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Ord 65-85 6/18/1985 A. • ORDINANCE NO. 65-85 ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 20-11 AND 20-12 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES TO EXTEND CURFEW HOURS FOR MINORS TO 12 :00 A.M. ON MONDAY THROUGH FRIDAY; 1: 30 A.M. ON SATURDAY AND SUNDAY; AND 1: 30 A.M. ON WEEKDAYS WHEN MAN- DATORY PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE NOT IN SESSION. WHEREAS, Section 20-11 of the Code of Ordinances makes it unlawful for persons under the age of 18 years to loiter, idle, wander, stroll, or play in or upon the public streets, highways, roads, alleys, parks, playgrounds or other public grounds, public places and public buildings, places of amusement and entertainment, from 11: 00 p.m. to 4 : 00 a.m. on Sunday through Thursday, 12: 30 a.m. to 4 : 00 a.m. on Friday and Saturday, or on days when there is no mandatory public school in session the following day; and, WHEREAS, wholesome entertainment and innocent night-time acti- vities, such as movies and dances, are being offered with increasing frequency; and, WHEREAS, a slight extension of curfew hours is desired to enable young persons to attend such activities; and, WHEREAS, Section 20-12 of the Code of Ordinances makes it unlaw- ful for a parent, guardian, or other adult having custody of a minor to knowingly permit a minor to violate the curfews set in Section 20-11. NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS, TEXAS, THAT: Sections 20-11 and 20-12 of the Code of Ordinances shall be amended to read as follows : Sec. 20-11. Loitering of minors -- Prohibited. It shall be unlawful for any minor under the age of eighteen ( 18 ) years to loiter, idle, wander, stroll or play in or upon the public streets, highways , roads, alleys, parks , playgrounds, or other public grounds , public places and public buildings, places of amusement and entertainment, vacant lots , or other unsupervised places, between the hours of 12: 00 a.m. and 4: 00 a.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays , Thursdays, and Fridays, and between the hours of 1 : 30 a.m. and 4 : 00 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays; pro- vided that on any day on which the mandatory public schools of the city are not in session, the provisions of this section do not apply, and such hours are hereby extended to 1 : 30 a.m. and 4: 00 a.m. on such day; provided, however, that the provisions of this section do not apply to a minor accompanied by his or her parent, guardian or other adult person or where the minor is upon an emergency errand or legitimate business directed by his or her parent, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of such a minor. Sec. 20-12 . Same -- Responsibility of parents. It shall be unlawful for the parent, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of a minor under the age of eighteen ( 18) years, to knowingly permit such minor to loiter, idle, wander, stroll or play in or upon the public streets , high- ways, roads, alleys, parks , playgrounds, or other public grounds , public places and public buildings, places of amusement and entertainment, vacant lots, or other unsupervised places, between the hours of 12: 00 a.m. and 4: 00 a.m. on Mondays , Tuesdays, Wednesdays , Thursdays, and Fridays, and between the hours of 1 : 30 a.m. and 4: 00 a.m. on Saturdays and Sundays; provided, however, that on any days on which the mandatory public schools of the city are not in session, the provisions of this section do not apply, and such hours are hereby extended to 1 : 30 a.m. and 4: 00 a.m. on such days; provided, however, that the provisions of this section do not apply when the minor is accompanied by his or her parent, guardian, or other adult person having the care and custody of the minor. -2- . 1 • • PASSED AND APPROVED this the 18th day of June, 1985 . i joier M Y 0 R ATTEST: A (/'J� Lv / --' , /2 L City Clerk -3- Affidavit of Publication THE STATE OF TEXAS COUNTY OF WICHITA (Paste Clipping Here) ORDINANCE NO.61-85 I On this . 10th day of July ORDINANCE GRANTING WAIVER OF SECTION 5-72 OF! THE CODE OF ORDINANCES TO , ALLOW OLL GA RTON TO '. D ..1.9.85 . personall y appeared before me, the undersigned authorit y KEEP A BOBCAT AS A PET FOR SIXTY(60)DAYS. ORDINANCE NO.62-85 Toni Belvedere , bookkeeper ORDINANCE REPELAING SEC- TION 3-4 OF THE CODE OF OR- DINANCES, ABOLISHING THE for the Times Publishing Company of Wichita Falls, publishers of the AIRPORT SECURITY FORCE. ORDINANCE NO.63-85 ORDINANCE AMENDING Wichita Falls Record News, a newspaper published at Wichita Falls in CHAPTER 5 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES TO PROVIDE FOR A COMPREHENSIVE SYSTEM OF Wichita County, Texas, and upon being duly sworn by me on oath states ANIMAL CONTROL FOR THE CITY OF WICHITA FALLS AND - that the attached,advertisement is a true and correct copy of advertising PROVIDING-FO ITS ENFORCE- MENT ORDINANCE NO.64- 5 published in ONE(1) issues thereof on the following ORDINANCE TO AMEND SEC- TION 8 AND SECTION 10(H)OF APPENDIX A(COMPREHENSIVE i dates SUBDIVISION ORDINANCE)! June 29, 1985 AND TO ADD SECTION 10(M) • TO APPENDIX A (COM- PREHENSIVE SUBDIVISION OR- DINANCE)OF THE CODE OF OR- DINANCES OF THE CITY OF / WICHITA ANCE TO BOND FOR S - Bookkeeper for Times Publishing Company MAINTENANCE BOND FOR SUB- DIVISION IMPROVEMENTS Of Wichita Falls ORDINANCE NO.65-85 ORDINANCE AMENDING SEC- ?IONS2F.O AND 20-12 TO EX- . Subscribed and sworn to before me this the day and year first above CODE OF ORDINANCES TO EX- i TEND CURFEW HOURS FOR �1 1 ' MINORS TO 12:00 A.M. ON A.J written. /- -. SUNDAY THROUGH THURSDAY; ; 1:30 A.M.ON FRIDAY AND SAT- URDAY; AND 1:30 A.M. ON . I WEEKDAYS WHEN MAN- , \ i-; — �✓`� - ----' i DATORY PUBLIC SCHOOLS ARE O/r21-7--1' NOT IN SESSION THE FOLLOW- � ING DAY ORDINANCE NO.66-85 .- V ORDINANCE WAIVING SEC- TION 20-24 OF THE CODE OF ORDINANCES IN ORDER THAT THE JAYCEES MAY OPERATE A ! BB9UFNBOOTH AT FAMILY FUN DA bN JUNE 29, 1985, AND DECLARING AN EMERGENCY �r i -,S, -8 ORDINANCE NO 67 5 -' `.� ,--�i C`.;_ i F" ORDINANCE AMENDING SEC- `4v;a__ .'a'° 1L1- ` u' SEC- TION 25-21 OF THE CODE OF ,; tt„�,;,'' �' Ceo , e ORSIUNDER ETHE AGE OF 13 TO 1.r1s�iOl�„?S ATTEND PUBLIC DANCES TILL, 4p,res 11:00 P.M. � —(_ �k ORDINANCE NO.68-85 i ORDINANCE CALLING A BOND ELECTION.