For the purpose of this chapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
   PARK or PARKING. The standing of a vehicle, whether occupied or not, upon a street otherwise than temporarily for the purpose of, and while actually engaged in, receiving or discharging passengers; loading or unloading merchandise; in obedience to traffic regulations, signs or signals; or an involuntary stopping of the vehicle by reason of causes beyond the control of the operator of the vehicle.
   PARKING LOT. Any area within the city on which more than five automobiles may be parked and shall include public parking lots and those parking lots which are for the principal purpose of providing parking during business hours for shopping centers, stores, restaurants, drive-ins, theaters and other business or commercial establishments.
   PARKING ZONE. Any restricted street upon which time zones for parking are posted.
(1997 Code, § 72.01) (Ord. passed - -)