Town of Southwick, MA
Hampden County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Annual Town Meeting 4-21-1992 by Art. 21. Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Fines — See Ch. 1, Art. III.

§ 147-1 Use prohibited in certain areas.

It shall be unlawful for any person to operate or ride a skateboard, roller skates, roller skis or roller blades in any of the following places:
A. 
On any public property where signs are posted prohibiting such use, such as parking lots and Town of Southwick property.
B. 
On private property where a sign prohibiting such use has been posted by the owner, lessee or person in charge of the property.

§ 147-2 Interference with pedestrians prohibited.

Operators of skateboards, roller skates, roller skis or roller blades shall yield the right-of-way to other pedestrians using public sidewalks and shall not otherwise endanger or interfere with pedestrian traffic on those sidewalks.

§ 147-3 Violations and penalties.

Any person violating the provisions of this chapter shall be fined $25 for each offense. This chapter may be enforced through and pursuant to the noncriminal disposition procedures set forth in Chapter 1, § 1-6, of the Code of the Town of Southwick.