Town of Deerfield, MA
Franklin County
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[HISTORY: Adopted as indicated in article histories. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Peace and good order — See Ch. 130.
Water — See Ch. 174.
[Adopted 4-29-1996 ATM, Art. 35]
It shall be unlawful for any reason to dive or jump from any bridge located within a public right-of-way into a stream or waterway within the Town of Deerfield. This law shall not prohibit any person from entering the water from any bridge for the purpose of emergency rescue. Any person violating the provisions of this article is subject to arrest and prosecution with a minimum fine of $50 to a maximum fine of $100 for first offense. Repeat violators will be fined $150 for each separate offense.