Village of Spring Lake, MI
Ottawa County
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[Adopted 7-1-1996 as Ord. No. 244; amended 2-2-2009 by Ord. No. 307 (Ch. 70, Art. I, of the 2000 Code of Ordinances)]
Persons shall not, without the consent of the Village, construct, deposit, place, dump, throw, leave, or cause or permit the construction, dumping, depositing, placing, throwing, or leaving of any object or material on any sidewalk, pedestrian pathway, or public property adjacent to any sidewalk, pedestrian pathway, or any other place open to the general public including those areas designated for the parking of motor vehicles, or in any way obstruct the free flow of pedestrian or vehicular traffic on sidewalks, pedestrian pathways, or other places open to the general public, including those areas designated for the parking of motor vehicles, within the Village.
A person who constructs, deposits, places, dumps, throws, leaves, or causes to be constructed, deposited, placed, dumped, thrown, or left on any sidewalk, pedestrian pathway, or public property adjacent to any sidewalk, pedestrian pathway, or any other place open to the general public, which may include areas designated for the parking of motor vehicles, within the Village shall immediately remove the obstruction or cause it to be removed.
Any person who violates, disobeys, omits, neglects or refuses to comply with or resists the enforcement of this article shall be responsible for a municipal civil infraction, subject to § 1-2. Increased civil fines may be imposed for “repeated violations,” which means a second or subsequent municipal civil infraction violation committed by a person within any twelve-month period and for which a person admits responsibility or is determined to be responsible. The increased civil fine for repeat violations is set forth in § 1-2.[2]
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).
[2]
Editor's Note: See also Ch. 25, Municipal Civil Infractions.