[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee (now Council) of the Township of Jackson 5-2-1967 by Ord. No. 7-67 (Ch. 88 of the 1972 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Certain words in this chapter, as hereinafter used, are defined as follows:
- A hand-drawn or hand-propelled vehicle or wheeled container made of metal, wood or other material such as is generally provided by merchants for carting or carrying merchandise or foodstuffs to automobiles or other places.
- Street, avenue, road, alley, highway, boulevard, concourse, driveway, culvert, parking lots, parking areas and places used by the general public.
The owner or owners of shopping carts used in connection with any retail business and intended for use by patrons in carrying articles of merchandise shall clearly designate on each cart the name and the address of each owner or owners.
It shall be unlawful for any owner or owners to permit to be left unattended or abandoned on any public streets or public place within the Township of Jackson, County of Ocean, any such carts.
It shall be unlawful for any person to remove a cart, as defined herein, from the property of any retail establishment.
[Amended 12-5-1972 by Ord. No. 34-72]
Any person who shall violate the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be punished by a fine not exceeding $500 or imprisonment for a term not exceeding 90 days, or both. Each violation shall constitute a separate offense.