City of Gardner, MA
Worcester County
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[Adopted 4-5-1948 by Ord. No. 103]
[Amended 2-20-1961 by Ord. No. 231]
The owner of a vehicle or person in whose name it is registered shall not allow, permit or suffer such vehicle to stand or park in any street, way, highway or parkway or parking lot or parking area under the control of the City of Gardner in such manner as to interfere with the work of removing or plowing snow or removing ice.
[Amended 2-20-1961 by Ord. No. 231]
For the purpose of removing or plowing snow, or removing ice, the Gardner Police Department shall remove, or shall cause to be removed, to some convenient place, including in such term a public garage, any vehicle parked in violation of § 512-1 of this article. The cost of such removal, and the storage charges, if any, shall be paid by the owner of the vehicle to the person or persons so removing or storing such vehicle; provided, however, that such charges shall not exceed the prevailing rates.
[Added 4-5-1976 by Ord. No. 613; amended 9-4-1990 by Ord. No. 1051]
The fine for obstructing the removal of snow and ice shall be $25.[1]
Editor's Note: Original Sec. 3 of Ord. No. 103, which immediately followed this section and prescribed a penalty, was repealed 11-18-2013 by Ord. No. 1563.