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14A.50.010 Alcohol on Public Property and Public Rights of Way.

(Amended by Ordinance No. 184596, effective June 17, 2011.)

A.  It is unlawful for any person to drink alcoholic liquor upon any street, sidewalk, or other public right of way.

B.  It is unlawful for any person to have in his possession while upon any street, sidewalk, or other public right-of-way any bottle, can, or other receptacle containing any alcoholic liquor which has been opened or a seal broken or the contents of which have been partially removed.

C.  This Section does not apply to prohibit the consumption of alcoholic liquor in sidewalk cafes which have been issued permits under Chapter 17.25 of this Code.

D.  This Section does not prohibit the use of alcohol in the street area where a Community Event Street Closure–Alcohol Allowed permit has been issued by the Bureau of Transportation under PCC Chapter 17.44 provided the Permittee is in compliance with all applicable Oregon Liquor Control Commission requirements.