NOTICE AND SUMMARY OF PROPOSED ORDINANCE
Notice is hereby given that the Borough Council of the Borough of Trafford, Allegheny and Westmoreland Counties, Pennsylvania, intends to consider for enactment, a Quality of Life Ordinance. The following is a summary of the proposed Ordinance:
AN ORDINANCE OF THE BOROUGH OF TRAFFORD, COUNTIES OF WESTMORELAND AND ALLEGHENY, COMMONWEALTH OF PENNSYLVANIA, DESIGNATED AS THE “QUALITY OF LIFE ORDINANCE” GOVERNING CERTAIN PROPERTY MAINTENANCE VIOLATIONS, INCLUDING THE ACCUMULATION AND DISPOSAL OF WASTE, GARBAGE AND RUBBISH; PROHIBITING THE STORAGE OF UNREGISTERED, UNLICENSED, INOPERATIVE OR DISASSEMBLED MOTOR VEHICLES; PROHIBITING THE OUTDOOR PLACEMENT OF INDOOR FURNITURE; REQUIRING THE CUTTING OF HIGH WEEDS, GRASS OR VEGETATION; REQUIRING THE TIMELY REMOVAL OF SNOW AND ICE FROM SIDEWALKS; REQUIRING PROPER STORAGE CONTAINERS FOR WASTE AND GARBAGE; PROVIDING FOR ENFORCEMENT OF VIOLATIONS OF THIS ORDINANCE, INCLUDING THE ABATEMENT OF THE VIOLATION, ASSESSMENT OF DIRECT AND INDIRECT COSTS OF CLEANUP, FINES, AND ESTABLISHMENT OF A TICKET PROCESS.
The Borough Council intends to take action on the proposed Ordinance, and to consider any and all other business as may properly come before Council, at its duly scheduled meeting, to be held on February 2, 2021, at 7:00 P.M., in the Markosek Council Chambers, Trafford Borough Building, 414 Brinton Avenue, Trafford, Pennsylvania or at such time thereafter as Council deems appropriate. Copies of the proposed ordinance may be requested from or viewed, by appointment, at the borough office at the above address between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Notice is also given that if you are a person with a disability and wish to attend the meeting scheduled as stated above, and require an auxiliary aid, service, or other accommodation to participate in the proceedings, please contact the borough at (412) 372-7652 to discuss how the Borough of Trafford may best accommodate your needs.