Town of Agawam, MA
Hampden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Town Council of the Town of Agawam 12-21-1972 as § 9-4 of the Code of the Town of Agawam. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Peddling and soliciting — See Ch. 128.

§ 131-1 Issuance of license.

The Town Council may grant a license to any person to establish, keep open and maintain a grove to be used for picnics or other lawful gatherings and amusements for hire, gain or reward, upon such conditions and regulations as it deems proper subject to the provisions of MGL C. 140, § 202 to 205.

§ 131-2 Violations and penalties.

Any person without such license who establishes, lets, keeps open or maintains, himself or by another, a grove to be used for picnics or other amusements for hire, gain or reward shall be punished by a fine of not more than $100.

§ 131-3 Hawking and peddling; penalty.

Any person not having a residence or regular place of business within 1/2 mile of a grove licensed in accordance with the provisions of this chapter who, during the time of holding a picnic or other lawful gathering in such licensed grove and within 1/2 mile thereof, hawks or peddles goods, wares or merchandise, establishes or maintains a tent, booth, vehicle or building for vending provisions or refreshments without the consent of the licensee of such grove, engages in gaming or horse racing or exhibits or offers to exhibit any show or play shall for each offense forfeit not more than $50.