Township of Freehold, NJ
Monmouth County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Committee of the Township of Freehold 9-13-1971 (§ 6-10 of the Revised General Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Traffic — See Ch. 11.
Abandoned vehicles — See Ch. 341.

§ 347-1 Definitions. [1]

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
MOTOR VEHICLE
Any of the following but need not necessarily limited to those vehicles as herein set forth: motorcycles, motor scooters, motor bicycles, dune buggies, trail bikes, mini-bikes, racing scooters, and any other vehicle designed for transportation of the driver, passengers or products and propelled by an internal combustion engine or other type of engine, either licensed or unlicensed.
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Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. III).

§ 347-2 Restrictions.

It shall be unlawful for any person to use, permit or suffer to be used or operated or to operate licensed or unlicensed motor vehicles upon any sidewalk, passageway, bypath, play area, park or any place where people congregate or walk or upon any public property whatsoever or upon any private property, except driveways, without the permission of the owner of such property, except for use upon dedicated roads and streets. No person owning or having custody of a motor vehicle as defined herein, whether licensed or unlicensed, shall allow the vehicle to be operated in areas prohibited herein by a driver not holding a driver's privilege as approved by the State of New Jersey or any other state.

§ 347-3 Exceptions.

A. 
It shall not be unlawful for any public employee or other party with an appropriate permit to operate motor vehicles in such location for the purpose of maintaining, repairing, or doing work upon lands for the public good.
B. 
This article shall not be applicable to any recognized organization which has obtained permission from the Township Committee to use such lands for the sole purpose of holding organized and supervised rallies, races or meets.

§ 347-4 Violations and penalties.

Violations of the provisions of this chapter shall be punishable as provided in Chapter 1, Article II, General Penalty.