12-07-02.       Curfew.

  1. It shall be unlawful for minors under the age of sixteen (16) years to loiter, idle, wander, stroll, play, in or upon or drive or ride about in a vehicle or be in or upon the public streets, highways, roads, alleys, or other public buildings, places or grounds between the hours of 10:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. of the following day from September first to April thirtieth and between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m. from May first to August thirty-first, and it shall be unlawful for a minor sixteen (16) years of age but not yet eighteen (18) years of age to loiter, idle, wander, stroll, play, in or upon or drive or ride about in a vehicle or be in or upon the public streets, highways, roads, alleys or other public buildings, places or grounds between 1:00 a.m. and 5:00 a.m.; provided this section shall not apply to a minor accompanied by his or her parent, guardian or other adult person having the care and custody of said minor, or where said minor is upon an emergency errand, or legitimate business directed by his or her parent, guardian, or other adult person having a written order or permit from a parent or guardian, dated as of the date when found in or upon said streets, alleys, public buildings, places or grounds of the City.