Township of Union, NJ
Hunterdon County
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[New]
Whenever any word and phrases are used in this chapter, the meaning respectively ascribed to them in Subtitle 1 of Title 39 of the New Jersey Statutes shall be deemed to apply to such words and phrases used herein.
[New]
Whenever certain hours are named in this chapter, they shall mean either Eastern Standard Time or Eastern Daylight Savings Time as may be in current use.
[New]
a. 
The Chief of Police is hereby authorized to provide by regulation for the closing of any street or portion thereof to motor vehicle traffic on any day or days whenever he finds that such closing is necessary for the preservation of the public safety, health or welfare.
b. 
Any regulations promulgated by the Chief of Police and in accordance with Subsection a above, shall provide for the posting of proper warning signs of such closing on any street or portion thereof during the time the same is closed in pursuance thereof.
c. 
Any violation of this regulation promulgated thereunder shall be punished by a fine not to exceed $50.
d. 
Any regulation adopted that mandates the closing of any street for a period greater than 48 consecutive hours shall not become effective unless and until it has been submitted to and approved by the Commissioner of the Department of Transportation.
[New]
Any vehicle parked in violation of this chapter shall be deemed a nuisance and a menace to the safe and proper regulation of traffic, and any peace officer may provide for the removal of such vehicle. The owner shall bear the reasonable costs of removal and storage which may result from such removal before regaining possession of the vehicle.
[New]
Unless another penalty is expressly provided by New Jersey Statute, every person convicted of a violation of a provision of this chapter or any supplement thereto shall be liable to a penalty of not more than $50 or imprisonment for term not exceeding 15 days or both.
[New]
If any part or parts of this chapter are, for any reason, held to be invalid, such decision shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of this chapter.
[New]
All former traffic ordinances of the Township of Union are hereby repealed, and all ordinances or parts of ordinances in conflict with or inconsistent with the provisions of this chapter are hereby repealed, except that this repeal shall not affect or prevent the prosecution or punishment of any person for any act done or committed in violation of any ordinance hereby repealed prior to the taking effect of this ordinance.
[New]
When the Township Committee finds and declares that problems of traffic control occur when traffic must be moved through or around street construction, maintenance operations and utility work, above or below the ground which requires blocking the street and obstructing the normal flow of traffic; and that such obstructions are or can become dangerous when not properly controlled. In order to better promote the public health, safety, peace and welfare, it is necessary to establish controls and regulations directed to the safe and expeditious movement of traffic through and around construction and maintenance zones and to provide safety for the work forces performing these operations.
The Township of Union in the County of Hunterdon, State of New Jersey does hereby adopt the current Manual on Uniform Control Devices for Streets and Highways hereafter known as the M.U.T.C.D., except as hereby supplemented and amended, as it controls and regulates whenever construction, maintenance operations or utility work obstructs the normal flow of traffic. Any person, contractor or utility who fails to comply with the provisions of M.U.T.C.D. while performing such work is in violation of this section.
[New]
It shall be the responsibility of the person, contractor, or in the case of a public utility as required under the public utility agreement, wishing to conduct work on, under or above the street to contact the Police Department of the Township. In order to arrange a pre-construction meeting in order to submit plans for the safe movement of traffic during such period of construction or work. Any person, contractor or utility who fails to comply with this section prior to the start of such work, or whose plans are not approved by the Police Department of the Township, is in violation of this section.
[New]
The person, contractor or utility shall provide at least two emergency contact telephone numbers to be called in case of emergency problems at the construction or maintenance site prior to the start of any work. If, for any reason, emergency contact cannot be made, or if the emergency contact person does not respond to a call from the Police Department to correct such hazardous condition, the Township may respond to correct the hazardous condition(s). The reasonable fees for such emergency services by the Township shall be charged to the person, contractor, or utility responsible for the condition.
[New]
There shall be no construction, maintenance operations, or utility work on any roadway in the Township before the hour of 9:00 a.m. or after 4:00 p.m. This time limit may be adjusted to permit work prior to 9:00 a.m. or after 4:00 p.m. by the Township Committee if it is determined by the Committee that the construction or maintenance operations prior to 9:00 a.m. or after 4:00 p.m. would substantially delay traffic or cause a safety or health hazard, the work shall then be permitted only between 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
[New]
Road closing and/or traffic detours shall not be permitted unless approved by the Township Police Department.
[New]
Traffic directors shall be posted at all construction or maintenance sites when determined by the Township Committee that same is necessary to provide for the safety and expeditious movement of traffic.
[New]
The Township Committee shall have the authority to stop work, including the removal of equipment and vehicles, stored material within the street right-of-way, back filling of open excavations and/or other related work, in order to abate any nuisance and/or safety hazard or for any violation of this section.
[New]
It is to be expressly understood that no materials, vehicles or equipment are to be placed in the roadway or sidewalk or until all construction, signs, light devices and pavement markings are installed.
[New]
Any person, contractor or utility who commits a violation of this section shall, upon conviction thereof for a first offense pay a fine of not less than $100 nor more than $500 and/or be imprisoned in the County jail for a term not exceeding 90 days. For a second offense, upon conviction thereof, pay a fine of not less than $250 and/or be imprisoned in the County jail for a term not exceeding 90 days.
A separate offense shall be deemed committed on each day during or on which violation occurs or continues.
[New]
The provisions of this chapter imposing a time limit on parking shall not relieve any person of the duty to observe other, more restrictive provisions prohibiting or limiting the stopping or standing or parking of vehicles as set forth in N.J.S.A. 39:4-138, any other New Jersey Statutes or as hereinafter provided.
[New]
a. 
Upon the declaration of an emergency, there shall be no parking upon the streets where temporary EMERGENCY NO PARKING signs are displayed. The Township Committee or the State Police are authorized to declare an emergency and to direct the posting of EMERGENCY NO PARKING signs when weather conditions, accidents, road construction, fire or public celebrations dictate or require avoidance of hazards or other conditions which interfere with the free flow of traffic. Notification that EMERGENCY NO PARKING signs are being or will be posted shall be given to the operator or owner of any vehicle which has been parked prior to the posting of the signs.
b. 
The effectiveness of this subsection is contingent upon the signs being erected as required by law.
[New]
a. 
Whenever snow has fallen and the accumulation is such that it covers the streets and highways, an emergency shall exist and no vehicle shall be parked on the streets or highways or portions thereof indicated.
The above parking prohibitions shall remain in effect after the snow has ceased until the streets have been plowed sufficiently and to the extent that parking will not interfere with the normal flow of traffic.
b. 
Any unoccupied vehicle parked or standing in violation shall be deemed a nuisance and a menace to the safe and proper regulation of traffic and any Police Officer may provide for the removal of such vehicle. The owner shall pay the reasonable costs of the removal and storage which may result from such removal before regaining possession of the vehicle.
Name of Street
Sides
Location
All municipal streets
Both
Entire length
[Ord. No. 2012-15; Ord. No. 2013-6]
No person shall stop or stand a vehicle at any time on any of the streets or parts of streets described, except for pickups and deliveries, contractor vehicles engaged in construction, repairs or maintenance of buildings, trees or vegetation on the adjoining property, or governmental and public utility vehicles engaged on official business.
Name of Street(s)
Side(s)
Locations
Charlestown Road/CR 635
Both
From NJ Rt.-173 intersection to southern leg of Van Syckel's Road intersection
Frontage Road
Both
Entire length
Mechlin's Corner Road/CR 625
Both
Entire length
Perryville Road
Both
Entire length
Pittstown-Clinton Road/CR 513
Westerly (south-bound)
From the center line of Loyalist Way to 300 feet north
Van Syckel's Road
Both
Entire length
[Ord. No. 2012-1; amended 8-21-2019 by Ord. No. 2019-10]
No person shall stop or stand a truck, tractor, trailer, semi-trailer, or vehicle, having a registered gross vehicle weight (GVW) in excess of four tons, a school bus, any other type of bus, recreational vehicle, motorhome, camper, boat or trailer, at any time upon any of the streets or parts of streets described, except for pick-ups and deliveries, contractor vehicles actively engaged in construction, repairs or maintenance of buildings, trees or vegetation on the adjoining property, or governmental and public utility vehicles engaged on official business.
Name of Street(s)
Side(s)
Locations
All streets
Both
All
[New]
No person shall stop or stand a vehicle between the hours specified on any day upon any of the streets or parts of streets described.
Name of Street
Sides
Hours
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
No person shall park a vehicle for longer than the time limit between the hours listed on any day (except Sundays and public holidays) upon any of the streets or parts of streets described.
Name of Street
Side
Time Limit/Hours/Days
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
No person shall cause or permit to be parked any motor vehicle upon any street between the specified hours and days described.
Name of Street
Sides
Hours and Days
Location
(Reserved)
[Ord. No. 6-9-65 § 1; Ord. No. 87-14 § 1]
No person shall park a vehicle at any time upon any streets or parts thereof described.
Name of Street
Sides
Location
(Reserved)
[Ord. No. 6-9-65 § 1]
No person shall park a vehicle between the hours specified any day upon any of the streets or parts of streets described.
Name of Street
Sides
Hours
Location
All streets
Both
2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. from November 15 through April 1 annually
Entire length
[New]
No person shall park a vehicle on streets or parts of streets as described within the following sections unless an appropriate and current parking permit as issued by the Township of Union is displayed on the vehicle for those streets or parts of streets as described or listed within the following sections.
Section
Street
Location
Hours
Days
(Reserved)
[New]
No person shall park any truck or vehicle over three tons gross vehicle weight (GVW), a school bus, or any other type of bus, recreational vehicle, camper, boat or trailer between the hours specified upon any of the streets or parts of streets described.
Name of Street
Sides
Hours
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
The following described streets or parts of streets are hereby designated for Angle Parking at an angle so indicated.
Name of Street
Sides
Angle
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:67-16.1, the streets or parts of streets as described are hereby designated as Routes for Vehicles Over _____ Tons. All trucks having a total combined registered gross weight of vehicle plus load in excess of tons shall be excluded from all streets, except from those streets listed which form a part of the system of truck routes. Vehicles will be permitted on all streets for the purpose of the pick up and delivery of materials.
Name of Street
Location
(Reserved)
[Ord. No. 84-6; Ord. No. 88-14; Ord. No. 90-4; Ord. No. 94-11]
Vehicles over the gross registered vehicle weight are hereby excluded from the streets or parts of streets described except for the pick up and delivery of materials on such streets.
Name of Street
Weight
Limits
Deer Hill Road
4 tons
Between County Road 614 (Pattenburg Road) and Gravel Hill Road
Gravel Hill Road
4 tons
Between County Road 579 (Bloomsbury Road) and County Road 614 (Pattenburg Road)
Rupell Road
6 tons
Between N.J. Route 173 and the Union Township-Town of Clinton corporate line
Van Syckel's Corner Road
a. 4 tons
Between N.J. Route 173 and County Road 635
b. 10 tons
Between County Route 635 to the Union Township — Lebanon Township corporate line
[New]
Trucks over the gross vehicle weight are hereby excluded from the streets or parts of streets described except for the pick up and delivery of materials on such streets.
Name of Street
Weight
Limits
(Reserved)
[New]
The following described streets or parts of streets are hereby designated as One-Way Streets in the direction indicated. Parking on these streets will be permitted on the sides indicated below.
Name of Street
Direction
Limits
Parking Permitted
(Reserved)
[New]
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-140, the streets or parts of streets described are hereby designated as Through Streets. Stop signs shall be installed on the near-right side of each street intersecting the Through Street except where Yield signs are provided for in the designation.
Name of Street
Limits
Cooks Cross Road
a.
From County Route 579 to Perryville Road
b.
From Perryville Road to Pittstown Road
Rupell Road
From N.J. Route 173 to the Union Township-Town of Clinton corporate line
Strotz Road
From N.J. Route 173 to the Union Township-Bethlehem Township corporate line
Van Syckles Road
a.
From N.J. Route 173 to Charlestown Road
b.
From Charlestown Road to the Union Township-Lebanon Township corporate line
[Ord. 2015-5]
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-140, the intersections described are hereby designated as Stop Intersections. Stop signs shall be installed as indicated below. Diagrams may be found in the Township offices.
Intersection
Stop Sign(s) On:
Baptist Church Road and Frontage Road East
Frontage Road East
Frontage Road West and Baptist Church Road
[Ord. 2015-5]
Baptist Church Road
Frontage Road East and Frontage Road West
[Ord. 2015-5]
Frontage Road West
[New]
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-140, the intersections herein described are designated as Multi-Way stop intersections. Stop signs shall be installed as provided herein.
Intersection
Stop Sign(s) On:
(Reserved)
[New]
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-140, the intersections described are hereby designated as Yield Intersections. Yield signs shall be installed as provided therein.
Intersection
Yield Sign(s) On:
(Reserved)
[New]
No person shall make a turn at any location listed and only in the manner described.
Intersection
Turn Prohibited
Movement Prohibited
(Reserved)
[New]
No person shall make a turn on the red signal at any location listed.
Intersection
Direction of Travel
Prohibited Turn on Red
(Reserved)
[New]
The locations described are hereby designated as Loading Zones. No person shall park a vehicle in said location during the times indicated other than for the loading or unloading of goods and materials.
Street time
Sides
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
The locations described are hereby designated as Bus Stops. No vehicle other than an omnibus, picking up or discharging passengers, shall be permitted to occupy the location between the hours indicated.
Street
Hours
(Reserved)
[New]
The locations described are hereby designated as Taxi Stands. No vehicle other than a taxi shall be permitted to occupy the locations during the times indicated.
Street
Location
Hours
(Reserved)
[New]
The lane locations described are designated as Lane Use Reservations and traffic shall move as indicated.
Intersection or Location
Movement
(Reserved)
[Ord. No. 2007-9 § 2; Ord. No. 2008-1 § 2]
a. 
The speed limits for both directions of traffic along the streets or parts thereof described below and made a part of this chapter, are hereby established at the rate of speed indicated.
b. 
Regulatory and warning signs shall be erected and maintained to effect the above designated speed limits.
Name of Street
MPH
Limits
Approval Date
Bellwood Avenue
30 mph
Between the Union Township/Bethlehem Township corporate line and Pattenburg Road (C.R. # 614)
Cooks Cross Road
35 mph
Entire length
3-12-99
Main Street (Jutland)
a.
35 mph
From Mechlin Corner Road to 3,360 feet east of Mechlin Corner Road
12-1-91
b.
25 mph
From 3,360 feet east of Mechlin Corner Road to Perryville Road
Perryville Road
45 mph
From C.R. # 513 to 1,625 feet south of Main Street
12-11-81
Perryville Road
35 mph
From 1,625 feet south of Main Street to C.R. # 625
12-11-81
Perryville Road
a.
Zone 1
40 mph
Between Pittstown Road (C.R. # 513) and 3,700 feet south of Cooks Cross Road
b.
Zone 2
35 mph
Between 3,700 feet south of Cooks Cross Road and Mechlins Corner Road (C.R. # 625), except 25 mph when passing through Union Township Elementary School zone during recess, when the presence of children is clearly visible from the roadway or while children are going to or leaving school, during opening or closing hours
Race Street
30 mph
Entire length
10-11-96
[New]
The following locations are hereby designated as mid-block crosswalks.
Name of Street
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 39:4-183.1b, the following locations shall be established as "Crosswalks for the Older and Walking Impaired Persons."
Name of Street
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
No Passing Zones are hereby established and shall be maintained upon the following described streets or parts thereof.
Name of Street
Sketch #
Sketch Date
Approval Date
(Reserved)
[New]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-197, the following street locations are designated as handicapped parking spaces. Such spaces are for use by persons who have been issued special identification cards or plates or placards by the Division of Motor Vehicles, or a temporary placard issued by the Chief of Police. No other person shall be permitted to park in these spaces.
Street
Number of Spaces
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-197.6, the following on-street locations are designated as handicapped parking spaces in front of private residences occupied by handicapped persons. Such spaces are for use by persons who have been issued special identification cards or plates or placards by the Division of Motor Vehicles, or a temporary placard issued by the Chief of Police. No other person shall be permitted in these spaces.
Street
Location
Permit Number
(Reserved)
[New]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-197, the following off-street parking yards and Board of Education property are designated as Handicapped Parking areas. Such spaces are for use by persons who have been issued special identification cards, plates or placards issued by the Division of Motor Vehicles, or a temporary placard issued by the Chief of Police. No other persons shall be permitted to park in these areas.
Property
Number of Spaces
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 40:48-2.46, the following off-street parking yards are designated as handicapped parking areas. Such spaces are for use by persons who have been issued special identification cards, plates or placards by the Division of Motor Vehicles, or a temporary placard issued by the Chief of Police. No other person shall be permitted to park in these spaces.
Property
Number of Spaces
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:5A-1, the following off-street parking locations are designated as handicapped parking. Such spaces are for use by persons who have been issued special identification cards, plates or placards by the Motor Vehicle Commission, or a temporary placard issued by the Chief of Police. No other person shall be permitted to park in these spaces.
Property
Number of Spaces
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:5A-4, the following off-street parking locations are designated as handicapped parking. Such spaces are for use by persons who have been issued special identification cards, plates or placards by the Motor Vehicle Commission, or a temporary placard issued by the Chief of Police. No other person shall be permitted to park in these spaces.
Property
Number of Spaces
Location
(Reserved)
[New]
The owners of the premises referred to in subsections 7-37.3, 7-37.4 and 7-37.5 shall provide and install signs and pavement markings for each parking space reserved for the use of handicapped persons, which signs and markings shall be in accordance with the Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices. The cost of procurement and installation of the signs and pavement markings shall be the responsibility of the owner of the property. The owner shall subsequent to initial procurement and installation, maintain such signs and pavement markings in good condition at no cost or expense to the Township of Union. The owner shall be responsible for the repair and restoration of same.
[New]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-197, the following Municipal and Board of Education Property shall have the movement of traffic controlled by the type of regulation indicated. No person shall operate, or park a vehicle in violation of the regulations indicated.
Property
Regulation
(Reserved)
[Ord. No. 2012-14; Ord. No. 2012-14A]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:5A-1, the following private property that is open to the public and to which the public is invited, the movement of traffic shall be controlled by the regulations listed herein. No person shall operate or park a vehicle in violation of the following regulations.
a. 
Pilot Travel Centers, LLC.
1. 
Consent Filed. Pilot Travel Centers, LLC, the owner of property known as Block 11, Lot 24.03 on the Union Township Tax Map, located at 66 N.J. Route 173 West, corner Charlestown Road/CR 635, in the Township of Union, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, by authority of N.J.S.A. 39:5A-1, has filed an application with the Union Township Clerk requesting that the provisions of Subtitle I of Title 39 of the Revised Statutes be made applicable to the semi-public roadways, driveways, parking areas and other areas used for vehicular traffic on said property.
2. 
Certification of Township Engineer. Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 39:4-8, the Union Township Engineer, Robert J. Clerico, P.E. of Van Cleef Engineering Associates, has certified a Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan for Pilot Travel Centers, LLC, Block 11, Lot 24.03, Union Township, Hunterdon County, New Jersey dated August 1, 2012, Job No. 5897.005 ("Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.")[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: A reduced size copy of the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan referred to herein is attached to this ordinance. A full size copy of the Plan referred to herein is on file in the office of the Township Clerk.
3. 
Traffic Regulations.
(a) 
One-Way (Exit Only); Stop; Trucks, No Left Turn. The following exits are hereby designated as One-Way (Exit Only), in the direction indicated; Stop; Trucks, No Left Turn: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
(b) 
One-Way (Entrance Only). The following entrances are hereby designated as One-Way (Entrance Only), in the direction indicated: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
(c) 
One-Way (Entrance Only); Cars Only; Trucks, Do Not Enter. The following entrances are hereby designated as One-Way (Entrance Only) in the direction indicated; Cars Only; Trucks, Do Not Enter: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
(d) 
Stop; One-Way (Exit Only); Left Turn Only. The following exits are hereby designated as Stop; One-Way (Exit Only); Left Turn Only, in the direction indicated: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
(e) 
No Stopping or Standing.
(1) 
No person shall stop or stand a vehicle upon any of the driveways, travel lanes or other areas marked with diagonal yellow striping described below: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan. (The Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan may be found on file in the office of the Township Clerk.)
(2) 
All vehicles must park in designated areas in between the lines provided.
(f) 
One-Way, Trucks Only; Cars Do Not Enter. The following driveways or travel lanes are hereby designated as One-Way, Trucks Only; Cars Do Not Enter: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
(g) 
One-Way (West). The following driveways or travel lanes are hereby designated as One-Way, West: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
(h) 
One-Way (East). The following driveways or travel lanes are hereby designated as One-Way, East: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
(i) 
One-Way (South). The following driveways or travel lanes are hereby designated as One-Way, South: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
(j) 
One-Way (Exit Only). The following exits are hereby designated as One-Way, Exit Only: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
(k) 
Handicapped Parking. All stalls shall be 12 feet wide as shown on the site plan as certified by the Union Township Engineer on file in the office of the Township Clerk, and signed with R7-8 and R7-8P (Reserved Parking Sign and Penalty Plate), in the designated parking areas where persons who have been issued Handicap Parking Permits by the New Jersey Motor Vehicle Commission.
(l) 
Stop; Right Turn Only. The following exits are hereby designated as Stop; Right Turn Only: As shown on the Pilot Title 39 Traffic Control Plan.
4. 
Tow-Away. Any vehicle parked or standing as to obstruct or impede a normal flow of traffic, block entrances or exit ways, loading zones, oil fills, any grass area, pedestrian walkway, or present in any way a safety or traffic hazard may be removed by towing the vehicle at the owner's of operator's expense.
The owners of the premises referred to in this section shall provide and install signs and pavement markings as required, which signage and markings shall be in accordance with the current Manual on Uniform Traffic Control Devices (MUTCD). The cost of signs and installations shall be the responsibility of the owner of the property. The owner shall, subsequent to the initial procurement and installation, maintain such signs and pavement markings in good condition at no cost or expense to the Township of Union.
The penalty for a violation and conviction of this section shall be not less than $50 nor more than $1,000 and/or imprisonment in the County jail for a term not to exceed 90 days, or by a period of community service not to exceed 90 days.
[New]
[New]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:5A-1, the regulations of Subtitle 1, Title 39 of the Revised Statutes are hereby made applicable to the properties listed below.
Property
Regulation
(Reserved)
[New]
In accordance with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:5A-4, the regulations of Subtitle 1, Title 39 of the Revised Statutes are hereby made applicable to the properties listed below.
Property
Regulation
(Reserved)
[New]
The owners of the premises referred to in § 7-38.2 and 7-38.3 shall provide and install signs and pavement markings as required, which signage and markings shall be in accordance with the Manual On Uniform Traffic Control Devices. The cost for the procurement and installation of signs and pavement markings shall be the responsibility of the owner of the property. The owner shall subsequent to initial procurement and installation, maintain such signs and pavement markings in good condition at no cost or expense to the Township of Union. The owner shall be responsible for the repair and restoration or replacement of same.