[Ord. of 5-12-1986, § 1; Res. of 9-22-1997]
No person shall ride, and no person shall allow his or her minor child to ride, a bicycle or skateboard or rollerblades on any portion of any sidewalk in the Town of New Miford, except that:
This prohibition shall not apply to a police officer during his performance of his or her official duties; and
This prohibition shall not apply to the riding of bicycles on the sidewalk located on the south side of Bridge Street between the west end of the Housatonic Bridge and the intersection of Bridge and East Streets.
[Ord. of 5-12-1986, § 2]
Any person violating the provisions of § 4A-1 of this chapter shall be fined $50.
[Ord. of 5-12-1986, § 3]
Whenever any police officer determines that a person has violated this chapter, the officer may serve a notice of such violation upon such person. Within 10 days of the issuance of such notice of violation, such person may pay to the clerk of the Police Department a violation fee of $10. Upon the payment of such violation fee, a prosecution under this chapter shall be barred. Should such person elect not to pay the violation fee within such ten-day period, the Police Department may seek an arrest warrant or other process to prosecute such person for the violation of this chapter.