File #: 24-0175    Version: 1 Name: Ordinance: Title 8, Buisiness and Occupations, Chapter 41, Intermodal Container Lot License
Type: Ordinance Status: Held in Council
File created: 2/6/2024 In control: Administration
On agenda: 2/21/2024 Final action:
Title: AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE VIII, BUSINESSES AND OCCUPATIONS, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, TO CREATE CHAPTER 41, INTERMODAL CONTAINER LOT LICENSE, AND ESTABLISH RULES AND REGULATIONS. Deferred 6PSF-b 032024 Deferred 6PSF-a 041024
Related files: 24-0404
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AN ORDINANCE AMENDING TITLE VIII, BUSINESSES AND OCCUPATIONS, OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE CITY OF NEWARK, NEW JERSEY, 2000, AS AMENDED AND SUPPLEMENTED, TO CREATE CHAPTER 41, INTERMODAL CONTAINER LOT LICENSE, AND ESTABLISH RULES AND REGULATIONS.
Deferred 6PSF-b 032024
Deferred 6PSF-a 041024
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WHEREAS, N.J.S.A. 40:48-2 authorizes a municipality to make, amend, repeal, and enforce such other ordinances, regulations, rules and by-laws not contrary to the laws of this state or of the United States, as it may deem necessary and proper for the good government, order and protection of persons and property, and for the preservation of the public health, safety and welfare of the municipality and its inhabitants; and

WHEREAS, it has been found and declared that businesses store, rent, own, lease, and sell intermodal containers on land within the limits of the City of Newark ("City"); and

WHEREAS, businesses that have intermodal containers on site do not have adequate oversight by the City; and

WHEREAS, the City intends to regulate and bring oversight to those aforementioned businesses, as intermodal containers can be dangerous and can become an attractive nuisance without having proper safeguards inherent in the way intermodal containers are stored.

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, Business and Occupations, Chapter 41, of the Revised General Ordinances of the City of Newark, New Jersey, 2000, is hereby amended as follows:

? 8:41-1 DEFINITIONS.

APPLICANT means the person(s), business, operator, owner, and corporation that apply for the intermodal container lot license with the Division of Tax Abatement and Special Taxes.

INTERMODAL CONTAINER DWELL TIME REPORT means a report that measures how long intermodal container...

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