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JEFFERSON/Noise (00315963).DOC

ORDINANCE NO. 1-11

 

ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 321 OF THE JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL CODE ENTITLED ?NOISE?

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Township Council of the Township of Jefferson, County of Morris, State of New Jersey, that Chapter 321 of the Jefferson Township Municipal Code, entitled ?Noise? is hereby amended as follows:

SECTION I

A.        The following definitions shall be added:

Noise Control Officer.  Means an employee of the municipality trained and currently certified in the measurement of sound, designated and empowered to issue a summons for violation of this Ordinance.  All persons designated shall be certified in noise control activities in accordance with N.J.A.C. 7:29-2.11.

 

Noise Control Administrator.  Means the noise control officer designated as the official liaison with all municipal departments empowered to grant permits for temporary variance.

 

B.         To subsection B(5), there shall be added the following sentence: ?The Township Council may alter the prohibited hours to 11:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. as a condition of an outdoor gathering permit approval in accordance with Chapter 342 of the Municipal Code.?

 

C.                 There is hereby created a new Section 321-7 entitled ?Variance? and Section 321-7 shall now be designated as Section 321-8.  Section 321-7 shall be as follows:

 

Variance.  Any person or entity who believes that as a result of exigent circumstances, a variance is necessary in one or more of the provisions of this Ordinance, said person or entity shall apply to the Noise Control Administrator for a temporary variance.  In the opinion of the Noise Control Administrator, if the exigent circumstances exist, then the Administrator may issue a variance for a temporary period of time, with or without conditions.  All applicants for a variance shall comply with any and all reasonable conditions set forth by the Noise Control Administrator.

 

SECTION II

 

All Ordinances or parts of Ordinances inconsistent with this Ordinance are hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistencies.

SECTION III

If any article, section, subsection, paragraphs, phrase or sentence is, for any reason, held to be unconstitutional or invalid, said article, section, subsection, paragraph, phrase or sentence shall be deemed severable.

SECTION IV

This Ordinance shall take effect immediately upon final publication as provided by law.

                                                                                    COUNCIL OF THE

                                                                                    TOWNSHIP OF JEFFERSON

ATTEST:

 

 

                                                                                                                                               

LORI HARVIN                                                         RICHARD W. YOCUM

Clerk                                                                           President

 

DATED:  February 9, 2011

 

NOTICE

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the foregoing Ordinance was introduced and passed by the Township Council on the first reading at a meeting of the Township Council of the Township of Jefferson, held on the 9th day of February, 2011, and will be considered for a second reading and final passage at a regular meeting of the Township Council to be held on the 2nd day of March, 2011 at 7:00 p.m., at the Municipal Building, located at 1033 Weldon Road, Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey, at which time and place any persons desiring to be heard upon the same will be given the opportunity to be so heard.

 

 

                                                                                                                                                           

LORI HARVIN, Clerk

 


CERTIFICATION

 

I, LORI HARVIN, Clerk of the Township of Jefferson, do hereby certify that the foregoing Ordinance was duly adopted by the Township of Jefferson Council on the 2nd day of March, 2011.

 

 

                                                                                                                                                           

LORI HARVIN, Clerk

 

 

INTRODUCED:          February 9, 2011

 

ADOPTED:                 March 2, 2011

 

RUSSELL W. FELTER, MAYOR

 

 

______________________________

 

DATE AND TIME PRESENTED TO MAYOR FOR SIGNATURE:

 

_________________________________

 

 

 


ORDINANCE NO. 2-11

 

ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 7 OF THE JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL CODE ENTITLED ?ADMINISTRATION OF GOVERNMENT? AND CHAPTER 114 ENTITLED ?RECORDS, PUBLIC ACCESS TO? TO PROVIDE FOR AN AMENDMENT TO POLICE DEPARTMENT FEES

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Township Council of the Township of Jefferson, County of Morris, State of New Jersey, that Chapter 7 of the Jefferson Township Municipal Code entitled ?Administration of Government,? and more particularly Article VIII entitled ?Department of Public Safety,? Subsection 7-39 entitled ?Police Department Fees Established? shall be amended by deleting therefrom subparagraphs A(1), (2), (3), (4), (5) and (6)

BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that Chapter 114 entitled ?Records, Public Access to? and more particularly Subsections 114-8 entitled ?Procedure and Fees, Purchasing Copies of Public Records? by amending the price per page in Subsection A to $0.05 per page; and amending Subsection D entitled ?Police Reports and Photographs? by deleting in its entirety Subsections D(1) and D(2), and in its place and stead shall be the following:

D(1). Police Accident and/or Incident Reports, $0.05 per page plus $5.00 when reports are requested in the mail or other than in person.

 

BE IT FURTHER ORDAINED, that Subparagraph D(3) is deleted in its entirety and in its place and stead shall be the following:

D(3). Photographs.  The actual cost of reproducing said photographs, whether they be black and white or in color, unless the request is for a photostatic copy, in which event the fees shall be in accordance with Subsection (1) herein.


SECTION I

 

All Ordinances or parts of Ordinances inconsistent with this Ordinance are hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistencies.

SECTION II

If any article, section, subsection, paragraphs, phrase or sentence is, for any reason, held to be unconstitutional or invalid, said article, section, subsection, paragraph, phrase or sentence shall be deemed severable.

SECTION III

This Ordinance shall take effect immediately upon final publication as provided by law.

                                                                                    COUNCIL OF THE

                                                                                    TOWNSHIP OF JEFFERSON

ATTEST:

 

 

                                                                                                                                               

LORI HARVIN                                                         RICHARD W. YOCUM

Clerk                                                                           President

 

DATED:  February 9, 2011

 

NOTICE

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the foregoing Ordinance was introduced and passed by the Township Council on the first reading at a meeting of the Township Council of the Township of Jefferson, held on the 9th day of February, 2011, and will be considered for a second reading and final passage at a regular meeting of the Township Council to be held on the 2nd day of March, 2011 at 6:00 p.m., at the Municipal Building, located at 1033 Weldon Road, Lake Hopatcong, New Jersey, at which time and place any persons desiring to be heard upon the same will be given the opportunity to be so heard.

 

 

                                                                                                                                                           

LORI HARVIN, Clerk

 

 

 

 


INTRODUCED:          February 9, 2011

 

ADOPTED:                 March 2, 2011

 

RUSSELL W. FELTER, MAYOR

 

 

______________________________

 

 

DATE AND TIME PRESENTED TO

MAYOR FOR SIGNATURE:

 

_________________________________

 

 


ORDINANCE NO.  3-11

 

ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER 235 OF THE JEFFERSON TOWNSHIP MUNICIPAL CODE ENTITLED ?FEES, GENERAL? AND PROVIDING FEES FOR RECYCLING OF TIRES

 

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Township Council of the Township of Jefferson, County of Morris, State of New Jersey, that Chapter 235 of the Jefferson Township Municipal Code entitled ?Fees, General? is hereby amended by adding the following Subsection:

 

SECTION I

 

§235-16.  Recycling of Tires.  The following fees shall be paid by residents for the recycling of tires at the Township Recycling Center:

 

            Passenger Tires (up to 19?)                 $4.00 per tire

            Passenger Tires (over 19?)                  $7.00 per tire

            Tires with Rims                                   $7.00 per tire

 

SECTION II

 

All Ordinances or parts of Ordinances inconsistent with this Ordinance are hereby repealed to the extent of such inconsistencies.

 

SECTION III

 

If any article, section, subsection, paragraphs, phrase or sentence is, for any reason, held to be unconstitutional or invalid, said article, section, subsection, paragraph, phrase or sentence shall be deemed severable.

 

SECTION IV

 

This Ordinance shall take effect immediately upon final publication as provided by law.

 

                                                                                    COUNCIL OF THE

                                                                                    TOWNSHIP OF JEFFERSON

ATTEST:

 

 

                                                                                                                                               

LORI HARVIN                                                         RICHARD W. YOCUM

Clerk                                                                           President

 

DATED:  February 16, 2011

 


CERTIFICATION

 

I, LORI HARVIN, Clerk of the Township of Jefferson, do hereby certify that the foregoing Ordinance was duly adopted by the Township of Jefferson Council on the 2nd day of March, 2011.

 

 

                                                                                                                                                           

LORI HARVIN, Clerk

 

 

INTRODUCED:          February  16, 2011

 

ADOPTED:                 March 2, 2011

 

RUSSELL W. FELTER, MAYOR

 

 

______________________________

 

DATE AND TIME PRESENTED TO MAYOR FOR SIGNATURE:

 

_________________________________

 

 

 

 

 

 





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