvania, an motor vehicle in the condition or conditions set forth in § 208-1 of this chapter.

§ 208-3 Applicability of regulations.

The provisions of this chapter shall not apply to the placing, leaving, abandoning or parking of a motor vehicle in an enclosed structure.

§ 208-4 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 4-13-1998 by Ord. No. 432]
Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be punishable by a fine of not more than $600, plus costs of prosecution, and in default of payment of such fine and costs by imprisonment for not more than 30 days. Each and every day that any motor vehicle is unlawfully placed, left, abandoned or parked on private property in violation of this chapter shall be considered a separate and distinct offense.