Skip to code content (skip section selection)
No person shall stop, stand or park a vehicle, except when necessary to avoid conflict with other traffic or in compliance with law or the direction of a police officer or traffic control device, in any of the following places:
(A) On a sidewalk.
(B) In front of a public or private driveway or the entrance to an alley.
(C) Within an intersection.
(D) Where prohibited by official signs or where the curb is painted red.
(E) Within 15 feet of a fire hydrant.
(F) On a crosswalk.
(G) Within 20 feet of a crosswalk at an intersection.
(H) Within 30 feet upon the approach to any flashing beacon, stop sign or traffic control signal located at the side of a roadway.
(I) Within a designated bus stop.
(J) Within 50 feet of the nearest rail of a railroad crossing or within eight feet, six inches of the center of any railroad track, except while a motor vehicle with motive power attached is loading or unloading railroad cars.
(K) Within 20 feet of the driveway entrance to any fire station and on the side of a street opposite the entrance to any fire station within 75 feet of the entrance when properly posted.
(L) Alongside or opposite any street excavation or obstruction when stopping, standing or parking would impede traffic.
(M) On the roadway side of any vehicle stopped or parked at the edge or curb of a street.
(N) Upon any bridge or other elevated structure upon a street or within a street tunnel.
(O) In that area between the curb and sidewalk. On those roadways without curbs no person shall park a vehicle so as to force a pedestrian to walk in the traveled portion of the roadway.
(P) Upon any lot or area prohibiting such parking.
('80 Code, § 30-53) (Ord. 1798, passed 12-20-78) Penalty, see § 212-99