"German carnival means party, prank, and a lot of beer – but also people who are urinating on the streets. Now doubled the penalty for the one who empties the bladder in a public place."
"With just over two weeks left to this year's big karnevalsfest have the authorities in Düsseldorf decided to double the fine to pee outdoors. The one that gets caught with his pants down may have to pay 70 euros, equivalent to 735 kroner, writes the Rheinische Post."
"Karnevalsfirandet in several cities in western and southern Germany every year attracts a miljonpublik, which regularly pollute the inner city, often after drinking large amounts of beer. The residents are tired of all the littering, and especially all those who empty their bladders against down and in the parks."
"in Order to deal with the problem are also a total of 376 portable toilets and kissrännor at strategic places, 300 more than last year. Also Frankfurt raises the fine is 70 euros, while the Cologne attracts 85 million."
"the Carnival begins traditionally on the Thursday before fastlagssöndagen, this year on 28 February. The celebration culminates with a big carnival parades on the Monday, Rosenmontag. In cities such as Dusseldorf, Cologne and Mainz attracts the big trains were and a miljonpublik on the site and many more in front of television sets."
"the Carnival ends on shrove Tuesday before lent begins on ash Wednesday. The last part of the religious celebration usually are not to be followed just as hard in the German cities."