City of Roseville, MI
Macomb County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Roseville 2-28-1984 by Ord. No. 895 as Ch. 191 of the 1984 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Loitering where controlled substances are sold — See Ch. 109, Art. I.
Minors — See Ch. 197, Arts. I and III.
Loitering in parks — See Ch. 21, § 215-6.
Peace and good order — See Ch. 217.

§ 191-1 Definitions.

As used in this chapter, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
LOITERING
Remaining idle in essentially one location, and includes the concepts of spending time idly, loafing or walking about aimlessly and also includes the colloquial expression "hanging around."

§ 191-2 Loitering on pedestrian overpasses.

No person shall loiter on the pedestrian overpasses for the I-94 and I-696 expressways or for Gratiot Avenue or loiter on any bridge over the I-94 or I-696 expressway or any other bridge or pedestrian overpass in the City of Roseville. No person shall use any bridge or pedestrian overpass for any purpose except for continuous passage.

§ 191-3 Loitering to disturb motorists.

No person shall loiter on the pedestrian overpasses for the I-94 and I-696 expressways or for Gratiot Avenue or loiter on any bridge over the I-94 or I-696 expressway or any other bridge or pedestrian overpass in the City of Roseville in such a manner as to cause motorists to be fearful or apprehensive that articles or things may or are to be dropped or thrown from bridges or pedestrian overpasses.

§ 191-4 Certain types of loitering prohibited.

A. 
No person shall loiter in any public place or area open to the general public in such a manner as to:
(1) 
Create or cause to be created any disturbance or annoyance to the passage, access, comfort and repose of any person.
(2) 
Create or cause to be created any danger of a breach of peace.
(3) 
Obstruct, impede or restrict in any manner the free passage of pedestrians or vehicles.
(4) 
Obstruct, molest or interfere with any person lawfully in any public place.
(5) 
Create a breach of the peace by loitering in any school building or on school property.
[Added 7-27-1999 by Ord. No. 1125]
(6) 
Be guilty of loitering in or with a motor vehicle upon any property owned by a school district in this City.
[Added 7-27-1999 by Ord. No. 1125]
B. 
This section shall include the making of unsolicited remarks of any offensive, disgusting or insulting nature or which are calculated to cause fear or apprehension or to annoy or disturb the person or persons to whom or in whose hearing they are made.

§ 191-5 (Reserved) [1]

[1]
Editor's Note: Former § 191-5, Orders by police officers to leave area, was repealed 5-14-2002 by Ord. No. 1162.

§ 191-6 Violations and penalties.

[Amended 10-14-1980 by Ord. No. 829; 7-27-1999 by Ord. No. 1125; 5-14-2002 by Ord. No. 1162]
Any person violating the provisions of this chapter shall be deemed to have committed a civil infraction.