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Legislation #: 150202 Introduction Date: 3/19/2015
Type: Ordinance Effective Date: none
Sponsor: COUNCILMEMBERS SHARP, WAGNER, HILL, TAYLOR AND REED
Title: Amending Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 70-524 relating to the manner of parking vehicles and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject.

Legislation History
DateMinutesDescription
3/19/2015 Filed by the Clerk's office
3/19/2015 Referred to Public Safety & Emergency Services Committee
3/25/2015 Advance and Do Pass as a Committee Substitute, Debate
3/26/2015 Councilmember Sharp Move To Hold On Docket
3/26/2015 Held on Docket (4/2/2015)
4/2/2015 Councilmember Sharp (Second by Wagner) Move to Amend
4/2/2015 Passed as Substituted and Amended

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COMMITTEE SUBSTITUTE FOR ORDINANCE NO. 150202, AS AMENDED

 

Amending Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances, by repealing Section 70-524 relating to the manner of parking vehicles and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject.

 

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE COUNCIL OF KANSAS CITY:

 

Section 1. That Chapter 70, Code of Ordinances of the City of Kansas City, Missouri, is hereby amended by repealing Section 70-524 relating to the manner of parking vehicles and enacting in lieu thereof one new section of like number and subject, to read as follows:

 

Sec. 70-524. - Manner of parking generally.

 

(a) Two-way roadways. Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, every vehicle stopped or parked upon a two-way roadway shall be so stopped or parked with the righthand wheels parallel to and within 12 inches of the righthand curb or as close as practicable to the edge of the righthand shoulder. A vehicle bearing and properly displaying a valid license plate or placard issued pursuant to Section 301.071 or 301.142, RSMo, or a valid equivalent license plate or placard issued by the state, country or other place of which such vehicle’s owner is a resident, may stop or park upon a two-way roadway in a residential parking area as defined in Section 70-1 with the lefthand wheels parallel to and within 12 inches of the lefthand curb or as close as practicable to the edge of the lefthand shoulder.

 

(b) One-way roadways. Except as otherwise provided in this chapter, every vehicle stopped or parked upon a one-way roadway shall be so stopped or parked in the direction of authorized traffic movement with the righthand wheels parallel to and within 12 inches of the righthand curb or as close as practicable to the edge of the righthand shoulder, or with the lefthand wheels parallel to and within 12 inches of the lefthand curb or as close as practicable to the edge of the lefthand shoulder.

 

(c) Violation. Any person violating any provision of this section shall be punished by a fine of not less than $25.00 and not more than $500.00.

 

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Approved as to form and legality:

 

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Alan L. Holtkamp

Assistant City Attorney