[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Glen Rock 12-13-1971 by Ord. No. 763 as Ch. VII, Sec. 7-6, of the 1971 Revised General Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Fees — See Ch. 101.
No person shall keep, maintain, operate or possess any vending machine in a public street, roadway, sidewalk, easement or right-of-way without first obtaining a license from the borough.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- VENDING MACHINE
- Any device, machine or equipment or piece of mechanical or electrical equipment which upon the insertion of a coin or token into a slot or place on the machine, device or equipment results in dispensing or making available to the user a product of any type.
[Amended 12-19-1994 by Ord. No. 1240]
A separate application for each place at which a vending machine shall be located or operated shall be filed by the owner with the Borough Clerk. The license shall not be transferable, but the licensee may remove a licensed vending machine and substitute another machine in lieu thereof.
The licensee shall cooperate at all times with the Health Inspector, Chief of Police, Zoning Officer, Borough Clerk or other borough officers or officials when requested to do so to obtain information or knowledge which will enable them to safeguard the health, welfare and safety of the public as the same may be affected in any way by the vending machines.
Vending machines kept, maintained, operated or possessed by any religious, charitable, benevolent, fraternal or nonpecuniary association or a volunteer fire company, rescue squad or other similar association not incorporated or formed for profit must obtain a license as required in this chapter, but are exempted from the license fee requirements of this chapter.
No licensed vending machine shall be located in a public street, roadway, sidewalk, easement or right-of-way so as to obstruct or impede the use by the public of the area where so located.
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction, be punishable by any combination of the following: a fine not exceeding $1,000, imprisonment for a term not exceeding 90 days or a period of community service not exceeding 90 days.