City of Bridgeton, NJ
Cumberland County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Bridgeton 9-19-1989 by Ord. No. 89-7. Amendments noted where applicable.]
The City may provide, subject to approval of the Director of Public Safety and the Engineer, for the creation of emergency lanes for the usage of police, fire and ambulance vehicles only on public property of the City or may similarly provide, subject to the approval of the Director of Public Safety and the Engineer, and the consent of the private property owner, which consent shall be given in writing, to the creation of emergency lanes for the usage of police, fire and ambulance vehicles on private property.
All vehicles other than police, fire and ambulance vehicles are prohibited from using, parking or standing in any designated emergency lane as established by the City.
Any unoccupied vehicle parking or standing in violation of this chapter shall be deemed a nuisance, and any police officer or City official may provide for the removal of such vehicle. The owner shall pay the reasonable cost of removal and storage which may result from such removal, before regaining possession of the vehicle.
Any person owning a vehicle, and the person operating said vehicle wherein a violation of this chapter is caused, shall be responsible for a penalty as provided in Chapter 1, Article III, General Penalty.