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The following words and phrases, when used in this chapter of the Traffic Code, shall have the meanings respectively ascribed to them by this section.
(a) “Parking Infraction” means a violation of the following sections of the Codified Ordinances of Cleveland, Ohio, 1976:
Parking Waste Collection Vehicles
Service Station Parking Restrictions
Continuous Violation Tickets
Statutory Prohibited Standing or Parking Places
Manner of Parallel Parking
Physically Handicapped Parking division (h) only
Manner of Angle Parking
Narrow Roadways and Alleys
Hydrant Side of Street
Hazardous Traffic Obstructions
Distance from Theaters
Fire Lanes on Public and Private Property
Bus Stops and Taxi Cab Stands
Trucks and Commercial Vehicles
Between Sidewalk and Setback Line
Tree Lawn and Private Driveway
Private Driveway or Private Property
Reserved Street Parking for U.S. Marshal
Valet Parking/Passenger Drop off-Pick up Zones Established; Violations, divisions (e) and (f) only
Parking Regulations in Parking Meter Zones
Reserved Parking Spaces at Willard Park Garage
Violations, divisions (a), (b), (c) and (d) only
Prohibitions, division (a) only; and
(b) “Vehicles” has the same meaning as in RC 4511.01.
(c) “Violations Clerk” means the Clerk of the Cleveland Municipal Court.
(d) “Parking Violations Bureau” means the bureau established by the Council of the City of Cleveland pursuant to RC 4521.04 and Section 459.03 hereof.
(e) “Law Enforcement Officer” has the same meaning as in division (k) of Section 601.01 of these Codified Ordinances and shall also mean employees of the City whose duties include the issuance of parking infraction tickets while engaged in such duty.
(f) “Notification of Infraction” means the notice mailed to the owner or operator of a vehicle involved in a parking infraction pursuant to RC 4521.07 and Section 459.06 hereof.
(g) “Rush Hour Parking Infraction” means a violation of division (n) of Section 451.03 of these Codified Ordinances, occurring on the streets and roadways and during the times specified in Rule Nos. 3, 3-A, 3-B, 4, and 4-A adopted by the Director of Public Safety, as the same may be amended from time to time.
(h) “Court” or “Municipal Court” means the Cleveland Municipal Court, unless specifically identified as another court, in which case it means the specifically identified court.
(Ord. No. 645-06, § 2. Passed 6-12-06, eff. 6-16-06)