[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Trustees of the Village of Manorhaven 9-9-1953 by Ord. No. XXXIV. Amendments noted where applicable.]
No person, firm or corporation shall maintain or conduct a field or space for the purpose of parking motor vehicles or any other vehicles for which a fee is charged without first obtaining a license therefor from the Board of Trustees.
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- COMMERCIAL PARKING FIELD OR SPACE
- A field or space which is solely operated for the parking of motor vehicles or other vehicles for revenue.
- SEMICOMMERCIAL PARKING FIELD OR SPACE
- That which is operated in conjunction with an existing business but where a fee is charged for others than patrons.
The annual fee for any license or renewal of a license for a commercial parking field or space shall be the sum of $1 for each motor vehicle or other vehicle which such field can accommodate, whether the field or space is so used for all or any fractional part of a year.
The annual fee for a license or renewal of a license for a semicommercial parking field or space shall be the sum of $25, whether the field is so used for all or any fractional part of a year.
The Board of Trustees shall compute the number of cars which can be accommodated, making due allowances for necessary roadways, etc.
No license shall be issued unless the following requirements are complied with:
The field or space shall be fenced or a suitable barricade or barricades shall be erected around the field or space.
Aprons shall be installed across sidewalk area at all entrances or exits.
The field or space shall be oiled as often as necessary to prevent dust nuisance.
Future public parking fields abutting a residential area shall be fenced with a substantial fence in keeping with the area and shall have an oiled surface.
Within 60 days after the enactment of this chapter, all existing parking fields shall comply with the regulations herein contained.
Any person, firm or corporation violating or failing to comply with any provisions of this chapter shall be fined not less than $10 nor more than $100 for each offense, and a separate offense shall be deemed committed on each day during or on which a violation occurs or continues.