Town of Frye Island
State of Maine
Chapter 111 -- FERRY RAMP
[HISTORY: Adopted Town Meeting 10/7/00, WA28]
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Trespassing, tampering, jumping, diving and swimming prohibited
Violations and penalties
Trespassing, Tampering, Jumping, Diving and Swiming
chapter shall be known as and may be cited as the "Ordinance Prohibiting
Trespassing on, Tampering with, Jumping, Diving or Swimming from the Ferry Ramp
in the Town of Frye Island, Maine, Providing Penalties for Violation
Thereof," and shall be referred to herein as "this chapter."
purpose of this chapter is to protect the health, safety and well‑being of
the citizens of Frye Island by prohibiting trespassing on and tampering with the
ferry ramp, where damage to the ramp may interfere with the operation of the
ramp and may impede the safe and speedy loading and unloading of emergency
vehicles; and jumping, diving or swimming from the ferry ramp where shallow
water, hidden obstructions and/or boat and vehicle traffic may endanger the
safety of persons diving, jumping or swimming from the ferry ramp or the safety
of motorists or boaters.
§111-3. Trespassing, tampering, jumping, diving and swimming prohibited.
No person shall be permitted to trespass on, tamper with, jump, dive or swim from the ferry ramp in the Town of Frye Island.
§111-4. Violations and penalties.
Any person who violates any of the provisions of this
chapter shall be guilty of a civil violation and upon conviction shall be fined
not less than fifty dollars ($50.) and not more than five hundred dollars
($500.) with each incident being considered a separate violation, fines accrue
to the Town.
Ordinance shall be enforced by the Town of Frye Island Police Department, the
Cumberland County Sheriff�s Department, or their designees.
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