Township of Chester, NJ
Morris County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Chester as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Subdivision of land — See Ch. 113, Part 4.
Litter on streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 149, Art. 3.
Parking on snow-covered streets — See Ch. 161.
Article 1 Obstructions

§ 153-1 Permit required.

§ 153-2 Damaging Township roads.

§ 153-3 Filling of gutters.

§ 153-4 Obstruction of drainage.

§ 153-5 Diversion of water.

§ 153-6 Compliance required; responsibility for expenses of removal and repair.

§ 153-7 Permit required for driveways connecting to Township roads.

§ 153-8 Driveway construction.

§ 153-9 Violations and penalties.

Article 2 Excavations

§ 153-10 Permit required.

§ 153-11 Application for permit.

§ 153-12 Issuance of permits.

§ 153-13 Contents of permit; filing.

§ 153-14 Administrative and professional expenses; escrow; corporate performance guaranty.

§ 153-15 Bonds.

§ 153-16 Insurance.

§ 153-17 Rules and regulations.

§ 153-18 Restoration of surface.

§ 153-19 Emergencies.

§ 153-20 Definitions.

§ 153-21 Modification of permit conditions.

§ 153-22 Violations and penalties.

Article 3 Street Specifications

§ 153-23 Title.

§ 153-24 Purpose.

§ 153-25 Definitions.

§ 153-26 Acceptance of streets.

§ 153-27 Plans.

§ 153-28 Right-of-way.

§ 153-29 General design standards.

§ 153-30 Construction stakes and grade sheets.

§ 153-31 Clearing and grubbing.

§ 153-32 Topsoil.

§ 153-33 Excavation.

§ 153-34 Earth fill.

§ 153-35 Drainage.

§ 153-36 Curbs.

§ 153-37 Gas, electric and telephone utilities.

§ 153-38 Subgrade.

§ 153-39 Pavement.

§ 153-40 Driveway construction within road right-of-way.

§ 153-41 Sidewalks.

§ 153-42 Guide rails.

§ 153-43 Dead-end streets.

§ 153-44 Sight-right areas.

§ 153-45 Establishing vegetation.

§ 153-46 Changes in plans and construction.

§ 153-47 Street and traffic control signs.

§ 153-48 Inspection.

§ 153-49 As-built/record drawings.

§ 153-50 Fee.

§ 153-51 Additional improvements during course of construction.

§ 153-52 Crushed stone vehicle wheel cleaning blanket.

§ 153-53 Fee for driveway construction.

Article 4 Maintenance of Right-of-Way

§ 153-54 Duties of owners, tenants or persons in possession.

§ 153-55 Notice of violating conditions.

§ 153-56 Failure to abate or remediate conditions.

§ 153-57 Violations and penalties.

Article 5 Mailboxes in Rights-of-Way

§ 153-58 Regulations; reimbursement for damages.