Town of Cumberland, RI
Providence County
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An official traffic map shall be kept in Town hall showing all regulations applicable to parking, loading, bus stops and taxicab stands in the Town.
When signs are erected giving notice thereof, no person shall park a vehicle at any time or at the times identified, upon any of the streets or portions of streets described below:
Location
Abbott Street, west side, from Mill Street north to Smith Street
[Ord. of 6-8-1972]
Abbott Street, west side, from BE pole 14 north to Haven Street
[Ord. No. 10-11A, § 1, 6-16-2010]
Arnold Mills Road on the north side from Abbot Run Valley Road to Quaker Lane
[Ord. No. 12-02, § 1, 2-15-2012]
Arnold Mills Road, south side, at utility pole 2 and utility pole 3 and 2 signs shall be erected that state "NO PARKING ANYTIME — FIRE LANE TOW ZONE."
[Ord. No. 04-17, § 1, 9-15-2004]
Austin Drive, north and south sides, for 20 feet in a westerly direction from the curve radius at Diamond Hill Road
[Ord. No. 02-25, § 1, 6-17-2002]
Beamis Avenue, both sides, from Oak Ridge Drive east to Mendon Road, from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
[Ord. of 11-19-1980(6)]
Beamis Avenue, resident parking only
[Ord. No. 02-29, § 1, 8-21-2002]
Bowen Street, north side, 10 feet west of the existing fire hydrant and 10 feet east of the easterly corner of the Cumberland Community Methodist Church parking lot entrance/exit and two signs shall be erected that state "NO PARKING ANYTIME — FIRE LANE TOW ZONE."
[Ord. No. 04-16, § 1, 9-15-2004]
Boyle Avenue, south side, entire length
[Ord. No. 91-15, 6-19-1991]
Chase Street, east side, from its intersection with the southerly line of Titus Street south to a point 20 feet south of such intersection
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Chase Street, east side, from its intersection with the northerly line of Meeting Street north to a point 20 feet north of such intersection
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Chase Street, east side, from its intersection with the northerly line of Meeting Street north to a point 20 feet north of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Chase Street, east side, from its intersection with the southerly line of Lusitana Street south to a point 20 feet south of such intersection
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Chase Street, east side, from its intersection with the northerly line of Lusitana Street north to a point 20 feet north of such intersection
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Chase Street, east side, from its intersection with the southerly line of Lusitana Avenue south to a point 20 feet south of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Chase Street, east side, from its intersection with the northerly line of Lusitana Avenue north to a point 20 feet north of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Chase Street, east side, from its intersection with the southerly line of Titus Street south to a point 20 feet south of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Chase Street, west side, from Titus Street to Meeting Street
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Chase Street, west side, from its intersection with the southerly line of Titus Street south to a point 20 feet south of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Chase Street, west side. Parking is allowed on the eastern side 20 feet from each intersection
[Ord. No. 90-16, 3-21-1990]
Chase Street, west side, from a point on the westerly side of Chase Street directly opposite the southerly line of Lusitana Avenue south to a point 20 feet south of such point
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Chase Street, west side, from its intersection with the northerly line of Meeting Street north to a point 20 feet north of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Chestnut Grove Avenue, at the end of the cul-de-sac from Pole #5 to 10 feet north of Pole #5, and 2 signs shall be erected that state "No Parking" on Chestnut Grove Avenue at the end of the cul-de-sac at Pole #5 and 10 feet north of Pole #5.
[Ord. No. 07-07, § 1, 3-7-2007]
Church Street, north side, from the easterly line of Broad Street to the westerly line of High Street.
[Ord. of 9-14-1972]
Clark Street, north side, from Hewes Street west to Kinsman Street, from 7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Monday through Friday
[Ord. of 12-16-1987]
Colonial Avenue, south side, from Diamond Hill Road east to Massachusetts Avenue
[Ord. of 11-18-1987]
Cook Road, both sides
[Ord. No. 90-8, 2-21-1990]
Cray Street, south side, entire length from Mendon Road to Victory Street
[Ord. No. 90-15, 3-7-1990]
Davis Street, east and west sides, from its intersections with the curb line of Pleasant Street to a point 20 feet southerly of said intersection, and also from a point formed by the intersection of the edge of pavement on the easterly and northerly sides of Davis Street to a point 20 feet northerly of said intersection
[Ord. No. 99-12, § 1, 5-18-1999]
Davis Street, north side, from a point formed by the intersection of the edge of pavement on the northerly and easterly sides of Davis Street to a point 20 feet east of said intersection
[Ord. No. 99-12, § 1, 5-18-1999]
Dorr Street, south side between Mendon Road and Castine Street
[Ord. No. 98-4, § 1, 3-18-1998]
Dorr Street, "No Parking" on the south side of Dorr Street from Maybury Street east to Meadowcrest Drive. Signage would be placed on south side of the street
[Ord. No. 09-19, § 1, 6-17-2009]
Dorr Street, 1 "No Parking Here to Corner" sign shall be placed on the north side of Dorr Street, approximately 85 feet from Meadowcrest Drive
[Ord. No. 09-19, § 1, 6-17-2009]
Evergreen Street, Cumberland Hill, both sides, from Farm Drive south to Hadde Avenue, from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.
[Ord. of 11-19-1980]
Evergreen Street, resident parking only
[Ord. No. 02-29, § 1, 8-21-2002]
Farm Drive, both sides, from Oak Ridge Drive east to Mendon Road, from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
[Ord. of 11-19-1980(5)]
Farm Drive, both sides, from Mendon Road to Apache Lane
[Ord. No. 90-20, 5-16-1990]
Fatima Drive, both sides, from the easterly line of High Street to the westerly line of Hatch Street.
[Ord. of 5-14-1970]
One "No Parking" sign on Fisher Road at the corner of Macari Drive at the entrance to Mercy Mount School and 1 "No Parking" sign to be placed on Fisher Road on BVE — Pole 1-1 and 1 "No Parking" sign on Fisher Road on BVE Pole 65k.
[Ord. No. 08-08, § 1, 4-2-2008]
Forest Avenue, on the southerly and easterly sides of Forest Avenue from its intersection with the curbline of Broad Street to the curbline of Chambers Street; on the northerly side of Forest Avenue from the curbline of Broad Street to its intersection with the curbline of River Street; and on the westerly side of Forest Avenue from its curbline of Chambers Street northerly for a distance of 25 feet.
[Added 1-21-2015 by Ord. No. 15-01]
Greenview Street, resident parking only
[Ord. No. 02-29, § 1, 8-21-2002; Ord. No. 02-32, §§ 1, 2, 10-2-2002]
Hamilton Street on the northerly side of Hamilton Street, from High Street to the point 250 feet westerly of High Street, and on the southerly side of Hamilton Street, from a point 150 feet westerly of High Street to a point 250 feet westerly of High Street
[Ord. of 6-11-1964(2); Ord. No. 01-16, § 1, 5-2-2001]
Hardwick Street, "No Parking" sign on the south side of Hardwick Street to be erected on BVE pole #1 and a "No Parking Here To Corner" sign on BVE pole #2
[Ord. No. 09-23, § 1, 7-15-2009]
Hardwick Street, "No Parking or Standing on Street" sign should be erected on the north side of the street on Hardwick Street adjacent to the fire hydrant. A second "No Parking or Standing on Street" sign to be placed near mailboxes on north side of Hardwick Street and a third "No Parking or Standing on Street" sign to be placed at a point on the north side of Hardwick Street at a point 185 feet east of Mendon Road
[Ord. No. 09-23, § 1, 7-15-2009]
Hatch Street, east side, northerly portion of Hatch Street, from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
[Ord. of 8-19-1981]
Hatch Street, west side, from Haven Street south to railroad right-of-way
[Ord. of 5-20-1981]
Haven Street, south side
[Ord. of 5-20-1981]
High Street, east side, from Mill Street north to Titus Street
[Ord. of 8-20-1980(4)]
Hines Road, 1 "No Parking Here to Corner" sign shall be erected on the west side of Hines Road at the intersection of Diamond Hill Road on BVE pole #2
[Ord. No. 09-07, § 1, 2-18-2009]
Industrial Drive, both sides, from Diamond Hill Road, east to dead end
[Ord. No. 93-19, § 1, 11-17-1993]
Jones Street, north side, from Pole 1-1 to a point 30 feet east of Pole 1-1
[Ord. of 11-18-1987]
Jones Street, north side, from Broad Street west to a point 125 feet from the intersection of Broad Street and Jones Street
[Ord. of 3-19-1980(3)]
Jones Street, south side, for the first 30 feet west of its intersection with the westerly line of Broad Street
[Ord. of 11-18-1987]
Jones Street, south side, from Broad Street west to Macondry Street
[Ord. of 3-19-1980(3)]
Kay Street, north side, for the first 100 feet from the intersection of Kay Street and Mendon Road.
[Ord. No. 92-9, 4-15-1992]
Kay Street, south side, for the first 100 feet from the intersection of Kay Street and Mendon Road.
[Ord. No. 92-23, 10-7-1992]
Kern Boulevard, both sides, from Reservoir Road south to the dead end
[Ord. of 8-20-1980(1)]
Kinsman Street, east side, from Clark Street north to the end of the Central Grammar School property, from 7:45 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. and 2:15 p.m. to 3:15 p.m., Monday through Friday
[Ord. of 12-16-1987]
Knollcrest Drive, resident parking only
[Ord. No. 02-29, § 1, 8-21-2002]
Legion Avenue, 1 "No Parking Here To Corner" sign shall be erected on Legion Avenue approximately 15 feet north of the intersection of Manville Hill Road
[Ord. No. 07-11, § 1, 5-2-2007]
Lippitt Avenue, both sides, from Old Angell Road north to the intersection of Leigh Road in the area of Pole #6
[Ord. of 12-16-1987]
Lusitana Avenue, north side. Parking is allowed on the south side 20 feet west of Broad Street to a point 20 feet before the intersection of Chase Street
[Ord. No. 90-16, 3-21-1990]
Lusitana Avenue, south side, from a point 20 feet west of Broad Street to a point 20 feet before Chase Street
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Lusitana Avenue, both sides, from Broad Street west to Chase Street
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Macondry Street, both sides, from the southern end of Macondry Street for the first approximately 100 feet to Pole #9 on Macondry Street north of the intersection of Titus Street
[Ord. of 7-15-1987]
Main Street, "No Parking On This Side of Street" signs be erected on the east side of Main Street.
[Ord. No. 09-12, § 1, 6-3-2009]
Martin Street, north side, from Woodward Street to Mendon Road
[Ord. of 8-20-1980(3)]
Martin Street, north side, from Mendon Road west to the Cumberland-Lincoln line
[Ord. No. 90-19, 5-2-1990]
Martin Street, south side, from James McKee Way west to the Cumberland-Lincoln line
[Ord. No. 90-19, 5-2-1990]
Maybury Street: All parking shall be prohibited on the east side of Maybury Street
[Ord. No. 06-22, § 1, 10-18-2006]
Maybury Street, west side, a distance of 30 feet form its intersection with Marshall Avenue
[Ord. No. 93-8, § 1, 5-5-1993]
Meeting Street, south side. Parking is allowed on the north side from a point 20 feet west of Broad Street to a point 20 feet before the intersection of Chase Street
[Ord. No. 90-16, 3-21-1990]
Meeting Street, south side, 10 feet east of Blackstone Valley Electric Pole No. 10 and a sign shall be erected that states, "NO PARKING HERE TO CORNER."
[Ord. No. 04-33, § 1, 1-5-2005]
Meeting Street, north side, from a point 20 feet east of its intersection with Chase Street to the easterly line of Chase Street
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Meeting Street, north side, from its intersection with Broad Street to a point 20 feet west of the westerly line of Broad Street
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Meeting Street, north side, from its intersection with the westerly line of Chase Street west to a point 20 feet west of such intersection
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Meeting Street, north side, from its intersection with the westerly line of Chase Street west to a point 20 feet west of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Meeting Street, north side, from 20 feet east of Chase Street to the easterly line of Chase Street.
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Meeting Street, north side, from Broad Street to a point 20 feet west of the westerly line of Broad Street
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Middle Street, west side, "No Parking here to corner" approximately 15 feet north of Wiggin Street
[Ord. No. 05-35, § 1, 10-19-2005]
Mill Street, south side, from Borad Street to the railroad tracks, and along Valley Falls Heritage Park site
[Ord. No. 95-12, § 1, 6-7-1995]
Mill Street, south side, from Spring Street east to School Street
[Ord. of 6-8-1972]
Mill Street, Lonsdale, north side, from easterly line of Mendon Road to Broad Street
[Ord. of 11-19-1980(3)]
Mill Street, Lonsdale, north side, from easterly line of Mendon Road to the westerly property line of Penn Central Railroad right-of-way
[Ord. of 11-11-1971]
Mullen Street, both sides, from Farm Drive south to Hadde Avenue, from 6:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
[Ord. of 11-19-1980(7)]
Mullen Street, resident parking only
[Ord. No. 02-29, § 1, 8-21-2002]
North Attleboro Road, no parking without police approval, both sides, from Nate Whipple Highway northeast to the Massachusetts state line
[Ord. of 10-15-1980(1); amended 8-1-2018 by Ord. No. 18-17]
North Garden Street, southern side adjacent to the baseball field
[Ord. No. 93-7, § 1, 4-21-1993]
Old Diamond Hill Road, both sides of the southerly section
[Ord. of 1-18-1984]
Park Street, east side, 40 feet north from Rosemont Avenue
[Ord. No. 92-27, 10-21-1992]
Pleasant Street for a distance of 15 feet from its intersection with High Street. This parking restriction shall be for the portion of Pleasant Street between High Street and Broad Street on the south side of Pleasant Street as indicated by official signs
[Ord. No. 92-34, § 1, 12-16-1992]
Reservoir Road, both sides, from a point 0.2 mile west of the causeway east to Torrey Road
[Ord. of 8-20-1980(5)]
Reservoir Road, both sides, from Fisher Road east to Torrey Road
[Ord. of 10-15-1980(2)]
Reservoir Road, both sides, from the west end of the causeway east to a point 500 feet north of Torrey Road
[Ord. of 10-12-1972]
Rosemont Avenue, north side, 40 feet from the intersection of Park Street, traveling east
[Ord. No. 92-28, 10-21-1992]
Ryan Street, both sides
[Ord. of 4-10-1975]
Scarborough Road, both sides, from 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday
[Ord. No. 90-21, 5-16-1990]
Scarborough Road, resident parking only
[Ord. No. 02-29, § 1, 8-21-2002]
Scott Road, south side, from the easterly line of Mendon Road to a point 1,000 feet east along Scott Road
[Ord. of 3-12-2007]
Scott Road, north side, from the point in the northerly line of Scott Road 35 feet east of utility pole #2 east to the point in the northerly line of Scott Road 5 feet east of utility pole #2-1
[Ord. of 8-18-1988]
Scott Road, north side, from utility pole #2 east to utility pole #3
[Ord. No. 88-8, 3-2-1988]
Scott Road, north side, from utility pole 1-1 westerly 100 feet to the corner of Mendon Road
[Ord. No. 02-26, § 1, 8-7-2002]
Seneca Street, north side, from its intersection with Diamond Hill Road to a point 158 feet from the easterly curb line of said Diamond Hill Road.
[Ord. No. 98-12, § 1, 5-20-1998]
Seneca Street, south side, commencing at a point 125 feet from the easterly curb line of Diamond Hill Road and running to a point 225 feet from said easterly curb line
[Ord. No. 98-12, § 1, 5-20-1998]
Shelter Lane, north side, beginning at intersection with Mendon Road
[Ord. No. 96-16, § 1, 6-19-1996]
Shelter Lane, south side, from its intersection with Mendon Road to a point 135 feet from said intersection with Mendon Road
[Ord. No. 98-23, § 1, 8-19-1998]
Tingley Road, both sides, from Torrey Road north for 500 feet
[Ord. of 8-20-1980(2)]
Tingley Road, both sides, from Torrey Road north to Burnt Swamp Road
[Ord. of 10-15-1980(3)]
Titus Street, north side. Parking is allowed on the south side from a point 20 feet from Broad Street to a point 20 feet before the intersection of Chase Street
[Ord. No. 90-16, 3-21-1990]
Titus Street, north side
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Titus Street, north side, from Broad Street to High Street
[Ord. No. 90-12, 3-7-1990]
Titus Street, north side, from its intersection with the westerly line of Winter Street west to a point 20 feet west of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Titus Street, north side, from its intersection with the easterly line of Winter Street east to a point 20 feet east of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Titus Street, south side, from its intersection with the westerly line of Broad Street west to a point 20 feet west of such intersection
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Titus Street, south side, from its intersection with the westerly line of Chase Street west to a point 20 feet west of such intersection
[Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Titus Street, south side, from its intersection with the westerly line of Broad Street west to a point 20 feet west of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Titus Street, south side, from its intersection with the westerly line of Chase Street west to a point 20 feet west of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988]
Titus Street, south side, from its intersection with the easterly line of Chase Street east to a point 20 feet east of such intersection
[Ord. No. 88-13, 5-4-1988; Ord. No. 90-1, 1-3-1990]
Victory Street, from 12 feet south of Cray Street to 12 feet north of Cray Street
[Ord. No. 90-14, 3-7-1990]
Waumsett Avenue, across from driveways on the portion of Waumsett Avenue that is on the westerly side of Diamond Hill Road
[Added 4-19-2017 by Ord. No. 17-08]
West Wrentham Road, east side, from a point 100 feet from the easterly side of Mendon Road north on West Wrentham, continuing from this point for 2,500 feet north to a point opposite BVE Pole No. 21
[Ord. of 1-21-1981]
Whipple Street, east side, from Dexter Street north to Bowen Street
[Ord. No. 90-34, 8-15-1990]
Whipple Road, north side, from Nate Whipple Highway to Abbott Run Valley Road
[Ord. No. 90-11, 3-7-1990]
White Pine Drive, no parking without police approval, both sides, from North Attleboro Road southeast to the dead end
[Added 8-1-2018 by Ord. No. 18-17]
Woodward Street, 12 feet from the intersection of Cray Street on both sides of Woodward Street.
[Ord. No. 90-13, 3-7-1990]
Woodward Street, 12 feet before the intersection of Woodward Street and Bill Street
[Ord. No. 90-13, 3-7-1990]
[Ord. No. 93-6, § 1, 4-21-1993]
It shall be unlawful for any person to park in any area designated as a no-parking or handicapped parking zone. Violations of § 38-52 shall be subject to a fine of $15 for each offense related to a no-parking zone and $25 for each offense related to parking in a handicapped parking zone without proper state certification as a handicapped person.
A handicapped parking area shall be designated in front of the following areas:
Location
Bowen Street: the parking area on the northerly side of Bowen Street 20 feet in from Broad Street
[Added 11-18-2015 by Ord. No. 15-22]
7 Cray Street: directly in front of the Cumberland Public Safety Union Hall
[Ord. No. 10-12, § 1, 6-2-2010]
93 Cumberland Street, south side: the 29-foot section of curbing in front of No. 93 Cumberland Street
[Ord. No. 05-38, § 1, 11-16-2005]
Eddy Street: the parking area in front of No. 13 Eddy Street
[Added 8-17-2016 by Ord. No. 16-16]
20 Front Street, east side: the 29-foot section of curbing in front of No. 20 Front Street
[Ord. No. 05-37, § 1, 11-16-2005]
8 Main Street
[Ord. No. 93-2, § 1, 2-17-1993]
10 Main Street: in front of No. 10 Main Street (westbound side)
[Ord. No. 12-05, § 1, 3-7-2012]
11 Meeting Street: the parking area in front of pole No. 41
[Ord. No. 13-15, § 1, 6-19-2013]
Middle Street, east side: the 29-foot section of curbing in front of No. 34 Middle Street
[Ord. No. 06-27, § 1, 12-20-2006]
15 Rosemont Avenue, south side: the 29-foot section of curbing in front of No. 15 Rosemont Avenue
[Ord. No. 08-29, § 1, 9-3-2008]
Rosemont Avenue: the parking area in front of No. 16 Rosemont Avenue
[Added 3-15-2017 by Ord. No. 17-04]
Tucker Field: along the southern fence adjacent to the entrance of Tucker Field football field area
[Ord. No. 06-23, § 1, 10-18-2006]
Waterman Street, north side: the 29-foot section of curbing in front of No. 12 Waterman Street
[Ord. No. 02-23, § 1, 6-19-2002]
Woodward Street: the parking area in front of 4 Woodward Street
[Ord. No. 12-17, § 1, 7-18-2012]
Woodward Street: the parking area in front of 12 Woodward Street
[Ord. No. 13-02, § 1, 2-20-2013]
53 Woodward Street
[Ord. No. 93-3, § 1, 2-17-1993]
The Director of Public Works shall see that a sign be posted and the area marked so indicating such parking restriction.
[Ord. No. 99-44, §§ 3 — 6, 12-1-1999; Ord. No. 02-06, § 2, 3-6-2002; Ord. No. 10-02, § 2, 2-17-2010]
(a) 
In order to create a unified code of penalties for violations of Town parking regulations, the Town Council hereby enacts the following schedule of fines:
(1) 
Parking in prohibited areas: $25.
(2) 
Parking in a designated handicapped area: $75.
(3) 
Parking in a fire lane: $75.
(4) 
Parking within 10 feet of a fire hydrant: $75.
(5) 
Parking in a designated crosswalk: $75.
(6) 
Parking as to obstruct a private road or driveway: $50.
(7) 
Parking on a sidewalk: $75.
(8) 
Double parking: $50.
(9) 
Parking left wheels to curb: $25.
(10) 
Parking as to obstruct a wheelchair ramp: $75.
(11) 
Parking or stopping as to obstruct traffic on a public street: $40.
(12) 
Parking in a loading zone: $50.
(13) 
Parking a boat or trailer in a street: $50.
(14) 
Parking within an intersection: $50.
(15) 
Parking within 20 feet of a crosswalk: $25.
(16) 
Parking during a snow ban: $75.
(17) 
Parking on Town owned property where posted: $75.
(b) 
For the purposes of citation and enforcement under this section, each day shall be considered a separate violation.
(c) 
Failure to pay the imposed fine within 14 days of issuance shall cause the original fine imposed to be doubled.
(d) 
Failure to pay the imposed fine within 21 days of issuance shall cause the original fine to be tripled.
[Ord. No. 02-06, § 1, 3-6-2002]
(a) 
Parking on Town owned lawns and landscaped areas is prohibited. It shall be unlawful for any person to park anywhere whatsoever on Town owned lawns or landscaped areas after being duly posted.
(b) 
The director of public works, or his designee, is hereby authorized to post a "no parking tow away" sign on any Town-owned lawn or landscaped area or where otherwise indicated.
(c) 
The penalty for violation shall subject the owner to a maximum fine of $50 and the towing of said vehicle at owner's expense.
(d) 
No parking sign. Upon the designation of the public works director, the public works department shall give notice of such designation to the public of such prohibited area by causing signs to be posted at the location. Said sign shall state: "Town Property. No Parking Anytime, Tow Zone". Such sign shall be of a standard size and color and of standard lettering and mounting conforming to specifications established by the Chief of Police and shall contain a notice as to the maximum penalty for violation.
[Ord. of 1-19-1983, § I; Ord. of 11-21-1984, § I]
The local Fire Chief or his designated representative is authorized to establish fire lanes on private property devoted to public use (all industrial commercial and residential over six units, schools and health care facilities). The designation by the Fire Chief or his designated representative of such fire lanes shall never be held to make the Town responsible for maintenance of such fire lanes, but the owner of such property shall continue to be responsible for the maintenance of such area.
[Ord. of 1-19-1983, § IV; Ord. of 11-21-1984, § IV]
The official record of the designation and location of fire lanes shall be kept in the office of the Building Official.
[Ord. of 1-19-1983, § II; Ord. of 11-21-1984, § II]
Parking of a motor vehicle in a fire lane or otherwise obstructing fire lanes shall be prohibited at all times.
[Ord. of 1-19-1983, § III; Ord. of 11-21-1984, § III; Ord. No. 93-18, § 1, 10-20-1993]
Upon the designation of a fire lane pursuant to this division, the local Fire Chief shall give notice of such designation to the owner of such area directing the owner to cause signs to be posted at the expense of the owner at the designated location. Such sign shall state: "Fire Lane, No Parking Anytime, Tow Zone." Such signs shall be of a standard size and color and of standard lettering and mounting conforming to specifications established by the local Fire Chief and shall contain a notice as to the maximum penalty for violations.
The entire length of Kern Boulevard shall be designated a fire lane and parking on both sides shall be prohibited consistent with the provisions of this section.
[Ord. of 1-19-1983, § V; Ord. of 11-21-1984, § V; Ord. No. 10-02, § 3, 2-17-2010]
It shall be unlawful for the owner or operator of any motor vehicle to park the vehicle in any area designated as a fire lane. Violators of the provisions of this division shall be subject to a fine not exceeding $75 for each offense.
[Ord. of 1-19-1983, § VI; Ord. of 11-21-1984, § VI]
A vehicle illegally parked or disabled in a fire lane may be towed away at the expense of the owner. The fee to be charged is not to exceed the public utilities commission rate for towing.