[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Borough Council of the Borough of Gibbsboro 11-27-1973 by Ord. No. 73-11 (Ch. 175 of the 1982 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Abandoned vehicles — See Ch. 385.
It shall be unlawful for any person to operate any type of unlicensed motor-driven vehicle or conveyance, including but not necessarily limited to snowmobiles, two-wheel motor vehicles known as "minibicycles, trail bicycles and motor scooters" and four-wheel vehicles commonly known as "carts," upon any public property or Borough-owned land in the Borough of Gibbsboro, New Jersey.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- BOROUGH-OWNED LAND
- Includes all parks, recreation areas, ballparks, lake areas, storage facilities, garage areas, Board of Education property and any and all other Borough-owned or publicly owned land and premises.
- PUBLIC PROPERTY
- Includes all streets, sidewalks, easements or any other areas dedicated or commonly used for vehicular or pedestrian traffic.
The operation of said motor-driven vehicle as defined in § 392-1 is additionally prohibited upon private property, unless the operator of said motor-driven vehicle has in his possession an express written permission to operate said vehicle on said private property by the owner of said property.
It shall be unlawful to operate any unlicensed motor-driven vehicle as defined in § 392-1 in a manner so as to create loud, unnecessary or unusual noise so as to disturb or interfere with the peace and quiet of other persons.
It shall be unlawful to operate any unlicensed motor-driven vehicle as defined in § 392-1 in a careless, reckless or negligent manner so as to endanger the safety of any person or the property of any person.
It shall be unlawful for the parent, guardian or any person having the care, custody or control of any child under the age of 18 years to permit such child to operate a motor-driven vehicle in violation of the terms of this chapter.
It shall not be unlawful for any employee of this Borough to operate motor-driven vehicles as defined in § 392-1 for the purpose of maintaining, repairing or doing any public work within the scope of his employment.