Town of Boonton, NJ
Morris County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Mayor and Board of Aldermen of the Town of Boonton as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Municipal Court — See Ch. 19.
Affordable housing development fees — See Ch. 70, Art. I.
Construction fees — See Ch. 87.
Fire prevention inspection and permit fees — See Ch. 137.
Parking fees — See Ch. 201.
Sewer and water fees — See Ch. 229.
Sign fees — See Ch. 233.
Solid waste collection fees — See Ch. 246.
Soil removal and grading permit fees — See Ch. 243.
Swimming pool fees — See Ch. 259.
Towing fees — See Ch. 276.
[Adopted 12-17-1990 as Sec. 2-32 of the 1990 Code; amended 6-21-2010 by Ord. No. 08-2010]
The following fees are established:
A. 
Government records.
(1) 
Except as otherwise provided by law or regulation, including N.J.S.A. 47:1A-5(b), the fee assessed for the duplication of a government record embodied in the form of printed matter shall be $0.05 per letter size page or smaller, and $0.07 per legal size page or larger.
[Amended 3-16-2010 by Ord. No. 14-2010]
(2) 
Police reports, related documents (including discovery and insurance requests) and photographs.
[Amended 12-6-2010 by Ord. No. 18-2010]
(a) 
If requested and picked up in person: $0.05 per page, starting with the first page.
(b) 
Police accident reports, when copies are requested other than in person: $0.05 per page, starting with the first page, and $5 to be added to cover the administrative and mailing costs of the report.
(c) 
Photographs. Copies of color photographs under eight inches by 10 inches: $2 per page; photographs larger than eight-by-ten: $7.50; provided, however, that where a photostatic copy is required, then in that event, the charge will be in accordance with Subsection A(2)(a) above.
(3) 
Copies of tax map pages (per sheet): $1.
(4) 
Full set of tax sheets: $125.
(5) 
List of property owners within 200 feet: $10.
B. 
Firearm applications.
(1) 
Identification cards: $5.
(2) 
Pistol purchase permit: $2.
C. 
Electronic records (For security reasons, the use of recordable/writable media provided by the requestor is prohibited).
(1) 
Copies of public meetings on compact disc or cassette tape, whichever is available: $1 per compact disc/cassette tape.
(2) 
Copies of Police Department DVDs or CDs: $2 per DVD or CD.
(3) 
Audio copies of police communications on CD: $2 per CD.
(4) 
Copies of police mobile video DVDs: $2 per DVD.
(5) 
Computer-generated records: $0.10 per printout of each computer screen.
(6) 
Copies of existing files to a CD in the format that currently exists: $1 per CD.
D. 
On any item that cannot be photocopied on the Town copy machine or not otherwise provided for in this schedule, the actual costs paid to the other entity shall be paid by the requestor.
[Adopted 10-18-2004 by Ord. No. 23-2004[1]]
[1]
Editor's Note: Former Ch. 130, Art. II, Affordable Housing Development Fees, was redesignated as Ch. 70, Art. I at the request of the Town. This article, originally included in this chapter as Art. III, was redesignated as Art. II.
All requests for discovery in matters pending in the Boonton Municipal Court shall be submitted through the Municipal Prosecutor.[1]
[1]
Editor’s Note: Former § 130-3, Fees established, which immediately followed this section, was repealed 6-21-2010 by Ord. No. 08-2010.