[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Parsippany-Troy Hills 10-28-1986 by Ord. No. 86:72 as Sec. 4-7 of the 1986 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- TRUCK TERMINAL
- Any land and premises or lands or premises used for the transfer of materials and other personal property by truck, which lands or premises are used for the purpose of either storing materials temporarily for eventual transfer to another point or which lands or premises are used for the purpose of receiving materials and personal property for whatever purpose other than resale which are shipped into the Township by trucks which use the licensed premises as the point of delivery or regular point of temporary stopover for trucks.
[Amended 10-23-2007 by Ord. No. 2007:46]
All truck terminals now or hereafter existing in the Township shall be licensed under the terms and conditions hereafter stated. Additionally, applicants shall comply with the provisions of Chapter 234, Licensing.
[Amended by Ord. 90:56]
The license fee for operation of a truck terminal shall be $100 annually for the term commencing January 1 to December 31.
No explosives or volatile substances shall be stored in a truck terminal in the Township unless permission is obtained from the Chief of Police who shall satisfy himself that all applicable Township ordinances and regulations as well as any pertinent state laws with respect to the storage and handling of explosive and volatile substances have been complied with in full.
Truck terminals shall be operated in such a manner as to least disturb adjoining property owners, and particularly as follows:
No lights shall be used at night which shine on adjoining residents.
Nighttime operations shall be carried on in a manner which will not disturb the repose of neighbors.
Driveways and roads used by trucks for access to main thoroughfares shall be kept oiled and free from dust at all times.
No accumulation of waste or debris shall be permitted on the lands or premises or the truck or vehicle in which goods and chattels are stored.