Chapter 8.96


8.96.010    Definitions.

8.96.020    Parking and Camping Prohibited.

8.96.030    Enforcement.

8.96.040    Violation – Civil Infraction.

8.96.010 Definitions.

For purposes of this Chapter, the following definitions apply:

A.    "Camp" means erecting a tent or shelter or arranging bedding or both, for the purpose of, or in such a way that permits, remaining overnight, or parking a trailer, camper, or other vehicle for the purpose of remaining overnight.

B.    "County property" means any County-owned real property excluding County parks.

C.    "Vehicle" means every device capable of being moved upon a public highway and in, upon, or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a public highway. Bicycles shall not be considered vehicles for purposes of this Chapter.

(Ord. 99-29 § 1 (part), 1999)

8.96.020 Parking and Camping Prohibited.

It shall be unlawful for any person to park or camp on any County property except in areas specifically designated and posted for those purposes. (Ord. 99-29 § 1 (part), 1999)

8.96.030 Enforcement.

The Pierce County Sheriff's Department shall enforce the provisions of this Chapter. (Ord. 99-29 § 1 (part), 1999)

8.96.040 Violation – Civil Infraction.

Any violation of this Chapter constitutes a Class 3 civil infraction under Chapter 1.16 PCC. (Ord. 99-29 § 1 (part), 1999)