2016 Ordinances

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ORDINANCE 2016-01
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, COUNTY OF SUSSEX, NEW JERSEY, PROVIDING FOR THE ACQUISITION OF TWO (2) SETS OF TURNOUT GEAR AND RELATED APPURTENANCES AND APPROPRIATING $4,930.50 AVAILABLE IN THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND

ORDINANCE 2016-02
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, COUNTY OF SUSSEX, NEW JERSEY, PROVIDING FOR THE ACQUISITION OF AIR PACKS, CYLINDERS AND BATTERIES FOR FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED APPURTENANCES AND APPROPRIATING $49,768.00 AVAILABLE IN THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND

ORDINANCE 2016-03
CALENDAR YEAR 2016 ORDINANCE TO EXCEED THE MUNICIPAL BUDGET APPROPRIATION LIMITS AND TO ESTABLISH A CAP BANK (N.J.S.A. 40A:4-45.14)

ORDINANCE 2016-04
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, SUSSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY, PROVIDING FOR THE PURCHASE OF EQUIPMENT FOR A RAISED FLOWER BED AT THE MUNICIPAL PARKING LOT ON ROUTE 15 AND APPROPRIATING $1,000.00 FROM THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND

ORDINANCE 2016-05
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, SUSSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY, PROVIDING FOR THE PURCHASE OF A S750 T4 BOBCAT SKID-STEER LOADER AND APPROPRIATING $63,814.37 FROM THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND

ORDINANCE 2016-06
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, COUNTY OF SUSSEX, NEW JERSEY, PROVIDING FOR THE UPGRADE OF BATHROOMS IN THE LAFAYETTE TOWNSHIP FIRE HOUSE AND APPROPRIATING $10,000.00 AVAILABLE IN THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND

ORDINANCE 2016-07
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, SUSSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY, PROVIDING FOR IMPROVEMENTS TO PELLETOWN ROAD AND OLD BEAVER RUN ROAD AND APPROPRIATING $135,000 AVAILABLE IN THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND

ORDINANCE 2016-08
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, SUSSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY, FOR PURCHASE OF ADDITIONAL EQUIPMENT FOR THE SKID STEER LOADER IN THE AMOUNT OF $1,200.00

ORDINANCE 2016-09
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, SUSSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY, FOR IMPROVEMENTS TO VARIOUS ROADS FROM FUNDS AVAILABLE IN THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $140,000.00

ORDINANCE 2016-10
AN ORDINANCE GOVERNING PROPERTY MAINTENANCE OF RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES

ORDINANCE 2016-11
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER XXIII, ENTITLED “PROPERTY MAINTENANCE” OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, NEW JERSEY, ADDING A NEW SECTION TO ESTABLISH STANDARDS FOR THE REGISTRATION AND MAINTENANCE OF VACANT AND ABANDONED RESIDENTIAL PROPERTIES INCLUDING PROPERTIES IN FORECLOSURE

ORDINANCE 2016-12
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER II ENTITLED “ADMINISTRATION” OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, ADDING A NEW SECTION FOR THE CREATION OF AN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT COMMITTEE

ORDINANCE 2016-13
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER XIII OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, BEING THE ZONING CHAPTER, TO ESTABLISH AN OVERLAY ZONING DESIGNATION IN THE R-5 ZONE TO PERMIT CEMETERY USE

ORDINANCE 2016-14
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, SUSSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY, FOR THE INSTALLATION OF GENERATORS, THEIR MATERIALS AND APPURTENANCES FROM FUNDS AVAILABLE IN THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND IN THE AMOUNT OF $25,000.00

ORDINANCE 2016-15
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND CHAPTER VI OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, BEING THE ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGE CONTROL CHAPTER, ADDING SECTION 6-7 “CONSUMPTION AND POSSESSION OF ALCOHOLIC BEVERAGES ON PRIVATE PROPERTY BY PERSONS UNDER THE LEGAL AGE”

ORDINANCE 2016-16
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE AMENDING THE ZONING ORDINANCE OF LAFAYETTE TOWNSHIP ESTABLISHING THE AH-2 / LC RESIDENTIAL AFFORDABLE HOUSING/COMMERCIAL DISTRICT ESTABLISHING STANDARDS TO ADDRESS A PORTION OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE’S AFFORDABLE THIRD ROUND HOUSING OBLIGATION

ORDINANCE 2016-17
AN ORDINANCE TO AMEND AN ORDINANCE ENTITLED “AN ORDINANCE FIXING THE SALARIES OF CERTAIN OFFICIALS IN THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE FOR THE YEAR 2016” WHICH WAS ADOPTED DECEMBER 15, 2015

ORDINANCE 2016-18
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, SUSSEX COUNTY, NEW JERSEY, PROVIDING FOR THE PURCHASE OF CHRISTMAS DECORATIONS ALONG ROUTE 15 AND APPROPRIATING $6,000.00 FROM THE CAPITAL IMPROVEMENT FUND

ORDINANCE 2016-19
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING CHAPTER XIII OF THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, BEING THE ZONING CHAPTER, TO ESTABLISH SETBACK REQUIREMENTS FOR ACCESSORY BUILDINGS

ORDINANCE 2016-20
AN ORDINANCE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE, COUNTY OF SUSSEX, STATE OF NEW JERSEY AMENDING THE REVISED GENERAL ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF LAFAYETTE TO ESTABLISH “AFFORDABLE ACCESSORY APARTMENTS” AS PERMITTED ACCESSORY USES IN THE R-5.0, R-4.0 AND R-2.5 ZONES IN ACCORDANCE WITH LAFAYETTE TOWNSHIP’S AFFORDABLE HOUSING OBLIGATION AND THE 2016 HOUSING PLAN ELEMENT AND FAIR SHARE PLAN