[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Saddle Brook 8-9-2007 by Ord. No. 1421. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also superseded Ord. No. 1389, adopted 6-29-2006.
The Township shall not employ the power of eminent domain so as to deprive owner-occupiers of residential real properties of such ownership rights in the absence of a specified purpose:
To transfer the property to public ownership for the creation of a public use, including but not limited to a road, hospital, military base, sewer, waterline, sidewalk, right-of-way, flood control, park, open space, erosion control mechanism and the like; or
To transfer the property to private owners for the specific purpose of making the same available for public use.