MARQUETTE, Mich. (WJMN) – As the community gears up to celebrate Independence Day this weekend, Marquette Police Department has issued a reminder of city ordinances regarding what is and is not allowed on city beaches.
The department says extra patrol officers will be working this weekend to enforce the following:
- Section 4-2 Consumption of alcohol on beaches is prohibited (except by permit).
- Section 22-24 People littering on beaches will be cited. Also, No Smoking is allowed on the beaches.
- Section 8-12 Animals are prohibited on all public bathing beaches.
Additionally, police ask visitors to remember to use only designated signed parking areas at Presque Isle Park. All others will be ticketed.