Town of Genesee, WI
Waukesha County
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[Adopted 10-10-1983]
Except as otherwise specifically provided in this article, the statutory provisions in Chs. 340 to 348, Wis. Stats., describing and defining regulations with respect to vehicles and traffic, exclusive of any provisions therein relating to penalties to be imposed and exclusive of any regulations for which the statutory penalty is a fine or term of imprisonment, are adopted and by reference made a part of this article as if fully set forth herein. Any act required to be performed or prohibited by any statute incorporated herein by reference is required or prohibited by this article. Any future amendments, revisions or modifications of the statutes incorporated herein are intended to be made part of this article in order to secure uniform statewide regulation of traffic on the highways, streets and alleys of the state.
A. 
State speed limits adopted. The provisions of §§ 346.57, 346.58, and 346.59, Wis. Stats., relating to the maximum and minimum speed of vehicles are hereby adopted as part of this section as if fully set forth herein, except as specified by Subsection B pursuant to § 349.11(3)(c), Wis. Stats.
B. 
Particular speed limits designated. No person shall operate any motor vehicle at speeds in excess of the following speed limits on Town roads in the Town of Genesee, Waukesha County, Wisconsin:
Name of Street
Speed Limit
(mph)
Location
Ancestral Drive
[Added 10-11-1999 by Ord. No. 99-6]
25
From Boettcher Road east to the connection in Haylett Heights
Ancestral Drive
25
From County Trunk Highway DE northerly and westerly for a distance of 0.45 mile
Bartell Court
25
From County Trunk Highway D southerly to its termination
Bartell Road
[Added 8-9-2010 by Ord. No. 10-3]
25
Southwesterly from a portion of Bartell Road accepted on November 14, 1994, to the end of the cul-de-sac
Bartell Road
[Added 11-14-1994 by Ord. No. 94-7]
25
From Spring Ridge Lane south to the end of the road
Bennett Court (Grid No. S37 W318)
25
Entire length
Bennett Road
25
From State Trunk Highway 83 westerly to its termination
Bethania Lane
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Bethesda Church Road
[Added 6-14-1999 by Ord. No. 99-3]
35
From County Trunk Highway D north to the road closure (south side of the railroad tracks)
Bethesda Circle (Grid No. S29 W303)
25
Entire length
Bethesda Court South
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
From south Bethesda Circle to its termination
Billings Court
25
From Drumlin Drive southwesterly to its termination
Boettcher Court
[Added 9-8-1997 by Ord. No. 97-3]
25
From Boettcher Road north to end of cul-de-sac
Boettcher Road
45
From County Trunk Highway D to Jarmen Drive
Boettcher Road
35
From Jarmen Road northwesterly to Village of Wales limits
Boys School Road
15
Entire length
Brandybrook Road
[Added 8-9-2004 by Ord. No. 04-6]
35
From the north line of the Village of Wales northerly to the Town of Delafield line a distance of 0.62 mile
Brecon Way
[Added 10-14-1991 by Ord. No. 91-17]
25
From Boettcher Road southerly and easterly to Boettcher Road
Bridle Lane
[Added 4-13-2015 by Ord. No. 15-6]
25
From Fields Crossing Drive south to the end of the subdivision
Brookhill Road
40
Entire length
Bryn Mawr Court
25
From County Trunk Highway G southerly to its termination
Bryn Mawr Road (Grid No. S29 W330)
25
Entire length
Cambrian Ridge
[Added 10-11-1999 by Ord. No. 99-7]
25
From Jarmon Road north to curve, west to curve, and south back to Jarmon Road
Cambrian Ridge
25
From Jarmon Road southwesterly to its termination
Cambria Road
[Added 12-8-2003 by Ord. No. 03-4]
25
West from Parkers Place to the end of the property line
Canyon View Drive
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Carmarthen Court (Grid No. S29 W291)
25
Entire length
Carmarthen Drive
25
From County Trunk Highway DT southwesterly to its termination
Chipmunk Lane
25
From County Trunk Highway GE northerly to its termination
Chukar Lane (Grid No. S35 W281)
25
Entire length
Church Street
25
From Old Village Road southeasterly to Walnut Street
Cliffside Court
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Commercial Drive
[Added 12-13-1999 by Ord. No. 99-9]
25
From State Trunk Highway 59 north and west to end of road
Connemara Drive
25
Entire length
Country Glen Drive
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Cregennan Bae
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
From South Brandybrook to Lochtyn Ridge
Dable Road
35
Entire length
David Court
[Added 11-10-2003 by Ord. No. 03-5]
25
Northwest from Wild Berry Lane to the end of the cul-de-sac
Davies Drive
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Deerpark Court
25
From Deerpark Drive southerly to its termination
Deerpark Drive (Grid No. S41 W337)
25
Entire length
Deerpark Drive
[Repealed 2-9-2015 by Ord. No. 15-1]
Dendon Court
[Added 10-10-2005 by Ord. No. 05-2]
25
West from Brookhill Road to the end of the cul-de-sac
Depot Hill Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Depot Road (Grid No. S43 W317)
25
Entire length
Drumlin Drive
25
From Fox Hollow Drive northerly and westerly to Deerpark Drive
DT Road
[Added 7-14-1986; repealed 7-10-1989]
DT Road
[Added 7-10-1989]
45
Entire length from Jarmon Road south to the end
DT Road
[Added 7-10-1989]
35
Entire length from the Town limits south to Jarmon Road
Edwards Drive (Grid No. S43 W335)
25
Entire length
Esser Court
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Esser Drive
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Executive Drive
[Added 9-11-2000 by Ord. No. 00-4]
25
From Commercial Drive to end of cul-de-sac
Fern Wood Drive
25
From Post Road westerly to Longacre Road
Fields Crossing Drive
[Added 4-13-2015 by Ord. No. 15-6]
25
West off State Highway 83 (roundabout) to Bridle Lane and north to the end of the subdivision
Fieldstone Drive
25
From Onish Drive northerly and easterly to its termination
Forest Hills Court-North
[Added 9-9-1991 by Ord. No. 91-14]
25
From Forest Hills Court north to the Delafield town line
Forest Hills Drive
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Fox Hollow Drive
25
From County Trunk Highway GE northerly, westerly and southerly to its termination
Fox Run Court
[Added 11-13-2006 by Ord. No. 06-13]
25
North off Holiday Road to the end of the cul-de-sac
Frederick Place
[Added 9-9-1991 by Ord. No. 91-14]
25
From County Trunk Highway D south to its termination
Fryatt Court
25
From Holiday Road southerly to its termination
Gatekeeper Drive
[Added 11-14-1994 by Ord. No. 94-7]
25
From County Trunk Highway E east to end of road
Genesee Pass
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Genesee Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Glen Hollow Lane
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Grace Court
[Added 11-14-1994 by Ord. No. 94-7]
25
From Spring Ridge Lane south to the end of the road
Green Briar Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Green Meadow Lane
25
From West End Lane northerly to its termination
Grouse Court (Grid No. S36 W284)
25
Entire length
Grush Road
45
From County Trunk Highway ZZ northerly to Highview Road
Hamilton Drive
[Added 11-10-2008 by Ord. No. 08-2]
25
East off Brookhill Road to end of roadway
Harvest View Drive
[Added 11-14-2005 by Ord. No. 05-5]
25
East off State Trunk Highway 83 northeasterly and south until it joins that portion of Harvest View Drive in the Smart Certified Survey Map
Harvest View Drive
[Added 10-9-2006 by Ord. No. 06-11]
25
South from Harvest View Drive in the Conservancy at Genesee to the border of Harvest Canyon Subdivision
Hawthorne Hollow
25
From Hilltop Drive westerly and northerly to its termination
Heather Drive (Grid No. S45 W335)
25
Entire length
Hengen Drive
25
From Drumlin Drive easterly to its termination
Hidden Valley Drive
25
From Deerpark Drive southwesterly to its termination
High Meadow Circle
25
From State Trunk Highway 83 westerly, southerly and easterly to State Trunk Highway 83
High Meadow Lane
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Highview Road
25
From County Trunk Highway D southerly and westerly to Grush Road
Highview Road
35
From Grush Road to County Trunk Highway E
Hillside Road
45
Entire length
Hilltop Drive
25
From Honeysuckle Drive northerly to its termination
Holiday Oak Court
[Added 11-9-1998 by Ord. No. 98-4]
25
From the intersection of Ridgefield Road and Holiday Oak Road north and west to end of cul-de-sac
Holiday Oak Drive
[Added 11-9-1998 by Ord. No. 98-4]
25
From Holiday Road north to the intersection of Holiday Oak Court and Ridgefield Road
Holiday Point Drive
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Holiday Road
[Added 6-13-1994 by Ord. No. 94-4]
25
Entire length from State Trunk Highway 83 easterly to the Town line
Holiday Road
[Repealed 6-13-1994 by Ord. No. 94-4]
Homestead Court
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Honeysuckle Court
25
From Honeysuckle Drive westerly to its termination
Honeysuckle Drive
25
From Lilac Court easterly, northerly and westerly to its termination
Hood Parkway
25
From County Trunk Highway GE southerly to County Trunk Highway ZZ
Hunters Crossing
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Imperial Court
[Added 11-10-2003 by Ord. No. 03-5]
25
North from Wild Berry Lane to the end of the cul-de-sac
Industrial Lane
[Added 10-9-2000 by Ord. No. 00-5]
25
From Wolf Road south to the end of the temporary cul-de-sac
Jamie Court
[Added 10-11-1999 by Ord. No. 99-7]
25
From Cambrian Ridge west and south to end of cul-de-sac
Irene Court
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Jarmon Court
[Added 10-11-1999 by Ord. No. 99-7]
25
From Jarmon Road northeasterly to end of cul-de-sac
Jarmon Road
35
From County Trunk Highway DT westerly to County Trunk Highway GD
Jenkins Court
[Added 11-14-1994 by Ord. No. 94-7]
25
From Spring Ridge Lane west to the end
Jenna Lane
[Added 9-8-1997 by Ord. No. 97-3]
25
From Boettcher Road north and west back to Boettcher Road
Jennie Court (Grid No. S28 W293)
25
Entire length
Johns Way
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Jones Drive
25
From U.S. Highway 18 southerly and westerly to its termination
Journey's Way
[Added 11-10-2003 by Ord. No. 03-6]
25
East from Squire Road to the end of the cul-de-sac
Jumpers Circle
[Added 4-13-2015 by Ord. No. 15-6]
25
From Fields Crossing Drive north to the end of the cul-de-sac
Kamps Court
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Katherine Court
[Added 11-14-2016 by Ord. No. 16-5]
25
South of County Highway DE (Sunset Drive) to cul-de-sac
Kayla Court
[Added 9-8-1997 by Ord. No. 97-3]
25
From Jenna Lane east to end of road
Kettlefield Court
[Added 8-9-2010 by Ord. No. 10-3]
25
West off Bartell Road to end of cul-de-sac
Kettle Ridge Court
[Added 12-14-2009 by Ord. No. 09-4]
25
West off State Trunk Highway 83 southwesterly to the end of the cul-de-sac
Lilac Court
25
From County Trunk Highway D northerly to its termination
Little John Drive
[Added 11-14-2005 by Ord. No. 05-3]
25
North of railroad tracks, west off Boettcher Road southwesterly to the end of the cul-de-sac
Llanfair Court
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
London Drive
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Longacre Road
25
From State Trunk Highway 83 northeasterly to Post Road
Loon Hollow
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Lorraine Drive
[Added 6-13-1994 by Ord. No. 94-3]
25
From Saylesville Road westerly to the end of the road
Luterbach Court
[Added 11-10-1997 by Ord. No. 97-7]
25
From State Trunk Highway 18 north to the end of the cul-de-sac
Madison Street
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Madrid Lane
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Majestic Court
[Added 11-10-2003 by Ord. No. 03-5]
25
South from Wild Berry Lane to the end of the cul-de-sac
McAllister Way
[Amended 3-8-2004 by Ord. No. 04-2]
25
From Long Acre Road southerly to Wood Fern Wood
McFarlane Road
25
From County Trunk Highway X westerly to State Trunk Highway 83
Meadow Lane
25
From County Trunk Highway GG easterly to its termination
Meadowlark Lane
25
From County Trunk Highway ZZ northeasterly to County Trunk Highway E
Meadow View Court
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Meghan Court
[Added 10-11-1999 by Ord. No. 99-6]
25
From Ancestral Drive north to the end of the cul-de-sac
Mesa Trail
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
From Highway D north to termination
Michelle Court (Grid No. S30 W293)
25
Entire length
Mickle Road
25
From U.S. Highway 18 southerly and westerly to its termination
Molly Lane North
[Added 10-11-1999 by Ord. No. 99-6]
25
From Ancestral Drive south to the end of the cul-de-sac
Molly Lane South
[Added 10-11-1999 by Ord. No. 99-6]
25
From Ancestral Drive south to the end of the cul-de-sac
Moraine Court (Grid No. S17 W324)
25
Entire length
Moraine Farm Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Moraine View Drive
25
From High Meadow Circle southerly to U.S. Highway 18
Morris Road
35
Entire length
Mumford Lane (Grid No. S37 W330)
25
Entire length
North Bethesda Circle
25
From County Trunk Highway GD westerly to Snowdon Drive
North Street
25
From State Trunk Highway 83 northerly and westerly to State Trunk Highway 83
Oak Court
[Added 11-10-2003 by Ord. No. 03-5]
25
Northeast from County Trunk Highway DE (Sunset Drive) to the end of the cul-de-sac
Oaklawn Drive
25
From Deerpark Drive southerly to its termination
Olde Oak Pass
[Added 11-8-2004 by Ord. No. 04-7]
25
East from County Trunk Highway C to the end of the road
Old Mill Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Old Village Road
25
From State Trunk Highway 59 to Dable Road
Onish Drive
25
From Fox Hollow Drive easterly to its termination
Pamela Circle
25
From Wills Barry Drive northerly and southerly to Wills Barry Drive
Parkers Place
[Added 12-8-2003 by Ord. No. 03-4]
25
West from Road DT northwest to Price Court
Park Lane
25
From 0.13 mile northwest of Rockwood Trail southeasterly for 0.23 mile
Partridge Court (Grid No. S36 W285)
25
Entire length
Penny Lane
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Perkins Road
25
From State Trunk Highway 83 westerly to its termination
Perren Dale
25
From Woods Road westerly to its termination
Pheasant Run
25
From Town Line Road southwesterly to its termination
Point Drive
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
From CTH X south to termination
Prairie Falcon Pass
25
From Quail Run easterly to its termination
Prairie View Drive
25
From County Trunk Highway ZZ northerly to its termination
Price Court
[Added 12-8-2003 by Ord. No. 03-4]
25
West from Road DT then west and north to cul-de-sac
Quail Run
25
From Pheasant Run northwesterly to its termination
Red Fox Way
25
From Hood Parkway westerly and southerly to Woodchuck Hollow
Red Tail Court (Grid No. S35 W282)
25
Entire length
Rhapsody Lane
[Added 8-9-2010 by Ord. No. 10-3]
25
East from intersection with Bartell Road and the portion of Rhapsody Lane accepted on November 14, 1994, to the end of cul-de-sac
Rhapsody Lane
[Added 11-14-1994 by Ord. No. 94-7]
25
From Spring Ridge Lane east to the end of road
Ridgefield Road
[Added 11-9-1998 by Ord. No. 98-4]
25
From the intersection of Holiday Oak Drive east to edge of Ridgefield Bay Addition No. 1 subdivision
Ridgefield Road
[Added 11-9-1998 by Ord. No. 98-3]
25
From Saylesville Road north and west through Ridgefield Bay and Ridgefield Bay Addition No. 1 Subdivisions to Holiday Oak Subdivision
Ridge Valley Road
[Added 11-10-2008 by Ord. No. 08-3]
25
West off Point Drive and southerly to end of road
Ridgewood Drive
25
From County Trunk Highway DE northerly to North Bethesda Circle
Ring Neck Court (Grid No. S36 W284)
25
Entire length
Roanoke Drive
25
From Windcrest Drive westerly and southerly to County Trunk Highway X
Roberts Court North
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Roberts Court South
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Roberts Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Rockwood Trail
30
From County Trunk Highway X northerly to its intersection with State Trunk Highway 59
Ruddy Duck Path
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Ruth Place
[Added 9-9-1991 by Ord. No. 91-14]
25
From County Trunk Highway D south to its termination
Saddle Back
[Added 11-14-1994 by Ord. No. 94-7]
25
From Connemara south to the existing Saddle Back
Saddleback Drive
25
Entire length
Sadie Lane
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Saint David's Drive
25
From County Trunk Highway ZZ northerly and easterly to its termination
Sandpiper Branch
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Seville Lane
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Short Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Sierra Pass
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Sleepyhollow Court
25
From Drumlin Drive southerly to its termination
Snowdon Drive (Grid No. S33 W301)
25
Entire length
Snow Goose Trail
25
From Quail Run northerly to County Trunk Highway D
South Bethesda Circle
25
From Snowdon Drive easterly to its termination
Spring Brook Court
[Added 12-14-2009 by Ord. No. 09-4]
25
South off Kettle Ridge Court to the end of the cul-de-sac
Spring Ridge Court
[Added 11-14-1994 by Ord. No. 94-7]
25
From Spring Ridge Lane south to end of road
Spring Ridge Lane
[Added 11-14-1994 by Ord. No. 94-7]
25
From Highview Road north and easterly to the end of the road
Squire Court
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Squire Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Stone Gate Lane
25
From Brookhill Road easterly to its termination
Surrey Hill Court
25
From Deerpark Drive southerly to its termination
Sutton Ridge Court
[Added 11-14-2005 by Ord. No. 05-4]
25
East off Morris Road to the end of the cul-de-sac
Taliesin Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Townline Road
35
From State Trunk Highway 59 northerly to County Trunk Highway D
Valley View Road
25
From County Trunk Highway DE northerly and easterly to Bethesda Circle
Walnut Street
25
From State Trunk Highway 83 westerly to Old Village Road
Wayne Keith Circle (Grid No. S29 W294)
25
Entire length
Wern Farm Circle East
[Added 9-9-1991 by Ord. No. 91-14]
25
From Prairie Falcon Pass southwesterly to its termination
Wern Farm Circle West
[Added 9-9-1991 by Ord. No. 91-14]
25
From Prairie Falcon Pass south to its termination
West End Lane (Grid No. S28 W305)
25
Entire length
West End Lane
[Repealed 2-9-2015 by Ord. No. 15-1]
West Heather Road
25
From Dable Road westerly to its termination
White Pine Court
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
Entire length
Wild Berry Court
[Added 11-10-2003 by Ord. No. 03-5]
25
Southeast from Wild Berry Lane to end of the cul-de-sac
Wild Berry Lane
[Added 10-13-1997 by Ord. No. 97-5]
25
East of Wild Rose Lane to end and west of Wild Rose Lane to end
Wild Berry Lane
[Added 11-10-2003 by Ord. No. 03-5]
25
East from Wild Rose Lane north and west through the subdivision back to Wild Rose Lane
Wild Rose Court
[Added 10-13-1997 by Ord. No. 97-5]
25
East off Wild Rose Lane to end of cul-de-sac
Wild Rose Lane
[Added 10-13-1997 by Ord. No. 97-5]
25
From County Trunk Highway DE north to the end of the road
Williams Way
25
From Ancestral Drive westerly to its termination
Wills-Barry Court (Grid No. S29 W295)
25
Entire length
Wills Barry Drive
25
From Ancestral Drive northerly to Jarmon Road
Windcrest Drive
25
From County Trunk Highway X northwesterly to its termination
Wolf Road
[Added 9-9-1991 by Ord. No. 91-14]
25
From County Trunk Highway C easterly for a distance of 1,050 feet
Woodchuck Court (Grid No. S51 W336)
25
Entire length
Woodchuck Court
[Repealed 2-9-2015 by Ord. No. 15-1]
Woodchuck Hollow
25
From County Trunk Highway GE southerly to County Trunk Highway ZZ
Wood Fern Drive (Grid No. S43 W311)
25
Entire length
Woodland Wonderland Court
25
From Prairie View Drive northeasterly to its termination
Woodrock Court (Grid No. S36 W282)
25
Entire length
Woods Road
[Added 5-13-2019 by Ord. No. 19-3]
25
From Highway 59 south to CTH X
X
45
Entire length
A. 
Vehicles must stop. It shall be unlawful in the Town of Genesee for the operator of any vehicle, and every device in, upon or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a public highway, to fail to come to a full and complete stop within 30 feet of the main limits of an intersection at which has been erected an official stop sign or traffic signal designating an artery for through traffic.
B. 
Official Traffic Map.
(1) 
There is hereby established an Official Traffic Map for the Town of Genesee upon which shall be indicated stop signs.
(2) 
When official traffic control devices giving notice of the restrictions, prohibitions and limitations shown on the Official Traffic Map are erected and maintained in accordance with the provisions of this section, a violation of the restriction, prohibition or limitation shown on the Official Traffic Map shall be a violation of the provisions of this chapter.
(3) 
The Town Board may from time to time make additions to or deletions from the Official Traffic Map, and the Town Clerk shall keep such Official Traffic Map current.
[Amended 2-9-2015 by Ord. No. 15-1]
A. 
No parking zones may be established. It shall be unlawful in the Town of Genesee for the owner or operator of any vehicle, and every device in, upon, or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a public highway, to park, stop, or leave standing any such vehicle or device at the curb, shoulder, or edge of any highway area, roadway or fire lane in said Town of Genesee upon which or upon a portion of which has been erected a "No Parking" sign designating the limits or area within which there is to be no such parking.
B. 
Miscellaneous no parking zones. No owner or operator of any vehicle, and every device in, upon, or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a public highway, shall park, stop or leave standing any such vehicle or device at the curb, shoulder, or edge of the following streets located in the Town of Genesee:
Name of Street
Side
Location
Depot Road
North
From High View Road 1,000 feet south
Grush Road
Both
From High View Road to Highway ZZ
High View Road
East
From Depot Road to Highway D
North Street[1]
Both
Entire length
Old Village Road
[Added 12-12-1983]
Both
From Dable Road 2,000 feet northeast
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).
C. 
Specific parking restrictions.
[Amended 1-14-1991 by Ord. No. 91-1; 8-12-2013 by Ord. No. 13-7]
(1) 
Private property. When a sign indicating "No Parking" is clearly posted on private property, no person shall park a motor vehicle thereon without the written permission of the owner or lessee of such property.
(2) 
Trailer parking. No person shall park or leave standing a trailer (of any kind) or piece of machinery on a Town roadway for more than eight hours without prior permission from the Town Clerk or the Superintendent of Public Works and no person shall park or leave standing a trailer (of any type) on a Town roadway between the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. (all year round).
(3) 
Snow season.
(a) 
Nonemergency. Whenever the Town Clerk or the Superintendent of Public Works determines that it is appropriate to clear roads in the Town or any part thereof of snow accumulation, the Town shall post such roads or parts thereof with signs bearing the words "No Parking - Snow Removal Work." Such signs shall be erected at least two hours prior to the time snow removal is to be commenced. No person shall park a motor vehicle in violation of such signs.
(b) 
Snow emergencies.
[1] 
Declaration of emergency. The Town Clerk or the Superintendent of Public Works shall declare a snow emergency during the period of a driving snowstorm or immediately thereafter, whenever traffic becomes congested by reason of said snowfall or the operation of emergency vehicles, including snow removal equipment and machinery, is impaired.
[2] 
Duration of emergency. Such emergency shall exist so long as traffic remains congested and the operation of emergency vehicles is impaired, or likely to be impeded, by the falling of snow and the congestion of traffic upon the roads, highways, streets, alleys or public parking lots of the Town.
[3] 
Notice of emergency. The Town Clerk or the Superintendent of Public Works may proclaim the state of emergency through the Town website, press, radio or other public means of communication and may designate and authorize law enforcement officers and snow removal personnel to inform the citizenry of the existence of the emergency.
[4] 
Parking prohibited during emergency. No person shall park any vehicle on any road, highway, street, alley or public parking lot during the period of a snow emergency or immediately thereafter until such road, highway, street, alley, or public parking lot has been cleared of snow.
[5] 
Removal of vehicles. Any traffic officer, the Superintendent of Public Works or designee or Town contractor may remove any vehicle which may interfere with the operation of any snow removal equipment or any emergency vehicle. The cost of removing such vehicle may be charged to the owner or operator thereof, and the removal may be made by the Town or by the commercial towing service. Vehicles removed and towed away shall be stored in a safe place and restored to the owner or operator of such vehicle upon payment of the towing fee therefor.
(c) 
If such vehicle has become clearly disabled, the operator of such vehicle shall be exempt from the restrictions in Subsection C(3)(a) and (b) for a period of four hours to allow for repair and removal of such vehicle.
(d) 
Any vehicle, trailer (of any type) or piece of machinery found to be in violation of this subsection may be towed away at the owner's expense.
(4) 
Fire station and hydrants. No operator of any vehicle shall park such vehicle within 30 feet of the driveway entrance to the local fire station or within 10 feet of any fire hydrant or in any space marked "No Parking."[2]
[2]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).
(5) 
All-night parking. No person shall park or leave standing a motor vehicle, trailer (of any type) or piece of machinery on a Town roadway between the hours of 2:00 a.m. to 6:00 a.m. (all year round). Emergency personnel on an emergency call, Town-owned or -operated vehicles, and special written permission from the Superintendent of Public Works are exempt from this requirement.
(6) 
Unloading of parked vehicles. No person shall park a vehicle on Town street in a manner to block free flow of traffic or endanger public safety.
(7) 
Manner of parking. All vehicles shall park within those lines marked by paint on the Town streets, whether for the purpose of angular parking or parallel parking to the street.
(8) 
Town parks. Any operator of any vehicle shall only park said vehicle in areas of the Town park so designated as parking lots.
(9) 
Parking on public sites restricted. No person shall park any motor vehicle within an area that is marked by signs or similar markings indicating a no parking area. These restrictions shall apply to areas and property used by the general public, including but not limited to properties owned and maintained by the school district or any church. In approving a no parking zone as to such areas, the Town Board shall consider whether such parking restrictions are necessary so as to permit access to the buildings by emergency personnel and equipment, or for other reasons generally promoting the peace and good order by the Town Board action duly noted in the minutes of the Town Board meeting or by written resolution.
[Added 9-16-2007 by Ord. No. 07-2]
The Town Board of the Town of Genesee, Waukesha County, Wisconsin, has the specific authority under § 349.13, Wis. Stats., to adopt this section. The Town Board of the Town of Genesee, by this section, adopted on proper notice with a quorum and by roll call vote by a majority of the Town Board present and voting, provides the authority for the Town to regulate the stopping, standing, or parking of vehicles on Town highways in the Town as follows:
A. 
The stopping, standing, or parking of vehicles on the following Town highways in the Town of Genesee is subject to the following restrictions and limitations:
(1) 
Little John Drive: parking on the road and shoulder is prohibited.
(2) 
Old Village Road: parking on the road from Highway 83 to Church Street is prohibited from November 1 to April 1 from 6:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m.
B. 
The Town Chairman, or his or her designee, shall place appropriate traffic signs on the above-described highways on or before the effective date of this section.
C. 
No person may operate any vehicle on the above-noted Town highways in violation of the above-noted parking, stopping or standing parking restrictions and limitations. Any violation shall be subject to a penalty as provided in § 535-13.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).
The Town Board of the Town of Genesee, or its duly appointed agent, is hereby authorized and directed to procure, erect and maintain appropriate standard traffic signs, signals, and markings conforming to the rules of the State Department of Transportation giving such notice of the provisions of §§ 535-6 through 535-9 of this article as required by state law. Signs shall also be erected in such locations and manner as authorized by the Town Board so as to give adequate warning to users of the street, alley or highway in question.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).
It shall be unlawful in the Town of Genesee for the owner or operator of any vehicle, and every device in, upon, or by which any person or property is or may be transported or drawn upon a public highway or public park or other Town property, whether owned or leased, to cause by excessive and unnecessary acceleration the tires of any such vehicle or device to spin or unnecessarily throw stones or ground, or cause such a vehicle or device to make any conditions such as would be a disturbance to the public peace.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II). See also Art. VI, Motor Vehicle Noise.
[Amended 6-11-1984; 9-12-1994 by Ord. No. 94-6[1]]
A. 
State traffic laws and all other violations as set forth in §§ 535-6, 535-7 and 535-8 of this article. Any forfeiture for violation of the state statutes adopted by reference in § 535-6 of this article shall conform to the forfeiture permitted to be imposed for violation of such statutes as set forth in the Revised Uniform State Traffic Deposit Schedule and Uniform Misdemeanor Bail Schedule of the Wisconsin Judicial Conference, including any variations or increases for subsequent offenses, which schedules are adopted by reference.
B. 
Local traffic laws as set forth in §§ 535-9, 535-10 and 535-12 of this article.
(1) 
General provisions. Each violation of any provision of §§ 535-9, 535-10 and 535-12 of this article shall be subject to the penalties and remedies described in Chapter 1, General Provisions, Article I, General Penalty, of this Code.
(2) 
Deposit schedule. If a deposit schedule has not been established for a specific violation, the arresting officer shall require the alleged offender to deposit not less than the maximum forfeiture permitted hereunder.
(a) 
Sections 535-6, 535-7 and 535-8: applicable sections of Revised Uniform State Traffic Deposit Schedule and Uniform Misdemeanor Bail Schedule.
(b) 
Section 535-9: $5 plus court costs for all vehicles with one to four wheels; $60 plus court costs for all vehicles with five or more wheels.
(c) 
Section 535-12: $60 plus court costs and penalty assessment.[2]
[2]
Editor's Note: Original § 1.08, Enforcement, which immediately followed this section, as amended 8-10-1987, was repealed at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II). See now § 37-6, Enforcement.
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. II).