§ 32.01  DEFINITION.
   A "state of emergency" shall be deemed to exist whenever, during times of great public crisis, disaster, rioting, catastrophe or similar public emergency, or any reason, municipal public safety authorities are unable to maintain public order or afford adequate protection for lives, safety or property.
(1986 Code, § 14A-1.1)  (Ord. 87-29, passed 10-19-1987)