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Borough of Essex Fells, NJ
Essex County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Essex Fells 7-28-1958 by Ord. No. 308 (Ch. 15.20 of the 1992 Code); amended in its entirety 4-15-1997 by Ord. No. 97-672. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
For the purposes of this chapter:
BOAT
Any boat and the trailer, if any, used to hold it.
TRAILER or HOUSE OR CAMP CAR
Any vehicle used or intended to be used as a conveyance upon the streets and highways and which, whether self-propelled or non-self-propelled, is so designed, constructed or reconstructed or added to by means of accessories so as to permit the occupancy thereof as a dwelling or sleeping place for one or more persons, and having no foundation other than wheels, jacks or skirtings so arranged as to be integral with or portable by said trailer or camp or house car.
It is unlawful for any person, firm, or corporation to park any trailer, boat, or camp or house car on any street (accepted or unaccepted) within the Borough.
[Amended 4-15-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-949]
It is unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to park or store any trailer, boat, camp or house car on any premises, public or private, within the Borough for any period of more than six hours or on more than one occasion within any period of 30 days, unless the same is parked or stored entirely enclosed within a garage. The penalty for a violation of this section shall be:
A. 
First offense: $100.
B. 
Second offense: $150.
C. 
Third offense: $200.
D. 
Fourth and subsequent offenses: $250.
It is unlawful for any person, firm or corporation to use or permit the use by others of any trailer, boat, or camp or house car as living, dwelling or sleeping quarters within the Borough.
[Amended 11-17-2009 by Ord. No. 2009-878]
Any person, firm or corporation who violates any of the provisions of this chapter shall be punished as provided in Chapter 1, Article III, General Penalty. Each and every day such violation continues shall be deemed a separate and distinct violation.