Ralph Chiappetta, Ellwood City’s code enforcement officer reminds residents of the snow removal ordinance:
1988 Code § 12-3091) (Ord. 2396. Passed 7-17-06.)
Bookmark674.04 SNOW AND ICE ON SIDEWALKS.
(a) Removal of Snow and Ice by Owner, Occupant or Tenant. The owner, occupant or tenant of every property upon or alongside any street in the Borough shall remove or cause to be removed, from all sidewalks in front of or alongside of such property, all snow or ice fallen or formed thereon, within twenty-four hours after the same has ceased to fall or form. No snow or ice removed or shoveled from sidewalks shall be placed or thrown in or on the streets and alleys of the Borough. However, the owner of the property shall be responsible for conforming to the requirements of this section where that property is occupied by the owner or is unoccupied; the tenant or occupier thereof shall be responsible where the property is occupied by the tenant or occupier only; and the owner shall be responsible where the property is a multiple-business or multiple-dwelling property, occupied by more than one tenant or occupier.