City of Linwood, NJ
Atlantic County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Linwood as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
[Adopted 11-9-1983 by Ord. No. 11-1983]

§ 209-1 Sounding of whistles or horns prohibited.

No railroad company shall sound a locomotive whistle or horn operated by steam, air or electricity within the City limits of the City of Linwood.

§ 209-2 Construal of provisions.

Nothing contained herein shall be construed to limit, restrict or otherwise detract from the obligation of railroad companies to comply with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 48:12-57.

§ 209-3 Ringing of engine bell.

Nothing contained herein shall be construed to limit or restrict the obligation of a railroad company to continuously ring an engine bell weighing not less than 30 pounds when approaching a grade crossing of a highway and beginning at a distance of at least 300 yards from the crossing and continuing until the engine has crossed such highway, within the City limits of the City of Linwood.

§ 209-4 Utilization of flagmen at grade crossings.

Nothing contained herein shall be construed to prohibit a railroad from utilizing flagmen or other personnel to participate in grade crossings by locomotive engines within the City limits of the City of Linwood.

§ 209-5 Violations and penalties.

For every violation of this article, the company operating such railroad, upon conviction, shall pay a fine of $100. Each incident at each crossing shall be deemed to be a separate violation.