The boundary limits of the Township of Caln are hereby established as a zone in which motor vehicles may remain standing without lights, and all highways within such boundary limits are hereby designated as highways where motor vehicles may remain standing without lights.
Wherever a space shall be marked off on any highway for the parking of an individual vehicle, every vehicle there parked shall be parked within the lines bounding such space.
No person shall park a vehicle upon any of the highways or parts thereof described below except at the angle designated and only within the painted stall lines. On all highways or portions thereof where angle parking is now or shall hereafter be authorized, all vehicles parked thereon shall be parked with the front thereof nearest the curb:
No person shall park a vehicle at any time upon any of the highways or parts thereof described below:
[Amended 9-12-1978 by Ord. No. 1978-7; 8-11-1981 by Ord. No. 1981-6; 2-9-1982 by Ord. No. 1982-3; 9-14-1982 by Ord. No. 1982-10; 6-28-1984 by Ord. No. 1984-3; 8-14-1984 by Ord. No. 1984-4; 12-13-1988 by Ord. No. 1988-6; 2-29-1996 by Ord. No. 1996-1]
Emergency fire lanes; violations and penalties.
[Added 8-24-1978 by Ord. No. 1978-6]
No person shall park, allow to be parked or leave standing any vehicle within any emergency fire lane established pursuant to § 83-13 of the Code of the Township of Caln. Any vehicle parked within such emergency fire lane at any time shall be removed by towing at the order and under the direction of the Township Fire Marshal or any uniformed police officer.
Editor's Note: Section 83-13 was contained in former Ch. 83, Fire Prevention, adopted 7-8-1975 by Ord. No. 1975-7, which was repealed 9-12-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-15.
Violations and penalties.
Any person violating this subsection shall be subject to a fine in the amount of $25; provided, however, that if paid within seven days of the date of the violation, the fine shall be reduced to $10. A notice of violation of the provisions of this subsection shall be placed on the vehicle parked in violation, such notice to contain instructions to the owner or operator of such vehicle that, if he or she shall pay the fine at the Township Treasurer's office or deposit in the box provided at the front door or mail the fine within the envelope provided, within the appropriate time limits set forth herein, the same shall save the violator from prosecution. For purposes of this section, the fine shall be considered paid if postmarked on or before the seventh day.
[Amended 4-13-1982 by Ord. No. 1982-6; 1-29-1987 by Ord. No. 1987-1]
For the purpose of levying this fine, both the operator and the owner of the vehicle shall be jointly and severally liable. However, this shall not be construed to impose liability upon a vehicle's owner where the vehicle has been reported as stolen or where the vehicle was being operated without the express or implied consent of the owner, until such time as the owner is given notice of the violation, either personally or by notice sent to the address at which the vehicle was registered.
[Amended 8-14-1984 by Ord. No. 1984-4; 2-29-1996 by Ord. No. 1996-1]
No person shall park a vehicle between the hours specified below on any day, except Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, upon any of the highways or parts of highways described below:
No person shall park a vehicle or allow the same to remain parked upon any of the highways or parts of highways described below between the hours specified for longer than the time indicated below:
The following are hereby established as special purpose parking zones, and it shall be unlawful for any person to park any vehicle or tractor or to allow the same to remain parked in any such zone except as specifically provided for such zone:
[Added 3-14-1978 by Ord. No. 1978-3]
No owner or operator of any motor vehicle nor any person whatsoever shall make or permit to be made any repairs to any motor vehicle upon the dedicated rights-of-way of any public road in Caln Township, except as hereinafter provided.
Emergency repairs. Emergency repairs, including but not limited to the changing of tires where an automobile is disabled by a flat tire, allowing an automobile to stand for its motor to cool where the automobile is disabled by reason of overheating, refueling where an automobile's fuel supply is exhausted and other like emergency repairs may be performed on the public highway, provided that the vehicle is moved to a place on the highway as far to the right as possible and is in a location where it is visible, not less than 500 feet in either direction, and other automobiles upon the highway may pass safely.
In all other cases, said motor vehicle shall be towed or otherwise moved from the rights-of-way to an automobile repair facility prior to making any repairs thereto.
Any person violating the provisions of this section shall be guilty of a summary offense and, upon conviction thereof, shall be sentenced as provided in § 149-54A hereof.