Prospect Borough
Local Ordinances

 

ANIMAL ORDINANCE


It shall be unlawful for the owner of any dog or dogs to allow or permit such dog or dogs to run at large in the Borough of Prospect.

 *Please see the attached Ordinance for Definitions, Regulations, Exceptions, Enforcement, Penalties, etc. (PDF format)
 

BURNING ORDINANCE


This Ordinance states that all such burning takes place between the hours of 9:00AM to 9:00PM, Monday through Saturdays,
ONLY!

*Please see the attached Ordinance for Definitions, Regulations, Exceptions, Enforcement, Penalties, etc. (PDF format)
 

NOISE ORDINANCE

 


Noise limitations; General, Musical Instruments, Noise from Premises, Equipment Noise, Noise in Handling Refuse Cans, Noise in Vicinity of Hospitals, Schools and Churches, Unlawful to Keep Noisy Animals, Noise by Peddlers, Use of Horns and Other Devises on Vehicles, Public Events, Vehicles.

 *Please see the attached Ordinance for Definitions, Regulations, Exceptions, Enforcement, Penalties, etc. (PDF format)
 

STORAGE OF PERSONAL NUISANCES

 


Motor vehicle nuisances prohibited.  Storage of nuisances prohibited.  

*Please see the attached Ordinance for Definitions, Regulations, Exceptions, Enforcement, Penalties, etc. (PDF format) 
 

SIDEWALK OBSTRUCTIONS ORDINANCE


This Ordinance states that residents are responsible for keeping sidewalks clear during inclement weather.  Grass, leaves or other debris is not to be thrown, mowed or swept into the streets for any reason.  PLEASE keep our storm sewers free of debris.

The owner, occupant or tenant of every property fronting upon or alongside any street in the Borough, shall remove or cause to be removed from all sidewalks fronting upon or alongside that property, all snow and ice, within 24 hours after the snow or ice has ceased to fall or to be formed upon the sidewalk. 

*Please see the attached Ordinance for Definitions, Regulations, Exceptions, Enforcement, Penalties, etc. (PDF format) 
 

WEEDS AND VEGETATION ORDINANCE


The accumulation of heavy undergrowth and/or vegetation which would impair the health and/or safety of the neighborhood; not shall they permit any trees, plants or shrubbery, or any portion thereof, to grow on their property and which constitute a safety hazard to pedestrian and/or vehicular traffic. 

*Please see the attached Ordinance for Definitions, Regulations, Exceptions, Enforcement, Penalties, etc. (PDF format)
 

A copy of the Borough Code of Ordinances Book is located at:

 Prospect Community Library
357 Main Street
Prospect, PA 16052

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