DISCLAIMER

 

05-051-O

ORDINANCE NO. __________


AN ORDINANCE AMENDING DULUTH CITY CODE SECTION 33-46; INCREASING PENALTY FOR OVERTIME PARKING.

BY COUNCILOR STOVER:

The city of Duluth does ordain:

     Section 1. That Section 33-46 of the Duluth City Code, 1959, as amended, be amended to read as follows:

Sec. 33-46.Penalties.

     (a)  Violations of the provisions of Articles VII and VIII of this Chapter shall be punished as set forth in this Section;

     (b)  Violations of the following Sections or subsections shall be punishable by a fine of not less than $10 12:

           (1)  Section 33-84, time limit parking;

     (c)  Violations of the following Sections or subsections shall be punishable by a fine of not less than $15:

           (1)  Section 33-82(a)(4), parking too close to a fire hydrant;

           (2)  Section 33-111(g), aggravated parking meter violation;

           (3)  Section 33-95, government area parking violations except meters;

           (4)  Section 33-97(a), no parking zone violations;

           (5)  Section 33-97.8, alternate side parking violations;

           (6)  Section 33-87(a), truck zone violations;

           (7)  Section 33-87(b), loading zone violations;

           (8)  Section 33-82(a)(1), parking on a sidewalk;

           (9)  Section 33-82(a)(2), parking in front of a driveway;

           (10) Section 33-82(a)(3), parking within an intersection;

           (11) Section 33-82(a)(5), parking on a crosswalk;

           (12) Section 33-82(a)(6), parking within 20 feet of an intersection crosswalk;

           (13) Section 33-82(a)(7), parking within 30 feet of a stop sign or traffic control device;

           (14) Section 33-82(a)(8), parking within seven feet of an alley or driveway;

           (15) Section 33-82(a)(9), parking within 50 feet of a railroad crossing;

           (16) Section 33-82(a)(10), illegal parking near a fire station;

           (17) Section 33-82(a)(11), illegal parking near street obstruction;

           (18) Section 33-82(a)(12), double parking;

           (19) Section 33-82(a)(13), parking on a bridge or in a tunnel;

           (20) Section 33-82(a)(14), no stopping zones;

           (21) Section 33-82(a)(15), parking on boulevards;

           (22) Section 33-83, illegal alley parking;

           (23) Section 33-85, 24 hour parking limit;

           (24) Section 33-93, facing wrong way;

           (25) Section 33-93, parking parallel to curb;

           (26) Section 33-90, parked with for sale sign;

           (27) Section 33-92, failure to set parking brake or turn wheels to the curb;

           (28) Section 33-94, angle parking violation;

           (29) Sections 33-124 through 33-130, dealing with residential permit parking;

           (30) Any other parking offense in violation of any section contained in Article VII of Chapter 33;

           (31) Section 33-109, overtime parking at a parking meter;

           (32) Section 33-106(a), improper parking at a single meter;

           (33) Section 33-106(b), improper parking at a tandem meter;

     (d)  Violations of the following Sections or subsections shall be punishable by a fine of not less than $20:

           (1)  Section 33-88, parking in a taxi stand;

           (2)  Section 33-82(a)(16), parking in a fire lane;

           (3)  Sections 33-97.1 through 33-97.7, snow emergency violations;

           (4)  Section 33-91, leaving keys in the ignition;

           (5)  Section 33-87(d), unattached semi trailer parked on street;

     (e)  Violations of the following sections or subsections shall be punishable by a fine of not less than $25:

           (1)  Section 33-88, parking in a bus stop;

     (f)  Violations of the following sections or subsections shall be punishable by a fine of not less than $40:

           (1)  Section 33-89, improper roadway clearance.

     Section 2. That this ordinance shall take effect 30 days after its passage and publication.


STATEMENT OF PURPOSE:  This ordinance raises the penalty for overtime parking from $10 to $12.