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File #: 17-0773    Version: 1 Name: Hawking and Peddling Ordinance Amendment
Type: Ordinance Status: Adopted
File created: 4/19/2017 In control: Municipal Council and City Clerk
On agenda: 7/12/2017 Final action: 8/2/2017
Title: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE VIII, BUSINESSES AND OCCUPATIONS, CHAPTER 7, HAWKING AND PEDDLING; CANVASSING AND SOLICITING, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY IMPOSING ADDITIONAL REGULATIONS FOR HAWKERS AND PEDDLERS CONCERNING THE OPERATION AND LOCATION OF MOTOR VEHILCES USED BY HAWKERS AND PEDDLERS ON ALL STREETS LOCATED IN THE CITY OF NEWARK, OTHER THAN THE DOWNTOWN DISTRICT, IN ORDER TO REDUCE CONGESTION AND ENHANCE THE SAFETY OF PEDESTRIANS AND CUSTOMERS OF HAWKERS AND PEDDLERS BY REQUIRING A SEPERATION OF NOT LESS THAN TWO HUNDRED (200) FEET BETWEEN ANY OTHER HAWKER AND PEDDLER OPERATING OUT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE.
Sponsors: Anibal Ramos, Jr., Luis A. Quintana
Attachments: 1. 17-0773 certified ordinance.pdf
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AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE VIII, BUSINESSES AND OCCUPATIONS, CHAPTER 7, HAWKING AND PEDDLING; CANVASSING AND SOLICITING, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, BY IMPOSING ADDITIONAL REGULATIONS FOR HAWKERS AND PEDDLERS CONCERNING THE OPERATION AND LOCATION OF MOTOR VEHILCES USED BY HAWKERS AND PEDDLERS ON ALL STREETS LOCATED IN THE CITY OF NEWARK, OTHER THAN THE DOWNTOWN DISTRICT, IN ORDER TO REDUCE CONGESTION AND ENHANCE THE SAFETY OF PEDESTRIANS AND CUSTOMERS OF HAWKERS AND PEDDLERS BY REQUIRING A SEPERATION OF NOT LESS THAN TWO HUNDRED (200) FEET BETWEEN ANY OTHER HAWKER AND PEDDLER OPERATING OUT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE.

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WHEREAS, the City of Newark wishes to enact and impose additional regulations for Hawkers and Peddlers concerning the operation and location of motor vehicles used by Hawkers and Peddlers on all streets located within the City of Newark, other than the Downtown District, in order to reduce congestion and enhance the safety of pedestrians and customers of Hawkers and Peddlers by requiring a separation of not less than two hundred (200) feet between any other Hawker and Peddler operating out of a motor vehicle.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, THAT:

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Section 1. Title VIII, Businesses and Occupations, Chapter 7, Hawking and Peddling; Canvassing and Soliciting, Section 8:7-6 is hereby amended to include the following additional prohibited conduct:

8:7-6 PROHIBITED CONDUCT.

No Peddler shall:

u. Engage in the business of hawking or peddling with a motor vehicle along any street located within the City of Newark, other than the Downtown District, that is less than two hundred (200) feet from another Hawker or Peddler also operating its business out of a motor vehicle.

Section 2. Any Ordinances o...

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