City of Shrewsbury, MO
St. Louis County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
Cross References—As to prohibited parking locations, see sch. III; as to prohibited parking locations during certain hours, see sch. IV; as to locations parking time limited, see sch. VI.

Section 365.010 Application.

[CC 1976 §375.010]
The provisions of this Title prohibiting the standing or parking of a vehicle shall apply at all times or at those times herein specified or as indicated on official signs except when it is necessary to stop a vehicle to avoid conflict with other traffic or in compliance with the directions of a Police Officer or official traffic control device.

Section 365.020 Regulations Not Exclusive.

[CC 1976 §375.020]
The provisions of this Title imposing a time limit on parking shall not relieve any person from the duty to observe other and more restrictive provisions prohibiting or limiting the stopping, standing, or parking of vehicles in specified places or at specified times.

Section 365.030 Parking Prohibited At All Times On Certain Streets.

[CC 1976 §375.030]
When signs are erected giving notice thereof, no person shall park a vehicle at any time upon any of the streets described in Schedule III of this Title.

Section 365.040 Parking Prohibited During Certain Hours On Certain Streets.

[CC 1976 §375.040; Ord. No. 754 §17.4, 1-31-1961]
When signs are erected in each block giving notice thereof, no person shall park a vehicle between the hours specified in Schedule IV of this Title within the districts or upon any of the streets described in said Schedule IV of this Title.

Section 365.050 Stopping, Standing or Parking Prohibited During Certain Hours On Certain Streets.

[CC 1976 §375.050]
When signs are erected in each block giving notice thereof, no person shall stop, stand, or park a vehicle between the hours, specified in Schedule V, of any day except Sundays and public holidays within the district or upon any of the streets described in said Schedule V of this Title.

Section 365.060 Parking Signs Required.

[CC 1976 §375.070]
Whenever by this Title or any ordinance of the City any parking time limit is imposed or parking is prohibited on designated streets it shall be the duty of the City Traffic Engineer to erect appropriate signs giving notice thereof and no such regulations shall be effective unless said signs are erected and in place at the time of any alleged offense.

Section 365.070 Commercial Vehicles Prohibited From Using Certain Streets.

In cases where an equally direct and convenient alternate route is provided, an ordinance may describe and signs may be erected giving notice thereof, that no persons shall operate any commercial vehicle upon streets or parts of streets so described except those commercial vehicles making deliveries thereon.

Section 365.080 Parking Time Limited On Certain Streets.

[CC 1976 §375.060; Ord. No. 754 §17.6, 1-31-1961]
When signs are erected in each block giving notice thereof, no person shall park a vehicle for longer than the time limit designated, at any time between the hours designated, on any day except Sundays and public holidays within the district or upon any of the streets described in Schedule VI of this Title.

Section 365.090 Parking Restricted On Public Safety Building Driveway.

[CC 1976 §375.080; Ord. No. 1309 §1, 2-28-1978; Ord. No. 1565 §1, 12-11-1984]
When signs are erected on the driveway in front of the Public Safety Building and the semicircular driveway leading to Shrewsbury Avenue on the Public Safety Building premises no person shall stop, stand, or park a vehicle anytime other than official police vehicles and official Fire Department vehicles on the driveway leading from the Public Safety Building door to Shrewsbury Avenue and on the semicircular driveway leading from the aforesaid driveway from the door to Shrewsbury Avenue which said semicircular driveway also leads to Shrewsbury Avenue.

Section 365.100 Parking Restricted On The City of Shrewsbury Municipal Parking Lot.

[CC 1976 §375.090; Ord. No. 1310 §1, 3-14-1978]
A. 
When signs are erected giving notice thereof no person shall stop, stand, or park a vehicle for a period longer than four (4) hours on the City of Shrewsbury Municipal Parking Lot located on the Northeast corner of the intersection of Shrewsbury Avenue and Sutherland Avenue in the City of Shrewsbury, Missouri.
B. 
The following persons shall be exempt from the provisions of this Section:
1. 
Full-time City employees;
2. 
Any person conducting business at the Public Safety Building while actually engaged in such business;
3. 
Any one attending a meeting of recognized civic organizations of the City of Shrewsbury, Missouri.

Section 365.110 Prohibition Against Liability For Parking and Traffic Tickets Assessed Against Automobile Lessors.

[CC 1976 §375.100; Ord. No. 1890 §1, 7-13-1993]
The owner-lessor of a motor vehicle shall not be held liable when the vehicle is being permissively used by a lessee and is illegally parked or operated if the registered owner-lessor of such vehicle furnishes to the City the name, address and operator's license number of the person renting or leasing the vehicle at the time the violation occurred within three (3) working days from the time of receipt of written request for such information. Any registered owner-lessor who fails or refuses to provide such information within the period required by this Section shall be liable for the imposition of any fine established for the violation. Provided however, if a leased motor vehicle is illegally parked due to a defect in such vehicle, which renders it inoperable, not caused by the fault or neglect of the lessee, then the lessor shall be liable on any violation for illegal parking of such vehicle.