Ordinances of the Borough are consistent with the laws of the Commonwealth, and they are designed to protect the rights, safety, and comfort of citizens.  Articles X and XXXIII of The Borough Code of Pennsylvania provides for the creation of ordinances, disposition of fines, penalties and costs for any violation or failure to comply with any provision of any Borough ordinance.  A violation of local ordinances shall constitute a summary offense. Ordinances are available for public review from the Borough Secretary. Citizens with issues regarding ordinances should formally address council at a regular meeting. 

State Laws Governing Municipalities

The Borough Code – The Code is the law providing governance and management capabilities to the Commonwealth’s boroughs.

All Pennsylvania Municipal Codes

The Pennsylvania Code