City of Rahway, NJ
Union County
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§ 381-13 Taxicab zones.

The City of Rahway shall be divided into three taxicab zones as follows:
A. 
Zone 1. All of area enclosed by the following boundary lines: Beginning at the intersection of the center lines of West Hazelwood Avenue and St. Georges Avenue; thence
(1) 
Running north from said intersection along the center line of St. Georges Avenue to the intersection of the center line of West Grand Avenue; thence
(2) 
Running east along the center line of West Grand Avenue to the intersection of the center line of East Grand Avenue; thence
(3) 
Running east along the center line of East Grand Avenue to the intersection of the center line of Lawrence Street; thence
(4) 
Running south along the center line of Lawrence Street to the intersection of the center line of State Highway Route No. 1; thence
(5) 
Running south along the center line of State Highway Route No. 1 to the intersection of the center line of East Hazelwood Avenue; thence
(6) 
Running west along the center line of East Hazelwood Avenue to the intersection of the center line of West Hazelwood Avenue; thence
(7) 
Running west along the center line of West Hazelwood Avenue to the intersection of the center line of St. Georges Avenue and the point of beginning.
B. 
Zone 2. All of the area enclosed between the outer boundary of Zone 1, as previously described, and the following boundary lines: Beginning at the intersection of the center line of St. Georges Avenue and West Inman Avenue; thence
(1) 
Running west along the center line of West Inman Avenue to the intersection of the center line of Madison Avenue; thence
(2) 
Running north along the center line of Madison Avenue to the intersection of the center line of Westfield Avenue; thence
(3) 
Running east along the center line of Westfield Avenue to the intersection of the center line of St. Georges Avenue; thence
(4) 
Running north along the center line of St. Georges Avenue to the intersection of the center line of West Scott Avenue; thence
(5) 
Running east along the center line of West Scott Avenue to the intersection of the center line of East Scott Avenue; thence
(6) 
Running east along the center line of East Scott Avenue to the intersection of the center line of State Highway Route No. 1; thence
(7) 
Running south along the center line of State Highway No. 1 to the intersection of the southerly city boundary; thence
(8) 
Running west along said boundary to the intersection of the center line of St. Georges Avenue; thence
(9) 
Running north along the center line of St. Georges Avenue to the intersection of the center line of West Inman Avenue and the point of beginning.
C. 
Zone 3. All of the remaining portion of the city enclosed between the outer boundary of Zone 2 and the city boundaries.

§ 381-14 Maximum rates.

[Amended 8-10-1987 by Ord. No. A-15-87; 6-16-1993 by Ord. No. A-30-93; 3-13-2000 by Ord. No. O-16-00; 10-11-2005 by Ord. No. O-38-05; 3-11-2013 by Ord. No. O-12-13]
No licensee or permittee shall charge any rate for transportation of passengers which exceeds the following rates:
A. 
For one or two passengers:
Zone
Rate
Zone 1
$5
Zone 2
$6
Zone 3
$7
B. 
The rate for three or more passengers to any zone is $2 per person.
C. 
Senior citizens discounts for authorized Rahway residents will be $1 off the regular rate.

§ 381-15 Posting rates and taxicab license number.

A card containing the maximum fares permitted in § 381-14 of this article, the license number of the vehicle and a map of the taxicab zones shall be affixed in a conspicuous place inside the passenger section of the taxicab. The size of the card and the type of print thereon shall be subject to the approval of the Police Chief. No person shall charge a fare in excess thereof.

§ 381-16 Fare disputes nonpayment.

All disputes as to fares shall be determined by the officer in charge of the police station at the time of said dispute. It shall be unlawful for any person to refuse to pay the legal fare under this chapter.