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Ridgefield, Wash., Code tit 8, ch. 8.32 (Aug. 23, 2017)
Brief Summary
Sets requirements for application and use of community kitchen in Abrams Park. Specifically states that "The city shall not be liable for injuries or loss of property or vandalism resulting from the use of the premises or the adjacent parking areas." 8.32.050.
Legal Strategies
Expressly allows something.
Requires something, sets standards.
Reach
Limited scope. Only applies to kitchen facilities at Abrams Park.
Food System Category: Make
State: Washington
Jurisdiction Type: City
Jurisdiction Name: Ridgefield
Does the law refer to priority populations in some way?
No.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to improving or protecting health?
No.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal of fostering improved environmental conditions?
No.
Does the law refer to or suggest a goal related to promoting or supporting the community's economy?
No.
Does the law include findings (including jurisdiction-specific findings), or are there findings in the larger section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
No.
Does the law have a stated intent or purpose, or is there an intent or purpose in the larger section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
No.
Does the law include definitions, or are there definitions in the section, title, article, or chapter which the law is part of?
No.
Does the law address implementation in some way?
Yes. Requires city to provide an application form; provides use approval guidelines; requires damage deposit to be collected. See §§ 8.32.020, .030, and .050.
Are there enforcement provisions that identify specific penalties or consequences for non-compliance?
Yes. City may revoke or cancel permit. City may keep rental or damage deposit if facility isn't properly cleaned up (8.32.030 (D), 8.32.050 and .060 E).
Does the law include an evaluation component, beyond reporting on activity?
No.
Does the law require an extra or atypical financial or resource investment?
No.
Code context and ordinance history
"Located in Title 8, Health and Welfare, Chpt. 8.32--Kitchen Facilities at Abrams Park; (Ord. 726 § 4, 1998); (Ord No. 1190, § 2(Exh.), 7-23-2015)".