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TITLE 9

PUBLIC PEACE AND WELFARE

 

 

Chapters:

 

            9.04                 GENERAL PROVISIONS

           9.08                  OFFENSES BY OR AGAINST PUBLIC OFFICERS AND GOVERNMENT

           9.12                  OFFENSES AGIANST THE PERSON

           9.16                  OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC PEACE

           9.20                  OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC DECENCY

           9.24                  OFFENSES AGAINST PROPERTY

           9.28                  OFFENSES BY OR AGAINST MINORS

           9.32                  WEAPONS

           9.34                  MISCELLANEOUS OFFENSES

           9.36                  VIOLATION PENALTY

 

 

Chapter 9.16

OFFENSES AGAINST PUBLIC PEACE

 

Sections:

 

           9.16.010           Prohibition Fireworks.

           0.16.020           Unreasonable Noise Prohibited.

 

           9.16.010 Prohibition -- Fireworks.  It shall be unlawful for any person to store, use,  discharge, purchase, offer for sale, or knowingly furnish to another person, any fireworks within the Town limits of the Town of Nunn, Colorado.

 

           A.         EXCEPTION:   Upon receipt of a written application, the Town Board may grant a special permit for fireworks displays associated with public community events.  The fireworks displays shall be in accordance with the Uniform Fire Code.

 

            B.        Definitions.  "Fireworks" is a combustible or explosive composition, or any substances, combination of substances, or device prepared for the purpose of producing a visible or audible effect by combustion, explosion, deflagration or detonation.  Fireworks include blank cartridges, toy pistols, toy cannons, toy canes or toy guns in which explosives are used; firecrackers, torpedoes, sky-rockets, Roman candles, sparklers or other devices of like construction; any devices containing an explosive or flammable compound; and any tablet or other device containing an explosive substance.  Fireworks do not include auto flares; paper caps containing an average of twenty-five hundredths of a grain of explosive content per cap or less; and toy pistols, toy canes, toy guns or other devices for use of such caps.

 

9.16.020   Unreasonable Noise Prohibited.  A person violates this provision if he makes unreasonable noise in a public place or near a private residence that he has no right to occupy.

 

            A.        Using, operating, or permitting the use or operation of any radio receiving set, musical instrument, television set, phonograph, or other machine or device for the production or reproduction of sound in such a manner as to be plainly audible at 100 feet from such device is presumed to be making unreasonable noise.


 

Chapter 9.28

OFFENSES BY OR AGAINST MINORS

 

Sections:

 

            9.28.010          Curfew Hours for Minors Exceptions.

            9.28.020          Responsibility of Parents and Guardians.

 

 

9.28.010   Curfew Hours for Minors -- Exceptions.  It is unlawful for any minor who has not reached his sixteenth birthday to be or remain upon any streets or alleys or other public places within the Town, or to remain in any establishment open to the public generally within the Town, between the hours of eleven p.m. and five a.m., except:  (Code, 2002)

 

A.        When accompanied by a parent, guardian, or other person having legal care or custody of such minor;  (Code, 2002)

 

B.        For lawful employment;  (Code, 2002)

 

C.        When such minor is in the custody of and accompanied by a person who has reached his eighteenth birthday and who has in his possession the written consent of such parent, guardian, or other person having legal care or custody of such minor. (Code, 2002)

 

9.28.020   Responsibility of Parents and Guardians.  It is unlawful for any parent, guardian, or other person having legal care or custody of any minor falling under the terms of this Chapter to allow or permit such minor to violate any of the terms or provisions of Section 9.28.010.  (Code, 2002)


 

Chapter 9.36

VIOLATION PENALTY

 

Sections:

 

            9.36.010          Violation Penalty.

 

 

9.36.010   Violation -- Penalty.  Any person who violates any of the provisions of Title 9 is guilty of a violation of this title and shall be punished as provided in Chapter 1.06.  (Code, 2002)