Rules pertaining to

Fort Foster



§ 12.5.1 Animals.
With the exception of dogs, no domestic animals are allowed in Fort Foster Park, and dogs are subject to the following conditions:
A. Dogs must be leashed at all times during park hours (10:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.) on weekends in May and September and every day from Memorial Day to Labor Day, inclusive. A maximum leash of eight feet is allowed.

B. While under control of the owner or keeper, dogs are also allowed in the park during the following days and times:
(1) During weekdays, prior to Memorial Day in May;
(2) Before park opening (sunrise to 10:00 a.m.) between Memorial Day and Labor Day;
(3) During weekdays, after Labor Day in September; and
(4) Between sunrise and sunset from October 1 to April 30, inclusive.

A "pooper scooper" rule is in effect for dogs. Owners or keepers must take their dogs' solid waste with them when leaving the park.

§ 12.5.2 Beach closure.
The Town Manager is authorized to close the beaches to bathing when quality testing determines the water to be unhealthy for humans. The enforcement and penalty portion of this chapter does not apply to this section.

§ 12.5.3 Enforcement; violations and penalties. 
This chapter is enforced by the Police Department. Any violation of this chapter will be assessed a penalty under Title 1, Chapter 1.3. All penalties recovered accrue to the benefit of the Town.

Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1.1, Code Adoption).