CODE ENFORCEMENT - ZONING OFFICER
Grass and weeds in excess of 6” is a Borough violation and is a citable offense.
Responsibility extends to grass and weeds at the curb in front of the property.
Grass clippings MUST be cleaned from sidewalk and streets.
Zoning permits required for following:
Cost $50.00 residential $100.00 Commercial
Building a new home
Adding an addition.
New roof structure over deck/patio
In-ground swimming pools
New business includes home based
Building a deck
New fence on the property
Placing a shed on the property
Enclosing a porch or deck
Building Permits enforce the laws that relate to building construction, repair or alteration. The permit system is enforced to protect your health, safety and welfare.
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Homeowners often make risky assumptions about whether or not they should get their utility lines marked, but every digging job requires a call – even small projects like planting trees and
shrubs. The depth of utility lines varies and there may be multiple utility lines in a common area. Digging without calling can disrupt service to an entire neighborhood, harm you and those
around you and potentially result in fines and repair costs. Calling 811 before every digging job gets your underground utility lines marked for free and helps prevent undesired