Township of Bloomfield, NJ
Essex County
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[Adopted 2-16-1988 (Ch. 187, Art. III, of the 1987 Code)]
A. 
No vehicle shall be parked on the streets or parts of streets designated in the schedule attached hereto and made part of this article during the hours and days designated in the schedule unless:
(1) 
The vehicle falls under one of the exceptions to the law.
(2) 
The vehicle is owned or operated on a regular basis by a resident on that street and the vehicle has displayed on its left rear window in such a manner as to be closely examined by an officer a current residential parking permit.
[Added 4-18-1988]
B. 
Exemptions. The following vehicles shall be exempt from this parking permit section:
(1) 
Visitors displaying a visitor parking permit, for a maximum of five days.
(2) 
Contractors and service and delivery vehicles bearing the name and address of a commercial business may park without a permit during the time they are rendering service to a residence within the permit parking area.
C. 
Application for permits.
(1) 
Application for permits, either resident or visitor, under this article shall be made in writing to the Police Department upon such forms as may be provided.
(2) 
An applicant for a parking permit shall provide satisfactory evidence of residence required for the issuance of a permit. Whenever such conditions no longer exist, any person holding such a permit shall surrender the same to the Police Department.
(3) 
It shall be unlawful for any person to represent he/she is entitled to a permit hereunder when he/she is not so entitled, to fail to surrender a permit to which he/she is no longer entitled or to park a vehicle displaying such a permit at any time when the holder of such a permit is not entitled to hold it.
(4) 
Permits issued hereunder shall be valid for as long as the conditions for the issuance of same still exist.
[Amended 2-6-1989]
D. 
Penalty. Any person who violates any provision of this article shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine not exceeding $50, A separate offense shall be deemed committed on each day during or on which a new violation occurs or continues.
E. 
Schedule. Parking by permit only in designated residential areas. In accordance with the provisions in § 393-15, parking by permit only in designated residential areas is effective on the following described streets or portions thereof, between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m.:
[Amended 4-18-1988]
Name of Street
Side
Location
Ampere Parkway
Both
From East Orange line to Beardsley Avenue
Abington Avenue
Both
From Newark line to East Orange line
Baldwin Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
North
From Essex Avenue east to No. 53 Baldwin Street
Baldwin Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
South
From Essex Avenue east to No. 56 Baldwin Street
Beardsley Avenue
Both
From Newark line to Hoffman Boulevard
Benson Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
North
From Essex Avenue east to No. 35 Benson Street
Benson Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
South
From Glen Ridge Township line east to No. 34 Benson Street
Berkeley Avenue
[Added 10-15-2001 by Ord. No. 01-31; repealed 3-4-2002 by Ord. No. 02-08]
Carteret Street
[Added 12-19-1988]
North
From Cleveland Terrace to Glen Ridge line
Cleveland Terrace
[Added 12-19-1988]
Both
From Carteret Street to East Orange line
Comley Place
[Added 1-18-1993]
North
From Essex Avenue east to No. 45 Comley Place
Comley Place
[Added 1-18-1993]
South
From Essex Avenue east to No. 44 Comley Place
Cook Road
[Added 11-3-2010 by Ord. No. 10-39]
Both
From Nutley Line south to Hoover Avenue
Essex Avenue
[Added 1-18-1993]
East
From Bay Avenue south to Benson Street
Farrandale Avenue
[Added 10-15-2001 by Ord. No. 01-31; repealed 3-4-2002 by Ord. No. 02-08]
Florence Avenue
[Added 10-15-2001 by Ord. No. 01-31; repealed 3-4-2002 by Ord. No. 02-08]
Fontaine Avenue
[Added 10-15-2001 by Ord. No. 01-31; repealed 3-4-2002 by Ord. No. 02-08]
Fulton Street
[Added 12-19-1988]
Both
From Carteret Street to East Orange line
Glenwood Avenue
Both
From East Orange line to Willow Street
Halcyon Place
[Added 10-15-2001 by Ord. No. 01-31; repealed 3-4-2002 by Ord. No. 02-28]
Hinrichs Place
Both
From Myrtle Street to John F. Kennedy Drive South
Hoffman Boulevard
Both
From East Orange line to Arlington Avenue
Hoover Avenue
[Added 11-3-2010 by Ord. No. 10-39]
North
From the Garden State Parkway right-of-way east 390 feet
John F. Kennedy Drive South
Both
From East Orange line to Willow Street
Kilmer Court
[Added 5-22-2017 by Ord. No. 17-23]
Both
Entire length of street
LaFrance Avenue
Both
From East Orange line to Floyd Avenue
Laurel Avenue
[Added 12-19-1988]
Both
From Carteret Street to East Orange line
Lenox Terrace
[Added 12-19-1988]
Both
Entire length
Leslie Street
Both
From East Orange line to Abington Avenue
Lewis Street
[Added 2-16-1993]
Both
From Belleville Town line west to Baldwin Place
Lexington Avenue
[Added 10-15-2001 by Ord. No. 01-31; repealed 3-4-2002 by Ord. No. 02-08]
Lincoln Street
[Added 2-16-1993]
Both
From Belleville Town line west to Baldwin Place
Morse Avenue
[Added 12-19-1988]
Both
From Carteret Street to East Orange line
Myrtle Street
Both
From Prospect Street to John F. Kennedy Drive South
Netherwood Terrace
[Added 3-25-2019 by Ord. No. 19-11]
Both
Entire length of street within Bloomfield Township Limits
North Thirteenth Street
[Added 2-21-1989]
West
From No. 69 to No. 81
North Fifteenth Street
[Added 7-14-2014 by Ord. No. 14-29]
Both
From Beardsley Avenue to Bloomfield Avenue
North Fifteenth Street
Both
From East Orange line to Beardsley Avenue
North Sixteenth Street
[Added 7-14-2014 by Ord. No. 14-29]
Both
From Beardsley Avenue to Bloomfield Avenue
North Sixteenth Street
Both
From East Orange line to Beardsley Avenue
North Seventeenth Street
[Added 7-14-2014 by Ord. No. 14-29]
Both
From Beardsley Avenue to Bloomfield Avenue
North Seventeenth Street
Both
From East Orange line to Beardsley Avenue
Oakwood Avenue
[Added 2-16-1993]
Both
From Belleville Town line west to Baldwin Place
Olive Street
Both
From East Orange line to John F. Kennedy Drive South
Osborne Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
North
From Essex Avenue east to Waverly Terrace
Osborne Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
South
From Essex Avenue east to No. 46 Osborne Street
Parkway East
[Added 10-15-2001 by Ord. No. 01-31; repealed 3-4-2002 by Ord. No. 02-08]
Parkway West
[Added 10-15-2001 by Ord. No. 01-31; repealed 3-4-2002 by Ord. No. 02-08]
Pitt Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
North
From Essex Avenue east to No. 49 Pitt Street
Pitt Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
South
From Essex Avenue east to No. 50 Pitt Street
Prospect Street
Both
From East Orange line to Willow Street
Sadler Road
[Added 11-27-2017 by Ord. No. 17-49]
Both
Entire length of street
Thornton Street
Both
From Prospect Street to Westcott Street
Vernon Terrace
[Added 1-18-1993]
North
From Essex Avenue east to No. 35 Vernon Terrace
Vernon Terrace
[Added 1-18-1993]
South
From Essex Avenue east to No. 36 Vernon Terrace
Vesper Place
[Added 10-15-2001 by Ord. No. 01-31; repealed 3-4-2002 by Ord. No. 02-08]
Waldo Avenue
Both
From Ampere Parkway to Hoffman Boulevard
Warren Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
North
From Essex Avenue east to No. 55 Warren Street
Warren Street
[Added 1-18-1993]
South
From Essex Avenue east to No. 58 Warren Street
Warwick Street
Both
From East Orange line to Abington Avenue
Watchung Place
[Added 4-23-2018 by Ord. No. 18-12]
Both
Entire length of street within the Bloomfield Township limits
Weaver Ave
[Added 9-8-2015 by Ord. No. 15-52]
Both
Northern curbline of Oakwood Avenue and running 200 feet north therefrom on both east and west curbline of Weaver Avenue
Westcott Street
Both
From East Orange line to Thornton Street
Willard Avenue
[Added 5-22-2017 by Ord. No. 17-23]
East
Entire length of street
Willow Street
Both
From John F. Kennedy Drive South to Glenwood Avenue
F. 
Schedule. Parking by permit only in designated residential areas. In accordance with the provisions in § 393-15, parking by permit only in designated residential areas is effective on the following described streets or portions thereof, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday:
[Added 9-6-2005 by Ord. No. 05-23; amended 11-7-2005 by Ord. No. 05-36]
Name of Street
Side
Location; Restrictions
Appleton Road
Both
Windsor Place to Glen Ridge line
Ashland Avenue
Both
Washington Street to Maolis Avenue
Arch Street
Both
Entire length
Charles Street
[Added 11-17-2008 by Ord. No. 08-46]
Both
Entire length; 2-hour maximum
Clinton Street
Both
Washington Street to Maolis Avenue
Cross Street
[Added 11-17-2008 by Ord. No. 08-46]
Both
Entire length; 2-hour maximum
Delaware Avenue
[Added 11-17-2008 by Ord. No. 08-46]
Both
Entire length; 2-hour maximum
Ella Street
[Added 11-17-2008 by Ord. No. 08-46]
Both
Entire length; 2-hour maximum
Farrandale Avenue
[Added 11-16-2009 by Ord. No. 09-66]
North
From Florence Avenue to Parkway West; 2-hour maximum
Florence Avenue
[Added 11-16-2009 by Ord. No. 09-66]
West
From Farrandale Avenue to Watsessing Avenue; 2-hour maximum
Fontaine Avenue
[Added 11-16-2009 by Ord. No. 09-66]
East
From Lexington Avenue to Parkway East; 2-hour maximum
Grove Street
[Added 10-19-2009 by Ord. No. 09-62]
West
From Watsessing Avenue running 252 south therefrom; 2-hour maximum
Henry Street
Both
Entire length
Hinrichs Place
Both
From JFK Drive South to Dodd Street
Lexington Avenue
[Added 11-16-2009 by Ord. No. 09-66]
East
From Parkway West to Farrandale Avenue; 2-hour maximum
Linden Avenue
Both
Glenwood Avenue to Glen Ridge line
Myrtle Street
Both
From JFK Drive South to Orange Street and Dodd Street
Second Street
Both
Entire length
Thomas Street
Both
Maolis Avenue to Glen Ridge line
Washington Place
Both
Washington Street to Glen Ridge line
Washington Street
Both
Lackawanna Place to Glen Ridge line
Watsessing Avenue
[Added 10-19-2009 by Ord. No. 09-62]
South
From Grove Street running 869 feet west therefrom; 2-hour maximum
Willow Street
Both
From JFK Drive South to Orange Street
Windsor Place
Both
Thomas Street to Glen Ridge line
G. 
Schedule. Parking by permit only in designated residential areas. In accordance with the provisions in § 393-15, parking by permit only in designated residential areas is effective on the following described streets or portions thereof, between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.
[Added 6-5-2006 by Ord. No. 06-23]
Name of Street
Side
Location
Willow Street
South
Starting at the easterly curbline of John F. Kennedy Drive North and running 300 feet east therefrom
H. 
Schedule. Parking by permit only in designated residential areas. In accordance with the provisions in § 393-15, parking by permit only in designated residential areas is effective for a maximum of two hours on the following described streets or portions thereof, between the hours of 8:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m., Monday through Friday:
[Added 11-17-2008 by Ord. No. 08-46]
Name of Street
Side
Location
Monroe Place
Both
Entire length
Park Place
East
Entire length