City of Schenectady, NY
Schenectady County
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Chapter 248-114-115
Created: 2015-01-14|Updated: 2015-01-14
Chapter 248 amended by adding Article XII 248-114, 248-115, by Ordinance 2014-17. See New Laws.
[HISTORY: Adopted by the Council of the City of Schenectady 2-9-1970 by Ord. No. 15274.[1] Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Accident reports — See Ch. 3.
Traffic Violations Bureau — See Ch. 100.
Noise — See Ch. 182.
Streets and sidewalks — See Ch. 228.
Taxicabs — See Ch. 236.
Abandoned or unused vehicles — See Ch. 247.
Vending vehicles — See Ch. 251.
[1]:
Editor's Note: The provisions of this chapter are derived from Ch. 28 of the former Revised Ordinances, adopted 2-9-1970 by Ord. No. 15274.
Article I General Provisions

§ 248-1 Definitions.

§ 248-2 Penalties for offenses.

§ 248-3 (Reserved)

§ 248-4 Police to direct traffic.

§ 248-5 Obedience to traffic control devices.

§ 248-6 Applicability to public employees.

§ 248-7 Applicability to other vehicles.

§ 248-8 Emergency vehicles.

§ 248-9 Gongs and sirens.

§ 248-10 Vehicles used for advertising.

Article II Traffic Regulations

§ 248-11 Matters under authority of City Engineer.

§ 248-12 Installation of signs and signals.

§ 248-13 Issuance.

§ 248-14 Modification or repeal.

Article III General Operation of Vehicles

§ 248-15 Prudent speed.

§ 248-16 Speed limits.

§ 248-17 Entrance onto streets.

§ 248-18 One-way roadways.

§ 248-19 Stop required to avoid obstructing traffic.

§ 248-20 Driving through processions.

§ 248-21 Vehicles in processions.

§ 248-22 Limitations on backing.

§ 248-23 Driving on sidewalks; bicycles.

§ 248-24 Clinging to vehicles.

§ 248-25 Skating and toy vehicles on streets.

§ 248-26 Passengers on bicycles and motorcycles.

§ 248-27 Passengers on other vehicles.

§ 248-28 Boarding or leaving moving vehicles prohibited.

§ 248-29 Evasion of traffic control devices prohibited.

§ 248-30 Funeral processions to obey regulations.

§ 248-31 Quiet zones.

§ 248-32 Play streets.

§ 248-33 Duty to keep right; exceptions.

§ 248-34 Driving over fire hose.

Article IV Parking, Stopping and Standing

§ 248-35 Applicability.

§ 248-36 Parking of boats and trailers.

§ 248-37 All-night parking; restrictions due to weather.

§ 248-38 Parking during or after snowfall.

§ 248-39 Regulations for specific locations; skateboards.

§ 248-40 Parking where prohibited by signs.

§ 248-41 Parking on narrow streets.

§ 248-42 Hazardous or congested places.

§ 248-43 Parking adjacent to schools.

§ 248-44 Obstructing traffic.

§ 248-45 Time limits.

§ 248-46 Funeral homes.

§ 248-47 Loading or unloading.

§ 248-48 Bus stops and taxicab stands.

§ 248-49 Parking vehicles for purpose of sale, maintenance or storage.

§ 248-50 Restrictions in specified places.

§ 248-51 Removal of vehicles in violation.

§ 248-52 Removal of vehicles constituting hazards.

§ 248-53 Removal of vehicles to facilitate ice and snow control.

§ 248-54 Storage of removed vehicles; notice to owner.

§ 248-55 Cost of removal.

§ 248-56 Notice to state of removal.

§ 248-57 Impounded vehicles; fine.

§ 248-58 Parking in fire lanes and handicapped spaces on certain private properties.

§ 248-58.1 Intent.

§ 248-58.2 Chief to engage persons to issue tickets.

§ 248-58.3 Effect on police and other peace officers.

§ 248-58.4 Interpretation.

Article V Towing and Immobilization

§ 248-59 Authorization.

§ 248-60 Notice to owner.

§ 248-61 Tampering or attempted removal of immobilization device.

§ 248-62 Release of vehicle to owner and establishment of fee.

Article VI Parking Meters

§ 248-63 Definitions.

§ 248-63.1 Tokens.

§ 248-63.2 Meter rates.

§ 248-64 Purpose.

§ 248-65 Placement

§ 248-66 Installation; type of meter.

§ 248-67 Matters under authority of Parking Division Supervisor and imposition of administrative fee.

§ 248-68 Manner of parking adjacent to meters.

§ 248-69 Overtime parking.

§ 248-70 Loading or unloading in metered spaces.

§ 248-71 Owner's responsibility for violations.

§ 248-72 Extension of parking time.

§ 248-73 Deposit of slugs in meters prohibited.

§ 248-74 Damaging or tampering with meters.

§ 248-75 Report of violation.

§ 248-76 Notice of violation.

§ 248-77 (Reserved)

§ 248-78 Presumption of violation.

§ 248-79 Maintenance; collection from meters.

§ 248-80 Temporary regulations.

§ 248-81 Construal of provisions.

§ 248-82 Penalties for offenses.

§ 248-83 Disposition of collections from meters.

§ 248-84 Sale of tokens.

Article VII Trucks

§ 248-85 Exclusions.

§ 248-86 Commercial vehicles over five tons prohibited.

§ 248-87 Night parking.

§ 248-88 Driving on downgrades.

Article VIII Abandoned Vehicles

§ 248-89 Vehicles deemed to be abandoned.

§ 248-90 Removal and storage.

§ 248-90.1 Penalties for offenses.

Article IX Municipal Off-Street Parking Lots

§ 248-91 Rules and regulations.

§ 248-91.1 Rates for parking garage.

§ 248-92 Traffic infractions.

§ 248-93 Courtesy tickets.

§ 248-94 Word usage.

Article X Off-Road Vehicles

§ 248-95 Purpose.

§ 248-96 Applicability.

§ 248-97 Definitions.

§ 248-98 Restrictions on operations.

§ 248-99 Exceptions.

§ 248-100 Enforcement.

§ 248-101 Penalties for offenses.

Article XA Additional Fines and Penalties

§ 248-102 Surcharge on motor vehicle violations.

§ 248-103 (Reserved)

§ 248-104 (Reserved)

§ 248-105 (Reserved)

§ 248-106 (Reserved)

§ 248-107 (Reserved)

§ 248-108 (Reserved)

§ 248-109 (Reserved)

Article XI Commercial Vehicle Safety

§ 248-110 Transportation of hazardous materials.

§ 248-111 Matters relating to all motor carriers.

§ 248-112 Safety requirements.

§ 248-113 Penalties for offenses.