Reminder on Street Numbering

Post date: Nov 17, 2018 3:45:22 PM

In case of an emergency, street numbering is critical so that first responders can locate the correct address as quickly as possible. Please refer to what the Southwest Greensburg Borough Code says about the requirements for street numbers:

STREET NUMBERS

10.60 BOROUGH STRUCTURAL NUMBERING REQUIREMENT

Any structure or equivalent dwelling unit to which a street number has been assigned by the United States Postal Authorities or any other governmental agency, shall have said assigned street number so displayed on one structure or structures to which the number refers. The street number shall be displayed in a position on the structure where the numbers would be easily observed and readable from the nearest public roadway/street. All numbers shall be in Arabic figures having a minimum height of three (3) inches and a minimum width of one-half (1/2) inch.

10.61 ENFORCEMENT

The enforcement of these sections shall be granted to the Borough Code Enforcement Officer and any such other person who may, from time to time, be so authorized by Borough Council.