Town of Kearny
New Jersey

Aug 7, 2018 7:00 PM

Ordinance Establishing Handicapped Parking Zones at 33 John Street, 53 Tappan Street, and 294 Chestnut Street


Department:Town AttorneySponsors:Council Member Susan McCurrie
Category:Handiccap Parking SpaceFunctions:None


              WHEREAS, the Police Department has found and reported that the establishment of a restricted parking zone in front of the residences hereinafter set forth is not otherwise prohibited and the permitting thereof would not interfere with the normal flow of traffic, now, therefore, be it


              ORDAINED by the Mayor and Council of the Town of Kearny, Hudson County, New Jersey that:


1.              A restricted parking zone be and hereby is established in front of the following residences, which is occupied by a handicapped person, at the locations specified:


Residence                            Location              Handicapped Person


33 John Street              Beginning at a point 290 feet south               Johanna Villafana

              of the northwest curb line of

              John Street and Johnston Avenue

              to a point 22 feet south thereof


53 Tappan Street              Beginning at a point 260 feet west               Maria Hernandez

              of the northwest curb line of

              Tappan Street and Davis Avenue

              to a point 22 feet south thereof


294 Chestnut Street              Beginning at a point 116 feet north               Carmen Garcia

              of the northeast curb line of

              Chestnut Street and Garfield Avenue

              to a point 22 feet north thereof


2.              No zone shall be established, however, unless a windshield placard or wheelchair symbol license plates have been issued for a vehicle owned by the handicapped person, or by another occupant of the residence who is a member of the immediate family of the handicapped person, by the Division of Motor Vehicles pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 39:4-204.


3.              No other vehicle shall be permitted to park in the designated space.


4.              A sign, as prescribed by N.J.S.A. 39:4-198, shall be placed at each place where this ordinance is effective. Appropriate signs type R 7/8 should be installed.

Meeting History

Aug 7, 2018 7:00 PM  Council Caucus / Regular Meeting
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MOVER:Susan McCurrie, Council Member
SECONDER:Carol Jean Doyle, Council Member
AYES:Carol Jean Doyle, Michael Landy, Susan McCurrie, Marytrine DeCastro, Peter Santana, Alberto G. Santos
ABSENT:Eileen Eckel, Albino Cardoso, Richard Konopka