2023 Adopted Ordinances

Ordinances are listed in order of introduction (oldest to newest) and will open up in a new window as a PDF.
  • Ordinance 1-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover amending and supplementing §255.c. Entitled "qualifications of towing operators; indemnification of the Township" and §255-7. Entitled "rate schedule" under chapter 255 of the Code of the Township of Hanover entitled towing and road service as it relates to towing and road service charges for calendar years 2023, 2024, and 2025.
  • Ordinance 2-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover establishing the salaries of patrolmen, sergeants, and police officers assigned to the detective bureau for calendar years 2022, 2023, 2024, and 2025.
  • Ordinance 3-2023: An ordinance establishing the salaries of lieutenants and captain of the Township of Hanover, in the County of Morris, in the State of New Jersey, for calendar years 2022, 2023, 2024, and 2025.
  • Ordinance 4-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover amending and supplementing Section 125-4. entitled "Recreation Department Fees" under Chapter 125 of the Code of the Township entitled fees with the inclusion of new 2023 fees related to various recreation and park administration department programs and activities and the inclusion of new resident and non-resident pool membership fees for the year 2023 Bee Meadow Swimming Pool season.
  • Ordinance 5-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey repealing Section 21-2.a. through 21-2. e. entitled "Appointment of Members; Qualifications; Terms of Office; Vacancies" under Chapter 21 of the Code of the Township entitled Economic Development Advisory Committee and amending and supplementing Chapter 21 with the inclusion of new Sections 21-2.a. through 21-e. including a new Section 21-2.g.
  • Ordinance 6-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover authorizing the acquisition by purchase or eminent domain, if necessary, of an unimproved portion of real property located at 30 North Jefferson Road and known as Block 9102, Lot 5 on the official tax map of the Township of Hanover, for the purpose of developing affordable senior housing.
  • Ordinance 7-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover, in the County of Morris, and State of New Jersey, amending Part 1 of the Township Code, "Administrative Legislation," to establish Chapter 55, entitled municipal buildings, restricted areas to safeguard records.
  • Ordinance 8-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover authorizing a one (1%) percent increase in the appropriation limit of the Township's calendar year 2023 Current Fund Budget and further establishing a cap bank, all in accordance with N.J.A.A. 40a:4-45.14
  • Ordinance 9-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey amending and supplementing Chapter 218 of the Code of the Township, entitled "Property Maintenance," by prohibiting new plantings of bamboo within the Township
  • Ordinance 10-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover amending Chapter 166, Land Use and Development, of the Code of the Township of Hanover by creating a new B-10W zone district and regulations, changing the zone classification of certain properties from the B-10 zone to the B-10W zone, and by amending various provisions related to the change in zone classification
  • Ordinance 11-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover amending Chapter 166, Land Use and Development, of the Code of the Township of Hanover by amending the regulation of building height in the OB-RL and OB-RL3 zone districts, and by amending the regulation of solar panels
  • Ordinance 12-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover authorizing the resurfacing of a portion of Reynolds Avenue from Highland Avenue to 450 feet south of Bee Meadow Parkway in the Whippany section of the Township and appropriating the sum of $460,000.00 from the New Jersey Department of Transportation's Fiscal Year 2022 Municipal Aid Program and the Township's 2023 Current Fund budget
  • Ordinance 13-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey amending and supplementing ordinance 19-2021 authorizing the replacement and upgrade of a column shower at the Bee Meadow Swimming Pool Facility and further appropriating an additional sum of $25,000.00 from the Swimming Pool Enterprise Fund-Capital account for 2023 and all prior years for the financing of the project
  • Ordinance 14-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey authorizing the resetting of the starting blocks at the Bee Meadow Swimming Pool Facility and further appropriating the sum of $17,000.00 from the Swimming Pool Enterprise Fund-Capital account for 2023 and all prior years for the financing of the project
  • Ordinance 15-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey amending and supplementing Chapter 166 of the Code of the Township with the inclusion of new alcoholic beverage license fees and firearms permit fees under sections §125-2 and §125-6 respectively.
  • Ordinance 16-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover amending and supplementing Ordinance no. 26-2022 and Chapter 61 of the Code of the Township entitled Salaries and Compensation: Personnel Policies which chapter establishes regulations and rates of compensation for the officers and full-time and part-time civilian non-union employees of the Township of Hanover
  • Ordinance 17-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey authorizing the implementation of Phase IV of a multi-phase project for the improvement and modernization of the Township's communications and technology infrastructure with the installation of security cameras and additional fiber optic cable where needed, at critical infrastructure locations in the Township, and further appropriating the sum of $225,000.00 from the Township's 2023 Current Fund budget and Capital Improvement Fund and all prior years for financing the Phase IV improvements
  • Ordinance 18-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey authorizing the purchase and installation of partitions in creating dressing compartments for the men's and women's shower stalls at the bee meadow swimming pool facility and further appropriating the sum of $23,000.00 from the swimming pool enterprise fund-capital account for 2023 and all prior years for the financing of the project
  • Ordinance 19-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey authorizing the township to serve as the lead agency on behalf of East Hanover Township, Florham Park Borough, Parsippany-Troy Hills Township, Morris Plains Borough, and the Town of Morristown and further appropriating the sum of $1,500,000.00 awarded through the Fiscal Year 2023 Congressional Community Project funding which grant funds shall be dispersed by the United States Department of Agriculture
  • Ordinance 20-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover authorizing the execution of a lease agreement with the Hanover Township Boy Scouts of America, Inc., Boy Scout Troop 155, in operating the Bee Meadow Park Brickyard Concession Stand on July 10, 17, 24, and 31, 2023 during the Township's live vocal concerts.
  • Ordinance 21-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey authorizing the purchase and installation of a burglar and fire alarm security system for the Township’s historic Samuel Tuttle house, and further appropriating the sum of $50,000.00 from the Township’s 2023 Capital Improvement Fund and all prior years for financing the improvements.
  • Ordinance 22-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey amending Chapter 193 of the Township Code to allow only authorized vehicles in certain municipal campus parking lot areas to protect the public health, safety, and welfare.
  • Ordinance 23-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey authorizing the renovations and improvements to the main public meeting room at the municipal building in two phases and further appropriating the sum of $161,690.00 from the 2023 Capital Improvement Fund and all prior years and the 2023 Current Fund budget for the financing of the first phase.
  • Ordinance 24-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey amending Part II, “General Legislation” of the Code of the Township of Hanover, to establish new Chapter 260: “Vacant and Abandoned Properties”
  • Ordinance 25-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey amending and supplementing Ordinance no. 16-2023 and Chapter 61 of the Code of the Township entitled Salaries and Compensation: Personnel Policies which chapter establishes regulations and rates of compensation for the officers and full-time and part-time civilian non­union employees of the Township of Hanover
  • Ordinance 26-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover authorizing the execution of a lease agreement with the Hanover Tigers Youth Football and Cheerleading in operating the Bee Meadow Park Brickyard concession facility between August 1, 2023, through November 15, 2023, during the football season
  • Ordinance 27-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey authorizing the replacement of the Bee Meadow baby swimming pool and further appropriating the sum of $72,000.00 from the Swimming Pool Enterprise Fund - Capital account for 2023 and all prior years for the financing of the project
  • Ordinance 28-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover amending Chapter 166, Land Use and Development, of the Code of the Township of Hanover by amending the regulation of building height in the OB-RL and OB-RL3 zone districts, and by amending the regulation of solar panels
  • Ordinance 29-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey repealing Chapter 202 of the Code of the Township entitled Peace and Good Order
  • Ordinance 30-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey amending and supplementing Ordinance no. 5-2022 which authorized the acquisition and installation of artificial, synthetic turf at the Brickyard Athletic Field with an additional appropriation of $1,428,425.00 from the Township's 2023 Capital Improvement Fund and all prior years and the Township's Open Space Trust Account for the financing of the project described herein
  • Ordinance 31-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover amending Chapter 166, Land Use and Development, of the Code of the Township of Hanover to permit specified drive-through uses at certain intersections by amending within the B-10 Zone district and by regulating the number of drive-in uses on a single property
  • Ordinance 32- 2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover in the County of Morris and State of New Jersey amending and supplementing Ordinance no. 16-2023 and Chapter 61 of the Code of the Township entitled Salaries and Compensation: Personnel Policies which chapter establishes regulations and rates of compensation for the officers and full-time and part-time civilian non-union employees of the Township of Hanover
  • Ordinance 33-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover incorporating the Hanover Township Senior Citizen’s Club as a quasi-club within the structure of the Township’s municipal government and further authorizing the codification of this ordinance as Chapter 62 entitled “Senior Citizen’s Club” under Part I, the Administrative Legislation of the Code of the Township
  • Ordinance 34-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover to amend Chapter 120, “Drugs and Drug Paraphernalia,” Article III, “Cannabis,” creating Sections 120-13, to Prohibit the Illegal Retail Sale of Cannabis, 120-14, to Prohibit the Commercial Practice of Gifting Cannabis Contingent Upon a Separate Reciprocal Transaction for Goods or Services, and 120-15, to Establish Civil Fines and Penalties in accordance with same
  • Ordinance 35-2023: An ordinance of the Township Committee of the Township of Hanover amending and supplementing Section 267-42 entitled "Schedule XII: Trucks Over Certain Weights Excluded" under Chapter 267 of the Code of the Township of Hanover entitled "Vehicles and Traffic" with the inclusion of Troy Road in the Whippany section of the Township from Troy Hills Road to the Hanover Township - East Hanover Township corporate line.