Borough of Rockaway, NJ
Morris County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Council of the Borough of Rockaway as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 115.
Housing — See Ch. 159.
Land development — See Chs. 169 through 172.
Property maintenance — See Ch. 197.
Sewers — See Ch. 213.
Water — See Ch. 247.
Article I Obstructions

§ 217-1 Removal of weeds and impediments.

§ 217-2 (Reserved)

§ 217-3 Plant life and objects near roadways.

§ 217-4 Disturbing soil in streets and public grounds.

Article II Naming Streets

§ 217-5 Adoption of street map; amendments.

§ 217-6 Establishing or changing names.

§ 217-7 Signs required; specifications; location.

§ 217-8 Installation of signs; guideposts.

Article III Excavations

§ 217-9 Definitions.

§ 217-10 Permit required.

§ 217-11 Permit application.

§ 217-12 Processing of application.

§ 217-13 Regulations and restrictions.

§ 217-14 Performance guarantees; insurance requirements.

§ 217-15 Deviations from plans; correction of violations.

§ 217-16 Exemption.

§ 217-17 Disturbance of monuments unlawful.

§ 217-18 Excavated materials; guarding of excavations.

§ 217-19 Property lines and easements.

§ 217-20 Removal of debris from site.

§ 217-21 Protection of watercourses, drains and sewers.

§ 217-22 Tunnels.

§ 217-23 Excavations in or under sidewalks.

§ 217-24 Emergencies.

§ 217-25 Liability of Borough.

§ 217-26 Enforcement officer designated.

§ 217-27 Violations and penalties.

Article IV Streets

§ 217-28 Definitions.

§ 217-29 Comprehensive plan required.

§ 217-30 Contents of comprehensive plan.

§ 217-31 Comprehensive plan to comply with state law.

§ 217-32 Separate map required; contents; scale.

§ 217-33 Effect of plan approval.

§ 217-34 Installation to be made prior to construction of roadway pavement; trenches.

§ 217-35 Easements.

§ 217-36 Dead-end streets.

§ 217-37 Minimum right-of-way width.

§ 217-38 Maintenance bond.

§ 217-39 Supervision of construction work; cost of inspection.

§ 217-40 Materials and appurtenances; tabulation and inspection.

§ 217-41 Subgrade.

§ 217-42 Embankments.

§ 217-43 Drainage.

§ 217-44 Base course.

§ 217-45 Penetration course.

§ 217-46 First application of bitumen and stone.

§ 217-47 Second application of bitumen and stone.

§ 217-48 Final application.

§ 217-49 Driveways.

§ 217-50 Affidavit required prior to street acceptance.

Article V Sidewalks and Curbs

§ 217-51 Supervision of construction.

§ 217-52 Lines and grade.

§ 217-53 Replacement or repair of defective work.

§ 217-54 Concrete sidewalks.

§ 217-55 Bituminous sidewalks.

§ 217-56 Curbs required.

§ 217-57 Materials and construction.

§ 217-58 Concrete curbs.

§ 217-59 Granite block curbs.

Article VI Removal of Snow, Ice and Other Obstructions

§ 217-60 Removal of snow, ice and other obstructions from sidewalks.

§ 217-61 Depositing snow on public streets prohibited.

§ 217-62 Blocking of handicapped parking spaces prohibited.

§ 217-63 Removal of snow and ice from private roads and driveways.

§ 217-64 Removal of snow, ice or obstructions at the expense of property owners; lien on property; Borough not held liable.

§ 217-65 Violations and penalties.

Article VII Public Roadways

§ 217-66 Roadway vacation policy and procedure.

Article VIII Traffic Control Standards and Requirements for Construction and Road Repairs

§ 217-67 Purpose.

§ 217-68 Adoption of standards.

§ 217-69 Preconstruction meetings.

§ 217-70 Hazardous conditions.

§ 217-71 Hours of road work.

§ 217-72 Road closings and detours.

§ 217-73 Police traffic directors/off-duty law enforcement officers.

§ 217-74 Authority to stop work.

§ 217-75 Site preparation.

§ 217-76 Payment for services rendered by off-duty law enforcement officers.

§ 217-77 Insurance for off-duty law enforcement officers.

§ 217-78 Indemnification and hold harmless.

§ 217-79 Notification of agencies.

§ 217-80 Violations and penalties.