[HISTORY: Adopted by the Township Council of the Township of Old Bridge 5-15-1978 by Ord. No. D-231; amended in its entirely 6-17-1991 by Ord. No. 14-91 (Ch. XXI of the 1973 Revised General Ordinances). Amendments noted where applicable.]
Beach and recreation areas — See Ch. 52.
Carnivals and circuses — See Ch. 95.
Festivals; mass gatherings — See Ch. 169.
Flea markets — See Ch. 193.
Food and beverages — See Ch. 203.
Mobile lunch wagons — See Ch. 273.
Peddling and soliciting — See Ch. 347.
Holiday sales; Christmas tree sales — See Ch. 394.
No vendor shall be permitted on Township property or property under the care or control of the Township without first obtaining a permit from the Township Clerk. Written permission must also be obtained from the Director of Parks and Recreation prior to vending on Township park property. These properties include but are not limited to: Lake Duhernal recreation area, Laurence Harbor Park, Veterans Park, Central Park, Ticetown Road Soccer Complex, Higgins Road Soccer Complex, South Old Bridge Community Center, Geick Park and the Civic Center Recreational Complex.
[Amended 4-20-1992 by Ord. No. 11-92; 5-13-1996 by Ord. No. 23-96]
Duration of permit; selection procedure. Permits for food, beverage and novelties shall be issued monthly for each location. The selection of vendor shall be made by the Recreation Director in a manner which is fair and without favoritism. All Township youth sports organizations shall have priority on their respective sites to operate food concessions, provided prior permission is granted by the Director of the Department of Parks and Recreation. This shall be effective on all Township-owned park and recreation properties, as well as properties leased for recreational purposes.
Franchise fees; liability insurance. The successful vendors drawn shall be required to pay a franchise fee of $300 for each month they are assigned and shall satisfy the Clerk that they have adequate liability insurance, including coverage for products sold by the vendor, and a certificate of insurance of at least $250,000, naming the Township of Old Bridge as certificate holder, and shall meet all standards and requirements of the Department of Health and Welfare. Successful bidders shall pay for all approved dates and locations at the time of the permit issuance.
Not more than one permit shall be issued for each location for any said one-week period, except with the written permission of the Director of Parks and Recreation.