Chapter 12.40


12.40.010    Hours during which public parks are closed.

12.40.015    Use of public parks.

12.40.020    Penalty for violation.

12.40.010 Hours during which public parks are closed.

All public parks located in the city shall, except for areas otherwise posted, be closed from sunset (the time when the upper limb of the sun disappears below the sensible horizon as a result of the diurnal rotation of the earth) until six a.m. in the morning, except that the city manager, after application by an interested party, may approve or conditionally approve special events of longer duration. (Ord. 701, 1990; Ord. 508 (part), 1981)

12.40.015 Use of public parks.

No person shall use a public park in such a fashion as to violate a notice posted at the public park restricting that public park’s use to one or more specified recreational uses. (Ord. 900 § 1, 2006)

12.40.020 Penalty for violation.

Anyone who goes into a public park during the times when that park is closed or uses a public park in violation of a posted notice at that park shall be guilty of an infraction. (Ord. 900 § 2, 2006; Ord. 508 (part), 1981)