§ 431.33  Obstructing Intersection, Crosswalk or Grade Crossing; Penalty
   (a)   No driver shall enter an intersection or marked crosswalk or drive onto any railroad grade crossing unless there is sufficient space on the other side of the intersection, crosswalk or grade crossing to accommodate the vehicle he or she is operating without obstructing the passage of other vehicles, pedestrians, or railroad trains, notwithstanding any traffic control signal indication to proceed.
   (b)   At any intersection, the Police Chief and Commissioner of Traffic Engineering, in consultation with the Council member in whose ward the intersection is located, may place "Don't Block the Box" signs, which signs shall set forth the penalty for violation of this section.
   (c)   Whoever violates this section shall be guilty of a fourth degree misdemeanor for the first offense and a third degree misdemeanor for each subsequent offense within one (1) year of the first offense.
(RC 4511.712; Ord. No. 624-12. Passed 6-4-12, eff. 6-8-12)