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. |