Borough of Cresskill, NJ
Bergen County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Cresskill as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Numbering of buildings — See Ch. 89.
Hazardous materials — See Ch. 144.
Shade trees — See Ch. 214.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 263.
Article I General Provisions

§ 230-1 Definitions.

§ 230-2 Waiver of provisions.

§ 230-3 Applicability to real estate developments.

Article II Street Improvements

§ 230-4 Provisions not applicable to work by Borough.

§ 230-5 Permit to construct or improve; application.

§ 230-6 Information required with application.

§ 230-7 Approval of plans by Engineer; fees.

§ 230-8 Terms and conditions of permit.

§ 230-9 Adequate drainage required.

§ 230-10 Formal contract required.

§ 230-11 Work done under supervision of Engineer.

§ 230-12 Required improvements.

§ 230-13 Street signs.

§ 230-14 Acceptance of streets.

Article III Stop-Work Orders and Procedures

§ 230-15 Compliance with plans and specifications; power of Engineer.

§ 230-16 Stop-work orders for contractors; separate offenses.

§ 230-17 Notice to Mayor and Council.

§ 230-18 Hearing on alleged violation; declaration of breach of contract.

§ 230-19 Violators not released from other penalties.

Article IV Contracts and Bonds

§ 230-20 Advertising for bids; awarding contracts.

§ 230-21 Bidders deposit.

§ 230-22 Written contract with successful bidder.

§ 230-23 Surety bond required.

§ 230-24 Defaulting; deposit forfeit.

Article V Street Openings

§ 230-25 Compliance with provisions.

§ 230-26 Exemptions.

§ 230-27 Permit required.

§ 230-28 Application for permits; fees.

§ 230-29 Bond requirements.

§ 230-30 Cash deposits in lieu of bond.

§ 230-31 Retention of bond by Borough.

§ 230-32 Records.

§ 230-33 Restrictions upon opening streets.

§ 230-34 Manner of work; adequate protection.

§ 230-35 Temporary fill and pavement.

§ 230-36 Cleanup.

§ 230-37 Inspection upon completion; release of bond.

§ 230-38 Laying water lines: special consent; hearing upon refusal.

Article VI Improvement Standards

§ 230-39 Plats and maps.

§ 230-40 Street system.

§ 230-41 Blocks.

§ 230-42 Lots.

§ 230-43 Monuments.

§ 230-44 Street grades.

§ 230-45 Private ways.

§ 230-46 Streetlights.

§ 230-47 Shade trees.

§ 230-48 Street signs.

§ 230-49 Dedicatory deeds.

§ 230-50 Sidewalk areas.

§ 230-51 Grading and excavating.

§ 230-52 Drainage.

§ 230-53 New streets and curbs.

§ 230-54 Paving and width of existing streets.

§ 230-55 Pavement.

§ 230-56 Sidewalk materials and width.

§ 230-57 Drains.

§ 230-58 Winter work.

§ 230-59 Protection of work.

Article VII Map Approval

§ 230-60 Compliance prerequisite for acceptance.

§ 230-61 Approval not acceptance of street.

§ 230-62 Streets deemed private until accepted.

§ 230-63 Binding agreement by applicant.

Article VIII Use of Streets

§ 230-64 Encroachments.

§ 230-65 Removal of encroachments.

§ 230-66 Moving buildings: permit required.

§ 230-67 Parades: permits required.

§ 230-68 Storage of materials in streets: permits.

§ 230-69 Cellarways and hoistways: permits.

§ 230-70 Distribution of circulars: permits.

§ 230-71 Signs and billboards.

§ 230-72 Posters and advertisements on poles and trees.

§ 230-73 Defacing public signs.

§ 230-74 Littering.

§ 230-75 Sharp substances in public places.

§ 230-76 Tampering with devices or warming lights.

§ 230-77 Opening manholes.

§ 230-78 Coasting.

§ 230-79 Closing streets; driving on closed streets.

§ 230-80 Poles: permission to erect.

§ 230-81 Manner of stringing wires on poles.

Article IX Sidewalks

§ 230-82 Curb and sidewalk required for new construction.

§ 230-83 Maintenance of sidewalks.

§ 230-84 Repairs.

§ 230-85 Repair of damages.

§ 230-86 Driving on sidewalks.

§ 230-87 Obstructing gutters restricted.

§ 230-88 Obstructing sidewalks.

§ 230-89 Awnings.

§ 230-90 Temporary awnings.

§ 230-91 Driveway permits.

Article X Snow, Ice, Weeds and Grass

§ 230-92 Removal of snow and ice.

§ 230-93 Cutting grass and weeds.

§ 230-94 Removal by Borough.

§ 230-95 Cost to be lien on property.

§ 230-96 Collection of costs.

§ 230-97 Collection of costs addition to other penalties.

Article XI Fees

§ 230-98 Schedule of fees.

Article XII Private Driveways

§ 230-99 Permit required; fees; inspection charge.

§ 230-100 Issuance of permit: conditions.

§ 230-101 Deposit by owner to ensure compliance.

§ 230-102 Inspection of completed work; compliance; return of deposit.

§ 230-103 Work done without permit; penalty.

Article XIII Dumpsters and Other Receptacles for Debris Collection

§ 230-104 Permit required; location of receptacle prior to and after pickup; penalty.

§ 230-105 Permit application; identification numbers and warning devices on receptacles; period of permit validity.

§ 230-106 Fees and deposits.

§ 230-107 Refusal or revocation of permit; emergency removal.

§ 230-108 Applicability.

§ 230-109 Interpretation.