Township of Saddle Brook, NJ
Bergen County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Saddle Brook 2-22-1973 as Ord. No. 677. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Brush, grass and weeds — See Ch. 67.
Nuisances — See Ch. 136.
Sanitation — See Ch. 157.

§ 100-1 Construction of terms.

The words "private scavenger" and "private garbage collector" shall apply to any person, firm or corporation which is in the business of collecting and picking up and disposing of in any manner or fashion whatsoever any refuse, garbage, waste materials of any nature or kind, household appliances, building materials, paper or any other material or substance which may be placed at the curb by a property owner for disposal. The descriptions included herein are by way of illustration only and not by limitation.

§ 100-2 Hours of collection.

It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to conduct the business of a private scavenger or a private garbage collector and to commence the collection or pickup of the materials described in § 100-1 earlier than 6:00 a.m., and it shall be unlawful to conduct said business after 6:00 p.m. on the same day.

§ 100-3 Violations and penalties.

Every person convicted of a violation of a provision of this chapter or any supplement thereto shall be liable to a fine of not less than twenty-five dollars ($25.) nor more than two hundred dollars ($200.) or imprisonment for a term not exceeding fifteen (15) days, or both.