City of Clifton, NJ
Passaic County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Municipal Council of the City of Clifton 9-20-1983 by Ord. No. 4843-83. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Fire limits — See Ch. 231.
Fire prevention — See Ch. 233.

§ 235-1 Word usage.

Whenever any words and phrases are used in this chapter, the meanings respectively ascribed to them in Subtitle 1 of Title 39 of the Revised Statutes of New Jersey shall be deemed to apply to such words and phrases used therein.

§ 235-2 Parking prohibited.

Pursuant to the authority granted to this municipality by N.J.S.A. 40:48-2.46, no person shall park any vehicle at any time at the following locations, which are hereby designated fire zones:
A. 
Parking lot, Lexington Avenue and Clifton Avenue (Grand Union parking lot): entire width of the front of the building, 162 feet.
B. 
Parking lot, Allwood Road and Broad Street (Grand Union parking lot): entire width of the front of the building, 290 feet.
C. 
Main entrance (Evergreen Manor), Dan Street: from the northeast corner of Dan Street, continuing 22 feet in an easterly direction and from this point continuing 105 feet in a southerly direction.
[Added 11-7-1984 by Ord. No. 4929-84]
D. 
Main entrance, 140 Allwood Road: from the northeast curbline of Allwood Road, continuing 200 feet in an easterly direction.
[Added 12-18-1984 by Ord. No. 4939-84]
E. 
Main entrance, 140 Allwood Road: from the southeast curbline of Allwood Road, continuing 60 feet in an easterly direction.
[Added 12-18-1984 by Ord. No. 4939-84]
F. 
Kip Street: entire width at dead end.
[Added 1-8-1985 by Ord. No. 4949-85]
G. 
Parking area, Clifton Plaza Shopping Center, Route 46 West: beginning at a point at the westerly curbline of the bank drive-in roadway and running approximately 310 feet in a westerly direction.
[Added 4-2-1985 by Ord. No. 4969-85]
H. 
Kip Street: easterly side, beginning at a point 90 feet north of the northeast corner of Clifton Avenue and extending in a northerly direction 110 feet therefrom.
[Added 2-4-1986 by Ord. No. 5050-86]
I. 
Parking area, 265 State Highway No. 3: beginning at the entrance driveway at River Road and continuing westerly along both sides of the roadway located on the southerly property line for a distance of 482 feet then continuing along the southerly side of the aforesaid roadway for a distance of 150 feet.
[Added 10-4-1994 by Ord. No. 5700-94]
J. 
Bradlees Shopping Center (14 Main Avenue): lands occupied and known as "Bradlees Shopping Center" as are more particularly shown, laid down, marked and denoted as "No Parking - Fire Zone" on a certain map, a copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof, and consisting of one sheet, three copies of which have been filed in the office of the City Clerk, which copies are open to public inspection.
[Added 12-5-1995 by Ord. No. 5779-95]
K. 
Colonial Gardens: lands occupied and known as "Colonial Gardens" as are more particularly shown, laid down, marked and denoted as "No Parking - Fire Zone" on a certain map, a copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof, and consisting of one sheet, three copies of which have been filed in the office of the City Clerk, which copies are open to public inspection.
[Added 12-5-1995 by Ord. No. 5779-95]
L. 
Dolly Mount Nursing Home (20 Valley Road): lands occupied and known as "Dolly Mount Nursing Home "as are more particularly shown, laid down, marked and denoted as "No Parking - Fire Zone" on a certain map, a copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof, and consisting of one sheet, three copies of which have been filed in the office of the City Clerk, which copies are open to public inspection.
[Added 12-5-1995 by Ord. No. 5779-95]
M. 
Brighton Road (2, 4 and 6): lands occupied and known as "2, 4, 6 Brighton Road" as are more particularly shown, laid down, marked and denoted as "No Parking - Fire Zone" on a certain map, a copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof, and consisting of one sheet, three copies of which have been filed in the office of the City Clerk, which copies are open to public inspection.  
[Added 12-5-1995 by Ord. No. 5779-95]
N. 
Allwood Mews: Lands occupied and known as Allwood Mews as are more particularly shown, laid down, marked and denoted as "No Parking - Fire Zone" on a certain revised map, a copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof, and consisting of one sheet, three copies of which have been filed in the Office of the City Clerk, which copies are open to public inspection.  
[Added 12-5-1995 by Ord. No. 5779-95; amended 4-7-1998 by Ord. No. 5956-98]
O. 
St. Phillip's Church (797 Valley Road): lands occupied and known as "St. Phillips Church" as are more particularly shown, laid down, marked and denoted as "No Parking - Fire Zone" on a certain map, a copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof, and consisting of one sheet, three copies of which have been filed in the office of the City Clerk, which copies are open to public inspection.  
[Added 12-5-1995 by Ord. No. 5779-95]
P. 
1500 Main Avenue (489 Getty Avenue): lands occupied and known as 1500 Main Avenue as are more particularly shown, laid down, marked and denoted as "No Parking - Fire Zone, on a certain map, a copy of which is attached hereto and made a part hereof, and consisting of one sheet, three copies of which have been filed in the office of the City Clerk, which copies are open to public inspection.  
[Added 12-5-1995 by Ord. No. 5779-95]

§ 235-3 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 6-5-2007 by Ord. No. 6665-07; 7-5-2011 by Ord. No. 6964-11]
Unless another penalty is expressly provided by New Jersey statute, every person convicted of a violation of a provision of this chapter shall be liable to a penalty of not less than $250 nor more than $1,250.

§ 235-4 Signs to be erected.

The Chief of Police is hereby directed to have proper signs calling attention to the provisions of this chapter erected or placed upon said premises.