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The Borough Council has recently completed a five-year process of reviewing the entire Borough Code and making appropriate revisions.  The updated Code is now online HERE. The Borough Code is a compilation of ordinances adopted by the Borough Council that establish both the organizational structure of the Borough's government, and local rules that must be followed within the Borough relating to a wide range of activities, including but not limited to: animals, garage sales, land use, solid waste, vehicles and traffic, traffic and parking, etc. 

2014 & 2015 CODIFIED:

Ordinance    Description Adopted
  ~ 2015~  
2150-15 Ordinance to Amend & supplement Chapter 505, Article III Schedule XVIB. Time limit parking, street weeping restricted parking, of the code of the BOH so as to add an additional location thereunder on Valley Street 12/2/15
2146-15 Ordinance to Amend & Supplement Chapter 505, Vehicles & Traffic, Article VII Emergency no Parking, Section 505-43, 505-44, as well as schedule XXI, Section 505-75. 10/07/15
2144-15 Ordinance to Amend & Supplement Chapter 25,Section 8, General Reg, Subsection S, as built plans to correct a typographical error in Part 2(C). 08/12/15
2143-15 Ordinance to Amend & Supplement Chapter 25 of the Code of the BOH, Depart of Public Safety, Article II, PD, Section 25-12.1. 08/12/15
2131-15 Amend B-3 Zone Ordinance, #2112-14, to include Add'l Lands 5/20/15
2132-15 Amend Chapter 220, fees, Section 3,-summer recreation program. 3/18/15
2128-15 Amend Chapter 25, Police Department, Section 25-3, to allow for increase in the number of individuals holding various ranks in the event of approved & accepted terminal Leave 2/4/15
2127-15 Amend Chapter 505, speed limit on Rock Road & stops signs on intersections on Hopper & Valley Street with Braen Avenue. 2/4/15
  ~ 2014~  
2119-14 Amend Chapter 540, Zoning Hours of operation for Businesses operating in residential Zones 7/30/14
2121-14 Amend Chapter 220-9 permit fees for fences, driveways & sheds and 220-12 for pool fees 7/9/14
2120-14 Amend Chapter 293-Land Use Procedures, Chapter 220, Zoning Board Fees 7/9/14
2117-14 Amend Chapter 505, Sec 505-19: Parking on Utter, Florence, Lincoln & Grand Avenues 7/9/14
2115-14 Amend 2112-14 to Include Additional Lands in the B3 Zone 6/4/14
2113-14 Amend Chapter 45 & 220, Sec 220-4A: Community Garden Fees 5/7/14
2112-14 Two New Business Districts: B3 & B3A, Retail/Commercial Redevelopment 5/7/14
2111-14 Amend Chapter 129, Sec 129-6: Liquor Licenses Hours on Sunday/Daylight Savings 4/16/14
2110-14 Amend Chapter 220, Fees, Section 220-21,Fire Prev.,Bd of Health,Limos,Disposal of Constr Debris,Non-Resident Pkg 3/19/14
2109-14 Amend Chapter 220, Fees, Section 220-9: UCC Fees - Permits & Inspections 4/16/14
2108-14 Amend Chapter 220, Fees, Sections 3 & 12, Summer Rec Program, Tennis Courts & Pool 3/19/14
2104-14 Amend Chapter 220, Fees, Section 220-21, Water Rates 3/5/14

NOT CODIFIED: 
(bond ordinances, salary ordinances, ordinances authorizing the purchase or sale of property, etc) include the following:

Ordinance Description                                            Adopted
  ~ 2015 ~  
2151-15 Amend #2134-15 - Salaries of UPSEU Blue-Collar Bargaining Unit. 1/20/16
2149-15 Bond Ordinance to resurfacing Roller Hockey Rink at Hawthorne High School. 10/07/15
2148-15 Ordinance to fix salaries, wages & compensation of the Employees of the BOH. 10/07/15
2147-15 Ordinance to Provide for a Mid-Block crosswalk on Lafayette Avenue. 10/07/15
2145-15 Ordinance to Amend Bond Ordinance 2129-15 - Road reconstruction 08/12/15
2142-15 Water Utility Capital Bond Ordinance providing for the construction of a pre-fabricated Public Works Garage & Truck wash 08/12/15
2141-15 Bond Ordinance providing for the construction of a pre-fabricated Public Works Garage & Truck wash 08/12/15
2140-15 Bond Ordinance provided for purchase of a dump truck. 7/08/15
2139-15 Bond Ordinance to amend Ordinance 2106-14 5/20/15
2138-15 Bond Ordinance/Local Assessments on Braen Avenue 5/20/15
2137-15 Bond Ordinance for Road/curb/sidewalks improvements on Braen Avenue (NJDOT Project) 5/20/15
2136-15 Modifying lease agreement between BOH & the Boys & Girls Club 5/4/15
2135-15 Amend Bond Ordinance 2103-14 providing for Construction of a Band Shell at the pool 5/4/15
2134-15 Fix Salaries, Wages & Compensation of the Employees of Hawthorne 5/4/15
2133-15 Budget Cap Bank 5/4/15
2130-15 Bond Ordinance/Special Assessments 3/4/15
2129-15 Bond Ordinance/2015 Road Improvement Program 4/15/15
     
  ~ 2014 ~  
2105-14 Bond Ordinance/2014 Road Improvement Program 3/19/14
2106-14 Bond Ordinance/2014 Local Improvements 3/19/14