Township of Bloomfield, NJ
Essex County
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[Adopted 4-16-2001 by Ord. No. 01-11 (Ch. 192, Art. VII, of the 1987 Code)]
It shall be unlawful for any person to:
Loiter in or upon any street or public place or in or about any public building so as to interfere with the free and unobstructed use thereof by the public.
Utter or make any loud, indecent, abusive and offensive language or noise in or upon any street or public place or in or about any public building.
Engage in any game of chance for money or other valuable thing in or upon any public street or public place.
Make any indecent exposure or exhibition of any kind or commit any disturbance or breach of peace in or upon any street, avenue or place, public or private, in the Township.
Disturb, by any violent, obscene, abusive or threatening language or indecent behavior of any kind, any lawful congregation or assembly of any kind or description in any place or building within the Township.
No person shall make or assist in making any riot, noise or disturbance in any house, shop, store or any other place, public or private, within the Township.
No person shall keep or maintain a disorderly house or a house of ill fame in the Township.
No person shall allow or permit his or her house, shop, store or other place to be used, frequented or resorted to by riotous or disorderly persons, prostitutes, gamblers, vagrants or mendicants.
Editor's Note: Former § 404-17, Intoxication, was repealed 9-15-2008 by Ord. No. 08-33.
No person shall drink, consume or cause to be consumed any alcoholic beverage; or have in his or her possession any unsealed alcoholic beverage container with any alcoholic beverage therein upon public sheet, sidewalk, right-of-way, avenue, pathway, park, playground, recreation area or any other public place or upon any land owned or occupied by the Township of Bloomfield or upon outdoor facilities owned or operated by the Township of Bloomfield.
Nothing in this section shall be construed to prevent or prohibit the otherwise lawful consumption of alcoholic beverages at a block party for which a permit has been granted by the Township of Bloomfield.
[Amended 5-5-2008 by Ord. No. 08-18]
Any person who violates any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished as provided in § 1-15 of this Code.