Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board

Discussion Item

Code of Ordinances Discussion Item


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Commissioner discussion regarding the Code of Ordinances. Commissioners are urged to provide staff direction, which could include legal review and potentially revising or repealing select ordinances.


Of interest are the following three ordinances:


PB2-13. - Toilets. No person shall lurk, loiter, or lie in wait inside or about any toilet room. (Code 1960, As Amend., § 1010.180; Pk. Bd. Ord. No. 2006-102, § 1, 9-6-06)


PB2-14. - Spitting. No person shall spit upon the floor or furnishings of any boat, canoe, building or walk in any park or parkway. (Code 1960, As Amend., § 1010.190)


PB2-16. - Prohibited language and conduct. No threatening, profane, abusive, disorderly, insulting or indecent language, conduct or behavior, nor any act tending to a breach of the public peace, shall be allowed in or upon any park, parkway, beach, playground or park waters; nor shall any person play at games of chance, drink intoxicating liquor, or be drunk, or do any indecent, lascivious, lewd or improper act therein. (Code 1960, As Amend., § 1010.210)





This item is for discussion purposes.

Meeting History

Mar 7, 2018 5:10 PM  Administration & Finance Committee Committee Meeting