BOROUGH OF RIVERTON
AN ORDINANCE TO CLARIFY CERTAIN PROVISIONS OF BOROUGH CODE CHAPTER §74 ENTITLED “GARBAGE RUBBISH AND REFUSE” OF THE BOROUGH OF RIVERTON
PUBLIC NOTICE is hereby given that the foregoing Ordinance was introduced on the first reading by the Borough Council of the Borough of Riverton held on February 15, 2022. This Ordinance will be considered for final adoption after a public hearing to be held on March 15, 2022 at 7:00pm prevailing time via Zoom videoconference. Join Zoom Meeting
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The public may submit questions or comments via e-mail to [email protected] no later than 4pm on the day of the scheduled meeting. The public may also submit public comments in written letter form via mail or drop off to the municipal building located at 505A Howard Street Riverton, NJ 08077, during business hours no later than 4pm the day of the scheduled meeting. Previously submitted public comment shall be read aloud and addressed during the public meeting that will be heard to all remote participants and the public. The Governing Body may pass over duplicate written comments; however, each duplicate comment will be noted for the record with the content summarized. The chat option in Zoom shall not be considered nor recognized as a tool for Public Comments
A copy of the Ordinance may be obtained without cost by any member of the general public at the Clerk’s Office by calling 856-829-0120 on week days between the hours of 8:30am and 4:00pm.
Borough wishes through this Ordinance to clarify certain provisions with §Chapter 74 in order to facilitate the automated trash cart system in §Section 74-8 of the Code that “Definitions” shall be revised to state that addresses are identified by block and lot and permitting business and residential property owner(s) to receive one (1) cart at no charge.
TRASH CART A type of cart like container provided by the Borough to each property address identified by block and lot in accordance with the official tax assessment records of the Borough of Riverton as either a thirty-two (32), sixty-four (64), or ninety-six (96) gallon receptacle which shall be used solely by the Borough’s property owners to make trash available for automated pick-up.
Attest: Michelle Hack, RMC Borough Clerk