[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Linwood as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Article I Sounding of Locomotive Whistles and Horns
[Adopted 11-9-1983 by Ord. No. 11-1983]
No railroad company shall sound a locomotive whistle or horn operated by steam, air or electricity within the City limits of the City of Linwood.
Nothing contained herein shall be construed to limit, restrict or otherwise detract from the obligation of railroad companies to comply with the provisions of N.J.S.A. 48:12-57.
Nothing contained herein shall be construed to limit or restrict the obligation of a railroad company to continuously ring an engine bell weighing not less than 30 pounds when approaching a grade crossing of a highway and beginning at a distance of at least 300 yards from the crossing and continuing until the engine has crossed such highway, within the City limits of the City of Linwood.
Nothing contained herein shall be construed to prohibit a railroad from utilizing flagmen or other personnel to participate in grade crossings by locomotive engines within the City limits of the City of Linwood.
For every violation of this article, the company operating such railroad, upon conviction, shall pay a fine of $100. Each incident at each crossing shall be deemed to be a separate violation.