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.
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.
When signs are erected giving notice thereof, no person shall park a vehicle at any time upon any of the streets described by ordinance.
When signs are erected in each block giving notice thereof, no person shall park a vehicle between the hours specified by ordinance on any day except Sunday and public holidays within the districts or upon any of the streets described by ordinance.
When signs are erected in each block giving notice thereof, no person shall stop, stand or park a vehicle between the hours specified by ordinance on any day except Sundays and public holidays within the district or upon any of the streets described by ordinance.
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.
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.
[R.O. 1993 § 365.080; Code 1972 § 21-24.7; CC 1988 § 26-258; Ord. No. 86-1921 § 1, 11-10-1986; Ord. No. 2006-2748 § I, 11-28-2006]
It shall be unlawful for any person or anyone acting as an agent or employee of any person to park any motor vehicle in excess of three-quarter-ton licensed weight and having an overall length in excess of two hundred ten (210) inches within that part of the corporate limits of the City set out and described as agricultural or residential districts in the zoning ordinance, except when in the act of loading or unloading.
Any person or anyone acting as an agent or employee of any person who shall have any legitimate business reason by which parking or maintaining a motor vehicle in excess of the limits hereinabove described shall be required shall apply to the City Clerk for a permit for such use, which permit shall not unreasonably be withheld.
Any person or anyone acting as an agent or employee of any person violating any provision of this Section shall be deemed guilty of an ordinance violation and, upon conviction, be punished by a fine of not less than one dollar ($1.00) nor more than five hundred dollars ($500.00). Each hour that such violation shall continue shall be a separate ordinance violation.