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§ 12919. Notice of petition

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated StatutesTitle 11 Pa.C.S.A. CitiesEffective: January 25, 2016

Purdon's Pennsylvania Statutes and Consolidated Statutes
Title 11 Pa.C.S.A. Cities
Part V. Third Class Cities (Refs & Annos)
Chapter 129. Streets
Effective: January 25, 2016
11 Pa.C.S.A. § 12919
Formerly cited as PA ST 53 P.S. § 37919
§ 12919. Notice of petition
(a) General rule.--After a petition has been presented in accordance with section 12918 (relating to petition for opening) and council has determined the adequacy of the petition, but before final enactment of any ordinance enacted pursuant to the petition, notice shall be published in a newspaper of general circulation once a week for three consecutive weeks as required by section 10109 (relating to publication of notices), and handbills shall be posted in conspicuous places along the line of the proposed improvement.
(b) Requirements.--The notice and handbills shall state that:
(1) The petition for the improvement was signed by a majority, in interest and number, of the owners of property abutting the line of the proposed improvement.
(2) Any person interested may provide comments at a public hearing to be held at a date, time and place as stated in the published notice and handbills.
(c) Notice of determination to proceed.--If, after a hearing, council determines to proceed with the consideration of an ordinance pursuant to the petition, it shall publish notice of the ordinance and incorporate reference to any maps or drawing, in accordance with Subchapter A.1 of Chapter 1101 (relating to ordinances).


2015, Nov. 24, P.L. 242, No. 67, § 1, effective in 60 days [Jan. 25, 2016].


11 Pa.C.S.A. § 11018.1 et seq.
11 Pa.C.S.A. § 12919, PA ST 11 Pa.C.S.A. § 12919
Current through 2022 Regular Session Act 40. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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