NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
A Public Hearing on the following proposed Ordinance 6-17-02 as amended in Ordinance Committee will be held before the City Council on Monday, July 24, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. City Council Chambers, 869 Park Avenue, Cranston, R.I. pursuant to Section 3.12 of the Charter.
Complete copies of proposed Ordinances as amended are available for public review at the City Clerk’s Office and the Cranston Central Library and the City’s website cranstonri.com under calendar by clicking on the meeting date.
“Individuals requesting interpreter services for the dear or hard of hearing must notify the City Clerk’s Office at 461-1000 ext. 3197 seventy-two (72) hours in advance of the hearing date.”
Michael J. Farina
Maria Medeiros Wall, JD
PROPOSED ORDINANCE 6-17-02
IN AMENDMENT OF CHAPTER 20
OF TITLE 11 OF THE CODE OF THE CITY OF CRANSTON, 2005, ENTITLED ‘PARKS AND
(Ocean Avenue – Scenic Lookout No Fishing)
*As amended 7/13/2017
It is ordained by the City Council of the City of Cranston as follows:
SECTION 1. Chapter 12.20 of the Code of the City of Cranston, 2005, is hereby amended by adding thereto the following new section:
12.20.181 – Ocean Avenue Scenic View.
1. The public access point at the point where Ocean Ave. meets the shoreline shall be opened to the public from 6:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m. No person shall enter, park or stand at said scenic public access point or be within the limits of said public access point except during the regular hours.
2. There shall be no fishing at the public access point where Ocean Ave. meets the shoreline at any time,* in accordance with Costal Resources Management Council’s designation as a scenic overlook.
3. The penalty for a violation of this section shall be a fine not exceeding fifty dollars ($50.00).
SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall take effect upon its final adoption.
Sponsored by Council President Farina
and Councilman Paplauskas