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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Chosen Freeholders of Atlantic County as indicated in article histories.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Public health nuisances — See Ch. 92.
Parks — See Ch. 97.
Swimming pools — See Ch. 120.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 125.
[1]
Editor's Note: This ordinance also repealed former Ch. 99, Peace and Good Order, adopted: Art. I, 12-13-1978; Art. II, 10-30-1984 by Ord. No. 25-1984.
[Adopted 5-12-1987 by Ord. No. 11-1987]
[Amended 9-11-2007 by Ord. No. 8-2007]
The use of any of the bridges listed below for loitering, fishing, crabbing, swimming, diving and any activity other than the crossing of said bridges by pedestrians or vehicular traffic is hereby prohibited.
Bridge
Bridge No.
Road
Munici- pality
Waterway
Cedar Bridge
EH-10
Route 615
Egg Harbor Township
Patcong Creek
Central Avenue
EH-11
Route 661
Egg Harbor Township
Patcong Creek
Dorset Avenue Bridge
V-1
Dorset Avenue
Ventnor
Intra- coastal Waterway
English Creek
EH-21
Route 559
Egg Harbor Township
English Creek
Green Bank
M-1
Route 563
Mullica Township
Mullica River
Jobs Point
EH-32
Route 559
Egg Harbor Township
Patcong Creek
Longport Bridge[1]
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-
-
-
Ocean Heights
EH-33
Atlantic Route 559
Egg Harbor Township
Patcong Creek
Patcong Creek Bridge
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Somers Point -Mays Landing Road
Egg Harbor Township
Patcong Creek
Port Republic
PR-7
Route 610
Port Republic
Nacote Creek
[1]
Editor's Note: See § 99-1.1.
[Added 12-18-2007 by Ord. No. 8-2007 (amended)]
Fishing is allowed on the Longport Bridge between October 1 and April 30 of any given year from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.; provided, however, that fishermen will not block the pedestrian pathway and also agree to clean up any and all debris before they leave the bridge.
No vehicle, including automobiles, motorcycles or bicycles, shall be parked upon the bridges listed in § 99-1.
Regulatory and warning signs shall be erected and maintained to effect the above prohibition.
This Article shall be enforceable by any local or state police officer.
Anyone convicted by a court of competent jurisdiction of violating this chapter shall be liable to a penalty not to exceed a fine of $100.