Except as provided in this section and as otherwise provided in this Traffic Code, words and phrases used in this Traffic Code have the meanings respectively ascribed to them in the Illinois Vehicle Code as amended, being ILCS Ch. 625, Act 5.
   EMERGENCY VEHICLE. Police vehicles, vehicles for the Fire Department, ambulances, vehicles carrying a state, county or municipal officer or employee in response to an emergency call, and emergency vehicles of public service corporations on an emergency call.
   LOADING ZONE. The space adjacent to a curb reserved for the exclusive use of vehicles during the loading or unloading of passengers or materials.
   PROPERTY LINE. The line marking the boundary between any street or highway and the lots or property abutting thereon.
   RECREATIONAL VEHICLE. Every vehicle originally designed or permanently converted and used for living quarters or for human habitation and not used as a commercial vehicle, including any house car, house trailer, camper or private living coach.
   RESIDENCE DISTRICT. The territory of any city, village or incorporated town contiguous to and including a highway not comprising a business district when the property on such highway for a distance of 300 feet or more is primarily improved with residences.
(Ord. 88-07, passed 9-26-88)