New Jersey Logos Eligibility Criteria

Gas

  • Shall be located within three (3) miles of the highway
  • Shall be continuously open to the public for a minimum of sixteen (16) hours per day, seven (7) days per week
  • Shall offer conventional fuels such as, but not limited to, gasoline, for sale to the public as its principal use
  • Shall offer the following vehicle services and products free or for sale: motor oils, for cars, trucks, and other vehicles; compressed air for tire inflation; and water for batteries and radiators
  • May offer alternative fuels such as, but not limited to, diesel fuels or flex fuels and electric recharge facilities

Food

  • Shall be located within three (3) miles of the highway
  • Shall be open a minimum of ten (10) hours per day, six (6) days per week and serve at least two (2) meals per day including a menu of fresh and/or prepared foods and hot and cold beverages
  • Shall have a seating area of at least five (5) tables for the consumption of foods on the premises
  • Shall include super markets and mall food courts provided that they comply with the provisions outlined above

Lodging

  • Shall be located within three (3) miles of the highway
  • Shall be continuously open to the public for a minimum of seven (7) days per week, 360 days per year
  • Shall offer at least ten (10) units, each with a private bath and toilet facilities
  • Shall have off-street parking for each unit

Camping

  • Shall be located within then (10) miles of the state highway
  • Shall be open a minimum of seven (7) days per week, 365 days per year, unless designated as seasonal
  • Shall offer at least ten (10) camp sites and ten (10) parking spaces
  • Shall have hook-ups for water and electrical service
  • Camping facilities that offer sites for recreational vehicles shall offer sanitary disposal facilities

Attractions

  • Shall be located within ten (10) miles of the highway
  • Shall have one of the following uses as its primary use: amusement park; arts and cultural site; historical site; golf courses, ski slopes, equestrian facilities; natural attractions and parks; stadiums or athletic arenas; or brewery, distillery or winery
  • Shall be open to the general public for a minimum period of five (5) days per week over sixteen (16) consecutive weeks per year, except where admission is by reserved seating, the facility shall be open to the general public for an average minimum period of three (3) days per week over sixteen (16) consecutive weeks per year
  • Shall meet the following minimum criteria for annual attendance
    • Arenas, auditoriums, convention halls, stadiums, and event centers require an annual attendance of 200,000
    • Performing arts center, concert halls, and theatres require an annual attendance of 100,000
    • Golf course, ski area, equestrian facility, museum, fairgrounds, amusement parks, zoos, aquariums, and State and natural parks require an annual attendance of 50,000
    • Historical sites, monuments, and, art and cultural sites require an annual attendance of 25,000