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Borough of Hawthorne, NJ
Passaic County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Municipal Council of the Borough of Hawthorne as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Parks and recreation — See Ch. 350.
[Adopted 8-16-2006 by Ord. No. 1878-06]
As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
Any property owned, leased, controlled, or otherwise utilized by the Borough of Hawthorne, any agency thereof or any organization authorized to utilize such facility by the Borough of Hawthorne or the Board of Recreation thereof as and for recreational activities. Such shall extend to and include areas immediately adjacent to such facilities, including any parking area, driveway or drive aisle. "Recreational facility" shall also mean any property owned, leased, controlled or otherwise utilized by the Hawthorne Board of Education for recreational purposes or activities, including, but not limited to, the Hawthorne High School Athletic Field and the Rea Avenue Softball Field.
The burning of, inhaling from, exhaling the smoke from, or the possession of a lighted cigar, cigarette, pipe or any other matter or substance which contains tobacco or any other matter that can be smoked.
No person shall smoke at any recreational facility in the Borough of Hawthorne at any time.
[Amended 6-6-2007 by Ord. No. 1902-07]
Any person violating this article shall, upon conviction, be furnished by a fine of $250. Any person convicted of violating this article for a second or subsequent violation shall be punished by a fine of not less than $250 nor more than $2,000 or imprisonment in the county jail for a term not exceeding 90 days, or both.