Ordinances

Ordinance Directory

Act 90-2010

On May 11, 2016, Ordinance 633, Act 90 0f 2010 was adopted by Ashland Borough Council.

Summary:

An ordinance of Ashland Borough authorizing the denial of permits and approvals in accordance with Act No. 90-2010 for serious code violations and to further authorize the recovery of costs and penalties, including attorneys fees for the abatement or prevention of serious code violation by an action in court to the full extent allowed by that Act while preserving all remedies to the recovery, prevention, abatement or restraint of code violations under other statutes and ordinances.

Download the Act 90 of 2010 Ordinance 


Quality of Life

On April 8, 2015, Ordinance 633, Quality of Life Ordinance was adopted by Ashland Borough Council.

Summary:

An ordinance adopting the quality of life and regulations of maintenance of properties, littering, improper storage of trash and rubbish, storage of inoperable/non-registered vehicles, vendor operations without permits, and accumulation of snow and ice that contribute to the deterioration of property values and general disorder in a community; providing for a ticketing process and setting penalties for violations, and establishing a ticket process in the Borough of Ashland.

The quality of life and community pride of the citizens of the Borough are negatively impacted by the occurrences and existence of these activities. Recognizing these are community problems, the purpose of this Ordinance is to promote the health, safety and general welfare of the Borough by helping to create a clean environment for the citizens of the Borough.

Residents and Property Owners are encouraged to download using the link below and read the information pertaining to this ordinance.

Download the QUALITY OF LIFE ORDINANCE


Landlords and Rental Property Owners

On February 12, 2014, Ordinance No. 627, Rental Property Ordinance was adopted by Ashland Borough Council. Rental Property Owners/Landlords are encouraged to download below and read the information pertaining to this ordinance.

  Download the Rental Ordinance

Download the Rental Property Registration Form