ARTICLE III


SWIMMING/FISHING/DIVING



SEC.

15-100.00 Swimming Prohibited - Main Street Boat Launch, Lacombe


EDITORIAL NOTE: New Section 15-100.00 added under the authority of Ordinance No. 90-1306, adopted 07/19/90.

    To provide for the health, safety and well-being of the visitors and citizens of this Parish, swimming is prohibited at the Main Street Boat Launch in Lacombe, Louisiana.

    (a)     Swimming prohibited: It shall be unlawful for any individual to swim, bathe, dive or wade in the area of the Main Street Boat Launch in Lacombe, Louisiana.

    (b)     Enforcement: Enforcement of this Section is authorized, directed and empowered to the Sheriff's Department of St. Tammany Parish, the Louisiana State Police, and by duly commissioned agents and officers of Louisiana Wild life and Fisheries.

    (c)     Violation; Penalty: Any person(s) found in violation of this Section shall be subject to the penalty provisions of Section 1-008.00 of the St. Tammany Parish Code of Ordinances. (Ord. No. 90-1306, adopted 07/19/90)

SEC.

15-101.00 Fishing/Diving Prohibited


EDITORIAL NOTE: New Section 15-101.00 added under the authority of Ordinance No. 91-1461, adopted 06/20/91.

    (a)     Fishing/Diving prohibited. All Parish bridges in Police Jury District 13, including the Middle Pearl Bridge over Doubloon Bayou, Voters Road Bridge over W-14 Canal, Carr Drive Bridge over Highway 11 Canal, and all other bridges in Police Jury District No. 13, whether abandoned or currently in use for vehicular or foot traffic. (Ord. No. 91-1483, adopted 08/22/91 to amend Ord. No. 91- 1461, adopted 06/20/91)

        (1)    Eden Isles Subdivision - both bridges located on Eden Isles Boulevard (9-J-009) and bridge on Moonraker Drive (9-J-010).
        (2)    Bridge located on East Howze Beach Road (9-J-208).

    (b)     Enforcement: Enforcement of this Section is authorized, directed and empowered to the Sheriff's Department of St. Tammany Parish, the Louisiana State Police, and by duly commissioned agents and officers of Louisiana Wild life and Fisheries.

    (c)     Signs: It shall be the duty and obligation of the Parish Department of Public works or its designees to post and maintain appropriate and visible signs to notify the general public.

    (d)     Exemptions: Exempt herefrom shall be any law enforcement agent or official on a bona fide life-saving mission.


    (e)     Violation; Penalty: A violation hereof by any one, other than those exempted, shall constitute a misdemeanor punishable as outlined in Section 1-008.00 of this Code [of Ordinances]. (Ord. No. 91-1461, adopted 06/20/91)
(Ord. No. 91-1461, adopted 06/20/91; amended by Ord. No. 91-1483, adopted 08/22/91)