[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Port Republic as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 245.
[Adopted 8-14-2001 by Ord. No. 03-2001]
The City of Port Republic shall permit charitable organizations, as defined in Section 3 of P.L. 1994, c. 16 (N.J.S.A. 45:17A-20), to solicit contributions in the roadways and highways of the City of Port Republic.
If said request involves a county roadway or highway, said request shall include a copy of an authorization from the Atlantic County Board of Chosen Freeholders.
If said request involves a state roadway or highway, said request shall include a copy of an authorization from the State of New Jersey Commissioner of Transportation.
The organization shall provide to the City Clerk, at least five weeks before the scheduled event, a list of all proposed safety regulations, safety devices and training for individuals who shall participate in the charitable solicitation and/or a report as to the procedures to be used to ensure the safety of the members of the public who will be traversing the roadways and/or highways of the City of Port Republic.
Said request shall be reviewed by the governing body as to the relative aspects of the request, including a review of the location, dates and times of the request and a review of the safety procedures and/or methods to be employed by said charitable organization.
In no event shall any charitable organization requesting authorization from the City of Port Republic for said charitable solicitation use any individual under the age of 18 years to perform any function or task associated with the said charitable solicitation in any roadway.
Any charitable organization requesting authorization from the City of Port Republic for said charitable solicitation shall comply with all of the terms and conditions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-60, as amended by P.L. 1997, c. 82, approved April 30, 1997.
This article shall be retroactive to any application already filed with the City of Port Republic.