City of Haverhill, MA
Essex County
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Table of Contents
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the City Council of the City of Haverhill 3-2-1982 by Doc. 43 (Ch. 240 of the 1980 Code). Amendments noted where applicable.]
GENERAL REFERENCES
Central Business District Parking Commission — See Ch.11, Art.XIV.
Ambulance service — See Ch. 101.
Bicycles — See Ch. 113.
Boats and boating — See Ch. 116.
Parades and processions — See Ch. 185.
Peddling and soliciting — See Ch.191.
Parks and recreation areas — See Ch. 193.
Recreational motorized vehicles on streets — See Ch. 222, Art. XI.
Taxicabs and buses — See Ch. 230.
Motor-driven vehicles — See Ch. 241.
Storage and impoundment of vehicles — See Ch. 242.
Unregistered vehicles — See Ch. 244.
240a Central Business District
Article I Terminology

§ 240-1 Definitions.

Article II Authority and Duties of Police

§ 240-2 Enforcement; direction of traffic; parking control officers.

§ 240-3 Temporary closing of streets.

§ 240-4 Temporary prohibition of parking.

§ 240-5 Exemptions.

§ 240-6 Obedience to police.

§ 240-7 Police to keep and use an accident record file.

§ 240-8 Police to keep and use a driver file.

§ 240-9 Police to submit annual traffic safety report.

Article III Traffic Signs, Signals, Markings and Zones

§ 240-10 Location of bus stops, taxicab stands and service zones.

§ 240-11 Interference with signs, gate, signals and markings prohibited.

§ 240-12 Obedience to traffic signs, signals and markings.

§ 240-13 Erection and maintenance of traffic signs and signals.

§ 240-14 Display of unauthorized signs, signals and markings prohibited.

§ 240-15 Experimental regulations.

§ 240-16 Posting of speed limits.

Article IV Zones of Quiet

§ 240-17 Designation of temporary zones.

§ 240-18 Hospital zones.

§ 240-19 Restrictions within designated zones.

Article V Stopping, Standing, Parking

§ 240-20 General prohibitions.

§ 240-21 Service zones.

§ 240-22 Diagonal and angle parking.

§ 240-23 Parking vehicle for sale prohibited.

§ 240-24 All-night parking.

§ 240-25 Parking locations and prohibitions.

§ 240-26 Safety zones.

§ 240-27 Bus stops.

§ 240-28 Taxicab stands.

§ 240-29 Municipal off-street parking areas.

§ 240-30 Lights on parked cars.

§ 240-31 Fire lanes.

§ 240-32 Handicapped parking.

§ 240-33 School dropoff and pickup zone.

§ 240-33.1 Patient/client dropoff and pickup zone.

Article VI One-Way Traffic

§ 240-34 Designation of one-way streets.

§ 240-35 Rotary traffic.

Article VII Operation of Vehicles

§ 240-36 Overtaking and passing of vehicles.

§ 240-37 Driver of overtaken vehicle to give way.

§ 240-38 Obstructing traffic.

§ 240-39 Following too closely.

§ 240-40 Clinging to moving vehicles.

§ 240-41 Care in starting, stopping, turning or backing.

§ 240-42 Turns prohibited.

§ 240-43 Mandatory turns.

§ 240-44 Emerging from alley or private driveway.

§ 240-45 Traffic control signals.

§ 240-46 U-turns.

§ 240-47 Stop signs, yield signs, through ways and do not enter signs.

§ 240-48 Keeping to the right of roadway division.

§ 240-49 Traffic islands.

§ 240-50 Operation of under- or overpasses at intersections with islands.

§ 240-51 Driving on road surfaces under construction or repair.

§ 240-52 No driving on sidewalks.

§ 240-53 No driving through safety zones.

§ 240-54 Funerals to be properly identified.

§ 240-55 Rights and duties of drivers in funeral or other processions.

§ 240-56 Unlawful riding.

§ 240-57 Operation of heavy commercial vehicles.

Article VIII Snow Emergencies

§ 240-58 Declaration of snow emergency.

§ 240-59 Designation of snow emergency routes; parking restrictions.

§ 240-60 Removal of vehicles.

Article IX Removal of Vehicles; Tow-Away Zones

§ 240-61 Authority to remove.

§ 240-62 Authorization of police.

§ 240-63 Fees.

§ 240-64 Liability for damage during removal or storage.

§ 240-65 General prohibition tow-away zones.

§ 240-66 Parking prohibition tow-away zones.

§ 240-67 Record of towed vehicles.

Article X Pedestrian Control Regulations

§ 240-68 Pedestrians crossing ways or roadways.

§ 240-69 Actuation of pedestrian crossing indications at signal locations.

§ 240-70 Obedience to traffic control signals.

§ 240-71 Pedestrian crossings and use of roadways.

§ 240-72 Crossing at nonsignalized locations.

§ 240-73 Operators to exercise due care.

§ 240-74 Pedestrians soliciting rides or business.

§ 240-75 Enforcement.

§ 240-76 Exemptions.

§ 240-77 Violations and penalties.

Article XI Duties of Drivers, Owners and Witnesses

§ 240-78 Drivers to report accidents.

§ 240-79 Witnesses to furnish information regarding accident.

Article XII Penalties; Repealer; Severability

§ 240-80 Violations and penalties.

§ 240-81 Repealer.

§ 240-82 Severability.

§ 240-83 Owner prima facie responsible for violations.

Article XIII Schedules

§ 240-84 Schedule A: Service Zones.

§ 240-85 Schedule B: Parking Restrictions and Prohibitions.

§ 240-86 Schedule C: Bus Stops.

§ 240-87 Schedule D: Taxicab Stands.

§ 240-88 Schedule E: City Parking Lots.

§ 240-89 Schedule F: One-Way Streets.

§ 240-90 Schedule G: Rotary Traffic.

§ 240-91 Schedule H: Prohibited Turns.

§ 240-92 Schedule I: Mandatory Turns.

§ 240-93 Schedule J: Traffic Control Signals.

§ 240-94 Schedule K: U-Turns Prohibited.

§ 240-95 Schedule L: Stop Streets.

§ 240-96 Schedule M: Yield Streets.

§ 240-97 Schedule N: Through Ways.

§ 240-98 Schedule P: Heavy Commercial Vehicles.

§ 240-99 Schedule Q: Snow Emergency Routes.

§ 240-100 Schedule R: Traffic Islands.

§ 240-101 Schedule S: Speed Regulations.

§ 240-102 Schedule T: Do Not Enter Streets or Channelized Lanes Thereon.

§ 240-103 Schedule U: No Through Way.

§ 240-104 Schedule V: School Dropoff and Pickup Zone.

§ 240-104.1 Schedule W: Patient/Client Dropoff and Pickup Zone.

Article XIV On-Street Storage

§ 240-105 Restrictions.

Article XV Street Cleaning

§ 240-106 Designated areas.

§ 240-107 Removal of vehicles.

Article XVI Parking Fees, Rates and Terms

§ 240-108 Establishment of parking fees, rates and terms.

§ 240-109 Periodic adjustment of parking fees and rates.