Village of Kings Point, NY
Nassau County
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Table of Contents
Table of Contents
A. 
No person shall park, stand, or stop a motor vehicle upon any public highway in violation of any traffic control device, unless otherwise directed by a police officer or other traffic officer.
B. 
No person shall park, stand, or stop a motor vehicle upon any public highway in violation of any lawful instruction of any police officer or other traffic officer.
A. 
No provision of this article for which a traffic control device is required shall be enforced against any person if at the time and place of the alleged violation a traffic control device is not in sufficient position and sufficiently legible to be seen by an ordinarily observant person operating a motor vehicle upon a public highway providing notice of the subject prohibition. Whenever a particular section does not state that a traffic control device is required, such section shall be effective even though no device is erected or in place.
B. 
Whenever traffic control devices are sufficiently positioned and sufficiently legible to be seen by an ordinarily observant person operating a motor vehicle upon a public highway, such devices shall be presumed to have been so placed by the official act or direction of a lawful authority, unless the contrary shall be established by the alleged violator by competent evidence.
C. 
Any traffic control device that meets the then existing New York State standards for the placement and legibility of such device shall be presumed to be sufficiently positioned and sufficiently legible to be seen by an ordinarily observant person operating a motor vehicle upon a public highway, unless the contrary shall be established by the alleged violator by competent evidence.
A. 
Any person found guilty of this article shall be punishable by a fine not exceeding $500 or imprisonment for not more than 15 days or both.
[Amended 2-8-2018 by L.L. No. 5-2018]
B. 
Each day that a violation of this article shall continue shall be deemed a separate and distinct offense.