440.01  DEFINITIONS.
   As used in this chapter:
   (a)   "Holiday," as used on the parking instruction, means only those legal holidays as established by the State of Michigan on which a majority of the business places in the parking zones are closed for the transaction of business.  These shall include New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Thanksgiving Day and Christmas Day.
   (b)   "Downtown District" means the Central Business District of the City and is commonly referred to the area bound by Dexter Street on the west, Washington Street on the north, Adams Street on the south and Library Street/Church Alley on the east.
   (c)   "Residential District" means all areas within the City not within the Downtown District.
   (d)   "Parking" means the standing of a vehicle upon any street or public place, whether occupied or not, otherwise than temporarily for the purpose of and while actually engaged in loading and unloading passengers or when obeying traffic signals or regulations.
   (e)   "Parking lots" means those lots owned, leased, under option to purchase, or contracted for by the City, on which vehicles are parked.
   (f)   "Vehicle" means any device by which any person or property may be transported upon a highway.
(Ord. 349.  Passed 12-3-91; Ord. 448.  Passed 4-10-07.)