[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Wallington 8-18-1988 by Ord. No. 88-4 (Chapter 215 of the 1992 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- Any area, covered or uncovered, used for the purpose of buying, selling, exchanging or storing old or secondhand metals, bottles, glassware, tinware, paper, lumber, plumbing fixtures, dismantled or inoperable automobiles or any other thing which is no longer used or usable for its intended purpose but which may have value because of the parts or materials it contains.
It shall be unlawful to operate or carry on the business of a junkyard without having obtained a license therefor as is hereinafter provided.
An application shall be made on a form provided by the Borough Clerk.
The fee for such license shall be $300 per annum.
No license shall in any event be issued unless the occupant has obtained a certificate of occupancy for the location to be used.
[Added 12-20-1993 by Ord. No. 93-19]
Any violation of this chapter shall, upon conviction, be punishable as provided in Chapter 1, Article II, General Penalty, of the Code of the Borough of Wallington.