NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT A PUBLIC
HEARING WILL BE HELD BY THE CITY COUNCIL
OF THE CITY OF SAN CLEMENTE, CALIFORNIA,
RELATIVE TO THE FOLLOWING:
Introduction Of An Ordinance Establishing Park Ranger Enforcement Authority
The California Penal Code, Section 836.5, and the San Clemente Municipal Code (SCMC), Section 1.16.010, require the City Council to designate and authorize, by adoption of an ordinance, the power to arrest and issue citations upon City officers and employees in order for them to enforce specific statutes or ordinances. The proposed ordinance establishes authority for the Park Rangers to enforce all provisions of the SCMC on City park properties and related park facilities. Typical violations occurring at City parks involve multiple titles of the SCMC, such as unpermitted vending (title 5), unleashed dogs (title 6), possession of alcohol (title 9), illegal parking (title 10), improper fires on the beach (title 12), and prohibited use of open space-zoned property (title 17), among others.
To allow staff adequate time to confirm software compatibility, individuals wishing to utilize electronic visual aids to supplement their oral presentations at the meeting, must submit the electronic files to the City Clerk by no later than 12:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting. Only compatible electronic formats will be permitted to be used on City audio/visual computer equipment. Staff makes no guarantee that such material will be compatible, but will use its best efforts to accommodate the request.
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that said Public Hearing will be held at the meeting of the City Council on August 20, 2019 at 6:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers, 100 Avenida Presidio, San Clemente, California. All interested persons are invited to attend said hearing, or to submit written communication, to express their opinion for or against the program.
City Clerk and Ex-Officio
Clerk of the Council