Borough of Netcong, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Netcong 8-9-1977. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Parks — See Ch. 217.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 268.

§ 271-1 General restrictions; definitions.

A. 
It shall be unlawful for any person to park any of the following defined recreational vehicles on any residential property or street within the Borough of Netcong, except in accordance with the provisions of this chapter.
B. 
As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
CAMPER
A separate vehicle designed for human habitation and which can be attached or detached from a pickup truck.
CAMPER-TRAILER
A vehicular, portable dwelling structure designed to be used for recreational purposes. This includes a travel trailer, so identified by the manufacturer; a pickup camper; a folding tent trailer; and a motorized camper where the camping portion is an integral part of the self-propelled vehicle.
MOTOR HOME
A self-contained vehicle designed for human habitation, with its own motive power and with a passageway from the body of the home to the driver's and front passenger's seat.
TRAILER
A vehicle without motive power designed for carrying persons or property on its own and to be drawn by a vehicle with motive power. The term "trailer" shall include but shall not be limited to horse trailers, boat trailers and skimobile trailers.

§ 271-2 Parking in residential areas prohibited.

[Amended 12-12-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-18]
No person, firm or corporation shall park a truck, trailer, motor home, camper-trailer, camper or pickup truck with a registered gross vehicle weight in excess of 1 1/2 tons upon any road, street or highway in any residential area within the Borough of Netcong.

§ 271-3 Occupation of vehicles.

It shall be unlawful to occupy any camper-trailer or motor home for living or sleeping purposes or to cause any such vehicle to be connected to electric, water, gas or sanitary sewer facilities anywhere within the Borough, except in a duly established trailer park maintained in accordance with the ordinances of the Borough of Netcong.

§ 271-4 Storage.

A. 
No camper, camper-trailer, motor home, pickup truck exceeding a registered gross vehicle weight of 1 1/2 tons, trailer or truck shall be stored in any front yard or in any side yard of any premises within any residential zone within the Borough of Netcong; provided, however, that said vehicles may be stored within that area, within the rear yard of premises, formed by the extension of the side building line to the rear lot line so long as the vehicle does not protrude into the side yard requirements as set forth in any applicable ordinance within the Borough.
[Amended 12-12-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-18]
B. 
In the event that an individual is unable to meet the requirements of Subsection A of this section, he may apply to the Mayor and Borough Council for permission to store said vehicle in the side yard of the premises. Upon a showing of such inability and the approval of a majority of all present members of the Council, permission may be granted to store said vehicle in the side yard of the premises.

§ 271-5 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 8-10-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-20]
Any person, firm, or corporation violating any of the provisions of this chapter shall be subject to such penalties as are provided for in Article I of Chapter 1 of the Code of the Borough of Netcong.