Town of Guttenberg, NJ
Hudson County
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[Ord. 7/7/69 § 1-1]
Whenever any words and phrases are used in this chapter, the meaning respectively ascribed to them in Subtitle 1 of Title 39 of the Revised Statutes Annotated 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 in the Town.
[Ord. 7/7/69 § 2-1]
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, standing or parking of vehicles as set forth in N.J.S.A. 3:4-138, any other New Jersey Statute or as hereinafter provided.
[Ord. 1/15/62 §§ 1-4; Ord. 10/20/69 §§ 1-3; Ord. #02-11]
a. 
Parking Prohibited During State of Emergency.
1. 
Upon the declaration of an emergency, there shall be no parking upon streets or sections of streets where temporary EMERGENCY-NO PARKING signs are displayed. The Chief of Police or, in his absence, the ranking Police Officer is authorized to declare an emergency and to direct the posting of EMERGENCY-NO PARKING signs when weather conditions, accidents, fire and public celebration, dictate or require the avoidance of hazards or other conditions which interfere with the free flow of traffic. Notification that the 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.
2. 
Any unoccupied vehicle parked or standing in violation of this subsection 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 removal and storage which may result from such removal before regaining possession of the vehicle.
3. 
The effectiveness of this subsection is contingent upon the signs being erected as required by law.
b. 
Designation of Snow Emergency No-Parking Areas.
1. 
Whenever snow has fallen and the accumulation is such that it covers the street or highway, no vehicle shall be parked on either side of Park Avenue and Bergenline Avenue in Guttenberg, New Jersey.
2. 
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 flow of traffic.
[Ord. 7/7/69 § 2-2; Ord. 1/5/70 § 1]
No person shall park a vehicle at any time upon any of the following described streets or parts thereof.
Name of Street
Side
Location
68th Street
South
From Bergenline Avenue to Madison Street
68th Street
South
From Polk Street to Adams Street
Both
68th Street from Park Avenue West, a distance of 50 feet
Both
69th Street East of Park Avenue, a distance of 50 feet
70th Street
South
From Bergenline Avenue to J. F. Kennedy Boulevard West
70th Street
Both
From Park Avenue West, a distance of 50 feet
71st Street
Both
East of Park Avenue, a distance of 50 feet
[Ord. 1-5-70 § 2-3; Ord. #004/02; Ord. #002/04; Ord. #023/04; Ord. #24-13]
No person shall park a vehicle between the hours specified below on any day when school is in session upon any of the following described streets or parts of streets.
a. 
Penalties: Parking Prohibited (certain hours): $57.
Name of Street
Side
Hours
Location
Bergenline Avenue Monday and Thursday
East
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
6708 to 7008 Bergenline Avenue
Bergenline Avenue Tuesday and Friday
West
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.
6707 to 7003 Bergenline Avenue
Hudson Avenue
West
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
From the southwest corner of Hudson Avenue and 69th Street to 289 feet south
69th Street
South
8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
From the southwest corner of 69th Street and Hudson Avenue to 332 feet west
[New]
No person shall stop or stand a vehicle between the hours specified below on any day upon any of the following described streets or parts of streets.
(RESERVED)
[New]
No person shall park a vehicle for longer than the time limit shown below at any time between the hours listed on any day (except Sundays and public holidays) upon any of the following described streets or parts of streets.
(RESERVED)
[Ord. 7/7/69 §§ 2 — 4; Ord. 1/5/87 §§ 1 — 3; Ord. #018/99; Ord. #002/04; Ord. #023/04; Ord. #24-11; Ord. No. 26-2016; Ord. No. 14-2018]
a. 
It shall be unlawful for the owner or operator to park any truck, truck trailer, trailer, van, omnibus, livery, taxi, commercial vehicle, noncommercial truck, commuter van, van pooling vehicle, semi-trailer, all defined in N.J.S.A. 39:1-1, that is over 6,000 pounds, eight feet in height or taller, or exceeds 18 feet in length, upon any street or other public thoroughfare in the Town, on any day of the week between the hours of 12:00 midnight and 6:00 a.m.
b. 
Penalties. Any person who violates any provision of this subsection shall, upon conviction thereof, be liable to a penalty of $124 per violation. Each one hour a particular violation continues shall constitute a separate offense.
[Ord. 3/4/92; Ord. #1995-08 § 1; Ord. #018/97 §§ 14; Ord. #036/97; Ord. #013/99; Ord. #019/99; Ord. #008/02; Ord. #002/04; Ord. #021/04; Ord. #023/04; Ord. #013/07; Ord. #006-10; Ord. No. 17-2015; Ord. No. 21-2016; Ord. No. 12-2017; Ord. No. 01-2018; Ord. No. 07-2018]
a. 
A Resident Parking Program is hereby instituted as follows:
At times and on the days listed below, the streets of Guttenberg will be designated Resident Permit Parking Only, with the exception of those areas covered by metered parking, during the hours the meters are in operation:
1. 
A valid residential parking permit (sticker) shall be required between the evening hours of 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m., seven days a week.
2. 
A valid residential parking permit is also required between the day hours of 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m.; however, all vehicles not having a residential permit during this period shall be provided a four-hour grace period, within a one block radius of the location where the vehicle is parked at the start of the grace period. Any vehicle, without a residential parking permit/sticker which exceeds the four-hour limit shall be summoned and towed at the owner's expense.
b. 
Rules and Regulations. The following rules and regulations shall apply to the Guttenberg Resident.
Permit Parking Program:
1. 
A Resident Parking Permit of a design specified by the Mayor and Board of Council of the Town of Guttenberg will be issued to the resident owner of any motor vehicle. The motor vehicle must be owned by a person residing in the Town of Guttenberg and weigh up to and no more than 6,000 pounds and eight feet high from the ground.
2. 
Proof of residence of the owner of a motor vehicle must be presented when applying for a permit. The following is acceptable proof of residency:
(a) 
A copy of a valid New Jersey driver's license reflecting an address in the Town of Guttenberg; or
(b) 
A copy of a valid New Jersey motor vehicle registration for the vehicle for which the permit is sought showing an address in the Town of Guttenberg. In the case of a vehicle claimed to be leased and used by a Guttenberg resident, a copy of a valid motor vehicle registration and a copy of the automobile lease, utility bill, rent receipt, tax bill or rental agreement reflecting an address within the Town of Guttenberg, shall be presented to the Public Safety Director in lieu of the New Jersey motor vehicle registration in the resident's name. A resident who has not acquired a Resident Parking Permit may establish residency for purpose of obtaining a visitor permit or a special visitor permit by presenting a current utility bill, phone bill, deed, apartment lease or notarized letter from the landlord reflecting an address within the Town of Guttenberg.
(c) 
In addition to the proof of residency set forth in Subsection (b), a valid Certificate of Occupancy from the Building Department of the Town of Guttenberg in the name of the resident applying for the permit.
3. 
The resident's sticker is to be placed on the back of the rearview mirror or, in the alternative, on the back of the driver's side visor where it is clearly visible from the outside of the vehicle by any police officer or traffic enforcement officer (driver's side door window, lower left-hand corner).
[Amended 10-28-2019 by Ord. No. 26-19]
4. 
The Public Safety Director shall have the authority to issue temporary resident permit parking stickers: (a) To persons claiming to be residents of the Town but who have not yet changed their driver's license or their motor vehicle registration to reflect their Guttenberg address; and (b) To any resident holding a current Resident Permit whose car has been stolen or incapacitated and who is driving a temporary vehicle. The temporary sticker shall be valid for a period not to exceed 90 days, at which time (a) the resident must obtain a permanent sticker by presentation of the proofs of residency set forth in Subsection 2 above, in the case of new residences, and (b) the temporary permit shall expire, in the case of a temporary vehicle.
5. 
Any nonprofit institution or corporation which maintains an office or other location in the Town may be issued Resident Parking Permits for all vehicles which are registered in the name of the nonprofit institution or corporation and which are parked or garaged in the Town, without charge. The issuance of such permits shall be subject to appropriate and periodic verification as to the continued qualification for same as reasonably determined by the Mayor and Board of Council.
c. 
Visitor Permits.
1. 
Visitor permits will be issued to residents upon application, in person, at Town Hall.
2. 
Visitor permits, whenever issued, shall only be valid until the following 7:00 a.m. time period after the permit has been issued.
3. 
The individual applying for a visitor permit must provide the Guttenberg address that the individual plans to visit.
4. 
Visitor permit when issued will reflect the address of the place to be visited, the date issued and the time until which the visitor permit will be valid.
5. 
Visitor permits are to be used while visitors are actually visiting the household of a resident to which the permit is issued. The presumption shall be that any vehicle parked more than four city blocks from the household for which the visitor permit has been issued is not visiting such household. All visitor permits are to be displayed on the front dashboard above the steering wheel of the vehicle and must be fully readable from the exterior of the vehicle.
d. 
Business Permits.
1. 
Eligibility; Application Process.
(a) 
Business establishments located in the Town may obtain a Business Permit for any nonresident employee of such business establishment who commutes to work by automobile, in accordance with the provisions of this subsection. Guttenberg business establishments shall be deemed to include the Town of Guttenberg, the Board of Education of the Town of Guttenberg and the Housing Authority of the Town of Guttenberg. The permit shall be limited by the Public Safety Director to the hours during which the nonresident employee works and shall be valid only during those times the nonresident employee is at work.
(b) 
Obtaining Business Permits. In order to obtain such permits, the business establishment must present a letter to the Public Safety Director verifying that there is no adequate off-street parking available to the employee. The letter shall list the name of the employee, the vehicle identification number and license plate of the vehicle, the driver's license number of the employee, the normal hours of operation of the business and such other information as may be required by the Mayor and Board of Council. In addition, the business shall supply a valid Certificate of Occupancy from the Building Department of the Town of Guttenberg to the Public Safety Director.
2. 
All written requests for Business Permits shall be executed by a responsible officer of the employer. The Public Safety Director shall be entitled to obtain periodic verification of all relevant information and shall have the power to invalidate or not renew any Business Permit issued pursuant to this subsection if the information indicates non-entitlement to the business permit or requested information to verify entitlement is not furnished.
3. 
Business Permit shall display the name and address of the employer and the vehicle identification number and license plate of the vehicle for which it is issued and the expiration date of the Business Permit.
e. 
Deleted.
f. 
Deleted.
g. 
Abuse of Visitor or Business Permit. Any abuse in the use of a Visitor or Business Permit will result in its revocation in the following circumstances:
1. 
Any such permit is used on any vehicle owned and controlled by a resident;
2. 
Any such permit is used on an employee's car other than a bona fide Business Permit issued to a nonresident employee pursuant to Subsection d hereof;
3. 
The extended use of a Visitor Permit by a visitor without prior approval of the Public Safety Director.
h. 
Fees.
1. 
Resident Parking Permits $10 annually.
2. 
Business Permits $10 annually.
3. 
Visitor Permits.
(a) 
$5 fee for daily Visitor Permit or $20 for a weekly permit (a weekly permit shall consist of seven calendar days). To purchase a weekly permit, you must be a Town of Guttenberg resident. A maximum of two weeks may be purchased at one time.
4. 
Special Visitor Pass $10.
i. 
Term of Permits.
1. 
Resident Parking Permit - One-year term renewed in September annually.
2. 
Business Parking Permit - Monthly term to be renewed on the 1st of each month.
3. 
Visitor Permit - twenty-four-hour period or as stated on permit.
4. 
Special Visitor Permit - as stated on permit.
j. 
Penalties.
1. 
Any vehicle parked in a Resident Parking Permit Zone without a valid Resident Parking Permit, Visitors Permit or Business Permit between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 11:00 p.m., seven days a week, will have a four-hour grace period after which the vehicle shall be subject to be summoned and towed. The four-hour grace period shall apply within a one block radius of the location where the vehicle is parked at the start of the grace period.
2. 
Subject to the provisions of Subsection 1, above, any vehicle parked on a street posted "Permit Parking Only" without a valid Resident Permit, Visitor Permit, or Business Permit shall be liable for a fine of $63 and/or tow provided by ordinance. Persons in possession of Resident Permits, Visitor Permits or Business Permits who misuse them are subject to revocation of the permits for one year and a $100 fine.
k. 
(Reserved)
l. 
Additional Rules and Regulations; Enforcement. The Public Safety Director shall have the authority to formulate and promulgate rules and regulations pertaining to this subsection subject to veto of the Mayor and Board of Council, and the Public Safety Director shall be entitled in his or her discretion to verify any information appropriate to the enforcement of this subsection.
The Police Department shall have the power to issue summonses for violation of this subsection; provided, however, that in the case of a summons issued for misuse of a Resident Permit. Visitor Permit, Temporary Visitor Permit, or Business Permit, such summons shall be issued by the Municipal Court of the Town upon the complaint of the Public Safety Director.
m. 
Exceptions. In the event that a person who is a Guttenberg resident is issued a summons for violation of the resident parking regulations of not having a valid residential parking permit, that resident may, at the time scheduled for hearing in the Municipal Court, produce evidence that such person had been issued a valid resident parking permit as of the date of the alleged violation. This evidence shall be a complete defense to the alleged violation.
n. 
Permit Parking: No Exemption from Enforcement of State and Town Laws. A vehicle on which is displayed a valid Resident, Business or Visitor Parking Permit as provided for herein shall be permitted to stand or be parked in the residential permit parking area for which the permit has been issued without being limited by time restriction requirements established pursuant to this subsection. However, said vehicle shall not be exempt from parking restrictions or prohibitions established pursuant to Title 39 of the N.J. State Statutes or Town Ordinance for Street Sweeping, or ordinance provisions pertaining to public safety and handicapped parking zones and other special parking restrictions.
The creation of a residential parking area, shall have no effect upon metered parking spaces, within the designated area. Parking metered spaces shall be available to all vehicles, with or without a residential permit during the posted hours of metered parking.
A Residential, Business or Visitor Parking Permit shall not exempt a resident when parked in a metered space, from purchasing time from the meter, at the established rate.
A Resident, Business or Visitor Parking Permit shall not guarantee or reserve to the holder thereof an on-street parking space.
[Ord. No. 13-2016; Ord. No. 21-2017]
No person shall park or stand a vehicle between the hours specified below upon any of the described streets or parts of streets for the times indicated herein and made a part of this chapter:
Name of Street
Side
Days/Hours
Location
68th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
North
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Bergenline Avenue and Hudson Avenue
68th Street
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
North
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
68th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
North
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Hudson Avenue
68th Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
North
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Kennedy Boulevard to Bergenline Avenue
68th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
South
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Bergenline Avenue and Hudson Avenue
68th Street
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
South
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
68th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
South
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Hudson Avenue
68th Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
South
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Kennedy Boulevard to Bergenline Avenue
69th Street
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
North
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
69th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
North
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Bergenline Avenue and Hudson Avenue
69th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
North
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Hudson Avenue
69th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
South
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Bergenline Avenue and Hudson Avenue
69th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
South
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Hudson Avenue
70th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
North
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Bergenline and Hudson Avenue
70th Street
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
North
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
70th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
North
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Hudson Avenue
70th Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
North
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Kennedy Boulevard to Bergenline Avenue
70th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
South
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Bergenline and Hudson Avenue
70th Street
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
South
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
70th Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
South
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Hudson Avenue
70th Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
South
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Kennedy Boulevard to Bergenline Avenue
71st Street
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
North
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
71st Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
North
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Hudson Avenue
71st Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
North
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Palisades Avenue and Hudson Avenue
71st Street
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
South
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
71st Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
South
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Hudson Avenue
71st Street
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
South
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Palisades Avenue and Hudson Avenue
Adams Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
West
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
67th Street to 72nd Street
Adams Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
East
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
67th Street to 72nd Street
Bellevue Avenue
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
West
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
Bellevue Avenue
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
East
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
Bergenline Avenue
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
East
Monday and Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between 67th Street and 71st Street
Bergenline Avenue
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
West
Tuesday and Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between 67th Street and 70th Street
Broadway
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
East
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
Broadway
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
West
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
Hudson Avenue
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
East
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between 68th Street and 72nd Street
Hudson Avenue
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
West
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between 68th Street and 72nd Street
Jackson Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
West
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
67th Street to 72nd Street
Jackson Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
East
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
67th Street to 72nd Street
JF Kennedy Boulevard
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
East
Tuesday and Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between 68th Street and 70th Street
JF Kennedy Boulevard East
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
East
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between 67th Street and 72nd Street
JF Kennedy Boulevard East
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
West
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between 67th Street and 72nd Street
Madison Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
West
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
67th Street to 72nd Street
Madison Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
East
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
67th Street to 72nd Street
Palisades Avenue
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
East
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between 67th Street and 72nd Street
Palisades Avenue
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 19-19]
West
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between 67th Street and 72nd Street
Park Avenue
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
East
Monday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
Park Avenue
[Ord. No. 21-2017]
West
Thursday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Between Broadway and Boulevard East
Polk Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
West
Tuesday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
67th Street to 72nd Street
Polk Street
[Ord. No. 13-2016]
East
Friday/8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
67th Street to 72nd Street
[Added 4-22-2019 by Ord. No. 09-19]
a. 
The operator of a vehicle shall not stop, stand or park the vehicle in a roadway other than parallel with the edge of the roadway headed in the direction of traffic, on the right-hand side of the road and with the curb side of the vehicle within six inches of the edge of the roadway, except as follows:
1. 
Upon those streets which have been designated by ordinance and have been marked or signed for angle parking, vehicles shall be parked at the angle to the curb designated and indicated by the ordinance and marks or signs.
2. 
Upon one-way streets, local authorities may permit parking of vehicles parallel with the left-hand edge of the roadway headed in the direction of traffic, on the left-hand side of the road and with the curb side of the vehicle within six inches of the edge of the roadway.
b. 
Improper Parking. The operator of a vehicle shall not park any vehicle parallel with the edge of the roadway headed, in the direction of traffic, outside the demarcated parking space lines in the roadway.
c. 
The operator of a vehicle shall not park parallel with the edge of the roadway headed in the direction of traffic if, because of the vehicle length, the vehicle extends past the permitted demarcated parking space lines.
d. 
Penalties. Any person who violates any provision of this subsection shall, upon conviction thereof, be liable to a penalty of $60 per violation.
[Added 10-28-2019 by Ord. No. 25-19]
The parking of commercial vehicles upon the streets and in driveways of residential neighborhoods within the Town of Guttenberg ("Town") negatively impacts the residential nature of Town neighborhoods and worsens parking congestion within those neighborhoods. The Town finds that there is a need to restrict the parking of commercial vehicles on the Town streets and within residential neighborhoods.
For purposes of this section, a vehicle shall be deemed a "commercial vehicle" if it has any one or more of the following characteristics:
a. 
It is or was designed or used for the transportation of persons for hire;
b. 
It is or was designed or was used for compensation or profit;
c. 
It is or was designed or used for the transportation of property, materials, cargo, equipment or tools;
d. 
It has more than four wheels;
e. 
It weighs more than 6,000 pounds;
f. 
It is more than eight feet high;
g. 
It is more than 18 feet long;
h. 
It is more than seven feet wide;
i. 
It has tool, cargo or equipment racks or cages in the interior or on the exterior of the vehicle;
j. 
It contains commercial or business lettering, advertising or graphics;
k. 
It is registered as commercial, omnibus, limousine, livery, taxi, farmer, commuter van, or school vehicle; or
l. 
It has characteristics typical of commuter vans, limousines, recreational vehicles, motor-drawn vehicles, omnibuses, panel vans, pole trailers, road tractors, school buses, semi-trailers, taxicabs, tow trucks, trucks, or truck tractors.
Except as provided in Subsection 7-3A.5, no person shall park or leave standing a commercial vehicle upon any front yard, side yard, rear yard, or any other private driveway or parking lot, where that vehicle is visible from any street in the Town.
Except as provided in § 7-3A.5, no person shall park or leave standing a commercial vehicle upon any street, public land, avenue, road, or other public thoroughfare in the Town.
a. 
The prohibition as to commercial vehicles parking in areas provided for in Subsections 7-3A.3 and 7-3A.4 shall not apply to commercial vehicles that are in the process of rendering services to premises within said neighborhoods.
b. 
The owner of a property in any street in the Town who is the subject of a variance for business purposes or a pre-existing, nonconforming business use shall be able to park their business commercial vehicle in their driveway (but is not permitted to park in front of their driveway).
c. 
Moving trucks, utilized under a written agreement, may be parked for up to a continuous seventy-two-hour time period.
d. 
The prohibition as to commercial vehicles parking in areas provided for in Subsections 3-7A.3 and 3-7A.4 shall not apply to commercial vehicles where the vehicle owner has obtained a valid resident permit from the Town of Guttenberg pursuant to Subsection 3-7A.6 of this section.
e. 
Commercial vehicles having a valid permit may park in areas designated by Town ordinance.
f. 
No provision in this section shall obviate the requirement of obtaining a parking permit from the Town.
a. 
The owner of a vehicle falling within the definition of commercial vehicle set forth in Subsection 7-3A.2 may obtain a resident parking permit from the Town, provided the owner meets the criteria for a resident parking permit established by Town ordinances and the Guttenberg Police Department.
b. 
At a minimum, no commercial vehicle will qualify for a resident parking permit unless:
1. 
The vehicle will not be used for any business or commercial purpose, and the vehicle owner certifies to this fact;
2. 
The vehicle does not contain any visible cargo or equipment racks or cages used for business purposes on the exterior of the vehicle (tool storage units of the type recessed into the body of a pick-up truck bed may be permissible);
3. 
The vehicle does not contain any commercial or business lettering, advertising or graphics;
4. 
The vehicle is not registered as a school vehicle which has a capacity of more than eight people; a commercial vehicle; an omnibus; a limousine, livery, or taxi; a farmer vehicle, or a commuter van;
5. 
The vehicle does not weigh more than 8,000 pounds;
6. 
The vehicle does not have more than four wheels;
7. 
The vehicle owner or lessee has neither been convicted of a violation under Subsection 7-3A.6 or Subsection 7-3A.8, nor has attempted to fraudulently obtain or utilize a parking permit within the last three years; and
8. 
With respect to a passenger van, the van does not contain more than two rows or less than one rear row of seats, excluding the front seats, and does not have a capacity for more than eight people.
c. 
In the event an applicant owning or leasing a commercial vehicle is denied a resident parking permit, the applicant may appeal the administrative decision of the Guttenberg Police Department to the Mayor and Council of the Town of Guttenberg. Said appeal shall be in writing and shall be considered solely on written submissions, unless the Mayor and Council of the Town of Guttenberg or Town Attorney request oral testimony or argument.
d. 
After having obtained a resident parking permit for a commercial vehicle pursuant to this section, no person shall do any of the following without first having returned their resident parking permit to the Town:
1. 
Change, modify or alter their permitted vehicle so that it no longer would qualify for a resident parking permit under this section; or
2. 
Use their permitted vehicle, or allow the use of their permitted vehicle, for the transportation of persons for hire, for compensation or profit, or for the transportation of property, materials, cargo, equipment or for any other commercial or business-related purpose.
e. 
The Public Safety Department may revoke a resident parking permit issued for a commercial vehicle for any violation of Subsection d. An administrative decision to revoke a resident parking permit may be appealed to the Mayor and Council of the Town of Guttenberg pursuant to the same procedures set forth in Subsection c. Provided an appeal is filed within seven business days of the revocation, the revocation will be considered stayed pending the conclusion of the appeal to the Mayor and Council of the Town of Guttenberg.
f. 
The determination of whether a commercial vehicle qualifies for a resident parking permit, or whether a resident parking permit should be revoked, shall be within the exclusive discretion of the Mayor and Council of the Town of Guttenberg, based on the criteria set forth in this section and any Town ordinance and Police Department Rules and Regulations.
a. 
The Mayor and Council of the Town of Guttenberg are hereby authorized to adopt rules and regulations to:
1. 
Effectuate the purposes of this section;
2. 
Add or delete streets, areas, or parts thereof, designated for commercial parking;
3. 
Modify the criteria for determining whether a vehicle is a commercial vehicle under this section; and
4. 
Modify the criteria on which determinations are made concerning whether a commercial vehicle qualifies for a resident parking permit.
b. 
Mayor and Council of the Town of Guttenberg rules and regulations shall be enforceable pursuant to this section provided:
1. 
They have been duly adopted by resolution of the Mayor and Council of the Town of Guttenberg;
2. 
They have been submitted to the Town Administrator, and there has been no objection from the Town Administrator within 30 days of submission; and
3. 
They are consistent with the purposes and parameters of this section.
a. 
No person shall falsely represent himself, herself, or their vehicle as eligible for a parking permit; and
b. 
No person shall furnish false information on an application for a parking permit; and
c. 
No person shall fabricate, copy, duplicate, reproduce, modify or alter a parking permit, or allow another person to fabricate, copy, duplicate, reproduce, modify or alter a parking permit.
d. 
The owners or lessees of a vehicle having a fabricated, copied, duplicated, reproduced, modified or altered parking permit displayed shall be in violation of this section.
The Guttenberg Police Department shall have and exercise the power and perform the duties associated with the management, operation and enforcement of this section.
a. 
Owners of commercial vehicles parked in violation of this section shall be subject to a fine of not less than $115, nor more than $500, for each violation.
b. 
Any person violating Subsection 7-3A.6d shall be subject to a fine of no less than $250, nor more than $500, for each violation.
c. 
Any person who violates Subsection 7-3A.8a or b shall be subject to a fine of no less than $250, nor more than $500, for each violation.
d. 
Any person who violates Subsection 7-3A.8 shall be subject to a fine of no less than $250, nor more than $1,000, for each such violation. A mandatory court appearance is required for an alleged violation of Subsection 7-3A.8.
If any part or parts of this section are for any reason held to be invalid, such holding shall not affect the validity of the remaining portions of this section.
Except as provided in Subsection 7-3A.12b, all ordinances or parts of ordinances inconsistent with this section are hereby repealed as to the inconsistency thereof.
This section shall take effect immediately upon passage and publication as required under the law.
[Ord. 7/21/80 § 1; Department of Transportation letter dated 1/18/94; Ord. #12-13]
Vehicles over the registered gross weight listed below are hereby excluded from the following described streets or parts of streets except for the pickup and delivery of materials on such streets.
Name of Street
Weight
Location
Bellevue Avenue
26,000 pounds.
Boulevard East
Bellevue Avenue
26,000 pounds.
69th Street
[Ord. #13-13]
Vehicles over the following heights listed below are hereby excluded from the following described streets or parts of streets for any reason.
Name of Street
Height
Location
Ferry Road
12.5 feet
Boulevard East
Ferry Road
12.5 feet
River Road
[Ord. 7/7/69 § 4-1; Ord. 12/16/85 § 1; Ord. 2/15/89 § 1; Ord. No. 24-2016; Ord. No. 16-2017]
The following described streets or parts of streets are hereby designated as one-way streets in the direction indicated.
Name of Street
Side
Location
68th Street
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
West
From Boulevard East to Bergenline Avenue
69th Street
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
East
From Bergenline Avenue to Boulevard East
70th Street
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
West
From Boulevard East to Bergenline Avenue
71st Street
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
East
From Palisade Avenue to Boulevard East
Adams Street
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
South
From 70th Street to the 68th Street
Bellevue Avenue
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
South
From the Town limits to 68th Street
Hudson Avenue
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
North
Entire length
Jackson Street
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
North
From the 68th Street to 70th Street
Jackson Street
[Added 9-23-2019 by Ord. No. 23-19]
North
From border of West New York to 68th Street
Madison Street
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
North
From 68th Street to the Town limits
Palisade Avenue
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
South
Entire length
Polk Street
[Added 9-23-2019 by Ord. No. 23-19]
South
From 68th Street to border of West New York
Polk Street
[Ord. No. 24-2016]
South
From the Town limits to 68th Street
[New]
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-140, the following described streets or parts of streets 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 having sides 36 inches in length are provided for in the designations.
(RESERVED)
[New; Ord. #014/98; Ord. #004/05; Ord. #009-09; Ord. #11-13; Ord. No. 16-2017]
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-140, the following described intersections are hereby designated as Stop Intersections. STOP signs shall be installed as provided therein.
Intersection
Stop Sign On
68th Street and Adams Street
Adams Street
68th Street and Bellevue Avenue
Bellevue Avenue
68th Street and Hudson Avenue
[Ord. No. 16-2017]
68th Street
68th Street and Madison Street
Madison Street
69th Street and Bellevue Avenue
Bellevue Avenue
69th Street and Bellevue Avenue
69th Street
69th Street and Hudson Avenue
Hudson Avenue
69th Street and Hudson Avenue
69th Street
70th Street and Adams Street
70th Street
70th Street and Adams Street
Adams Street
70th Street and Bellevue Avenue
[Ord. No. 16-2017]
70th Street
70th Street and Bellevue Avenue
Bellevue Avenue
70th Street and Hudson Avenue
Hudson Avenue
70th Street and Hudson Avenue
70th Street
70th Street and Madison Street
Madison Street
70th Street and Palisade Avenue
Palisade Avenue
70th Street and Palisade Avenue
70th Street
70th Street and Park Avenue
70th Street
71st Street and Hudson Avenue
Hudson Avenue
71st Street and Palisade Avenue
Palisade Avenue
71st Street and Palisade Avenue
71st Street
[New]
Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-140, the following described intersections are hereby designated as Yield Intersections. YIELD signs having sides 36 inches in length shall be installed as provided therein.
(RESERVED)
[Ord. 9/6/83; Ord. #003/97; Ord. #011/97; Ord. #014/97; Ord. #025/97; Ord. #031/97; Ord. #09/98; Ord. #012/98; Ord. #01/99; Ord. #020/99; Ord. #026/99; Ord. #027/99; Ord. #031/99; Ord. #013/00; Ord. #015/00; Ord. #016/00; Ord. #026/00; Ord. #031/00; Ord. #038/00; Ord. #004/01; Ord. #010/02; Ord. #003/03; Ord. #006/03; Ord. #010/03; Ord. #015/05; Ord. #010-07; Ord. #23-10; Ord. #25-10; Ord. #1-11; Ord. #16-11; Ord. #17-11; Ord. #33-11; Ord. #08-12; Ord. #10-12; Ord. #14-12, Ord. #21-12; Ord. #05-13; Ord. #06-13; Ord. #15-13; Ord. #19-13; Ord. #10-14; Ord. #11-14; Ord. No. 11-2015; Ord. No. 04-2016; Ord. No. 12-2016; Ord. No. 22-2016; Ord. No. 29-2016; Ord. No. 10-2017; Ord. No. 19-2017; Ord. No. 23-2018; Ord. No. 30-2018]
a. 
In no event shall a loading zone space be created in an area in which parking is otherwise prohibited or in an area wherein any loading zone would interfere with the normal flow of traffic.
b. 
Expiration of Previous Loading Zone Spaces. Any and all parking spaces restricted for use as a loading zone shall expire July 1, 2000. All parking spaces restricted for use as a loading zone shall expire July 1, yearly, thereafter.
c. 
Application for Creation of Continuance; Review; Report of Findings. On or before July 1 annually any person seeking the creation or continuance of a restricted parking space for use as a loading zone shall submit to the Director of Public Safety or the Director's designee proof of his or her continued loading zone status. Upon review and approval by the Director of Public Safety or the Director's designee, the Director shall take one of the following actions:
1. 
In the event that a restricted parking space for use as a loading zone already exists, the Director of Public Safety shall approve for such space to continue until July 1 of the following year.
2. 
In the event that such a restricted parking space does not already exist, the Director of Public Safety or his designee shall issue a written report of his/her findings to the Mayor and Council and include in that report a request either that such a restricted parking space for use as a loading zone be created or that such a restricted parking space not be created.
d. 
Forfeiture of Restricted Space; Removal of Signage. In the event that a person seeking continuance of a restricted parking space for use as a loading zone as provided for in Subsection c above is found by the Director of Public Safety to be no longer eligible for a restricted parking space, such person shall immediately forfeit the restricted parking space and the Director of Public Safety shall order the removal of any signage indicating that the parking space is restricted. Upon the removal of the signage, the parking space shall be restored to use by the general public.
e. 
Fees. There shall be a $25 fee for any loading zone approved.
f. 
Commercial Loading Zone. There shall be a commercial loading zone area approximately 45 feet in length at 6900 to 6904 Bergenline Avenue for use by all business between the hours of 7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Thereafter the loading area may be used by individuals with residential parking permits from 11:00 p.m. to 7:00 a.m.
[Added 9-23-2019 by Ord. No. 22-19; amended 12-23-2019 by Ord. No. 29-19]
The following described locations are hereby designated as Loading Zones.
7-7 Loading Zones
Business Name
Location
Time
Beef Burger Corp.
[Ord. No. 23-2018; amended 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]
7013 Madison Street
6:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
Benny's Liquor & Supermarket
[Ord. No. 23-2018; amended 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]
7000 Park Ave
6:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday
Bulls Ferry Studios, LLC
[Ord. No. 23-2018]
6903 Jackson Street
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Sunday to Saturday
Deerbrook Fabrics, Inc.
[Added 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
Frank Richter Moving
[Ord. No. 30-2018]
340-68th Street 43 feet from North East corner of 68th Street and Palisade Ave going North To the start of loading zone 30 feet in length Loading Zone on Palisade Ave side
6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday
French Upholstery, Inc.
[Ord. No. 23-2018]
429-69th Street
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
GP's Restaurant
[Ord. No. 23-2018; amended 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]
24-69th Street
9:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. Monday to Sun
Genesis NYC DBA Tecno Group
[Ord. No. 30-2018]
6710-12 Palisade Ave 77 feet from South East corner of 68th Street and Palisade Ave going South to the start of loading zone 30 feet in length
9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
High Accessories
[Ord. No. 23-2018; amended 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]
72-68th Street
8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
Israel Paint & Hardware
[Ord. No. 23-2018; amended 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]
7000 Bergenline Ave
7:15 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday
Little Scholars Pre School
[Ord. No. 23-2018; amended 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]
58-69th Street
8:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. Monday. to Friday.
Mundo Esoterico Distributor
[Added 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 11-19]
320-69th Street, north side of 69th Street beginning at end of driveway line on 324 69th Street going east towards Hudson Avenue 30 feet
9:00 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. and 4:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday to Friday
Pinacle Supermarket
[Ord. No. 23-2018; amended 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]]
6818 Bergenline Ave
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. Monday to Saturday
Rabelos Corp.
[Ord. No. 23-2018; amended 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]
405-70th Street
6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Monday to Friday
Rumba Cubana
[Ord. No. 23-2018; amended 7-22-2019 by Ord. No. 16-19]
6909-15 Boulevard East
7:00 a.m. to 11:00 p.m. Monday to Sunday
Stich O Matic, Inc.
[Ord. No. 23-2018]
427-69th Street
7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday to Sunday
[New]
The following described locations are hereby designated as Taxi Stands.
(RESERVED)
[New; Ord. No. 04-2017]
The locations described below are designated as bus stops. No vehicle other than an omnibus picking up or discharging passengers shall occupy the area of any bus stop, except that parking shall be permitted therein, consistent with all other applicable traffic regulations and parking restrictions, on every day between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. on the following morning for all bus stops on Park Avenue only.
Kennedy Boulevard West:
Northeast corner at 7000 Kennedy Boulevard West - extending 27 feet
Bergenline Avenue:
Southwest corner at 6727 Bergenline Avenue - extending 54 feet
Northeast corner at 6804 Bergenline Avenue - extending 50 feet
West side at 6819 Bergenline Avenue - extending 113 feet
Northeast corner at 6900 Bergenline Avenue - extending 50 feet
Northeast corner at 7000 Bergenline Avenue - extending 54 feet
Northwest corner at 7001 Bergenline Avenue - extending 49 feet
Park Avenue:
Northwest corner at 6801 Park Avenue - extending 30 feet
Northwest corner at 6901 Park Avenue - extending 31 feet
Northwest corner at 7001 Park Avenue - extending 28 feet
Northeast corner at 7100 Park Avenue - extending 22 feet
Northwest corner at 7101 Park Avenue - extending 41 feet
Southeast corner at 6812 Park Avenue - extending 29 feet
Kennedy Boulevard East:
Northwest corner at 69th Street and Kennedy Boulevard East - extending 106 feet
East side at 7000 Kennedy Boulevard East - extending 94 feet
Southwest corner at 7005 Kennedy Boulevard East - extending 84 feet
Northeast corner at 7100 Kennedy Boulevard East - extending 97 feet
[Ord. 7/7/69 § 9-1; New]
a. 
No person shall make the turn listed below at any of the following described locations.
(RESERVED)
b. 
No person shall make a U-Turn on any street within the Town at any time.
[Ord. 2/7/77 §§ 1 — 2; Ord. #032/97; Ord. #13-11]
No person shall make a right turn on the red signal at any of the following described locations.
Bergenline Avenue and 69th Street
All right turns
At all times
Bergenline Avenue and 70th Street
All right turns
At all times
From all approaches at the intersection of Palisade Avenue and 69th Street from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Broadway 69th Street
All right turns
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Park Avenue and 69th Street
All right turns
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
From eastbound 69th Street to southbound Palisade Avenue from 7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday on school days only
Bergenline Avenue and 68th Street
All right turns
At all times
Kennedy Boulevard and 68th Street
All right turns
At all times
Jackson Street and 70th Street
All right turns
At all times
Boulevard East and 71st Street
All right turns
Monday to Friday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Boulevard East and 69th Street
All right turns
At all times
Ferry Road and River Road
All right turns
At all times
Kennedy Boulevard and 70th Street
All right turns
At all times
[New]
The following described streets or parts of streets shall have the speed limits designated.
Regulatory and warning signs shall be erected and maintained to effect the above designated speed limits as authorized by the Department of Transportation.
[Ord. #5/20/92, Preamble]
a. 
There is a shortage of on street parking spaces in the Town of Guttenberg.
b. 
There is a need for parking spaces to be dedicated to the use of persons who have certain handicaps.
c. 
There will be certain administrative costs associated with the creation and maintenance of certain handicapped parking spaces which will be dedicated for use by specific persons or vehicles.
d. 
The administrative costs to which reference is made in Subsection c above should be borne by the persons who will benefit from the use of the specifically dedicated parking spaces.
[Ord. 5/20/92 § 1; Ord. 9/22/92 § 1; Ord. 10/21/92 § 1; Ord. #1994-5; Ord. #1994-11; Ord. #1994-012; Ord. #1995-01; Ord. #1995-05; Ord. #1995-013; Ord. #018-1995; Ord. #022-1995; Ord. #003-1996; Ord. #010-1996; Ord. #011-1996; Ord. #015/96; Ord. #017/96; Ord. #019/96; Ord. #010/97; Ord. #012/97; Ord. #015/97; Ord. #019/97; Ord. #034/97; Ord. #037/97; Ord. #02/98; Ord. #03/98; Ord. #05/98; Ord. #06/98; Ord. #019/98; Ord. #04/99; Ord. #06/99; Ord. #08/99; Ord. #09/99; Ord. #012/99; Ord. #21/99; Ord. #25/99; Ord. #30/99; Ord. #014/00; Ord. #017/00; Ord. #018/00; Ord. #019/00; Ord. #021/00; Ord. #024/00; Ord. #025/00; Ord. #039/00; Ord. #001/01; Ord. #003/01; Ord. #013/01; Ord. #017/01; Ord. #003/02; Ord. #011/02; Ord. #012/02; Ord. #015/02; Ord. #016/02; Ord. #022/02; Ord. #024/02; Ord. #001/03; Ord. #002/03; Ord. #005/03; Ord. #011/03; Ord. #015/03; Ord. #016/03; Ord. #020/03; Ord. #001/04; Ord. #009/04; Ord. #013/04; Ord. #025/04; Ord. #026/04; Ord. #006/05; Ord. #014/05; Ord. #004/06; Ord. #006/06; Ord. #007/06; Ord. #009/06; Ord. #014/06; Ord. #016/06; Ord. #020/06; Ord. #001/07; Ord. #006/07; Ord. #001-08; Ord. #003-08; Ord. #010-08; Ord. #011-08; Ord. #001-09; Ord. #005-09; Ord. #006-09; Ord. #004-10; Ord. #007-10; Ord. #010-10; Ord. #011-10; Ord. #013-10; Ord. #23-10; Ord. #25-10; Ord. #01-11; Ord. #06-11; Ord. #14-11; Ord. #15-11; Ord. #31-11; Ord. #32-11; Ord. #37-11; Ord. #38-11; Ord. #40-11; Ord. #11-12; Ord. #13-12; Ord. #22-12; Ord. #02-13; Ord. #09-13; Ord. #10-13; Ord. #20-13; Ord. #21-13; Ord. #04-14; Ord. #09-14; Ord. #2014-14; Ord. No. 05-2015; Ord. No. 10-2015; Ord. No. 01-2016; Ord. No. 11-2016; Ord. No. 28-2016; Ord. No. 11-2017; Ord. No. 18-2017; Ord. No. 20-2017; Ord. No. 25-2017; Ord. No. 18-2018; Ord. No. 24-2018; Ord. No. 29-2018; amended 1-28-2019 by Ord. No. 01-19;3-25-2019 by Ord. No. 03-19; 8-26-2019 by Ord. No. 15-19; 12-23-2019 by Ord. No. 30-19]
a. 
Vehicle Identification Card and Certificate Required. Restricted parking spaces are hereby created on the street at the addresses shown on Schedule A attached hereto and made a part hereof. The restricted parking spaces may be used only by persons who have been issued special vehicle identification cards by the Division of Motor Vehicles pursuant to the provisions of Section 2 of P.L. 1949, c. 280 (N.J.S.A. 39:4-205), when using a motor vehicle on which is displayed a certificate, for which a special vehicle identification card has been issued, pursuant to Section 3 of P.L. 1949, c. 280 (N.J.S.A. 39:4-206).
b. 
Restricted Parking Spaces in Front of Residence; Expiration; Restrictions. Restricted parking spaces are hereby created in front of the residences occupied by handicapped persons at the addresses shown on Schedule B attached hereto and made a part hereof. The restricted parking spaces to which reference is made in this subsection shall remain in effect so long as the handicapped person resides at the address in front of which the restricted parking space has been created, provided that the handicapped person is the holder of a current driver's license issued by the State of New Jersey and further provided that the motor vehicle to be parked in the restricted parking space is equipped with such special attachments and devices as the Director of the Division of Motor Vehicles may deem necessary to provide for the safe operation thereof by the handicapped person.
In no event shall a restricted parking space be created in an area in which parking is otherwise prohibited or in an area wherein any parking would interfere with the normal flow of traffic.
c. 
Expiration of Previous Restricted Spaces. Any and all parking spaces restricted for use by handicapped persons created prior to the passage of this section and not included in either Schedule A or Schedule B attached hereto shall expire on July 1, 1992.
d. 
Expiration of Previous Handicapped Parking Permits. Any and all handicapped parking permits issued prior to the passage of this section shall expire July 1, 1992.
e. 
Application for Creation of Continuance; Review; Report of Findings. On or before July 1 annually any person seeking the creation or continuance of a restricted parking space of the type to which reference is made in Subsection b above shall submit to the Chief of Police or the Chief's designee proof of his or her continued handicapped status. Upon review and approval by the Chief of Police or the Chief's designee, the Chief of Police shall take one of the following actions:
1. 
In the event that a restricted parking space of the type to which reference is made already exists, the Chief of Police shall issue a permit as provided for in Subsection g below for such space to continue until July 1st of the following year.
2. 
In the event that such a parking space does not already exist, the Chief of Police shall issue a written report of his/her findings to the Mayor and Board of Council and include in that report a request either that such a parking space be created or that such a parking space not be created.
f. 
Forfeiture of Restricted Space; Removal of Signage. In the event that a person seeking continuance of a restricted parking space as provided for in Subsection e above is found by the Chief of Police to be no longer eligible for a restricted parking space, such person shall immediately forfeit the restricted parking space and the Chief of Police shall order the removal of any signage indicating that the parking space is restricted. Upon the removal of the signage, the parking space shall be restored to use by the general public.
g. 
Issuance of Permit; Proofs Required; Permit Description. In the event that the Chief of Police approves the continuance of a restricted parking space as provided for in Subsection e above, he/she shall issue a permit which identifies the specific motor vehicle and the location wherein the specific motor vehicle is to be parked. Such permits shall only be issued to persons who can prove ownership and operation of the motor vehicle and residency at the location specified thereon.
The permit shall be 5 1/2 inches by 8 1/2 inches in size, shall bear the seal of the Town of Guttenberg and shall be displayed prominently within the vehicle when it is parked so as to be seen from the middle of the street.
h. 
Fees. The $10 fee for any permit shall be and hereby is waived.
Restricted Parking Spaces Created on Streets
Schedule A
Location
6819 Boulevard East
Northeast corner 69th Street west of Boulevard East
7005 Boulevard East on Bellevue Avenue
North side of 70th Street on the east side, space #2
6900 Broadway
By handicapped ramp - Approximately 64 feet from closest corner (70th Street) with a utility pole within 25 feet north of proposed lot
6815 Park Avenue on 69th Street
South side 10 feet west of Park Avenue
6819 Park Avenue
40 feet west of Park Avenue south side of 69th Street
69th Street
East of fire hydrant by Broadway intersection, parking space should be 110 feet from closest corner (Broadway). Proposed parking space is 1 spot east of fire zone and a fire hydrant.
63-70th Street
25 feet west at 65-70th Street
70th Street
First parking space west of 6900 Broadway rear parking lot entrance, parking space would be 96 feet from closest corner (70th Street). Spot is directly across from 144-70th Street. Proposed parking space is 1 spot east of fire zone and a fire hydrant.
Restricted Parking Spaces Created on Streets
Schedule B
First Name
Last Name
Address
Plate #
Albert
Ahern
243-68th Street
U36GKG
Prakash
Bhatt
223-71st
HZ6653
Jamie
Cabrera
6707 Broadway
HM6968
Joseph
Forenza
412-69th Street
FORENZA
Luisa
Hernandez
6714 Jackson
HS6454
Clara
Higuita-Lopez
325-70th
C89KGX
Despina
Kallopoulos
63-70th
HW7020
Ann
Keating
74-70th
HW7312
Joseph
Miller
240-68th Street
HH1475
Ramon
Pena
114-69th Street
HW5719
Barbara
Reiche
6820 Polk
CC2055
[New]
Only a motor vehicle for which a valid permit has been issued and which has such permit properly displayed shall be permitted to park in the restricted parking zone indicated on such permit.
[Ord. No. 26-2016; Ord. No. 15-2017]
There is hereby established the following parking violation schedule and payable amounts:
Code Number
Payable Violation Description
Amount
7-3.2
Parking During Emergencies
$60
7-3.3
Prohibited Parking on Certain Streets at All Times
$60
7-3.4
Prohibited Parking on Certain Streets at Certain Hours
$60
7-3.5
Prohibited Stopping or Standing on Certain Streets at Certain Hours
$60
7-3.6
Parking Time Limited on Certain Streets
$60
7-3.7
Parking Prohibited for Certain Vehicles 6,000 pounds., 8 feet high
$124
7-3.9
Prohibited Parking on Alternate Sides of Certain Streets on Certain Hours
[Ord. No. 15-2017]
$40
7-4, 7-4.1
Prohibited Parking for Designated Weight and Designated Height of Vehicles on Certain Streets
$124
7-7
Prohibited Parking in Loading Zones
$60
7-8
Prohibited Parking in Taxi Zones
$60
7-9
Prohibited Parking in Bus Stops
$60
7-10
Turns Prohibited
$85
7-11
No Turn on Red
$85
7-13
Handicapped Parking (See N.J.S.A. 39:4-197)
$273