Malibu City Council Takes Step to Snuff Out Fire Danger Posed by Homeless Encampments
September 23, 2021
The move will make it easier to enforce Camping
Ordinance ‘within constraints of Martin vs. Boise court ruling’
The Malibu City Council took an important step this week to address the fire danger posed by homeless encampments in Malibu.
At its Monday night’s meeting, the Malibu Council unanimously approved the first reading of an amendment to the Camping Ordinance to make it enforceable by the Sheriff's Department “within the constraints of the Martin vs. Boise court ruling, which has reportedly been an obstacle to enforcing Malibu's ordinance,” officials said.
(The Martin vs. Bo...