Jamestown, RI, Police May Ticket Illegally Parked Boats

Jamestown Press: Police Chief Ed Mello told the Harbor Commission at its May 8 [2013] meeting that he will “tread cautiously” before ticketing residents for violations in rights-of-way, such as boats parked illegally.

“I have to be cautious not to selectively enforce some of them,” he said.

Jamestown resident Sav Rebecchi, who raised the issue about obstructed rights-of-way at the commission’s April meeting, asked Mello if violators could be issued tickets. Rebecchi presented a photograph showing several boats parked on a right-of-way in Jamestown Shores.

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