[ HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Middletown as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable]
[Adopted 9-5-2017 by Ord. No. 2017-3207]
No person under the age of 18 years shall be upon any of the public streets, highways, alleys, parks or other public places in the Township of Middletown, either on foot or in or upon any type of conveyance, unless such person is accompanied by his or her parent, guardian or legal custodian, between the hours of 8:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. on October 30 and 31. If October 31 falls on a Friday or Saturday, this article shall also be effective on November 1.
The provisions of this article shall not be applicable to any person under the age of 18 years during the time necessarily required for such person to travel from:
A place of employment at which such person may be gainfully employed; or
A school or place of instruction at which such person may be in bona fide attendance; or
A place at which a function may be held that shall be or had been sponsored by a religious, school, civic or other properly supervised event or program; or
A place at which a bona fide, supervised, social meeting, gathering or assemblage had taken place to the person's residence.
Violators shall be required to perform community service and may be subject to a fine of up to $500. If both a juvenile and the juvenile's parent or guardian violate this article, they shall be required to perform community service together.