Borough of Paulsboro, NJ
Gloucester County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Paulsboro as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Fire prevention — See Ch. 34A.
Garbage and rubbish — See Ch. 38.
Lot maintenance — See Ch. 42.
Nuisances — See Ch. 44.
Rental property — See Ch. 59B.
Article I Adoption of Standards

§ 54-1 Adoption of Property Maintenance Code.

§ 54-2 Code amendments.

§ 54-3 Additions, insertions and changes.

§ 54-4 Unoccupied building provisions.

Article II Abandoned Property and Buildings Unfit for Habitation, Occupancy or Use

§ 54-5 Definitions.

§ 54-6 Enforcement.

§ 54-7 Procedure to secure structure.

§ 54-8 Standards.

§ 54-9 Noncompliance; administrative fee; lien.

§ 54-10 Determination that property is abandoned; nuisance.

§ 54-11 Abandoned property list; notice to owner of record; challenge by owner.

§ 54-12 Request for additions to abandoned property list.

§ 54-13 Sale of tax lien on abandoned property; remediation costs.

§ 54-14 Removal of property from list of abandoned properties; remediation.

§ 54-15 Property deemed not abandoned; criteria; certification of abandonment.

§ 54-16 Acquisition of tax sale certificate for abandoned property; action to foreclose right of redemption.

§ 54-17 Special tax sale; criteria for bidders.

§ 54-18 Expedited action to foreclose right of redemption.

§ 54-19 Transfer of possession and control of abandoned property to Borough.

§ 54-20 Borough rehabilitation of property; submission of plan to court.

§ 54-21 Borough exercise of rights to further rehabilitation and reuse of property; designation of qualified rehabilitation entity.

§ 54-22 Petition for reinstatement of control and possession by owner.

§ 54-23 Obligations of owner prior to grant of petition.

§ 54-24 Procedure of Borough seeking to gain title to property; authorization to sell; proceeds.

§ 54-25 Authority of Public Officer to place lien on property; remedies.

§ 54-26 Eminent domain proceedings; establishment of fair market value.

Article III Registration and Maintenance Requirements

§ 54-27 Purpose and intent.

§ 54-28 Definitions.

§ 54-29 Applicability.

§ 54-30 Establishment of registry.

§ 54-31 Registration of abandoned real property.

§ 54-32 Maintenance requirements.

§ 54-33 Security requirements.

§ 54-34 Public nuisance.

§ 54-35 Violations and penalties; schedule of civil penalties.

§ 54-36 Inspections for violations.

§ 54-37 Additional authority.

§ 54-38 Opposing or obstructing enforcement officer; penalty.

§ 54-39 Immunity of enforcement officer.