Township of Robbinsville, NJ
Mercer County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township of Washington (now Township of Robbinsville) by Ord. No. 96-28 (§ 3-14 of the 2001 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 114-1 Firearms prohibited in designated areas.

[Amended by Ord. No. 99-1; Ord. No. 99-5; Ord. No. 2003-37]
No firearms shall be carried or discharged in any of the geographic areas so designated on the Robbinsville Township Firearm Restricted Area Map, as amended from time to time, which is made part hereof by reference.
A. 
The Firearm Restricted Area Map hereby is amended through the adoption of the map, as prepared by Van Cleef Engineering, as amended, to include the Township soccer fields.
[Amended 6-10-2010 by Ord. No. 2010-21]
B. 
The Firearm Restricted Area Map hereby is amended through the adoption of the map, as prepared by Van Cleef Engineering, to include those areas depicted on the revised map, including Township-owned property from West Manor Way to Spring Garden Road; along Sharon Road; moving the closed area on Woodside Road to add 200 feet northeast of Woodside Road; and closing the area across from the Sharon School northeast to Bresnahan Road and up to the first bridge as designated on the attached map.
C. 
The Firearm Restricted Area Map is hereby amended through the adoption of the map, as prepared by Van Cleef Engineering, to include Township-owned property at the intersection of Woodside Road and Sharon Road, the site of the new high school and adjacent residential areas on the west side of Route 526, the parcel of land on the south side of Hutchinson Road between the Foxmoor Development and the Hamilton Township line, the area 500 feet north of Sharon Road between Woodside Road and Gordon Road, the Ridings and Squires Court Developments. The said map is further revised to open a portion of Block 5, Lots 1, 2, and 3.
D. 
The Firearm Restricted Area Map is hereby amended through the adoption of the map as prepared by Remington, Vernick & Arango Engineers, with a last revised date of May 18, 2010, to include the following Township tax lots and blocks: Block 5, Lots 1, 75, 2.01 and 2.02; Block 9, Lots 1.01, 1, 55, 25.01, 26 – 39, 6.01 – 6.17,5, 4.01 – 4.10, 2, 3, 3.01 and 3.02; Block 9.1, Lots 1–6; Block 10, Lots 1, 2, 3.01, 4, 5.01 – 5.10, 6, 7, 7.01, 7.02, 8.01 – 8.03, 66 – 67; Block 22, Lots 34.01 – 34.05; Block 47, Lots 4.01 – 4.14; Block 47.01, Lots 1 – 14.
[Added 6-10-2010 by Ord. No. 2010-21]

§ 114-2 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
FIREARM
Any gun, shotgun, rifle, air rifle, pistol, revolver or other device from which a shot is fired by explosive force that is normally used for recreational hunting, target practice or skeet shooting.

§ 114-3 Availability of map.

The Firearm Restricted Map shall be available in the Clerk's office and at police headquarters building during regular working hours.

§ 114-4 Exceptions.

This chapter shall not apply to landowners or farmers on leased property who carry and discharge firearms in the process of animal control and in accordance with state law, police or law enforcement officers in connection with their lawful duties, and citizens engaged in defense of their person or property in such manner as may be otherwise provided by law.

§ 114-5 Violations and penalties.

Any person who violates any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to the penalties stated in Chapter 1, Article II, General Penalty.