The words and phrases used in this chapter shall, for the purpose of this chapter, have the meanings respectively ascribed to them by Article 1 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of the State of New York.
The following words and phrases, which are not defined by Article 1 of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of the State of New York, shall have the meanings respectively ascribed to them in this section for the purposes of this chapter:
- The prolongation of the lateral line of a curb or, in the absence of a curb, the lateral boundary line of the highway.
- New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas shall be considered holidays.
- OFFICIAL TIME STANDARD
- Whenever certain hours are named herein or on traffic control devices, they shall mean the time standard which is in current use in this state.
- PUBLIC PARKING LOT
- A plot or parcel of land owned and/or leased by the Town of Southold, not including highways, upon or within which the parking of vehicles is regulated by signs and/or parking meters.
The Superintendent of Highways of the Town of Southold shall install and maintain traffic control devices when and as required under the provisions of this chapter, to make effective the provisions of this chapter, and may install and maintain such additional traffic control devices as he may deem necessary to regulate, warn or guide traffic, under and subject to the provisions of the Vehicle and Traffic Law of the State of New York.