Township of Union, NJ
Union County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Union 12-28-1982 by Ord. No. 3613 (Ch. 118 of the 1986 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]

§ 207-1 Duty of owners or occupants.

The owner or occupant of every dwelling house, store, office building or other building or structure, which now fronts or may hereafter front upon any public street within the Township of Union, shall cause the street number assigned to the property upon which said dwelling house, store, office building or other building or structure is erected to be placed in digital figures as outlined below:
A. 
Dwellings. Street numbers shall be placed in digital figures of at least three inches in height within two feet of the main entrance of said structure facing the street.
B. 
Commercial and industrial. Street numbers shall be placed in digital figures of at least six inches in height within two feet of the main entrance or on the door.
C. 
Where there is more than one occupant in the same numbered building, each street level occupant is to have an alphabetical designation included in the street address.

§ 207-2 Number assignments made by Tax Assessor. [1]

Street number assignments shall be made by the Tax Assessor.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).

§ 207-3 Enforcement.

The enforcement of this chapter shall be vested in the Bureau of Fire Prevention, the Police Department and the Construction Code Official of the Township of Union.

§ 207-4 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 10-28-1986 by Ord. No. 3879; 12-13-1988 by Ord. No. 3998[1]]
Any person, firm or corporation violating the terms of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to one or more of the following: imprisonment in the county jail or in any other place provided by the municipality for the detention of prisoners for any term not exceeding 90 days or by a fine not exceeding $1,250 or by a period of community service not exceeding 90 days, to become effective on the effective date of this section.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).