THE CORPORATION OF THE TOWNSHIP OF MACHAR

 

BY-LAW NO. 14-93

 

Being a by-law to prohibit the depositing

of snow on any highway or bridge of the

Township of Machar

 

 

WHEREAS Section 314(1) of the Municipal Act of the Province of Ontario, being chapter 303, Revised Statutes of Ontario, 1980 as amended, empowers municipalities to prohibit or regulate the obstructing, encumbering, injuring or fouling of highways or bridges within the limits of the municipality.

 

NOW THEREFORE the Council of the Corporation of the Township of Machar hereby enacts as follows:

 

1: No person shall deposit or cause to be deposited any snow or ice upon any

portion of any highway or bridge located within the territorial limits of the

Corporation of the Township of Machar.

 

2: No person shall move snow within any road allowance intended for vehicular

and pedestrian traffic in the Township of Machar from one side of the cleared

portion of the road allowance to the other side of the road allowance.

 

3: No person shall relocate snow within any road allowance intended for

vehicular or pedestrian traffic in the Township of Machar in such a manner as

to encroach on the cleared portion of the road allowance or which would result

in the obstruction of normal visibility for safe movement of vehicular and

pedestrian traffic on the road allowance.

 

4: No person shall move snow from private property or Township property on to

any road allowance in the Township of Machar which is adjacent to other

property owners.

 

5: Every person who contravenes any provision of this by-law is guilty of an

offence and, upon conviction, is liable to a fine as provided for in the

Provincial Offences Act.

 

 

READ a first and second time this 25th day of October 1993.

 

 

 

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Reeve

 

 

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Clerk-Treasurer (Deputy)

 

READ a third time and finally passed this 8th day of November 1993.

 

 

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Reeve

 

 

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Clerk-Treasurer (Deputy)

 

 

SCHEDULE OF OFFENCES

 

 

Column 1 Column 2 Column 3 Set Fines

(includes costs)

 

 

1. Deposit snow on highway Section 1 $103.75

or bridge

 

2. Move snow across road allowance Section 2 $103.75

 

3. Relocate snow and obstruct Section 3 $103.75

visibility

 

4. Move snow from private property Section 4 $103.75

onto road allowance