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Title:An Ordinance to Establish Rules and Regulations for the Parks and Greenways -- of the City of Harrogate
Summary:An ordinance establishing rules and regulations for the parks and greenways
of the City of Harrogate.
Original Author:Darden, Ron
Product Create Date:04/16/2002
Last Reviewed on::06/15/2017
Subject:Municipal ordinances; Parks and recreation--Administration; Parks and recreation--Laws and regulations
Original Document: Ordinance adopting park rules and regulations.pdf

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Text of Document: City of Harrogate

Ordinance No.___________


Whereas, it is necessary that rules and regulations be established for the use of parks and green ways in the City of Harrogate, Tennessee; and

Whereas, it is necessary that the City of Harrogate be able to amend the rules and regulations from time to time; and

Now, therefore, be it ORDAINED BY THE BOARD OF MAYOR AND ALDERMEN as follows:

Section 1. The attached rules and regulations “Exhibit A” are hereby adopted by the Board of Mayor and Aldermen and may be amended from time to time by Resolution of the Board of Mayor and Aldermen. A copy of such rules and regulations shall be filed with the City Recorder and will be available for citizen review. The Mayor is authorized to post pertinent rules and regulations within the parks and green way as he determines necessary.

Section 2. Any violation of the provisions of this ordinance that are designated misdemeanors shall be punishable by a fine not exceed $50 per day for each violation. The court may also order a person found to have committed a misdemeanor under this ordinance to make full restitution.

Section 3. These regulations are in addition to other applicable city, state and federal laws.

This Ordinance shall become effective upon final passage, the public welfare requiring it.

Passed 1st reading_________
Passed 2nd reading__________

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Mayor Attest: City Recorder

Please remember that this ordinance was drafted based upon the drafting requirements and authority granted to a particular city or town in its charter and in general law. These drafting requirements and the authority exercised in this ordinance might not apply to your city or town.

Please confer with your city attorney or an MTAS legal consultant, or both, before using this ordinance as a model.