Township of Hamilton, NJ
Mercer County
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Abandonment
§ 5-70.1— Division of Housing Inspections and Landlord Compliance. § 5-89— Powers and duties. 108-1{16}— FERAL CAT § 108-8— Abandonment. § 108-25— Trap Neuter Vaccinate and Return ("TNVR"). Ch 146— Buildings, Unfit or Abandoned 146-2{8}— QUALIFIED REHABILITATION ENTITY Ch 146 Art II— Abandoned Property § 146-10— Determination that property is abandoned. § 146-12— Abandoned property list. § 146-15— Maintenance. § 146-18— Township acquisition of abandoned property; rehabilitation plan. Ch 167— Construction Codes, Uniform § 167-2— Fees. § 215-1— Municipal Clerk. § 215-9— Department of Community and Economic Development. Ch 268— Housing Standards 289-1{4}— REFUSE Ch 317— Nuisances § 317-3— Nuisances defined and prohibited. 317-3A(9){1}— ABANDONED VEHICLE § 317-6— Recovery of costs. Ch 362— Property Maintenance § 394-1— Purpose and intent. § 394-3— Shoppers, patrons and users. § 394-4— Owners and operators of stores supplying carts. § 468-21— Rotating call list. § 468-24— Abandoned vehicles. § 468-25— Response time; missed calls. § 468-28— Limitation of fees for storage of removed vehicles. § 536-21— Preexisting nonconforming structures and uses. § 550-127— Water supply. § 550-140— Telecommunications towers and antennas. § 550-142— Renewable-energy-generating facilities. 572-2{12}— TERMINATION § 583-6— Nonconforming structures and uses in Stream Buffer Conservation Zone. § DT-1— Derivation Table of 1994 Code to 2017 Code. § DL-1— Disposition of legislation.
Accessory buildings and structures
§ 146-15— Maintenance. § 167-2— Fees. 268-1A{1}— ACCESSORY STRUCTURE 268-1A{6}— BUILDING § 362-7— Standards. 536-7{42}— START OF CONSTRUCTION 550-7{4}— ACCESSORY BUILDING, STRUCTURE OR USE 550-7{32}— BUILDING COVERAGE 550-7{115}— GARAGE, PRIVATE 550-7{185}— OPEN LANDS 550-7{242}— SHED, GARDEN OR TOOL 550-7{256}— STABLE, PRIVATE 550-7{258}— START OF CONSTRUCTION § 550-72— C Conservation District. § 550-73— RRC Rural Resource Conservation and R-25 Single-Family Residential Districts. § 550-74— R-15, R-10, R-7 and R-5 Single-Family Residential Districts. § 550-75— A/T Multiple-Family Residential District. § 550-76— NC Neighborhood Commercial District. § 550-77— CC Community Commercial District. § 550-78— HC Highway Commercial and GC General Commercial Districts. § 550-79— GSC Government Service Center District. § 550-81— REO-2, REO-4 and REO-5 Research, Engineering and Office Districts, and RD Research and Development Districts. § 550-82— MFG Manufacturing and I Industrial Districts. § 550-83— Area and lot widths for corner lots. § 550-84— General requirements in nonresidential districts. § 550-85— HC Highway Commercial Design District I. § 550-86— HC Highway Commercial Design District II. § 550-87— Special Housing Zone I. § 550-88— Special Housing Zone II or IIA. § 550-89— Planned Retirement Development Overlay Zone and Planned Retirement Development Zone. § 550-90— Mixed-Use Area II Train Station Overlay. § 550-92— HH Hospital Healthcare District. § 550-93— A/T-2 Multiple Family Residential - 2 District. § 550-94— Special Housing Zone III. § 550-111— Accessory buildings. § 550-114— Fences, walls and sight triangles. § 550-118— Nonconforming lots, structures and uses. § 550-119— Off-street parking, loading areas and driveways. § 550-137— Satellite dish antennas. § 550-161— Conditional uses. § 550-164— Planned developments. § 550-165— Evaluation standards and criteria for planned developments. 550-168B{1}— ACCESSORY APARTMENT § 550-223— General requirements. § 550-225— Submission of preliminary plats and plans. § 550-256— Off-tract improvements. § 550-312— Use regulations.
Accessory uses
550-7{89}— FARM 550-7{119}— GOLF COURSE 550-7{120}— GOLF DRIVING RANGE 550-7{129}— HEALTH CARE FACILITY 550-7{133}— HOME OCCUPATION 550-7{251}— SOLAR OR PHOTOVOLTAIC ENERGY-GENERATING FACILITY 550-7{269}— SWIMMING POOL, PRIVATE RESIDENTIAL § 550-72— C Conservation District. § 550-73— RRC Rural Resource Conservation and R-25 Single-Family Residential Districts. § 550-74— R-15, R-10, R-7 and R-5 Single-Family Residential Districts. § 550-75— A/T Multiple-Family Residential District. § 550-76— NC Neighborhood Commercial District. § 550-77— CC Community Commercial District. § 550-78— HC Highway Commercial and GC General Commercial Districts. § 550-79— GSC Government Service Center District. § 550-80— Township Town Center Project Redevelopment Plan. § 550-81— REO-2, REO-4 and REO-5 Research, Engineering and Office Districts, and RD Research and Development Districts. § 550-82— MFG Manufacturing and I Industrial Districts. § 550-86— HC Highway Commercial Design District II. § 550-87— Special Housing Zone I. § 550-88— Special Housing Zone II or IIA. § 550-89— Planned Retirement Development Overlay Zone and Planned Retirement Development Zone. § 550-90— Mixed-Use Area II Train Station Overlay. § 550-92— HH Hospital Healthcare District. § 550-93— A/T-2 Multiple Family Residential - 2 District. § 550-94— Special Housing Zone III. § 550-137— Satellite dish antennas. § 550-140— Telecommunications towers and antennas. § 550-142— Renewable-energy-generating facilities. § 550-161— Conditional uses. § 550-164— Planned developments. § 550-165— Evaluation standards and criteria for planned developments. § 550-312— Use regulations. § 583-5— Performance standards for Stream Buffer Conservation Zones.
Advertising
§ 5-93— Purpose. § 5-99— Powers and duties generally. § 5-144— Powers. § 5-200— Awarding of contracts; bidding procedures; bidding threshold. § 19-1— Prohibition on awarding professional services contracts to certain contributors. § 19-13— Insurance contracting procedure. § 19-14— Professional services contracting procedure. 108-1{25}— OFFER FOR SALE § 133-14— Prohibited acts. § 146-5— Action by Township on failure to comply with order. § 146-6— Recovery of costs by Township. § 215-1— Municipal Clerk. § 215-6— Department of Health, Recreation, Senior and Veterans Services. 268-18A{10}— RENTAL FACILITY 273-3{5}— DEALER § 289-7— Distribution of handbills. § 306-3— Standards for installation, maintenance, and operation. § 340-2— Conduct. 349-2{10}— ROAD SHOWS § 349-19— Distribution of commercial advertising matter. § 385-11— Connection by Township – awarding of contracts. § 420-8— General policy; duties of Township. 420-16A{34}— RECYCLABLE MATERIALS § 449-3— Payment of tax by guest; restrictions on vendors. § 449-4— Violations and penalties. 454-2{8}— TAXICAB or TAXI § 454-13— Regulations for taxicabs. 454-22{1}— LIMOUSINE § 454-31— Regulations for limousines. § 460-6— Regulation of entertainment. 550-7{265}— STRUCTURE § 550-86— HC Highway Commercial Design District II. § 550-89— Planned Retirement Development Overlay Zone and Planned Retirement Development Zone. § 550-124— Signs. § 550-137— Satellite dish antennas. § 550-161— Conditional uses. § 550-164— Planned developments. § 550-165— Evaluation standards and criteria for planned developments. § 550-169— Affirmative marketing plan.
Animals
§ 5-76— Division of Health. § 5-81— Animal Control. 90-2{2}— AIR POLLUTION 90-2{9}— GARBAGE 90-2{10}— INCINERATOR Ch 108— Animals 108-1{1}— ANIMAL 108-1{2}— ANIMAL CONTROL OFFICER (ACO) 108-1{3}— ANIMAL RESCUE ORGANIZATION 108-1{4}— ANIMAL RESCUE ORGANIZATION FACILITY 108-1{5}— ANIMAL SHELTER 108-1{6}— AT-LARGE 108-1{17}— FOSTER HOME 108-1{19}— HABITUALLY 108-1{20}— HARBOR 108-1{22}— MICROCHIP 108-1{23}— NEUTER 108-1{25}— OFFER FOR SALE 108-1{26}— OTHER ANIMALS 108-1{28}— OWNER 108-1{30}— PET SHOP 108-1{32}— PROPER SHELTER 108-1{33}— SPAY 108-1{34}— STRAY 108-1{35}— SUFFICIENT FOOD 108-1{36}— SUFFICIENT WATER 108-1{38}— TRAP/HUMANE TRAP § 108-4— General responsibilities of owner. § 108-6— Removal of waste required. § 108-7— Animals at large; exceptions. § 108-8— Abandonment. § 108-9— Animal traps; fees. § 108-10— No-kill shelter. § 108-11— Adoption from Hamilton Township Animal Shelter; exemption. § 108-12— Fees for redemption of an animal from Township shelter. § 108-13— Pet shops, kennels, shelters and pounds; pets from animal care facilities and animal rescue organizations. § 108-14— Exemption for veterinary treatment centers. § 108-17— License. § 108-22— Potentially dangerous dogs. § 108-25— Trap Neuter Vaccinate and Return ("TNVR"). § 215-6— Department of Health, Recreation, Senior and Veterans Services. 268-1A{15}— GARBAGE § 268-17— Standards for operation of hotels, rooming houses and similar accommodations. 289-1{4}— REFUSE § 296-12— Operating requirements. 311-1{8}— MOTOR VEHICLE § 311-7— Restricted uses and activities. § 317-3— Nuisances defined and prohibited. 317-3A(10){2}— WILDLIFE 323-1{1}— OBSCENE MATERIALS § 334-7— Financial responsibility. § 340-1— Prohibited activities. 362-6{7}— GARBAGE § 362-7— Standards. 385-4{19}— GARBAGE § 385-13— Connection fee; permit. § 385-22— Prohibitions on discharges (prohibited discharge standards). 420-16A{11}— CONTAINER 420-16A{14}— DEAD ANIMALS 420-16A{19}— GARBAGE 420-16A{30}— POLYCHLORINATED BIPHENYL (PCB) 420-16A{33}— RECEPTACLE § 420-25— Prohibited materials. § 477-4— Injury by animals. § 536-11— Application for development permit; notice requirements. § 536-17— Prohibited uses in floodplains. § 536-24— Criteria for approval of developments and variances. 550-7{89}— FARM 550-7{117}— GARBAGE 550-7{193}— PET CEMETERY 550-7{219}— RESIDENTIAL AGRICULTURE 550-7{255}— STABLE 550-7{256}— STABLE, PRIVATE § 550-72— C Conservation District. § 550-73— RRC Rural Resource Conservation and R-25 Single-Family Residential Districts. § 550-74— R-15, R-10, R-7 and R-5 Single-Family Residential Districts. § 550-75— A/T Multiple-Family Residential District. § 550-78— HC Highway Commercial and GC General Commercial Districts. § 550-84— General requirements in nonresidential districts. § 550-87— Special Housing Zone I. § 550-114— Fences, walls and sight triangles. § 550-120— Performance standards for all uses. § 550-124— Signs. § 550-142— Renewable-energy-generating facilities. § 550-161— Conditional uses. § 550-312— Use regulations. 565-6B{8}— FARM § DT-1— Derivation Table of 1994 Code to 2017 Code. § DL-1— Disposition of legislation.
Apartments
§ 5-164— New tenancies. § 5-165— Notification of tenants of application for rent increase. § 104-2— Duties of operators; exemptions. 108-1{34}— STRAY § 167-2— Fees. § 215-10— Department of Water Pollution Control. § 268-1— Definitions. 268-1A{11}— DWELLING UNIT, APARTMENT, FLAT AND LIVING UNIT, AND OTHER SIMILAR DESIGNATIONS 268-1A{23}— MULTIPLE DWELLING and APARTMENT HOUSE 268-1A{32}— RENTAL UNIT 268-1A{37}— STUDIO APARTMENT § 268-3— Inspection prior to change in occupancy; certificate of approval. § 268-5— Information to be provided to tenants. § 268-9— Space, use and location requirements. § 268-15— Responsibilities of owners and occupants. 268-18A{2}— APARTMENT COMPLEX 268-18A{3}— APARTMENT or DWELLING 268-18A{10}— RENTAL FACILITY 268-18A{11}— RENTAL UNIT 311-1{10}— MULTI-DWELLING-UNIT BUILDING § 340-1— Prohibited activities. § 349-15— "Do Not Solicit" list. § 385-13— Connection fee; permit. § 385-52— Establishment of rates. § 420-1— Suitable receptacles required; use of receptacles. 420-16A{28}— MULTIPLE-DWELLING COMPLEX § 435-1— Responsibility of owner or tenant. 454-2{6}— PUBLIC TAXICAB STANDS § 496-7— Exemptions. Ch 550— Land Development 550-7{14}— APARTMENT STRUCTURE § 550-75— A/T Multiple-Family Residential District. § 550-79— GSC Government Service Center District. § 550-88— Special Housing Zone II or IIA. § 550-113— Stormwater management. § 550-115— Lighting. § 550-119— Off-street parking, loading areas and driveways. § 550-124— Signs. § 550-134— Solid waste disposal and recycling; site and space planning requirements. § 550-161— Conditional uses. § 550-162— Garden apartments. § 550-164— Planned developments. § 550-167— Affordable housing development fees. 550-168B{1}— ACCESSORY APARTMENT § 550-196— Provisions applicable to both Planning Board and Board of Adjustment. § 550-226— Submission of final plats and plans.
Appeals
§ 5-42— Separate boards and agencies not assigned to department. § 5-55— Duties of Township Attorney. § 5-56— Duties of Public Defender. § 5-57— Powers and duties of Municipal Prosecutor-Police Legal Advisor. § 5-89— Powers and duties. § 5-161— Appeals. § 5-163— Powers and duties; adjudication procedure. 24-1{4}— REVIEW COMMITTEE or COMMITTEE § 45-15— Outside employment. § 45-19— Defense and indemnification of public employees. § 133-6— Investigation; issuance of license. § 167-1— Uniform Construction Code enforcing agency. § 167-2— Fees. § 184-6— Investigation of license application. § 184-17— Suspension or revocation of license. § 215-1— Municipal Clerk. § 215-13— Township property lease and rental fees; policies. § 223-4— Satisfaction of lien by insurer. § 228-11— Appeals. § 273-4— Application for license; issuance or denial of license. § 273-11— Suspension or revocation of license. § 285-4— Investigation of applicant; denial; appeal of denial. § 285-12— Procedure for revocation hearing. § 296-8— Investigation; issuance of license. § 311-10— Enforcement; violations and penalties. § 340-4— Permits for group use. § 349-5— Investigation of applicant for license; issuance or denial of license. § 435-15.1— Excavations prohibited following street improvements. § 435-42— Denial of permit; appeal. § 454-16— Disciplinary action; violations and penalties; suspension or revocation of license. § 454-17— Appeal process. § 454-33— Disciplinary action; suspension or revocation of license. § 454-34— Appeal process. § 468-5— Investigation of applicant for license; approval procedure. 536-7{4}— APPEAL § 536-15— Interpretation of boundaries. § 536-23— Variances. 550-7{16}— APPLICATION FOR DEVELOPMENT 550-7{99}— FLOOD HAZARD APPEAL § 550-43— Interpretation of boundaries. § 550-89— Planned Retirement Development Overlay Zone and Planned Retirement Development Zone. § 550-118— Nonconforming lots, structures and uses. § 550-167— Affordable housing development fees. § 550-168— Affordable housing. § 550-192— Powers and duties of Zoning Board of Adjustment. § 550-193— Appeals and applications to Zoning Board of Adjustment. § 550-196— Provisions applicable to both Planning Board and Board of Adjustment. § 550-197— Appeals to governing body. § 550-198— Notice of decisions. § 550-254— Fees. § 583-9— Boundary interpretation; appeals procedures; inspections; conflicts.
Appointments
5-2{1}— ADMINISTRATOR § 5-4— General powers and duties. § 5-5— Appointment power. § 5-8— Acting Mayor. § 5-9— Office of Weights and Measures. § 5-16— Annual audit. § 5-20— Powers and duties of President. § 5-22— Quorum call. § 5-26— Nominations and appointments. § 5-38— Appointment; term of office; general duties. § 5-40— Deputy Municipal Clerk. § 5-43— Powers and duties of department heads. § 5-44— Establishment; organization. § 5-45— Qualifications and duties of Business Administrator. § 5-50— Powers and duties of Director. § 5-52— Division of Tax Assessments. § 5-53— Division of Revenue Collections. § 5-55— Duties of Township Attorney. § 5-59— Police Division. § 5-59.1— Special police officers. § 5-59.3— Juvenile Advisor. § 5-60— Fire Division. § 5-70.1— Division of Housing Inspections and Landlord Compliance. § 5-76— Division of Health. § 5-86— Establishment; membership. § 5-88— Establishment; membership. § 5-90— Establishment; membership; duties. § 5-91— Establishment; membership. § 5-98— Membership; associate members. § 5-102— Auxiliary personnel. § 5-104— Membership; appointment of members; purpose. § 5-111— Creation; membership; compensation. § 5-112— Term of office of private citizen members. § 5-115— Organizational meeting. § 5-116— Chairperson; Secretary. § 5-118— Quorum. § 5-120— Statutory authority. § 5-122— Municipal Judges. § 5-123— Administrator. § 5-124— Deputy Administrators. § 5-127— Membership. § 5-132— Establishment; membership; powers. § 5-133— Establishment. § 5-136— Membership; term of office. § 5-146— Establishment; membership. § 5-147— Conflicts of interest. § 5-148— Term of office. § 5-150— Staff. § 5-152— Alternate members. § 5-154— Quorum. § 5-166— Decrease in maintenance, repairs, facilities or services. § 5-173— Establishment; membership; powers. § 5-175— Membership; appointment; terms. § 5-178— Auxiliary personnel. § 5-179— Establishment; membership. § 5-180— Alternate members. § 5-182— Term of office. § 5-187— Establishment; membership. § 5-189— Term of office. § 5-193.1— Establishment; membership. § 5-193.3— Term of office. § 5-193.8— Establishment; membership. § 5-193.9— Term of office. § 19-7— Prohibition; definitions. § 33-2— Appointment, term of office and compensation of Insurance Fund Commissioners. § 33-5— Commission Secretary. § 45-1— General policies. § 45-2— Abolition or modification of offices. § 45-3— Power of appointment. § 45-4— Qualifications of appointees. § 45-5— Preference for Township residents and employees. § 45-6— Residency requirement. § 45-7— Application procedure. § 45-8— Grounds for rejection of applicants. § 45-9— Probationary period. § 45-16— Disciplinary action. § 45-18— Code of Ethics. § 45-20— Employment of relatives of elected officials and other municipal employees. 51-6{3}— MUNICIPAL OFFICIAL, EMPLOYEE AND APPOINTEE § 51-8— Reporting requirement. 66-1{4}— NORMAL SPECIAL OFFICER 66-1{5}— REGULAR POLICE OFFICER 66-1{6}— SPECIAL LAW ENFORCEMENT OFFICER § 66-7— Training course. § 90-10— Administration and enforcement of chapter. 99-22{1}— GUARDIAN § 108-20— Dogs trained to attack prohibited. § 146-8— Powers of public officers. § 146-18— Township acquisition of abandoned property; rehabilitation plan. § 228-10— Fire Official; inspectors and other employees. § 268-18— Standards for operation of residential rental units. 273-3{6}— DESIGNATED VENDOR § 277-8— Notice of hearing to affected property owners. 454-2{5}— PERSON § 454-5— Applications for owner's license. § 485-9— Parking prohibited at all times on certain streets. § 536-11— Application for development permit; notice requirements. 550-7{27}— BOARD 550-7{53}— CONSTRUCTION OFFICIAL 550-7{261}— STREET 550-7{266}— SUBDIVISION § 550-168— Affordable housing. 550-168B{38}— SPECIAL MASTER § 550-169— Affirmative marketing plan. § 550-191— Establishment of Zoning Board of Adjustment. § 550-194— Establishment of Planning Board. § 550-196— Provisions applicable to both Planning Board and Board of Adjustment. § 550-316— Appointment; terms; voting; vacancies. § 583-9— Boundary interpretation; appeals procedures; inspections; conflicts. § 583-10— Stream buffer management plan.
Assessments
§ 1-2— Violations; penalties. § 1-15— Ordinances saved from repeal. § 5-42— Separate boards and agencies not assigned to department. § 5-49— Establishment; organization. § 5-52— Division of Tax Assessments. § 5-53— Division of Revenue Collections. § 5-83— Office of Technology. Ch 5 Pt 5 Art XVIII— Board of Assessment Commissioners § 5-86— Establishment; membership. § 5-87— Powers and duties. § 5-163— Powers and duties; adjudication procedure. § 215-1— Municipal Clerk. § 215-2— Department of Finance. § 215-6— Department of Health, Recreation, Senior and Veterans Services. § 215-9— Department of Community and Economic Development. § 215-14— Electronic/online payments. 223-1{2}— LIEN § 223-2— Municipal liens to constitute lien against proceeds. § 223-4— Satisfaction of lien by insurer. § 223-5— Payment of municipal liens in installments. § 228-4— Removal of spills of hazardous or flammable substances. § 228-12— Fees. § 254-5— Violations and penalties. § 268-18— Standards for operation of residential rental units. § 285-16— Payment of delinquent property taxes or assessments required. 296-2{2}— MASSAGE, BODYWORK AND SOMATIC THERAPIES § 311-10— Enforcement; violations and penalties. § 317-6— Recovery of costs. § 362-4— Cleaning of lot by Township; recovery of costs; violations and penalties. § 362-10— Abatement of violations regarding grass, weeds, brush or other debris; recovery of costs by Township. Ch 385— Sewers and Sewage Disposal § 385-12— Recovery of costs by Township. § 385-13— Connection fee; permit. § 385-45— Civil action. § 385-46— Civil penalties. § 420-9— Residential premises. § 420-10— Commercial, industrial and institutional establishments. § 420-13— Registration of private recyclers; violations by private recyclers. § 420-14— Violations and penalties generally. § 420-33— Collection of assessed fees. § 435-3— Removal by Township; recovery of costs by Township. § 435-36— Repair by Township; recovery of costs. § 477-7— Trimming of trees and shrubs near roadways. § 530-10— Critical impacts. § 530-11— Environmental impact assessment. § 536-10— Substantial damage review. 550-7{20}— ASSISTED LIVING UNIT or CONGREGATE CARE UNIT § 550-140— Telecommunications towers and antennas. § 550-164— Planned developments. § 550-167— Affordable housing development fees. 550-167C{5}— EQUALIZED ASSESSED VALUE § 550-168— Affordable housing. § 550-196— Provisions applicable to both Planning Board and Board of Adjustment. § 550-223— General requirements. § 572-9— Application for permit; required information. § 577-4— Stormwater management requirements for major development.