[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills 10-28-1986 by Ord. No. 86:72 as Sec. 4-12 of the 1986 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
It shall be unlawful to operate a miniature golf course or driving course where an admission fee is charged to patrons for playing unless a license is obtained therefor.
The annual license fee of $100 shall be paid for each license.
No miniature golf course or driving course shall be operated and played on after 12:00 midnight and before 7:00 a.m. on any day. All the operating lights on the courses shall be out and remain out after 12:00 midnight and before 7:00 a.m. on any day. They shall be so arranged that their light shall be shaded from adjoining houses.
Any person desiring a license to operate a miniature golf course or driving course shall make application to the Township Council. The application shall show the location of the amusement, size of grounds and distance from the highway and, if located on any highway, shall be established at least 30 feet from the side line of any street or highway in the Township. The application shall further show the entrance for patrons and automobiles to the grounds of the miniature golf course or driving course and the grounds shall be of sufficient size to adequately accommodate automobiles so that they shall not be parked on the highway adjacent to the courses. A diagram shall accompany the application showing the location of the courses in relation to highway, buildings, churches and schools within 200 feet of the side lines of the courses.
Every licensee under this chapter shall conduct the courses in a quiet and orderly manner.
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005:31]
This chapter shall be enforced by the Police Department of the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills.