Village of Ridgefield Park, NJ
Bergen County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Board of Commissioners of the Village of Ridgefield Park 4-25-1972 (Ch. 141 of the 1985 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Development regulations — See Ch. 96A.
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 160.
All buildings within the Village shall be officially numbered as follows:
A. 
On streets, avenues and highways extending in an easterly and westerly direction, beginning at the most westerly termination thereof and numbering consecutively easterly, allowing one number for each plot of 25 feet or fraction thereof, with odd numbers on the south side and even numbers on the north side of such street, avenue or highway.
B. 
On streets, avenues or highways extending in a northerly and southerly direction, beginning at the most southerly termination thereof and numbering consecutively northerly, allowing one number for each plot of 25 feet or fraction thereof, with odd numbers on the east side and even numbers on the west side of such street, avenue or highway.
In case more than one building shall be erected on any 25 feet or fraction thereof, the official number designated on the official map for such plot shall be placed on the first house on such plot in the order of the numbering, and on the other buildings on such plot, there shall be placed the official number followed by the letters A, B, C, etc., in the order of numbering.
The Village Engineer shall prepare a map showing the official numbers of each twenty-five-foot plot or fraction thereof on each street, avenue or highway in the Village in accordance with this chapter. Such map, after being approved by the Board of Commissioners, shall be filed in the office of the Village Clerk and shall be open to inspection by residents of the Village for the purpose of determining the official numbers of the buildings in the Village.
The owner, occupant, lessee or person in possession of any building in the Village, at his own expense, shall place thereon in some conspicuous place such official number as may be adopted and designated for such building.
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any of the provisions of this chapter shall be punishable, upon conviction, as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article II, General Penalty.
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Editor's Note: Added at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).