Village of Elm Grove, WI
Waukesha County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Village Board of the Village of Elm Grove 5-8-1967; as amended through 5-14-1990. Subsequent amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Dance halls — See Ch. 123.
Drug paraphernalia — See Ch. 128.
Intoxicating liquor and fermented malt beverages — See Ch. 171.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 208.
No person under the age of 17 years shall congregate, loiter, wander, stroll, stand, play or travel in or upon any public street, sidewalk, highway, road, alley, park, vacant lot, public building, place of amusement or entertainment or any public place within the Village of Elm Grove, either on foot or in or upon any conveyance being driven or parked thereon, between 11:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. of the following day, unless accompanied by his or her parent, spouse or guardian or other adult person having legal care or custody of such person. The prohibition of this chapter shall not apply to any person under 17 years of age who is:
A. 
Returning to his or her home directly from and immediately after the end of any educational, athletic or social event sponsored by any accredited school, tax-exempt church or governmental unit or agency, which event such person could properly and did in fact attend.
B. 
Returning directly from and going directly to his or her place of employment, which place of employment is known to and approved by his or her parent, spouse or guardian or other adult person having legal care or custody of such person.
C. 
Returning directly from or going directly to any other activity which has been specifically approved in advance in writing by his or her parent, spouse or guardian or other adult person having legal care or custody of such person, provided that such written approval is in the possession of such person while returning from or going to such other place or activity.
No parent, spouse or guardian or other adult person having legal care or custody of a person under the age of 17 years shall suffer or permit or by inefficient control allow such person to violate the provisions of § 190-1 of this chapter, provided that any such parent, spouse, guardian or other adult person who shall have made a missing person notification to the law enforcement authorities shall not be considered to have suffered, permitted or allowed any person to be in violation of § 190-1 of this chapter.
No person operating a place of amusement or entertainment within the Village of Elm Grove or any agent, servant or employee of any such person shall permit any person under the age of 17 years to enter or loiter in such places of amusement or entertainment during the hours specified in § 190-1 of this chapter unless such person is accompanied by his or her parent, spouse or guardian or other adult person having legal care or custody of such person.
No person operating a hotel, motel or lodging or rooming house within the Village of Elm Grove or any agent, servant or employee of any such person shall permit any person under the age of 17 years to visit, idle, wander or stroll in any portion of such hotel, motel or lodging or rooming house between 10:00 p.m. and 7:00 a.m. of the following day, unless such person is accompanied by his or her parent, spouse or guardian or other adult person having legal care or custody of such person.
No person not in official attendance or on official school business shall enter into, congregate, loiter, wander, stroll, stand or play in any school building or in or about any playground area adjacent thereto within the Village of Elm Grove between 8:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on official school days.
[Amended 7-26-2005]
Any person who shall violate any provision of this chapter or any rule or regulation made under this chapter shall be subject to a penalty as provided in § 1-16 of this Code, except that a person under the age of 18 years shall be referred to the proper authorities as provided in Ch. 48, Wis. Stats.