[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Penns Grove as Ch. 26 of the 1968 Revised Ordinances (Ch. 207 of the 1986 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Zoning — See Ch. 450.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- CAMPSITE or TRAILER CAMP
- Any lot or plot of ground used for the temporary or permanent storage, parking or location of one or more trailers or camp cars for a period of more than six hours and which places are used as a business operated for profit or for personal use.
- TRAILER, MOBILE HOME or CAMP CAR
- Any unit designed and used for living or sleeping purposes which is equipped with wheels or similar devices used for the purpose of transporting said unit from place to place, whether by motive power or other means, and without permanent foundation other than wheels, jacks or skirtings.
Within the limits of the Borough of Penns Grove, no person, firm or corporation shall conduct or carry on the business of the operation of a trailer camp or campsite or work in, occupy or directly or indirectly, in any manner whatsoever, utilize any place or premises in which is conducted or carried on a trailer camp or campsite, nor shall any person, firm or corporation park, keep house or maintain any trailer within the limits of this Borough, on a campsite or in a trailer camp, except for the purpose of repair or storage, for a period of more than six hours, including premises owned by the owner of the trailer, mobile home or camp car.
It shall be unlawful for any person, firm or corporation owning or operating a camp car, mobile home or trailer, located on the premises of the owner of the trailer or on leased ground, to remove or cause to have removed the wheels or any similar devices from said trailer, mobile home or camp car or to otherwise permanently fix it to the ground in a manner that would prevent the ready removal of said trailer, mobile home or camp car.
[Amended 6-17-1986 by Ord. No. 86-5]
Any person, firm or corporation who or which shall violate any terms or provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be subject to imprisonment in the county jail for a term not exceeding 90 days or a fine not exceeding $1,000, or both, in the discretion of the Municipal Judge before whom such conviction is had. Each day that a violation of any of the terms or provisions of this chapter shall continue after notice shall constitute a separate offense.