Maybe they pass laws such as this to address real problems. In the time that I have lived in this area, the closest I have come to seeing a real horse in Tarentum has been at the pony rides at the Tarentum Fest (blocks away from any parking meters).
Tarentum: Horses are not to be tied to parking meters.
Doesn't this law seem overly strict? It strikes me as far more draconian than than the law in Florida:
If an elephant is left tied to a parking meter, the parking fee has to be paid just as it would for a vehicle.Perhaps in Tarentum elephants would be ok, but horses can't even be tied when the parking fee is paid!
Anyhow, imagine how I felt when I saw the following sight: