Ordinances

2014 Adopted Ordinances

The following ordinances have been adopted. Please note there is a delay between the time an ordinance is adopted and the time it will appear in the Princeton Code Book.

Documents
Ordinance Description
Status
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON REGULATING PARKING ALONG PORTIONS OF ALEXANDER STREET, WITHIN THE ALEXANDER STREET COMMUTER LOT AND THE ALEXANDER STREET RETAIL LOT AND AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974”.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
February 18, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING PAY-TO-PLAY REGULATIONS AND CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTIONS AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING MUNICIPAL COURT AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING PEDDLING AND SOLICITING AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING CORNER HOUSE AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING THE HOTEL USAGE TAX AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974”.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING JOGGING AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING THE PRINCETON PUBLIC LIBRARY AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING THE PRINCETON ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE CONCERNING THE ISSUANCE OF A CERTIFICATE OF COMPLIANCE FOR RENTAL UNITS AND AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974”.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
June 9, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON RELOCATING A METERED PARKING SPACE FROM THE EAST SIDE TO THE WEST SIDE OF CHAMBERS STREET AND AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974”.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
June 23, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON DESIGNATING A HANDICAPPED PARKING SPACE ON JEFFERSON ROAD AND AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968”.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
February 18, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING PRINCETON TO ACQUIRE BLOCK 5701, LOT 16, PRINCETON TAX MAP FOR THE SUM OF $625,000.00 UTILIZING FUNDS FROM THE NEW JERSEY OFFICE OF EMERGENCY MANAGEMENT, FEMA GRANT PROGRAM, PROJECT NO. RFC-PJ-02-NJ-2011-01 AND FROM THE MUNICIPAL OPEN SPACE TRUST FUND
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
June 23, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING LANDSCAPING REGISTRATION AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968". Press Release: Landscaping Registration Ordinance Includes Innovative Provisions to Address Wage Theft
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
July 14, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING THE PRINCETON ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974”.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
July 14, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON ACCEPTING A SANITARY SEWER EASEMENT ON A PORTION OF BLOCK 9301, LOT 10, PRINCETON TAX MAP
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
July 14, 2014
Defeated
BOND ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR THE SANITARY SEWER SYSTEM AND ROAD RECONSTRUCTION PROJECT IN AND BY PRINCETON, IN THE COUNTY OF MERCER, NEW JERSEY, APPROPRIATING $1,515,000 THEREFOR AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $1,439,250 BONDS OR NOTES OF PRINCETON TO FINANCE PART OF THE COST THEREOF.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
July 14, 2014
Defeated
BOND ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR VARIOUS CAPITAL IMPROVEMENTS IN AND BY PRINCETON, IN THE COUNTY OF MERCER, NEW JERSEY, APPROPRIATING $7,554,071 THEREFOR AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $7,176,367 BONDS OR NOTES OF PRINCETON TO FINANCE PART OF THE COST THEREOF.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
July 14, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING TREES AND SHRUBS AND THE PRINCETON SHADE TREE COMMISSION, AND AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE “CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968.”
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
July 21, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING THE LEAF, BRANCH AND LOG COLLECTION PROGRAM AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974" AND THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
July 28, 2014
Defeated
BOND ORDINANCE BY THE MUNICIPALITY OF PRINCETON AUTHORIZING AS A LOCAL IMPROVEMENT THE RECONSTRUCTION OF SIDEWALKS ALONG EDGEHILL STREET, APPROPRIATING THE SUM OF $65,000.00 THEREFOR, PROVIDING FOR THE FINANCING OF SAID APPROPRIATION BY THE MAKING OF A DOWN PAYMENT AND ISSUANCE OF BONDS OR NOTES OF SAID MUNICIPALITY AND FURTHER PROVIDING FOR THE SPECIAL ASSESSMENT OF FIFTY (50%) PERCENT OF THE COST THEREOF.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
July 28, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE CREATING NO PARKING ZONES ON A PORTION OF ALEXANDER STREET AND AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968”.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
July 28, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE CREATING A NO PARKING ZONE ON A PORTION OF SCOTT LANE AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
March 10, 2014
Defeated
OF THE MAYOR AND COUNCIL OF PRINCETON CONCERNING SALARIES AND COMPENSATION OF CERTAIN PERSONNEL OF THE MUNICIPALITY OF PRINCETON
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
August 25, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE AMENDING NO PARKING ZONE EXCEPT WITHIN DESIGNATED STALL MARKINGS IN THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
August 25, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE AUTHORIZING ABANDONMENT OF A SANITARY SEWER LINE AND VACATION OF A SANITARY SEWER EASEMENT ON BLOCK 28.03, LOTS 47.01, 47.03, 74, 76, 77, 78, 82, 83, 89, 100 AND 102 OF THE TAX MAP OF PRINCETON, AND MANDATING CONNECTION TO REPLACEMENT AND NEW SEWER LINES.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
August 25, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE CREATING A NO PARKING ZONE ON A PORTION OF MARKHAM ROAD AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
August 25, 2014
Defeated
BOND ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR GENERAL PARKING UTILITY REPAIRS AND THE SPRING STREET GARAGE EMERGENCY POWER SYSTEM IN AND BY PRINCETON, IN THE COUNTY OF MERCER, NEW JERSEY, APPROPRIATING $95,000 THEREFOR AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $95,000 BONDS OR NOTES OF PRINCETON TO FINANCE THE COST THEREOF.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
August 25, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING LOUD, CONTINUOUS OR EXCESSIVE NOISE AND AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE “CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968.”
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
August 25, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE CONCERNING MID-BLOCK CROSSWALKS WITHIN PRINCETON AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1972”.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
September 22, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON BANNING THE USE OF HYDRAULIC FRACTURING IN THE MUNICIPALITY AND AMENDING AND SUPPLEMENTING THE “CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968” IN CONNECTION THEREWITH
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
September 22, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON AUTHORIZING THE ACQUISITION OF 8 CLEARVIEW AVENUE (BLOCK 7307, LOT 2, PRINCETON TAX MAP) AND 14 CLEARVIEW AVENUE (BLOCK 7307, LOT 3, PRINCETON TAX MAP FROM THE PRINCETON FIRST AID AND RESCUE SQUAD PURSUANT TO N.J.S.A. 40A:12-3 et seq.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
September 22, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE CREATING A NO PARKING ZONE ON A PORTION OF MARKHAM ROAD AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
October 13, 2014
Defeated
2014-4 PRINCETON CALENDAR YEAR 2014 ORDINANCE TO EXCEED THE MUNICIPAL BUDGET APPROPRIATION LIMITS AND TO ESTABLISH A CAP BANK (N.J.S.A. 40A: 4-45.14)
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
April 28, 2014
Defeated
BOND ORDINANCE BY THE MUNICIPALITY OF PRINCETON AUTHORIZING AS A LOCAL IMPROVEMENT THE CONSTRUCTION OF SIDEWALKS ALONG POE ROAD, APPROPRIATING THE SUM OF $38,500.00 THEREFOR, PROVIDING FOR THE FINANCING OF SAID APPROPRIATION BY THE MAKING OF A DOWN PAYMENT AND ISSUANCE OF BONDS OR NOTES OF SAID MUNICIPALITY AND FURTHER PROVIDING FOR THE SPECIAL ASSESSMENT OF FIFTY (50%) PERCENT OF THE COST THEREOF.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
October 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING RECREATION AND PARKS AND SIMILAR PUBLIC PLACES, AND AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE “CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968.”
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
October 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE CREATING NO PARKING ZONES ON PARK PLACE AND PORTIONS OF MOORE STREET AND HAMILTON AVENUE AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
November 10, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON DELETING THE RESIDENTIAL SENIOR COMMUNITY – 1 OVERLAY ZONE (RCS-1) DISTRICT IN THE MUNICIPALITY, REMOVING THE RSC-1 DESIGNATION FROM THE PRINCETON TOWNSHIP ZONING MAP AND AMENDING AND SUPPLEMENTING THE “CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968” IN CONNECTION THEREWITH
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
November 24, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE SETTING FORTH REGULATIONS RELATING TO HISTORIC PRESERVATION AND AMENDING THE “CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968.”
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
December 8, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON REGULATING THE HOURS OF OPERATION OF RESTAURANTS, RETAIL FOOD ESTABLISHMENTS, RETAIL SALES, AND PERSONAL SERVICES BUSINESSES ON PROPERTIES WITHIN OR ABUTTING A RESIDENTIAL ZONE
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
December 15, 2014
Defeated
2014-5 BOND ORDINANCE PROVIDING FOR ROAD IMPROVEMENTS TO VARIOUS STREETS IN AND BY PRINCETON, IN THE COUNTY OF MERCER, NEW JERSEY, APPROPRIATING $880,000 THEREFOR AND AUTHORIZING THE ISSUANCE OF $836,000 BONDS OR NOTES OF PRINCETON TO FINANCE PART OF THE COST THEREOF
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
April 28, 2014
Defeated
2014-6 AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON AUTHORIZING THE ACCEPTANCE OF DEEDS FOR PERMANENT PEDESTRIAN PATHWAY EASEMENTS AND TEMPORARY CONSTRUCTION EASEMENTS FOR BLOCK 10201, LOTS 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, PRINCETON MUNICIPAL TAX MAP.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
April 28, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING GENERAL PROVISIONS AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING ADMINISTRATION AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974” AND THE "CODE OF THE TOWNSHIP OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1968".
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated
AN ORDINANCE BY PRINCETON CONCERNING PARADES AND AMENDING THE "CODE OF THE BOROUGH OF PRINCETON, NEW JERSEY, 1974”.
Status:
Adopted
Introduced:
Public Hearing:
Date Adopted:
May 27, 2014
Defeated

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