Township of Upper Providence, PA
Montgomery County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Supervisors of the Township of Upper Providence 7-3-1972 by Ord. No. 146. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Loitering — See Ch. 112.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 122.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
The act of standing upon or patrolling any public street, sidewalk or any other public place where persons may lawfully assemble, by one or more persons, for the purpose of:
Persuading other persons to cease patronizing, contracting with, employing or leaving the employ of any person or persons; or
Giving publicity to or communicating information regarding the existence, facts or merits of a labor dispute or other controversy.
It shall be unlawful to:
Engage in picketing by force, violence, duress, breach of the peace or threat of any of the foregoing.
Engage in picketing in such a manner as to prevent ingress and egress to or from any premises.
Engage in picketing in such a manner as to obstruct, prevent or interfere with the free or unobstructed use of any public street or sidewalk by other persons.
Engage in picketing other than in a reasonable and peaceful manner.
[Amended 9-17-1990 by Ord. No. 301]
Any person violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be deemed guilty of a summary offense and, upon conviction thereof, shall be fined in an amount not to exceed $600 and, in default thereof, shall be subject to imprisonment not exceeding 30 days.