2020 Ordinances

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Ordinance 2243-20 (PDF) - Adopted on March 4, 2020

  • An Ordinance to Repeal and Replace Chapter 247 Flood Damage Prevention.

Ordinance 2244-20 (PDF) - Adopted on March 4, 2020

  • Bond Ordinance Providing for Road Reconstruction, Including Milling, Paving and Resurfacing, as well as Curbing, Handicapped Ramps and Related Improvements on Various Streets and Properties Described Herein or Hereafter Identified, All in and by the Borough of Hawthorne in the County of Passaic, New Jersey, Appropriating Nine Hundred Five Thousand ($905,000) Dollars Therefore and Authorizing the Issuance of Bonds or Notes of the Borough for Financing the Same.

Ordinance 2245-20 (PDF) - Adopted on March 4, 2020

  • Bond Ordinance Providing for Road Reconstruction, Resurfacing, Drainage, Curb, Sidewalk and Handicapped Ramp Improvements on Parmelee as Described Specifically Herein, in and by the Borough of Hawthorne in the County of Passaic, New Jersey, Appropriating Five Hundred Seventy One Thousand, Eight Hundred ($571,800) Dollars Therefor, and Authorizing the Issuance of Bonds or Notes in the Amount of One Hundred Fourteen Thousand ($114,000) Dollars of the Borough for Financing the Same.

Ordinance 2246-20 (PDF) - Adopted on April 1, 2020

  • Bond Ordinance Providing for Reconstruction or Replacement of Sidewalks and Driveway Aprons on Parmelee Avenue, Kingston Avenue, Park Avenue, and Warren Avenue as Described Specifically herein, in and by the Borough of Hawthorne in the County of Passaic, New Jersey, Appropriating Three Hundred ($300,000) Thousand Dollars Therefor, Authorizing the Issuance of Bonds or Notes for Financing Part of the Cost Thereof and Directing Special Assessment of the Cost Thereof.

Ordinance 2247-20 (PDF) - Adopted on March 4, 2020

  • Zoning Ordinance to Amend and Supplement the Code of the Borough of Hawthorne Chapter 540, Zoning, to Create Section 540-8(V), Drive Thru Restaurants.

Ordinance 2248-20 (PDF) - Adopted on March 18, 2020

  • An Ordinance to Amend and Supplement the Code of the Borough of Hawthorne, Chapter 540, Zoning, Creating the R-11 Mixed Use Affordable Housing Zone.

Ordinance 2249-20 (PDF) - Adopted on March 18, 2020

  • An Ordinance to Fix the 2020 Salaries, Wages and Compensation of the Employees of the Borough of Hawthorne.

Ordinance 2250-20 (PDF) - Adopted on March 18, 2020

  • An Ordinance to Further Amend and Supplement the Code of the Borough of Hawthorne to Revise Various Rates Set Forth in Chapter 220, Fees, Section 3, Public Works, Parks and Recreation, Summer Recreation, Section 9, Construction Codes, Uniform and Section 12, Parks and Recreation, Municipal Tennis Courts and Municipal Swimming Pool.

Ordinance 2251-20 (PDF) - Adopted on May 6, 2020

  • 2020 Municipal Budget Appropriation Limits and to Establish a Cap Bank Pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40A: 4-45.14

Ordinance 2252-20 (PDF) - Adopted on June 3, 2020

  • An Ordinance to Further Amend and Supplement Chapter 505 of the Code of the Borough of Hawthorne, Vehicles and Traffic, so as to Designate a Four-Way Stop Intersection at an Additional Location

Ordinance 2253-20 (PDF) - Adopted on June 17, 2020

  • An Ordinance to Amend No. 2249-20, Fixing the 2020 Salaries, Wages and Compensation of the Employees of the Borough of Hawthorne, County of Passaic, and State of New Jersey

Ordinance 2254-20 (PDF) - Pending Adoption on August 12, 2020

  • An Ordinance to Amend Chapter 25 of the Code of the Borough of Hawthorne, Department of Public Safety, Article II, Police Department, Section 25-3, Table of Organization, Subsection C, so as to Increase the Number of Lieutenants from Four to Five