Can I shoot a gun in La Porte?
No. And there are several other things you can't shoot.
It is unlawful for any person to discharge or fire or discharge any firearm, gun or other like device of any kind or character within the city.
(Code 1971, § 15-11; Code 1985, § 9.08.010)
It is unlawful for any person to use or shoot any airgun, air pistol, toy gun, toy pistol, slingshot or other mechanical device to shoot or throw shot, bullets, stones or other articles, or to throw or cast, by hand or otherwise, any stone or missile into or within the city.
(Code 1971, § 15-1; Code 1985, § 9.08.020)

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1. Is there a CURFEW in La Porte?
2. Is there a 24-HOUR PARKING ordinance?
4. When can I light off FIREWORKS IN La Porte?
5. Is there a NOISE ordinance?
6. What is the July 4th Parade "Blanket Ordinance"?
7. Can I shoot a gun in La Porte?
8. Can I have a garage sale?
9. Where can't I park in La Porte?
10. Do I have to shovel snow from my walk?
11. Can I prune or cut down the tree in front of my house?
12. Does my DOG need a LICENSE?
13. Can I let my dog loose in the park?
14. Can I let my dog swim at the beach?
15. Does La Porte have a "Leash Law"?
16. So where can I let my dog run off the leash?
17. Do the parks have operating hours?
18. Can I bring alcohol into a city park?
19. Can I burn my leaves?
20. Is there a rule about garbage cans at the street?