City of Camden, NJ
Camden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Camden 12-9-1971 as Art. 2 of Ch. 24 of the Revised Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]

Construction — See Ch. 190.

Signs — See Ch. 471.

Streets — See Ch. 491.

Zoning and subdivisions — See Ch. 577.

§ 164-1
Numbers to correspond to maps. 

§ 164-2
Owners to have buildings numbered in conformity. 

§ 164-3
Owner to apply to Engineer and affix number; size and display. 

§ 164-4
Violations and penalties.  

The numbers of all buildings erected within the limits of the City shall correspond with the street numbers on the maps of the City as filed in the office of the City Engineer.

It shall be the duty of all owners of buildings to have their buildings numbered in conformity with the street numbers as the same are designated on said city maps.


In all cases where any owner of property shall erect any building in the City, it shall be his duty to apply to the City Engineer for the correct number of said building, as the same is indicated upon the City maps.


Upon the making of such application, the City Engineer shall furnish to the applicant the correct number to designate his building. The owner shall thereupon affix to his building the number so given.


Each building to which a street number has been assigned shall have such number displayed in a position easily observed and readable from the public right-of-way. All numbers shall be in Arabic numbers at least three inches high and one-half-inch stroke.

[Added 11-12-1998 by Ord. No. MC-3432]

[Added 4-9-1987 by Ord. No. MC-2289]

Unless otherwise provided in the chapter, penalties against persons violating the provisions of this chapter shall be imposed in accordance with the provisions of § 1-16A.

[Amended 10-12-2006 by Ord. No. MC-4234]


The penalty provided for in Subsection A of this section, and the imposition thereof, shall not constitute a bar to, or be deemed in substitution of, the exercise of any right or power or remedy of the City provided for in this chapter or in any other provision of this Code applicable to the subject matter of this chapter.