Chapter 11.24
PIERS AND MARINAS

Sections:

11.24.010    Unsafe piers.

11.24.020    Mooring at private docks without permission.

11.24.010 Unsafe piers.

Whenever any pier or gangway devoted to public use appears to be dangerous for such use, the police chief shall report the matter to the city building official who shall inspect the same and shall order any unsafe portion barricaded with proper fencing until such time as necessary repairs shall be made. If the owner, agent or lessee of such pier fails to comply with the orders of the building official immediately, the building official shall prohibit the use of the unsafe portion of such pier and may erect the necessary fencing or barricade, and the expense shall be paid by and recoverable from the owner, agent, or lessee of such pier to the city. It is unlawful for any person to allow any such pier or gangway to be used or open to use. (Ord. 06C-06 § 2; Ord. 99C-05 § 1; Ord. A-90 § 1, 1991).

11.24.020 Mooring at private docks without permission.

No person shall moor a watercraft or vessel to a private seawall or dock or beach it upon private property within the city without the permission of the owner thereof, except in emergency situations. (Ord. 99C-05 § 1; Ord. A-90 § 1, 1991).