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.
[Ord. No. 217 §1(365.030), 4-20-2005]
When signs are erected giving notice thereof, no person shall stop, stand or park a vehicle upon any of these streets or parts of streets described in Schedule III of this Title on the days and during the time provided in Schedule III.
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 of 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 of 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.
[Ord. No. 217 §1(365.040), 4-20-2005]
No person shall drive a commercial vehicle or truck upon any street in the City of New Melle, other than the streets designated as truck routes in Subsection (B) of this Section, except to make a delivery, load or service the vehicle; provided, that in doing this, the driver shall proceed by the most direct route from and return to the nearest such street designated as a truck route.
The following streets and highways are hereby designated as truck routes:
[Ord. No. 217 §1(365.050), 4-20-2005]
The parking of any commercial vehicle on the streets, avenues and public driveways of the City of New Melle from the hour of 7:00 P.M. to 7:00 A.M. is hereby prohibited excepting where parking of such commercial vehicles is necessary for the purpose of making a delivery of merchandise or other goods to the residence immediately abutting the place where such commercial vehicle is parked or for any other emergency purpose.
For purposes of this Section, the term "commercial vehicle" shall mean any motor vehicle used for business or institutional purposes or having painted thereon or affixed thereto a sign identifying a business or institution or a principal product or service of a business or institution, which is over three-quarters (¾) of a ton and/or registered over twelve thousand (12,000) pounds. This term shall also include trailers designed, intended or used for the transportation of material or equipment and not typically considered a "recreational vehicle".