City of Cranston
Pursuant to Section 3.15 of the City Charter, notice is hereby given of the Final Adoption of the Ordinances below.
Complete copies of all Ordinances are available for public review at the City Clerk’s Office, Cranston Central Library and the City website cranstonri.com under calendar by clicking on the meeting date.
Maria Medeiros Wall, JD
ORDINANCE NO. 2017-29
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 in Committee 7/13/2017
**As amended by City Council 7/24/2017
Passed: July 24, 2017
Approved: August 11, 2017
pursuant to Sec. 3.14 of the
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. **Fishing shall be allowed, but confined to the shoreline and not from the roadway or guardrails”.
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