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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Stockertown at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES

Open burning — See Ch. 91.

Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 98.

Nuisances — See Ch. 147.

Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 209.



§ 177-1 Adoption.

A certain document, three copies of which are on file in the office of the Borough Secretary of the Borough of Stockertown, being marked and designated as the International Property Maintenance Code, 2006 edition, as published by the International Code Council, be and is hereby adopted as the Property Maintenance Code of the Borough of Stockertown, in the State of Pennsylvania for regulating and governing the conditions and maintenance of all property, buildings and structures; by providing the standards for supplied utilities and facilities and other physical things and conditions essential to ensure that structures are safe, sanitary and fit for occupation and use; and the condemnation of buildings and structures unfit for human occupancy and use, and the demolition of such existing structures as herein provided; providing for the issuance of permits and collection of fees therefor; and each and all of the regulations, provisions, penalties, conditions and terms of said Property Maintenance Code on file in the office of the Borough of Stockertown are hereby referred to, adopted, and made a part hereof, as if fully set out in this chapter, with the additions, insertions, deletions and changes, if any, prescribed in § 177-2 of this chapter.

§ 177-2 Revisions.

The following sections are hereby revised:

Section 101.1. Insert: "The Borough of Stockertown."
Section 103.5. Insert: "as adopted by resolution of the Borough Council from time to time."
Section 106.3. Change "misdemeanor" to "summary offense."
Section 302.4. Insert: "10 inches."
Section 304.14. Insert: "April 1 to October 31."
Section 602.3. Insert: "October 1 to April 30."
Section 602.4. Insert: "October 1 to April 30."

§ 177-3 Repealer.

Ordinance No. 2001-4 of the Borough of Stockertown entitled "Property Maintenance Code" and all other ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict herewith are hereby repealed.

§ 177-4 Construal of provisions.

Nothing in this chapter or in the Property Maintenance Code hereby adopted shall be construed to affect any suit or proceeding impending in any court, or any rights acquired, or liability incurred, or any cause or causes of action acquired or existing, under any act or ordinance hereby repealed as cited in § 177-3 of this chapter; nor shall any just or legal right or remedy of any character be lost, impaired or affected by this chapter.

§ 177-5 Publication.

The Borough Secretary is hereby ordered and directed to cause this chapter to be published.

 

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