[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Longport 8-16-1989. Amendments noted where applicable.]
There shall be no profitable or bicycle races, foot races, beach races or any similar event without permission of the Board of Commissioners of the Borough of Longport, applied for 30 days prior to said event.
Such proponents and/or organizers of any such event shall indemnify the Borough of Longport with sufficient and proper insurance to be determined by said Board of Commissioners.
The Mayor of the Borough of Longport and/or the Director of Public Safety, who shall be the Commissioner, are the persons hereby authorized to grant such permission.
[Added 12-16-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-16]
All those individuals taking part in the support of a special event within the Borough of Longport shall be required to wear the same high-visibility apparel as public employees are required to wear in accordance with Section 6E.02 of the 2009 Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices, as currently amended, while engaged in support of a special event and in a public right-of-way. Compliance with this requirement shall be enforced by the Longport Police Department who shall also be hereby empowered to remove any person from such traveled portion if not in compliance.
A “Special event” shall mean any event authorized by the Board of Commissioners which will involve individuals engaged in support of an activity which shall take place, at least in part, within a public right-of-way within the Borough of Longport.