Borough of Alpine, NJ
Bergen County
By using eCode360 you agree to be legally bound by the Terms of Use. If you do not agree to the Terms of Use, please do not use eCode360.
Table of Contents
Table of Contents
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Alpine as § 13-2 of the 1970 Revised General Ordinances. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Uniform construction codes — See Ch. 97.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 192.
Vehicles and traffic — See Ch. 209.
No person shall move any building or structure through any streets of the borough without having obtained a permit.
Any person desiring to move any building or structure shall make application to the Borough Clerk for a permit. The application shall designate the streets through which the moving will be done, the dimensions of the building, the estimated length of time required for such moving, and such other facts as the Borough Clerk may require. The fee for the permit shall be deposited with the Borough Clerk. The permit may be applied for by the owner of the building or structure to be moved or by the mover or contractor.
The applicant shall file with the Borough Clerk a bond in such sum as shall be reasonably required, 25% of which must be in cash and the balance with sureties satisfactory to the Borough Attorney, conditioned for the payment of any damage or injury to the trees, street or other borough property along the designated route, and conditioned for the replacement of any trees or other borough property destroyed by the moving; and also conditioned for the payment of any additional fee due the borough for exceeding the time limit fixed for such moving.
[Amended by Ord. No. 271]
The fee for the permit shall be as provided in § 97-4D of Chapter 97, Construction Codes, Uniform.
The person receiving a permit shall, at his own expense, arrange for the removal of any wires or cables which may interfere with the moving. If, however, any such wires or cables pertain to the fire alarm system, police telephone system or any other municipal system of the borough, then the person receiving such permit shall, at his own expense, arrange so that the removal of wires will not interfere in any manner with the continual operation of such systems.
All moving operations as they relate to the problem of traffic shall be done under the supervision of the Chief of Police and at such times as may be fixed by the Chief of Police.
It shall be the duty and obligation of the contractor engaged in the moving operations to furnish and place barricades and detour signs which may be necessary for the proper diversion of motor vehicle traffic.