Park Rules

8.44.040 - Black squirrels.

It is unlawful for any person within the corporate limits of the city of Council Bluffs, Iowa, to annoy, worry, maim, injure, or kill the variety of the species sciurus, commonly known and referred to as the black squirrel, the variety of species being indigenous to this area, unless the taking thereof is pursuant to the provisions of Chapter 109 of the Code of Iowa. The Rules and Regulations of the Iowa State Conservation Commission, and the provisions of Chapter 4.20 of this code.

(Ord. 4417 § 3, 1982).

8.44.044 - Public parks—Prohibited acts.

(a)  It is unlawful for any person to be in a city park if the park is closed and the park hours are posted.

(b)  No person shall offer for sale any merchandise or services within a Council Bluffs city park without the written authorization of the director of parks. If written authorization is granted, no sales or attempted sales shall occur without the written authorization being in the vendor's possession.

(c)  For purposes of this section, 'city park' shall mean all parks identified in the Council Bluffs Parks catalog and all recreation trails. A list of the parks and trails is maintained of record in the Council Bluffs Department of Parks, Recreation and Public Property. This information is also available on the city's website at:

(Ord. 5228 § 3, 1995).

(Ord. No. 6034, § 1, 5-11-2009).

8.44.050 - Public fountains—Prohibited acts.

It is unlawful for any person or persons to trespass upon or within any public fountain, or to play, swim or wade in the same, or to deposit materials therein.

(Ord. 4349 § 1 (part), 1980).

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