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Ordinance No. 24-17

Introduced: November 2, 2017
Public Hearing: November 16, 2017
Status: Adopted

An ordinance amending Appendix A, Fee Schedule, of the revised ordinances of the Township of Randolph, Morris County, New Jersey


WHEREAS, pursuant to N.J.S.A. 40:48-1, the governing body of a municipality may make, amend, repeal, and enforce ordinances to manage regulate and control the finances and property of the municipality; and

WHEREAS, the Township of Randolph desires to amend the Sections of Appendix A, Fee Schedule, of Revised Ordinances of the Township of Randolph, Morris County, New Jersey, governing Randolph Administrative Fees, Recreation Fees and Building Fees.

NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED by the Governing Body of the Township of Randolph, County of Morris, State of New Jersey as follows:

SECTION ONE. The Section of Appendix A, Fee Schedule, of Revised Ordinances of the Township of Randolph, Morris County, New Jersey governing Administrative Fees is hereby deleted in its entirety and replaced with the following:

ADMINISTRATIVE FEES
Tax map fee (large)$7.00 per sheet
Tax map fee (small)$3.00 per sheet
Tax map fee (full set)$175.00
Street map fee$7.00
Zoning ordinance fee$100.00
Master plan fee$100.00
Election district map fee$7.00
Election district map fee (color map)$30.00
Municipal code book fee$160.00
Copying fees:
Letter size page or smaller$0.05 per image
Legal size page or larger$0.07 per image
D Size (24" x 36")$5.00
E Size (36" x 42")$7.00
Large zoning map fee (black & white)$15.00
Large zoning map fee (color)$30.00
Small zoning map fee (black & white)$3.00
Small zoning map fee (color)$6.00
Newcomer’s packet for Realtors and developers$15.00
Application for conversion of multiple dwelling to condominium or cooperative ownership$100.00 per unit
Compact disc (CD) duplication plus any township cost for downloading requested information$1.00 per CD
Digital picture copy$12.00
Recycling containers, per container$20.00
Recycling containers (with hinged lid and wheels)$40.00
Recycling container lids, per lid$5.00
Tax redemption$50.00
Lien holder tax redemption$50.00
Tax bill duplicate copy (for first copy)$5.00
Tax bill duplicate subsequent copies (in that calendar)$25.00
Duplicate tax sale certificate (when lien holder lost original)$100.00
Tax sale notice—mailing fee$25.00
Returned check for non sufficient funds (NSF)$20.00
Tax searches (done by the tax search official) for the first$10.00
Updated tax searches (done by the tax search official)$2.00

SECTION TWO. The Section of Appendix A, Fee Schedule, of Revised Ordinances of the Township of Randolph, Morris County, New Jersey governing Recreation Fees is hereby deleted in its entirety and replaced with the following:

RECREATION
Randolph Park fees:
(1) Swimming fees:
a. Family residents$130.00 per year
b. Individual resident$70.00 per year
c. Couple-residents$105.00 per year
d. Daily rate-resident$5.00 per day on weekdays, $5.00 per day on Saturday and Sunday
e. Daily rate-nonresident$10.00 per day
f. Daily rate-guest$5.00 per day on weekdays, $5.00 per day on Saturday and Sunday
g. Family-nonresident (per season)$210.00 per year
h. Individual-nonresident$90.00 per year
(2) Early payment discount. A discount of $10.00 will be in effect for the annual fee for family resident and individual resident swimming fees if payment is received on or before April 28 of the current membership year.$10.00
(3) Fishing fee (plus presentation of state license)$10.00 per person
(4) Boating fee$10.00
(5) Group fees. Reservations shall be made only in the picnic area and only during normal operating hours. All other rules and regulations must be followed. Fees for groups are as follows:
a. 10 to 150 persons$3.00 per person
b. 151 to 300 persons$2.75 per person
c. 301 to 500 persons$2.50 per person
d. 501 persons and over$2.00 per person
In addition to this fee, a fee of $50.00 per 100 people, or any part thereof, with a required minimum of 300 people, will be charged for exclusive use of the facilities.
(6) Tennis court fees:
a. Tennis court badge fees:
Family-residents$50.00 per year
Individual-resident$30.00 per year
Couple-residents$45.00 per year
Nonresident$50.00 per year
(7) Admission to theater and community theater productions offered by the department of parks, recreation and community servicesUp to $25.00/performance
(8) Waiver of fees. All of the fees, except the community theater fees, shall be waived for any resident of the township receiving public assistance, on active duty with the armed services of the United States of America, or over age 60.
(9) Lost badge fee, Randolph Park and tennis membership, for replacement of lost card; identification will be required before a replacement will be issued$6.00
(10) Late Fees. Registration dates will be established by the department of parks, recreation and community services and advertised in advance in official department flyers and web page. A fee of $10.00 per person per registration will be charged for all late activity registrations. Late fees will begin one calendar month following the start of regular registration fees. Persons moving into the township after the registration period will not be charged a late fee.
(11) General program fees:
a. Special instruction and activity program$10.00 to $1,000.00 per person
b. Special events and field trips$2.50 to $250.00 per person
c. Adult basketball and softball league fees$100.00 to $1,000.00 per team
d. Youth hockey fees$50.00 to $1,500.00
e. Traveling team fees$0 to $500.00
(12) Soccer field camp per field$30.00 per 2 hours
Fee applicable under all following conditions:
a. Field(s) reserved for between June 15 and Sept. 1
b. Field(s) reserved from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Mon. - Fri.
c. Field(s) reserved for three or more consecutive days
d. Two or more fields reserved for 4 hours
Refreshment stand camp fee$15.00 per day
(13) Waiver of fees.
a. Fees required under section (11), a. through e., of Appendix A - fee schedule, “Recreation, Randolph Park fees,” shall be waived for any township resident receiving public assistance. For purposes of this section, public assistance shall include participation in the following: Welfare, subsidized housing, federal school lunch program, food stamps or other form of public assistance.
b. Fees required under section (12) and for use of Brundage Park, Heistein Park, and Freedom Park, (1) through (7) shall be waived for all organizations of the Township of Randolph provided the following criteria are satisfied:
1. The organization is incorporated as a not-for-profit organization as defined in § 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, or a similarly constituted entity;
2. Eighty percent of the organization (including team participants, members and/or guests) is composed of township residents;
3. A contact person for the organization is provided who will assume the responsibility of coordinating all activities of the organization with the parks, recreation and community services departments;
4. All costs associated with use of the facilities for events such as tournaments, fund-raisers, all-star teams and refreshment stand use and the like shall be paid by the organization;
5. All rules and regulations of the department of parks and recreation are adhered to.
c. The director of parks and recreation for the township parks will be responsible for compliance with this subsection.

SECTION THREE. All Ordinances of the Township of Randolph which are inconsistent with the provisions of this Ordinance are hereby repealed as to the extent of such inconsistency.

SECTION FOUR. If any section, subsection, clause, or phrase of this Ordinance is for any reason held to be unconstitutional or invalid by any Court of competent jurisdiction, such decision shall not affect the remaining portions of this Ordinance.

SECTION FIVE. This Ordinance shall take effect as provided by law.

ATTEST

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Donna Marie Luciani, Township Clerk

TOWNSHIP OF RANDOLPH

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Christine Carey, Mayor

LEGAL NOTICE
TOWNSHIP OF RANDOLPH, COUNTY OF MORRIS
ORDINANCE NO. 24-17

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that an Ordinance entitled “AN ORDINANCE AMENDING APPENDIX A, FEE SCHEDULE, OF THE REVISED ORDINANCES OF THE TOWNSHIP OF RANDOLPH, MORRIS COUNTY, NEW JERSEY” was submitted in writing at a regular meeting of the Mayor and Council of the Township of Randolph, County of Morris, State of New Jersey, held on November 2, 2017 and was introduced, read by title and passed on first reading. A Statement of Purpose of the Ordinance is contained below. The Governing Body of the Township of Randolph will further consider the Ordinance for second reading and final passage thereof at their regular meeting to be held on November 16, 2017 at 7 p.m. prevailing time, at the Municipal Building, 502 Millbrook Avenue, Randolph, New Jersey 07869, at which time and place a public hearing will be heard thereon by the Governing Body and all parties in interest and citizens shall have an opportunity to be heard concerning said Ordinance.

Statement of Purpose of Ordinance

The purpose of the above Ordinance is to amend the Sections of Appendix A, Fee Schedule, of Revised Ordinances of the Township of Randolph, Morris County, New Jersey, governing Administrative Fees, Recreation Fees and Building Fees.

A copy of the full Ordinance is available to any member of the general public, without cost, at the Township of Randolph, Municipal Building, Millbrook Avenue, Randolph, New Jersey, at the Office of the Township Clerk, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:30 p.m.

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Donna Marie Luciani, Township Clerk
Township of Randolph
County of Morris, State of New Jersey