This article shall be known as the "Mannington Township Trailer Ordinance."
As used in this article, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
- AUTOMOBILE TRAILER OR TRAILERS
- Any vehicle or structure so designed and constructed in such manner that will permit occupancy thereof as sleeping or living quarters for one or more persons, and so designed that it is or may be mounted on wheels and used as a conveyance on highways or public streets propelled by its own or other motive power.
- TRAILER CAMP
- Any park, trailer park, trailer court, camp, site, lot, parcel, or tract of land designed, maintained or intended for the purpose of supplying a location or accommodations for any trailer or trailer coaches and upon which any trailer or trailer coaches are parked.
- Construed to include persons, partnership, firm, company, corporation, tenant, owner, lessee, or licensee, their agents, heirs or assigns.
[Amended 10-4-2018 by Ord. No. 18-03]
It shall be unlawful, within the limits of the Township of Mannington, for any person to park any trailer on any street, alley, or highway or any other public place, occupied or occupied, except as provided in this article.
It shall be unlawful, within the limits of the Township of Mannington, for any person to park any trailer on any private property, occupied or unoccupied, except as provided in this chapter.
It shall be unlawful, within the limits of the Township of Mannington, for any person to establish a trailer camp for the parking of automobile trailers, except as provided in this chapter.
It shall be permissible to park any trailer on any street, alley, highway, private property, with the permission of the owner of the property, or in any trailer camp for any emergency or temporary stopping or parking for not longer than 24 hours, subject to such further prohibitions, regulations or limitations imposed by the traffic and parking regulations or ordinances for such street, alley or highway.
The parking of any automobile trailer on any private property with the consent of the owner of the property for a period of not exceeding two weeks shall be permitted, provided that the trailer is equipped with proper domestic and sanitary water supply and waste disposal equipment without the necessity of further compliance with the provisions of this article other than the application for a permit and payment of the fee therefore, which permit shall be known as a "temporary parking permit."
A person desiring a temporary permit for parking an automobile trailer for a period not exceeding two weeks on any privately owned property shall secure the written permission of the owner of the land therefor and submit the same to the Building Inspector of the Township, together with a fee of $5 for the permit, and the Building Inspector, if the trailer accommodations contain proper domestic water services and waste disposal units, shall issue a permit for a period not exceeding two weeks. No more than one renewal permit may be issued by the Building Inspector for the same trailer at the same location upon payment of an additional fee of $5 therefor.
[Amended 7-6-2006 by Ord. No. 06-10]
Violations of this article shall be punishable as provided in § 1-15 of this Code.