City of Neosho, MO
Newton County
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Except as otherwise provided in this Chapter, every vehicle stopped or parked upon a roadway where there are adjacent curbs shall be so stopped or parked with the right-hand wheels of such vehicle parallel to and within eighteen (18) inches of the right-hand curb.
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The City Traffic Engineer shall determine upon what streets angle parking shall be permitted and shall mark or sign such streets but such angle parking shall not be indicated upon any Federal-aid or State highway within the City unless the State Highways and Transportation Commission has determined by resolution or order entered in its minutes that the roadway is of sufficient width to permit angle parking without interfering with the free movement of traffic.
B. 
Angle parking shall not be indicated or permitted at any place where passing traffic would thereby be caused or required to drive upon the left side of the street or upon any streetcar tracks.
On those streets which have been signed or marked by the City Traffic Engineer for angle parking, no person shall park or stand a vehicle other than at the angle to the curb or edge of the roadway indicated by such signs or markings.
A. 
The City Traffic Engineer is authorized to issue special permits to permit the backing of a vehicle to the curb for the purpose of loading or unloading merchandise or materials subject to the terms and conditions of such permit. Such permits may be issued either to the owner or lessee of real property or to the owner of the vehicle and shall grant to such person the privilege as therein stated and authorized herein.
B. 
It shall be unlawful for any permittee or other person to violate any of the special terms or conditions of any such permit.
[CC 1979 §16-190; Ord. No. 86-2 Art 2(16-190), 1-21-1986; Ord. No. 91-45 §2(16-190), 2, 9-17-1991]
Any person whose place of residence faces a street within the City that is regulated as to the amount of time a person may park on that street may apply in writing to the City Council for exemption from said parking regulation. Said exemption will apply only to parking between the hours of 6:00 P.M. to 7:00 A.M. of the following morning.
A. 
The City, by ordinance or resolution, may designate reserved parking spaces for the exclusive use of vehicles which display a distinguishing license plate or card issued pursuant to Section 301.071 or 301.142, RSMo., as close as possible to the nearest accessible entrance. Such designation shall be made by posting immediately adjacent to, and visible from, each space, a sign upon which is inscribed the international symbol of accessibility in white on a blue background, and may also include any appropriate wording to indicate that the space is reserved for the exclusive use of vehicles which display a distinguishing license plate or card.
B. 
Any person who parks in a space reserved for physically disabled persons and is not displaying distinguishing license plates or a card is guilty of an infraction and upon conviction thereof shall be punished by a fine of not less than fifty dollars ($50.00) nor more than two hundred dollars ($200.00). Any vehicle which has been removed and which is not properly claimed within thirty (30) days thereafter shall be considered to be an abandoned vehicle.
C. 
Law Enforcement Officials are empowered to enter upon private property open to public use to enforce the provisions of this Section.
[Ord. No. 48-2000 §1, 11-7-2000]
No person shall park a truck, tractor or trailer with a capacity larger than eighteen thousand (18,000) pounds on any residential street, drive, court, avenue, terrace or boulevard within the corporate City limits of the City of Neosho, except while loading or unloading. No person shall park such truck, tractor or trailer upon any real property so as to obscure the vision of an operator of a motor vehicle who is operating said vehicle upon a City roadway, street, drive, court, avenue, terrace or boulevard within the immediate location of said parked truck, tractor or trailer, except while loading or unloading. No person shall use any street for the purpose of repairing or reconditioning any such truck, tractor or trailer, or any part thereof, except when such repairs are necessitated by an emergency.