Township of Cedar Grove, NJ
Essex County
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[Adopted 9-11-2000 by Ord. No. 00-537]
[Amended 5-3-2004 by Ord. No. 04-609]
A. 
All persons requesting to place a dumpster within the Township shall be required to obtain a permit from the Building Department. The placement of such dumpster shall not create a hazard.
B. 
All construction, landscaping or demolition projects that generate waste shall be required either to have a dumpster on site or the waste, such as scrap wood, masonry and/or other debris, shall be removed daily as in order not to create a hazard. No debris shall be left on the grounds overnight.
C. 
There shall be a permit fee of $100 for each dumpster placed in the roadway or right-of-way. For dumpsters placed in the driveway area, there shall be a permit fee of $25.
[Amended 5-3-2004 by Ord. No. 04-609]
All dumpsters placed in the Township right-of-way or roadway shall be removed within five days of the issuance of the permit. An extension of up to five additional five-day periods may be requested from the Cedar Grove Police Department.
Any dumpster placed within the Township of Cedar Grove shall not damage or destroy any roadway, curbing, sidewalk and/or any other property.
All dumpsters placed in the roadway shall have safety reflectors, and their placement shall be approved by the Cedar Grove Police Department. No dumpster shall be placed within 15 feet a building.
[Amended 10-23-2006 by Ord. No. 06-656]
Any violation of this article shall be punishable by a fine of up to $2,000 or by imprisonment for a term not exceeding 90 days, or both. Each day that the violation exists shall constitute a separate violation.
The enforcement of this article shall be the responsibility of the Office of the Construction Code Enforcement, Engineering Department, Fire Prevention Bureau and/or the Police Department.