Spotswood council introduces ordinance establishing truck restriction on various roads

SPOTSWOOD–The Borough Council introduced an ordinance which, if adopted, will amend the municipal code by adding a section excluding registered trucks from driving on various streets.

Trucks registered 4 tons gross weight or over are excluded from the entire length of Snowhill Street, Crescent Avenue, Brunswick Avenue and Adirondack Avenue.

Any violation will result in a mandatory court appearance as well as a fine of $250 to $2,000, according to the council.

The council introduced and approved the ordinance on Sept. 9 during the council meeting via video conference. The second and final reading is scheduled for Sept. 14.

This ordinance will take effect upon final passage and publication according to law.

Contact Vashti Harris at vharris@newspapermediagroup.com.