City of Franklin, WI
Milwaukee County
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[HISTORY: Adopted by the Common Council of the City of Franklin 8-5-1997 by Ord. No. 97-1461 as Ch. 8 of the 1997 Code. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Except as otherwise specifically provided in this chapter, the statutory provisions of Chs. 340 through 348 and § 941.01(1), Wis. Stats., describing and defining regulations with respect to vehicles and traffic, exclusive of any regulations for which the statutory penalty is a fine or term of imprisonment, are hereby adopted and by reference made a part of this chapter as if fully set forth herein. Any act required to be performed or prohibited by any statute incorporated herein by reference is required or prohibited by this chapter. Any future amendments, revisions or modifications of the statutes incorporated herein are intended to be made part of this chapter in order to secure uniform statewide regulation of traffic on the highways, streets and alleys of the state.
The City Council hereby determines that the statutory speed limits on the following streets or portions thereof are unreasonable, unsafe or imprudent and modifies such speed limits under authority granted by § 349.11, Wis. Stats. as follows:
A. 
Speed limits increased. Speed limits established by § 346.57(4)(e), Wis. Stats. are increased to 35 miles per hour unless otherwise noted on all through highways designated in § 245-3, except the speed limit for trucks only on S. 68th Street shall be 25 miles per hour. The speed limit on highways within the Franklin Business Park and the Franklin Industrial Park and on South 60th Street from West Ryan Road to West Oakwood Road shall be 30 miles per hour.
[Amended 12-15-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1526; 12-21-2010 by Ord. No. 2010-2035]
B. 
Speed limits decreased. With the approval of the Department of Transportation, the speed limits set forth in § 346.57(4)(f) and (g), Wis. Stats. are hereby decreased as hereinafter set forth upon the following streets or portions thereof:
[Amended 12-15-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1526
Name of Street
Location
Speed Limit
(mph)
S. 60th Street
[Added 3-5-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-1707; amended 10-17-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-1892]
Between W. Oakwood Road and W. South County Line Road
30
S. 68th Street
[Amended 11-1-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-2239]
From W. Loomis Road to W. Ryan Road
30
W. Forest Hill Avenue
From S. 76th Street to W. Loomis Road
25
W. Puetz Road
[Added 11-17-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1581]
Between S. 27th Street and Hunting Park Drive
30
W. Woelfel Road and S. 92nd Street
Between STH 100 and Rawson Avenue
25
A. 
In the interest of public safety and pursuant to § 349.07, Wis. Stats., the following streets or portions thereof are declared to be through highways, and traffic signs and signals giving notice thereof shall be erected by the Department of Public Works in accordance with § 245-9 of this chapter:
Name of Street
Limits
College Avenue
From the west City limits to the west curbline of STH 41
County Line Road
From the west curbline of STH 41 to and including the east curbline of S. 60th Street, and from the west curbline of S. 76th Street to and including the east curbline of S. 124th Street
Drexel Avenue
From the west curbline of STH 41 to and including the east curbline of STH 36
Oakwood Road
From the west curbline of STH 41 to and including the east curbline of STH 45
Puetz Road
[Amended 8-3-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1569]
From the 4200 Block to and including the east curbline of STH 100
S. 51st Street
From the north City limits to and including the north curbline of STH 100
S. 60th Street
From the south curbline of STH 100 to and including the north curbline of the County Line Road
S. 68th Street
[Amended 11-1-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-2239]
From the north City limits to and including the end of S. 68th Street
S. 92nd Street
From the south curbline of STH 100 to and including the north curbline of the County Line Road
S. 112th Street
From the south curbline of W. Ryan Road to and including the north curbline of County Line Road
S. 116th Street
[Amended 11-1-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-2239]
From the north curbline of W. Ryan Road to and including the south curbline of W. St. Martins Road
W. Church St.
[Amended 11-1-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-2239]
From the west curbline of STH 100 to S. Mission Drive, except that the speed limit shall be 30 miles per hour, and from S. Mission Drive to the east curbline of W. St. Martins Road shall be 25 miles per hour
W. Ryan Road
From the west curbline of STH 36 to and including the west county line
B. 
Stops required. Vehicles are required to stop at the following locations:
Location
Direction of Travel
Required Stop
28th Street and W. Southway Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
East
W. Southway Drive
31st Street and W. Skamra Avenue
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
East
W. Skamra Avenue
34th Street and W. Southway Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
W. Southway Drive
34th Street
North or south
Intersection of Forest Hill Avenue
40th Street and Acre Avenue
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
North
S. 40th Street
42nd Street and Anita Lane
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
W. Anita Lane
42nd Street and Mary Ann Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
W. Mary Ann Drive
42nd Street and W. Sharon Lane
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
W. Sharon Lane
46th Street and Minnesota Avenue
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
North
S. 46th Street
46th Street and W. Marquette Avenue
Any direction
Intersection of S. 46th Street and W. Marquette Avenue
48th Street and W. Madison Avenue
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
South
S. 48th Street
48th Street and W. Minnesota Avenue
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
North
S. 48th Street
56th Street and W. Allwood Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
North
S. 56th Street
57th Street and W. Allwood Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
North
S. 57th Street
57th Street and W. Cascade Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
South
S. 57th Street
58th Street and W. Cascade Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
South
S. 58th Street
59th Street and W. Allwood Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
North
S. 59th Street
59th Street and W. Cascade Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
South
S. 59th Street
118th Street and W. James Avenue
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
South
S. 118th Street
120th Court and W. James Avenue
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
North
S. 120th Court
120th Street and W. James Avenue
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
South
S. 120th Street
Brunn Drive
North
Brunn Drive south of Lindner Drive, stopping the northbound traffic on Brunn Drive
Brunn Drive and Karth Court
Any direction
Intersection of Brunn Drive and Karth Court
Elm Court and S. 89th Street
[Added 1-18-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1591]
Three-way stop
Intersection of Elm Court and S. 89th Street
Forest Meadows Court and S. Forest Meadows Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
East
Forest Meadows Court
Forest Meadows Drive, Forest Hill Avenue and drive to Forest Park Middle School
Any direction
Intersection of Forest Meadows Drive, Forest Hill Avenue and the drive to Forest Park Middle School
Four Oaks Drive and Cascade Drive
Any direction
Intersection of Four Oaks Drive and Cascade Drive
Grant Lane and Sunnybrook Lane
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
South
S. Grant Lane
Highways intersecting through highways
Before entering or crossing such through highway
Hunting Park Drive
[Added 8-3-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1569]
East and west
Intersection of Puetz Road
Legend Creek Court
[Added 2-20-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1909]
South
Intersection of Legend Creek Court and Woodfield Court
Lindner Drive
West
On Lindner Drive east of Brunn Drive, stopping the westbound traffic on W. Lindner Drive
Minnesota Avenue
East or west
Intersection of S. 49th Street
Puetz Road and S. 51st Street
[Added 8-3-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1569]
Any direction
Intersection of Puetz Road and S. 51st Street
Puetz Road and S. 68th Street
[Added 8-3-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1569]
Any direction
Intersection of Puetz Road and S. 68th Street
Redwood Court and W. Birchwood Lane
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
South
S. Redwood Court
Royal Court
[Added 4-20-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1547]
East
Intersection of Royal Court and S. 36th Street, stopping east- bound traffic from exiting Royal Court
Southview Drive and Pineberry Ridge Drive
Any direction
Intersection of Southview Drive and Pineberry Ridge Drive
S. 28th Street
North or south
Intersection of Forest Hill Avenue
S. 29th Street and W. Central Avenue
Any direction
Intersection of S. 29th Street and W. Central Avenue
S. 29th Street and W. Hilltop Lane
Any direction
Intersection of S. 29th Street and W. Hilltop Lane
S. 29th Street and W. Southland Drive
Any direction
Intersection of S. 29th Street and W. Southland Drive
S. 31st Street and Central Avenue
Any direction
Intersection of S. 31st Street and Central Avenue
S. 31st Street and Southwood Drive
Any direction
Intersection of S. 31st Street and Southwood Drive
S. 33rd Street and W. Briarwood Drive
[Added 9-23-2003 by Ord. No. 2003-1765]
--
Intersection of S. 33rd Street and W. Briarwood Drive
S. 33rd Street and W. Southwood Drive
Any direction
Intersection of S. 33rd Street and W. Southwood Drive
S. 35th Street and Acre Avenue
Any direction
Intersection of S. 35th Street and Acre Avenue
S. 35th Street and W. Central Avenue
[Added 11-20-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-1684]
Any direction
Intersection of S. 35th Street and W. Central Avenue
S. 35th Street and W. Sycamore Avenue
Any direction
Intersection of S. 35th Street and W. Sycamore Avenue
S. 37th Place
[Added 10-21-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-2149]
North and south
Intersection with W. Madison Boulevard
S. 41st Street and W. Southwood Drive
Any direction
Intersection of S. 41st Street and W. Southwood Drive
S. 42nd Street and W. Southland Drive
Any direction
Intersection of S. 42nd Street and W. Southland Drive
S. 49th Street and W. Madison Avenue
Any direction
Intersection of S. 49th Street and W. Madison Avenue
S. 60th Street and W. Cascade Drive
Any direction
Northwest corner of S. 60th Street and W. Cascade Drive
S. 73rd Street and W. Imperial Drive
Any direction
Intersection of S. 73rd Street and W. Imperial Drive
S. 79th Street and Bur Oak Drive
Any direction
Intersection of S. 79th Street and Bur Oak Drive
S. 81st Street and W. Elm Court
Any direction
Intersection of S. 81st Street and W. Elm Court
S. 82nd Street and W. Southview Drive
[Added 8-25-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1510]
Any direction
Intersection of S. 82nd Street and W. Southview Drive
S. 84th Street
South and north
Intersection of Elm Court
S. 85th Street and W. Beacon Hill Drive
Any direction
Intersection of S. 85th Street and W. Beacon Hill Drive
S. 85th Street
[Added 2-20-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1909]
North
Intersection of S. 85th Street and W. Woodfield Drive
S. 118th Street and W. Woods Road
Any direction
Intersection of S. 118th Street and W. Woods Road
S. Forest Meadows Drive and Beacon Hill Drive
[Added 11-14-2000 by Ord. No. 2001-1622]
Any direction
Intersection of S. Forest Meadows and Beacon Hill Drive
S. Forest Meadows Drive and Woodfield Drive
[Added 11-14-2000 by Ord. No. 2001-1622]
Any direction
Intersection of S. Forest Meadows and Woodfield Drive
Sherwood Court and Sherwood Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
Sherwood Court
S. Margaret Lane and S. 76th Street service drive
[Added 4-21-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1490; repealed 2-15-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1593]
S. Mission Drive and W. Church Street
Any direction
Intersection of S. Mission Drive and W. Church Street
S. Mission Drive
[Added 8-24-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-1807]
South
W. Robinwood Lane
S. North Cape Road
[Added 9-20-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-2232]
North and south
Intersection of W. Rawson Avenue
S. Springhill Lane and S. Sherwood Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
S. Springhill Lane
S. Steepleview Drive
[Added 2-16-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1484]
North
Intersection of Beacon Hill Drive
S. Tifton Drive and W. Minnesota Avenue
Any direction
Intersection of S. Tifton Drive and W. Minnesota Avenue
Southview Drive and Pineberry Ridge Drive
Any direction
Intersection of Southview Drive and Pineberry Ridge Drive
W. Acre Avenue and Mary Ann Drive
Any direction
Intersection of W. Acre Avenue and W. Mary Ann Drive
W. Candlestick Lane and S. Mission Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
W. Candlestick Lane
W. Central Avenue and S. Sherwood Drive
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
W. Central Avenue
W. Church Street and Mission Hills Drive
Any direction
Intersection of W. Church Street and Mission Hills Drive
W. Dory Drive and S. 35th Street
Any direction
At the north intersection of W. Dory Drive and S. 35th Street
W. Drexel Avenue and S. 83rd Street/S. Forest Meadows Drive
[Added 11-17-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1583]
Any direction
Intersection of W. Drexel Avenue and S. 83rd Street/S. Forest Meadows Drive
W. Elm Court
[Added 8-23-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1849]
East
Intersection of W. Elm Leaf Lane
W. Fitzsimmons Road
[Amended 1-23-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1906]
East
Intersection of W. Fitzsimmons Road with S. 31st Street
W. Glenwood Drive and S. 42nd Street
[Added 7-28-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1609]
Intersection of W. Glenwood Drive and S. 42nd Street
W. High Street
East or west
Intersection of S. 81st Street and S. 79th Street
W. Hilltop Lane
[Added 5-20-2003 by Ord. No. 2003-1749]
East or west
Intersection of W. Hilltop Lane at S. 47th Street
W. James Avenue and 121st Street
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
S. 121st Street
W. Lindner Drive and S. 70th Street
Any direction
Intersection of W. Lindner Drive and S. 70th Street
W. Maplecrest Drive and S. 36th Street
[Added 7-25-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1608]
Intersection of W. Maplecrest Drive and S. 36th Street
W. Margaret Lane and S. 99th Street/Elm Leaf Lane
Any direction
Intersection of W. Margaret Lane at S. 99th Street/Elm Leaf Lane in Elm Leaf Heights Subdivision
W. Minnesota Avenue
[Added 5-22-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1912]
East or west
Intersection of W. Minnesota Avenue with S. 31st Street
W. Oakwood Road and S. 92nd Street
[Added 10-17-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1618]
Any direction
Intersection of W. Oakwood Road and S. 92nd Street
W. Puetz Road (service road) and 83rd Street
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
East
W. Puetz Road (service road)
W. Puetz Road (service road) and 84th Street
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
West
W. Puetz Road (service road)
W. Rhoder Avenue and 121st Street
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
East
W. Rhoder Avenue
W. Rhoder Avenue and S. Carroll Circle
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
Southwest
W. Rhoder Avenue
W. Ryan Road service drive (industrial park) and S. 60th Street
[Added 12-5-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1623]
--
On W. Ryan Road service drive at the intersection of S. 60th Street
W. Ryan Place and 92nd Street
[Added 12-20-2005 by Ord. No. 2005-1869]
Northwest
W. Ryan Place
W. Southland Drive
West
Intersection of S. 29th Street
W. Woelfel Road, S. 92nd Street and Kensington Way
Any direction
Intersection of W. Woelfel Road, S. 92nd Street and Kensington Way
Whitnall Edge Circle
West
On the east connection of Whitnall Edge Circle as it intersects with Whitnall Edge Drive
Whitnall Edge Drive
West
On the west loop of the turnaround located at the east end of Whitnall Edge Drive as it intersects with Whitnall Edge Drive
W. Woodview Drive
[Added 9-21-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-1813]
East and west
S. 94th Street
W. Woodward Drive and S. 42nd Street
[Added 10-17-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1619]
Intersection of W. Woodward Drive and S. 42nd Street
C. 
Private drives, etc. All vehicular traffic exiting from a private drive, alley or parking lot shall stop before entering or crossing any local street or highway in the City.
D. 
Yield intersections. All vehicular traffic proceeding on Mary Ann Drive shall yield the right-of-way to all vehicular traffic on Acre Avenue.
[Amended 11-1-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-2239]
Under § 349.10, Wis. Stats., the following streets and parts thereof are declared to be one-way streets, and no person shall operate any vehicle thereon except in the indicated direction:
Name of Street
Location
Church Street
From S. 116th to St. Martins Road
A. 
Parking limits. When signs or parking meters are erected in any block giving notice thereof, no person shall park a vehicle for longer than the period specified in this section upon the following streets or portions of streets at any time between 7:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m., except Sundays and the following holidays: Christmas Day, New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day and Thanksgiving Day:
(1) 
One-hour parking limit: None. This subsection reserved for future amendments.
(2) 
Two-hour parking limit:
Name of Street
Sides
Time Limit
Location
Rawson Avenue
North and south
2 hours
Between S. 27th Street and S. 51st Street
S. 68th Street
West
2 hours
From a point 1,400 feet north of W. Rawson Avenue to a point 2,000 feet north of W. Rawson Avenue
B. 
Parking meters. Parking meters shall be installed by the Department of Public Works in compliance with the provisions of Subsection A at the following locations: None. This subsection reserved for future amendments.
C. 
All-night parking regulated. When signs have been erected at or reasonably near the corporate limits of the City as provided in § 349.13, Wis. Stats., no person shall park any vehicle between 2:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. on Mondays through Saturdays and between 3:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. on Sundays from December 1 to April 1, except physicians on emergency calls, on any street in the City. Permission to park contrary to provisions of this subsection may be granted by the Police Department upon request for reason of emergency and unforeseen conditions, provided that such parking would not interfere with snow removal operations.
[Amended 11-4-1997 by Ord. No. 97-1473; 8-16-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-2229]
D. 
No parking. No person shall park, stop or leave standing any vehicle, whether attended or unattended, at the times indicated upon the following streets or portions of streets:
(1) 
On any street posted with temporary "No Parking" signs.
(2) 
On public or private property, properly posted, as provided in § 346.55(4), Wis. Stats.
[Amended 12-15-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1526]
(3) 
In the alleyway 120 feet southwest of St. Martins Road, between Spring Street and Swiss Street.
(4) 
At any time on the following streets or portions of streets:
Name of Street
Sides
Location
Airways Avenue
Within the Franklin Industrial Park
Basswood Drive
[Added 5-18-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1550]
Both
Between S. Franklin Drive and S. Oakwood Park Drive
Cortez Circle
North connections, to S. Lovers Lane Road (STH 100) for a distance of 70 feet east of the curbline of S. Lovers Lane Road
Cortez Circle
Both
On both sides of the south connection of Cortez Circle to S. Lovers Lane Road (STH 100) for a distance of 70 feet east of the curbline of S. Lovers Lane Road
Countryside Drive
[Added 2-19-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-1697]
East
From W. Rawson Avenue to 100 feet south
Countryside Drive
[Added 2-19-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-1697]
West
From W. Rawson Avenue to 50 feet south
Drexel Avenue
[Amended 8-15-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-1886]
Both
From 66th Street to 950 feet east
Ironwood Drive
[Added 5-18-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1550]
Both
W. Franklin Drive and S. Oakwood Park Drive
Lake Pointe Drive
The first 200 feet west of S. 76th Street in the Old Orchard Subdivision
Legend Drive
East
From Schlueter Parkway to a point 325 feet south of Schlueter Parkway (driveway to Legend Park shelter)
Legend Drive
East
From the north intersection of Forest Hill Circle to a point 490 feet to the north of the north intersection of Forest Hill Circle
Legend Drive
West
30 feet north and south of the driveway to City Hall parking lot located 330 feet south of Schlueter Parkway
Marquette Avenue
[Added 8-3-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1570]
South
From approximately 207 feet to 245 feet east of the center line of S. 46th Street
Mission Drive
[Added 6-22-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1559]
East
Between Church Street and Mission Court
Mission Drive
[Added 8-24-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-1808]
West
From Robinwood Lane to 150 feet north, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on school days
Riverwood Boulevard
[Added 11-17-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1582; amended 10-16-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1929
Both
In the Riverwood Village Shopping Center between W. Rawson Avenue and S. 27th Street, except 335 feet along the west side, 485 feet to 820 feet north of W. Rawson Avenue and except 30 feet fronting the center of building 2 where parking will be posted no parking for emergency response.
Robinwood Lane
[Added 8-24-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-1809; repealed 3-20-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1910]
Schlueter Parkway
East
From Legend Drive to a point 150 feet north of the center line of Legend Drive
S. Sceptor Drive
East
From a point 850 feet south of W. Church Street to a point 1,000 feet south of W. Church Street
S. 27th Street
W. College Avenue to W. Sycamore Avenue
S. 27th Street
West
Between the 8700 block and the 9100 block
S. 27th Street
West
From a point 115 feet south of the center line of W. Elm Road to a point 445 feet south of the center line of W. Elm Road
S. 27th Street (US 41)
West
From a point 1,945 feet south of the center line of W. Ryan Road to a point 3,465 feet south of such center line
S. 27th Street
West
From Ryan Road to a point 1,350 feet north of Ryan Road
S. 31st Street
[Added 6-16-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-2180]
Both
From its intersection with W. Minnesota Avenue to 150 feet to the north, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on weekdays
S. 31st Street
Both
From the south right-of-way line of W. Ryan Road to a point 40 feet south of the south right-of-way line of W. Ryan Road
S. 31st Street
[Added 9-1-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-2189]
East
From W. Rawson Avenue to 400 feet south
S. 31st Street (7500 block south)
[Added 1-18-2011 by Ord. No. 2011-2037; amended 2-18-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-2133; 11-18-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-2157]
East
From the north right-of-way line of West Drexel Avenue to the southern right-of-way line of West Minnesota Avenue from 5:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. except weekends and holidays.
S. 31st Street
[Added 6-19-2012 by Ord. No. 2012-2080; amended 9-1-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-2189]
West
From W. Rawson Avenue to a point 400 feet south
S. 35th Street
East
480 feet south of the center line of W. College Avenue to a point 580 feet south of the center line of W. College Avenue
S. 35th Street
East
790 feet south of the center line of W. College Avenue to a point 890 feet south of the center line of W. College Avenue
S. 35th Street
[Added 5-20-2003 by Ord. No. 2003-1750]
East
From W. College Avenue to a point 140 feet south of the center line of W. Hilltop Lane
S. 35th Street
East
1,065 feet south of the center line of W. College Avenue to a point 1,165 feet south of the center line of W. College Avenue
S. 35th Street
[Added 1-20-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-2161]
Both
From Fairway Circle (north) to West Ryan Road (S.T.H. 100)
S. 35th Street
[Added 5-20-2003 by Ord. No. 2003-1750]
West
From W. College Avenue to a point 180 feet south of the center line of W. College Avenue
S. 36th Street
[Added 8-1-2017 by Ord. No. 2017-2287]
Both
Between W. Crest Court and W. Maplecrest Court
S. 46th Street
[Added 9-5-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1613]
East
From W. Marquette Avenue to W. Monroe Avenue
S. 46th Street
[Added 11-30-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-1820]
West
From S. Madison Avenue to W. Marquette Avenue, from 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on school days
S. 49th Street
[Added 2-19-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-1698]
West
From W. Rawson Avenue to 40 feet south
S. 51st Street
[Added 9-21-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-1812]
Both
From W. Drexel Avenue to 1,500 feet north, from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on school days
S. 51st Street
[Added 6-23-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1505]
East
From W. Hilltop Lane to a point 250 feet north of the center line of W. Hilltop Lane
S. 51st Street
[Added 6-23-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1505]
East
From W. Hilltop Lane to a point 250 feet south of the center line of W. Hilltop Lane
S. 51st Street
[Added 6-23-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1505]
West
From W. Hilltop Lane to a point 300 feet north of the center line of W. Hilltop Lane
S. 51st Street
[Added 6-23-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1505]
West
From W. Hilltop Lane to a point 250 feet south of the center line of W. Hilltop Lane
S. 51st Street
Restricted parking from a point approximately 2,600 feet south of W. Drexel Avenue to W. Hunting Park Drive with no parking 7:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, on the east and west sides of the street
S. 54th Street
From Oakwood Park Drive to a point 650 feet north of W. Franklin Drive
S. 57th Street
From W. Oakwood Park Drive to W. Airway Avenue
S. 58th Street
Within the Franklin Industrial Park
S. 60th Street
From W. Airways Avenue to W. Ryan Road (STH 100)
S. 68th Street
[Added 6-19-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1913]
Both
From W. Rawson Avenue to a point 1,100 feet south
S. 68th Street
[Added 8-18-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-2185]
Both
From W. Ryan Road to approximately 4,000 feet north
S. 68th Street
East
From W. Rawson Avenue to a point 2,640 feet north of W. Rawson Avenue (North Corporate Limits)
S. 68th Street
West
From a point 2,000 feet north of W. Rawson Avenue to a point 2,640 feet north of W. Rawson Avenue (North Corporate Limits)
S. 68th Street
West
From W. Rawson Avenue to a point 1,400 feet north of W. Rawson Avenue
S. 76th Street
Both
From a point 2,800 feet south to a point 1,800 feet north of the center line of W. Rawson Avenue
S. 76th Street
Both
North of Rawson Avenue to the Loomis Road overpass (S. 76th Street from W. Rawson Avenue to a point 600 feet north of W. Rawson Avenue)
S. 76th Street
Both
South of Rawson Avenue to a point south of the south boundary of Orchard View Shopping Center (S. 76th Street from W. Rawson Avenue to a point 1,320 feet south of W. Rawson Avenue)
S. 112th Street
Both
From W. Cortez Road to a point 900 feet south of W. Cortez Road
S. 116th Street
East
From Church Street to Swiss Street
S. Oakwood Park Drive
[Added 5-18-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1550]
Both
Between W. Ryan Road and Ironwood Drive
STH 100
From the east line at the northernmost of two intersections of Cortez Circle with STH 100 on the south side of Cortez Circle to a point approximately 200 feet east
STH 100
From W. Phyllis Lane to the North Corporate Limits
Swiss Street
Southeast
From S. 116th Street to a point 100 feet northeast of S. 116th Street
Tuckaway Shores Drive
West
Between W. Forest Hill Avenue and a point 400 feet south and southwest of the center line of W. Forest Hill Avenue
Venture Drive
North
From STH 100 to a point 400 feet east of the center line of STH 100
W. Brenwood Park Drive
[Added 9-23-2014 by Ord. No. 2014-2148]
North
From the corner of W. Loomis Road to a point 300 feet to the southeast
W. Central Avenue
[Added 7-17-2018 by Ord. No. 2018-2335]
North
From S. 27th Street to S. 29th Street
W. Central Avenue
South
From S. 29th Street to 2817 W. Central Avenue
W. Church Street
North
Between 116th Street and W. St. Martins Road
W. Church Street
North
From STH 100 to S. Mission Drive
W. Church Street
South
Between STH 100 and S. Mission Drive
W. Church Street
South
From S. 116th Street to a point 400 feet east
W. College Avenue
South
Between the west 3900 block and west 4300 block
W. College Avenue
South
From S. 35th Street to S. 43rd Street
W. Cortez Road
Both
From S. 112th Street to a point 100 feet west of S. 112th Street
W. Crest Court
[Added 8-1-2017 by Ord. No. 2017-2287]
Both
Between S. 35th Street and S. 36th Street
W. Drexel Avenue
[Added 7-22-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1949]
Both
From W. Loomis Road (Sth 36) to S. Lovers Lane Road (Sth 100)
W. Drexel Avenue
South
From the east branch of the Root River Crossing (4900 W. Drexel Avenue) to S. 47th Street
W. Forrest Hill Avenue
[Added 7-17-2018 by Ord. No. 2018-2336]
North
From approximately 380 feet west of S. 36th Street to approximately 460 feet west of S. 36th Street
W. Forest Hill Avenue
[Added 7-24-2012 by Ord. No. 2012-2085]
North
From S. 79th Street to S. Forest Meadows Drive
W. Forest Home Avenue
From W. St. Martins Road, 300 feet in both directions, the northeast and southwest
W. Forest Home Avenue
Both
From a point approximately 300 yards southwest of its intersection with W. Rawson Avenue to approximately 100 yards northeast of such intersection
W. Forest Home Avenue
West
The service drive fronting on 11261 W. Forest Home Avenue between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. weekdays
W. Franklin Drive
From S. 60th Street to a point 350 feet east of S. 54th Street
W. Hilltop Lane
South
From S. 84th Street east to the end of W. Hilltop Lane
W. Loomis Road
Northwest
From the intersection of St. Martins Road and W. Loomis Road to a point 200 feet to the northeast of such intersection parallel to W. Loomis Road
W. Loomis Road
Southeast
From the intersection of St. Martins Road (intersection of curblines) to a point 300 feet to the northwest
W. Maplecrest Drive
[Added 8-1-2017 by Ord. No. 2017-2287]
North
In front of 3620 W. Maplecrest Drive
W. Marquette Avenue
[Added 2-19-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-1699]
North
From 4500 to 4760 West Marquette Avenue from 7:45 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on school days
W. Marquette Avenue
[Added 2-19-2002 by Ord. No. 2002-1696]
South
From S. 46th Street to the east drive of Pleasant View School
W. Marquette Avenue
[Added 4-18-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1599]
South
From 53 feet east to 49 feet west of the extension of the center line of S. 46th Street
W. Minnesota Avenue
[Added 6-16-2015 by Ord. No. 2015-2180]
Both
From its intersection with S. 31st Street to 115 feet to the east and to the west, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on weekdays
W. Oakwood Park
[Added 5-18-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1550]
Both
Between Ironwood Drive and S. 52nd Street
W. Oakwood Park Drive
From S. 57th Street to a point 350 feet east of S. 54th Street
W. Rawson Avenue
Both
East of S. 76th Street to a point east of the east boundary of Orchard View Shopping Center (from S. 76th Street to a point 500 feet west of S. 76th Street)
W. Rawson Avenue
Both
From a point 2,200 feet west to a point 1,200 feet east of the center line of S. 76th Street
W. Rawson Avenue
Both
From S. 51st Street to a point 700 feet east of S. 68th Street
W. Rawson Avenue
Both
West of S. 76th Street to the Loomis Road overpass (from S. 76th Street to a point 700 feet west of S. 76th Street)
W. Ryan Road
[Amended 7-11-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1607]
North side of frontage road from S. 58th Street to 5600 W. Ryan Road
W. Ryan Road
[Amended 7-11-2000 by Ord. No. 2000-1607]
South side of frontage road from the east boundary of 5713 eastward to 5600 W. Ryan Road
W. Ryan Road
North and south
From a point 550 feet west of the center line of S. 41st Street to a point 530 feet east of the center line
W. Ryan Road
North and south
Within 300 feet of S. 31st Street
W. St. Martins Road
Northeast
From the intersection of W. Loomis Road (intersection of curblines) to a point 300 feet to the southeast
W. St. Martins Road
Southwest
From its intersection with W. Swiss Street northwest to a point 93 feet therefrom
W. Speedway Drive
[Added 11-30-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-1821]
Both
From STH 100 to W. Forest Home Avenue
Whitnall Edge Circle
Along the center island
Whitnall Edge Circle
[Added 5-18-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1551]
The outside curbline of Whitnall Edge Circle north of Whitnall Edge Drive between the hours of 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday
Whitnall Edge Drive
[Added 5-18-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1551]
The outside curbline of the cul-de-sac at the east end of Whitnall Edge Drive between the hours of 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday through Saturday
Whitnall Edge Road
Both
From STH 100 to a point 650 feet east of STH 100
Woodfield Court
[Added 7-27-2004 by Ord. No. 2004-1804]
North
From S. 85th Street to 130 feet west
(5) 
During church services on the west side of S. 116th Street from the center line of W. Church Street extended to 50 feet north.
[Added 7-11-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-1882]
(6) 
At the times as set forth below for the following streets or portions of streets:
[Added 2-6-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1908]
Name of Street
Sides
Location
Times
Anita Lane
[Added 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
Both
From Forest Hill to Sharon Lane
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
High View Drive
[Added 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
Both
From a point 230 feet north of the center line of High View Drive to a point 215 feet south of the center line of High View Drive
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
S. 43rd Street
Both
From W. High View Drive to 380 feet north of center line of W. High View Drive
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
S. 44th Street
Both
From W. High View Drive to W. Forest Hill Avenue
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
S. 47th Street
[Added 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
Both
Between W. Drexel Avenue and Forest Hill Avenue
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
S. 47th Street
[Added 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
Both
From a point 300 feet north of the center line of High View Drive to a point 300 feet south of the center line of High View Drive
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
S. 49th Street
[Added 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
Both
From Anita Lane to 154 feet south of Sharon Lane
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
Sharon Lane
[Added 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
Both
From S. 49th Street to Anita Lane
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
S. Preserve Way
[Added 1-22-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1937]
Both
From S. 51st Street to 180 feet south of W. Preserve Court
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
S. Preserve Way
[Added 10-17-2017 by Ord. No. 2017-2295]
Both
From S. 51st Street to S. River Lane
2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. Franklin High school days
S. River Court
[Added 1-22-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1937]
Both
From W. Highlands Drive to and including the cul-de-sac 360 feet northwest
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
S. River Lane
[Added 1-22-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1937]
Both
From S. Preserve Way to W. Highlands Drive
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
Valley Drive
[Added 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
Between S. 47th Street and a point 320 feet east of S. 47th Street
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
W. Claire Court
[Added 1-22-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1937]
Both
From S. River Lane to 140 feet west
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
W. Forest Hill Avenue
[Added 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
Between S. 51st Street and a point 310 feet east of S. 47th Street
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
W. Forest Hill Avenue
Both
From S. 44th Street to 200 feet west of center line of S. 44th Street
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
W. Highlands Court
[Added 1-22-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1937]
Both
From S. River Lane to and including the cul-de-sac 660 feet northwest
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school day
W. Highlands Drive
[Added 1-22-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1937]
Both
From S. 51st Street to S. River Lane
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
W. High View Drive
Both
From S. 43rd Street to 150 feet west of the center line of S. 44th Street
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
W. Lauren Court
[Added 1-22-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1937]
Both
From S. River Lane to 200 feet east
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
W. Preserve Court
[Added 1-22-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1937]
Both
Entire length, including cul-de-sac east to and including cul-de-sac west
7:00 a.m. to 9:00 a.m. Franklin High school days
E. 
Fire lanes. No person shall stop, stand or park any vehicle, attended or unattended, in the following:
(1) 
The driveway between the front doors of the City fire stations and the public street.
(2) 
On any public or private street or drive which is properly posted in plain view by a "No Parking Fire Lane" sign.
F. 
Parking in school zones. No operator of a vehicle shall stop, stand or park such vehicle at any time on regular school days between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. in any of the following places, except when necessary to avoid conflict with other traffic or to comply with the direction of a traffic officer or traffic control sign or signal:
Name of Street
Sides
Location
Anita Lane
[Added 5-15-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-1651; repealed 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
High View Drive
[Added 9-19-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-1890; repealed 2-6-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1908]
High View Drive
[Repealed 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
S. 27th Street
West
Commencing 600 feet south of Rawson Avenue, thence south 300 feet
S. 27th Street
West
Commencing 2,130 feet north of Drexel Avenue, thence north 550 feet
S. 27th Street
West
Commencing 2,300 feet south of Ryan Road, thence south 330 feet
S. 33rd Street
[Added 8-2-2011 by Ord. No. 2011-2054]
East
From 60 feet south of W. Briarwood Drive to 280 feet north of W. Briarwood Drive on the east side of W. Hilltop Lane
S. 35th Street
[Added 12-18-2018 by Ord. No. 2018-2347]
East
25 feet north of W. Hilltop Lane right-of-way
S. 35th Street
[Added 11-5-2018 by Ord. No. 2018-2343; repealed 12-18-2018 by Ord. No. 2018-2347]
S. 35th Street
[Added 12-18-2018 by Ord. No. 2018-2347]
East and west
100 feet south of W. Hilltop Lane right-of-way
S. 35th Street
[Added 12-18-2018 by Ord. No. 2018-2347]
West
50 feet north of W. Hilltop Lane right-of-way
S. 43rd Street
[Added 9-19-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-1890; repealed 2-6-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1908]
S. 44th Street
[Added 9-19-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-1890; repealed 2-6-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1908]
S. 47th Street
[Repealed 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
S. 49th Street
[Added 5-15-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-1651; repealed 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
S. 51st Street
East and west
To a point approximately 2,600 feet south of W. Drexel Avenue
S. 116th Street
[Repealed 10-19-1999 by Ord. No. 99-1577]
Sharon Lane
[Added 5-15-2001 by Ord. No. 2001-1651; repealed 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
S. Lakeview Drive
[Added 9-19-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-1890; repealed 2-6-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1908]
S. Mission Drive
[Added 10-20-2009 by Ord. No. 2009-1985]
East
From W. Robinwood Lane to 80 feet north from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on school days
S. North Cape Road
East
Commencing 340 feet north of W. St. Martins Road, thence north 290 feet
Stonebrook Court
School days only, between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., north of W. Drexel Avenue and east of S. 51st Street
Valley Drive
[Added 9-19-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-1890; repealed 2-6-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1908]
Valley Drive
[Repealed 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
W. Drexel Avenue
[Amended 4-17-2012 by Ord. No. 2012-2072]
School days only, between 7:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m., from S. 51st Street to a point 800 feet east of S. 51st Street, except for the south side of W. Drexel Avenue from 200 feet east to 700 feet east of S. 51st Street
W. Drexel Avenue
[Added 10-15-2013 by Ord. No. 2013-2119]
North
From S. 51st Street to 150 feet west from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on regular school days
W. Drexel Avenue
[Added 4-17-2012 by Ord. No. 2012-2073]
South
From S. 51st Street to S. 55th Street from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on regular school days
W. Forest Hill Avenue
[Added 9-19-2006 by Ord. No. 2006-1890; repealed 2-6-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1908]
W. Forest Hill Avenue
[Repealed 12-16-2008 by Ord. No. 2008-1963]
W. High Street
Both
From a point 700 feet west of the center line of S. 47th Street to the center line of Anita Lane
W. Hilltop Lane
[Added 11-5-2018 by Ord. No. 2018-2343]
North and south
25 feet west of S. 35th Street right-of-way
W. Robinwood Lane
[Added 3-20-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1910]
North
From S. Mission Drive to 300 feet east, from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on school days
W. Robinwood Lane
[Added 10-20-2009 by Ord. No. 2009-1985]
North
From S. Mission Drive to 110 feet west from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. and 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. on school days
G. 
Parking in church zones. When signs are erected in any block giving notice thereof, no person shall park, stand or stop a vehicle on Sundays between 6:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. on the following streets, except when necessary to avoid conflict with other traffic or to comply with the directions of a traffic officer or traffic control sign or signal:
Name of Street
Sides
Location
Swiss Street
Northerly
Between St. Martins Road and 116th Street
H. 
Truck parking overnight prohibited. No truck or semitrailer with a gross vehicle weight of greater than 8,000 pounds may park overnight on any road, street or highway within the City.
I. 
Snow emergencies, parking during; following municipal snow removal vehicles.
(1) 
A snow emergency is declared to exist when snow is falling at a minimum rate of one inch per hour or has accumulated to a depth of four inches or more.
(2) 
If a snow emergency arises between September 15 to April 15 of each year, the Mayor, or in his or her absence the Council President, shall declare a state of emergency to exist, and the duration thereof, and issue a public proclamation to that effect by radio, placards or other means of communication.
(3) 
After such declaration of snow emergency has been declared, no person shall park any vehicle upon any street between 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m.
(4) 
The Chief of Police or any police officer within the Police Department may remove any vehicle from the street which interferes with snow removal equipment during any period of a snow emergency. Cost of removal shall be paid by the owner of a vehicle parked in violation of this section.
(5) 
No person shall operate, stop, allow to stand, park, follow or in any other way locate any motor vehicle at a distance of less than 30 feet immediately from and to the rear of any City snow removal or snowplow vehicle, excepting other municipal or governmental vehicles being operated or parked in furtherance of the duties of the operator of such vehicle. The Department of Public Works shall post a warning sign on the rear of each City snow removal or snowplow vehicle, of a size and design sufficient to reasonably notify operators of motor vehicles traveling or located behind such snow removal or snowplow vehicle of the terms of this chapter.
J. 
Towing away illegally parked vehicles. Whenever any police officer shall find a vehicle stopped upon City-owned property in violation of § 346.55(4), he or she is authorized and directed to cause the same to be removed by such towing company as may be designated by contracts with the City, such vehicle to be removed to the storage area of the designated towing company and kept there until the owner shall present to the towing company a release from the Police Department authorizing the towing company to turn over the vehicle to him or her. Prior to issuance of such release, the Police Department shall receive from the violator the cost of towing and storage and may issue a citation for a violation of this chapter.
[Amended 12-15-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1526]
K. 
Current registration required. No motor vehicle shall park on any street, road or highway within the City without current registration plates, as set forth in § 341.15, Wis. Stats., as now in force and as may be amended from time to time.
L. 
Parking within four feet of a mailbox prohibited. Between the hours of 6:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. on Monday through Saturday, no person shall stop, stand or park a vehicle within four feet on either side of a mailbox which is placed and equipped for the purpose of depositing mail from vehicles on the roadway, except:
[Added 8-7-2018 by Ord. No. 2018-2340]
(1) 
Temporarily stopped for the purpose of and while actually engaged in the loading or unloading or receiving or discharging of passengers and while attended by a licensed operator so that it may be immediately moved to allow for the delivery or retrieval of mail.
(2) 
When a person is stopping, standing or parking a vehicle within four feet of their own mailbox, except as set forth under Subsection L(3) below, provided that while doing so, they are not within four feet of another person's mailbox.
(3) 
Temporarily stopped for the purpose and while actually engaged in the delivery or retrieval of mail or newspapers and while attended by a licensed operator so that it may be immediately moved to allow for the delivery or retrieval of mail.
A. 
Class "B" highways designated.
(1) 
All streets and alleys within the City, except the following enumerated streets and alleys, are hereby designated Class "B" highways and shall be subject to the weight limitations imposed by § 348.16, Wis. Stats.:
(a) 
U.S. 41.
(b) 
U.S. 45.
(c) 
STH 36.
(d) 
STH 100.
(2) 
The following county highways, unless otherwise designated by the County Board:
[Amended 11-1-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-2239]
(a) 
County Trunk Highway "BB."
(b) 
County Trunk Highway "OO."
(c) 
County Trunk Highway "H."
(d) 
County Trunk Highway "U."
B. 
Special and season weight limitations. The City Engineer shall have the authority to impose special or seasonal weight limits to prevent injury to the roadway of any highway, bridge or culvert within the jurisdiction of the City or for the safety of users of such highway, bridge or culvert and shall be responsible for erecting signs giving notice thereof in accordance with § 349.16, Wis. Stats.
C. 
Heavy traffic routes.
(1) 
Heavy traffic routes designated.
(a) 
The following streets and parts of streets within the City are hereby designated heavy traffic routes:
[1] 
U.S. Highway 41.
[2] 
U.S. Highway 45.
[3] 
State Highway 36.
[4] 
State Highway 100.
(b) 
The following county highways unless otherwise designated by the County Board:
[1] 
County Trunk Highway "BB."
[2] 
County Trunk Highway "MM."
[3] 
County Trunk Highway "J."
[4] 
County Trunk Highway "OO."
[5] 
County Trunk Highway "H."
[6] 
County Trunk Highway "A."
[7] 
County Trunk Highway "U."
(2) 
Restrictions on use of other streets by heavy traffic. No vehicle except a motorbus which is not equipped with pneumatic tires or has a combined vehicle load weight exceeding 6,000 pounds shall be operated or moved on any street or alley not part of the heavy traffic route designated in Subsection C(1) in the City, except for the purpose of obtaining orders for, moving or delivering supplies or commodities to or from a place of business or residence facing thereon, provided that in no event shall the weight of vehicle and load on such other street exceed the limitations of §§ 348.15 or 348.16(3), Wis. Stats., pertaining to Class "A" highways or deliveries on Class "B" highways.
(3) 
Temporary weight restrictions.
(a) 
The Director of Public Works may limit the use of any City street, bridge or culvert at any time to the use of motor vehicles having a gross vehicular weight, regardless of the number of axles, of not more than eight tons. Such restrictions may be imposed by the Director of Public Works when in his or her judgment the use of any City street, bridge or culvert would be damaged or destroyed by use for motor vehicles that have a gross weight in excess of the limitation herein provided because of weakness of the roadbed, bridge or culvert due to deterioration, climatic conditions or other special or temporary conditions.
(b) 
Such temporary weight limitation shall be imposed by erecting signs on or along the City street on which it is desired to impose the limitation sufficient to give reasonable notice that temporary weight limitation is in effect and the nature of that limitation. Any temporary weight limitation as provided herein with reference to any bridge or culvert shall be imposed by erecting similar signs within 100 feet of each end of the bridge or culvert to what the weight limitation applies. All such temporary weight limitation signs shall comply with the rules of the State Department of Transportation.
(c) 
Such temporary weight limitations shall not apply to school buses, municipally owned vehicles, vehicles being operated under contract to the City and vehicles being operated by private contractors to complete work under contract to the City.
(d) 
Special permit. The Director of Public Works may grant a special permit to the owner or operator of any motor vehicle having a gross weight in excess of the weight limitation herein imposed to operate such motor vehicle on any City street while the weight limitation is in effect, if in his or her judgment an emergency condition exists which requires the use of such motor vehicle, and if the use of such motor vehicle would not damage the City street on account of weather and street conditions at the time such permit is applied for. If such permit is issued, it shall be limited to the vehicle or vehicles described thereon, and such permit shall name the street or streets upon which such vehicle or vehicles may travel, the gross vehicular weight allowed and the time that such permit shall be in effect. Applications for such permits shall be made to the Director of Public Works.
The operator of any vehicle involved in an accident shall within 10 days after such accident file with the City Police Department a copy of the report required by § 346.70, Wis. Stats., if any. If the operator is unable to make such report, any occupant of the vehicle at the time of the accident capable of making such report shall have the duty to comply with this section. Such reports shall be subject to the provisions and limitations in §§ 346.70(4)(f) and 346.73, Wis. Stats.
A. 
Vehicle abandonment prohibited. No person shall leave unattended any motor vehicle, trailer, semitrailer or mobile home on any public street or highway or public or private property for such time and under such circumstances as to cause the vehicle to reasonably appear to have been abandoned. When any such vehicle has been left unattended on any City street or highway or on any public or private property within the City without the permission of the owner for more than 72 hours, the vehicle is deemed abandoned and constitutes a public nuisance.
B. 
Removal and impoundment of abandoned vehicles. Any vehicle in violation of this section shall be impounded until lawfully claimed or disposed of under Subsection C, except that if the Police Chief or his or her duly authorized representative determines that the cost of towing and storage charges for the impoundment would exceed the value of the vehicle, the vehicle may be junked by the City prior to expiration of the impoundment period upon determination by the Police Chief or his or her duly authorized representative that the vehicle is not wanted for evidence or other reason.
C. 
Disposal of abandoned vehicles.
(1) 
If the Police Chief or his or her duly authorized representative determines that the value of the abandoned vehicle exceeds $100, he or she shall notify the owner and lienholders of record by certified mail that the vehicle has been deemed abandoned and impounded by the City and may be reclaimed within 15 days upon payment of accrued towing, storage and notice charges and, if not so reclaimed, shall be sold.
(2) 
In the event that an abandoned vehicle determined to exceed $100 in value is not reclaimed within the period and under the conditions as provided above, it may be sold by auction or by sealed bids. The description of the vehicle and the terms of sale shall be published by a Class 1 notice five days before the sale.
(3) 
After deducting the expense of impoundment and sale, the balance of the proceeds, if any, shall be paid into the City Treasury.
(4) 
Any abandoned vehicle which is determined by the Police Chief or his or her authorized representative to have a value of less than $100 may be disposed of by direct sale to a licensed salvage dealer upon determination the vehicle is not reported stolen.
D. 
Owner responsible for costs. The owner of any abandoned vehicle, except a stolen vehicle, is responsible for the abandonment and all costs of impounding and disposing of the vehicle. Costs not recovered by sale of the vehicle may be recovered in a civil action by the City against the owner.
E. 
Notice of sale or disposition. Within five days after the sale or disposal of a vehicle as provided in Subsection C(1) or (2), the Police Chief or his or her authorized representative shall advise the Wisconsin Department of Transportation, Division of Motor Vehicles, of such sale or disposition on a form supplied by the Division. A copy of such form shall also be given to the purchaser of the vehicle. A copy shall also be retained on file in the City.
A. 
Authorization to procure and erect signs and signals. The Department of Public Works is hereby authorized and directed to procure, erect and maintain appropriate standard traffic signs, signals and markings conforming to the rules of the Department of Transportation, giving such notice of the provisions of this chapter as required by state law. Signs shall be erected in such locations and manner as the Chief of Police shall determine will best effect the purposes of this chapter and give adequate warning to users of the street or highway.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
B. 
Removal of unofficial signs and signals. The Chief of Police shall have the authority granted by § 349.09, Wis. Stats., and is hereby directed to order the removal of a sign, signal, marking or device placed, maintained or displayed in violation of this chapter or § 346.41, Wis. Stats. Any charge imposed on a premises for removal of such an illegal sign, signal or device shall be reported to the City Council at its next regular meeting for review and certification.
The penalty for violation of any provision of this chapter shall be a forfeiture and penalty assessment if required by § 165.87, Wis. Stats., a jail assessment if required by § 302.46(1), Wis. Stats., plus any applicable fees prescribed in Ch. 814, Wis. Stats.
A. 
Uniform offenses. Forfeitures for violation of any provision of § 245-6 and Chs. 341 to 348, Wis. Stats., adopted by reference in § 245-1 of this chapter, shall conform to forfeitures for violation of the comparable state offense, including any variations or increases for second offenses.
B. 
Special local regulations. The forfeiture for violations of §§ 245-2, 245-3, 245-4, 245-6 (excepting where a statutory forfeiture is provided for a comparable state offense), 245-7, 245-8, 245-12, 245-13, 245-14 and 245-15 of this chapter shall be a penalty as provided in Chapter 1, General Provisions, § 1-19.[2]
[2]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
C. 
Parking. The forfeiture for violation of parking regulations in § 245-5 of this chapter or such statutory parking regulations incorporated into this chapter pursuant to § 245-1 shall be as set forth under § 346.56, Wis. Stats., as amended from time to time.
[Amended 11-4-1997 by Ord. No. 97-1472]
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
This chapter shall be enforced in accordance with the provisions of §§ 23.33, 66.12, 345.11 to 345.61 and Ch. 799, Wis. Stats.
A. 
Petition to reopen judgment. Whenever a person has been convicted in this state on the basis of a forfeiture of deposit or plea of guilty or no contest and he or she was not informed as required under § 345.27(1) and (2), Wis. Stats., he or she may, within 60 days after being notified of revocation or suspension of his or her operating privilege, petition the court to reopen the judgment and grant him or her an opportunity to defend on merits. If the court finds the petitioner was not informed as required under § 345.27(1) and (2), it shall order the judgment reopened. The court order reopening the judgment automatically reinstates the revoked or suspended operating privilege.
B. 
Deposit.
(1) 
Any person arrested for a violation of this chapter may make a deposit of money as directed by the arresting officer at the Police Department or the office of the Clerk of the Court or by mailing the deposit to such places. The arresting officer or the person receiving the deposit shall notify the arrested person, orally or in writing, that:
(a) 
If the person makes a deposit for a violation of a traffic regulation, he or she need not appear in court at the time fixed in the citation and will be deemed to have tendered a plea of no contest and submitted to a forfeiture and penalty assessment, if required by § 165.87, Wis. Stats., a jail assessment, if required by § 302.46(1), Wis. Stats., plus any applicable fees prescribed in Ch. 814, Wis. Stats., not to exceed the amount of the deposit that the court may accept as provided in § 345.37, Wis. Stats.[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
(b) 
If the person fails to make a deposit for a violation of a traffic regulation or appear in court at the time fixed in the citation, the court may enter a default judgment finding the person guilty of the offense or issue a warrant for his or her arrest.
(2) 
The amount of the deposit shall be determined in accordance with the State of Wisconsin Revised Uniform State Traffic Deposit Schedule established by the Wisconsin Judicial Conference and shall include the penalty assessment established under § 165.87, Wis. Stats., and court costs. If a deposit schedule has not been established, the arresting officer shall require the alleged offender to deposit the forfeiture established by the Chief of Police, which shall include the penalty assessment established under § 165.87, Wis. Stats. Deposits for nonmoving violations shall not include the penalty assessment.
C. 
Notice of demerit points and receipt. Every person accepting a forfeited penalty or money deposit under this chapter shall receipt therefor as provided in § 345.26(3)(b), Wis. Stats. Every officer accepting a stipulation under the provisions of this chapter shall comply with the provisions of § 343.28 and 345.26(1)(a), Wis. Stats., and shall require the alleged violator to sign a statement of notice in substantially the form contained on the traffic citation promulgated under § 345.11, Wis. Stats.
D. 
Forfeitures in treasury; officer to post bond, qualify. Any officer accepting deposits or forfeited penalties under this section shall deliver them to the City Treasurer within 20 days after receipt. Any officer authorized to accept deposits under § 345.26, Wis. Stats. or this section shall qualify by taking the oath prescribed by § 19.01, Wis. Stats. and filing an official bond in the sum of $2,000, as described by § 19.01, Wis. Stats.
A. 
State snowmobile laws adopted. Except as otherwise specifically provided in this chapter, the statutory provisions describing and defining regulations with respect to snowmobiles in the following enumerated sections of the Wisconsin Statutes are hereby adopted by reference and made part of this section as if fully set forth herein. Acts required to be performed or prohibited by such statutes are required or prohibited by this section:
(1) 
Section 350.01 (Definitions).
(2) 
Section 350.02 (Operation of snowmobiles on or in the vicinity of highways).
(3) 
Section 350.03 (Right-of-way).
(4) 
Section 350.04 (Snowmobile races, derbies and routes).
(5) 
Section 350.045 (Public utility exemption).
(6) 
Section 350.047 (Local ordinance to be filed).
(7) 
Section 350.05 (Operation by youthful operators restricted).
(8) 
Section 350.055 (Safety certification program established).[1]
[1]
Editor's Note: The entry for § 350.06, Wis. Stats., which was repealed by 1985 Act 36 and immediately followed this entry, is hereby deleted.
(9) 
Section 350.07 (Driving animals).
(10) 
Section 350.08 (Owner permitting operation).
(11) 
Section 350.09 (Head lamps, tail lamps and brakes, etc.).
(12) 
Section 350.10 (Miscellaneous provisions for snowmobile operation).
(13) 
Section 350.12 (Registration of snowmobiles; trail use stickers).
(14) 
Section 350.13 (Uniform trail signs and standards).
(15) 
Section 350.15 (Accident and accident reports).
(16) 
Section 350.17 (Enforcement).
(17) 
Section 350.18 (Local ordinances).
(18) 
Section 350.19 (Liability of land owners).
B. 
Applicability of rules of the road to snowmobiles. The operator of a snowmobile upon a roadway shall, in addition to the provisions of Ch. 350, Wis. Stats., be subject to §§ 346.04, 346.06, 346.11, 346.14(1), 346.18, 346.19, 346.20, 346.21, 346.26, 346.27, 346.33, 346.35, 346.37, 346.39, 346.40, 346.44, 346.46, 346.47, 346.48, 346.50(1)(b), 346.51, 346.52, 346.53, 346.54, 346.55, 346.87, 346.88, 346.89, 346.90, 346.91, 346.92(1) and 346.94(1) and (9), Wis. Stats.[2]
[2]
Editor's Note: Amended at time of adoption of Code (see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I).
C. 
Additional regulations.
(1) 
Speed. No person shall operate a snowmobile upon any public right-of-way or highway within the City at a speed in excess of that permitted or posted for other motor vehicles.
(2) 
Unattended vehicles. No person shall leave or allow a snowmobile owned or operated by him or her to remain unattended on any public highway or public property while the motor is running or with the starting key left in the ignition.
(3) 
Operation on sidewalks or malls prohibited. No person shall operate a snowmobile on any sidewalk or pedestrian way within the City.
(4) 
Operation on private premises restricted. No person shall operate a snowmobile on any private property now owned or controlled by him or her within the City without the express consent or permission of the owner.
A. 
No person shall operate a motor or power driven cycle, including the type known as "minibikes," and all-terrain vehicles within subdivision areas as defined on the City Map or as follows:
(1) 
On the property of another without his or her consent. The defendant has the burden of proving consent of the property owner.
(2) 
Between the hours of 9:00 p.m. and 8:00 a.m. within 50 feet of a dwelling.
(3) 
On the shoulder or in the drainage ditches of public streets and highways or within the boundary of any public right-of-way, unless a trail or an area is specifically authorized and designated by the Council for the use of minibikes.
(4) 
In excess of 25 miles per hour.
(5) 
With more than one passenger.
(6) 
Without protective headgear.
(7) 
On a public street or highway unless the driver has an operator's license and the vehicle is licensed by and meets the equipment requirements of the state.
(8) 
So as to race the engine or cause unnecessary or unusual noise which annoys, disturbs, injures or endangers the comfort, health, peace or safety of others.
B. 
The parent, parents or guardian having legal custody of an unemancipated minor child shall be liable for penalties and costs imposed for violations of this section where such minor is unable to pay the same, including the jail sentence imposed for nonpayment thereof.
All provisions of Chapter Trans 305, Wis. Adm. Code are incorporated herein and adopted by reference, as if fully set forth herein, excepting the penalty provisions thereof.
A. 
Only passenger automobiles, panel trucks, vans or pickup trucks shall be stored on a residential lot. Panel or pickup trucks shall be limited to those with a maximum wheel base of 129 inches and a gross weight of 8,000 pounds or less. Such automobiles and trucks shall be in operable condition unless stored within an accessory building.
B. 
All automobiles and trucks stored on a residential lot shall have attached to the vehicle at all times a current state license plate.
C. 
The parking of vehicles other than automobiles, panel trucks, vans and pickup trucks shall be considered as storage if parked on the property more than 24 hours.
D. 
The parking limitation shall not apply to legal nonconforming use of residential lands, such as commercial and farm activities.
[Added 5-19-1998 by Ord. No. 98-1495]
A. 
Findings and purpose. It is hereby found that a threat to the public health, safety and welfare arises from the congestion created by the repetitive unnecessary driving of motor vehicles, also known as "cruising," at certain times on certain highways within the City of Franklin. The purpose of this section is to reduce the dangerous traffic congestion, as well as the noise, air pollution, obstruction of streets, sidewalks and parking lots, impediment of access to shopping centers or other buildings open to the public, interference with use of property or conduct of business resulting from cruising and to ensure access for emergency vehicles to and through the said highways.
B. 
Definitions. As used in this section, the following terms shall have the meanings indicated:
CRUISING
Driving a motor vehicle past a traffic control point on a highway in the designated area more than twice in any two-hour period between the hours of 8:00 p.m. and 5.00 a.m. Passing a designated control point a third time under the aforesaid conditions shall constitute unnecessary repetitive driving and cruising and, therefore, a violation of this section.
DESIGNATED AREA
South 108th Street from the North City limits to the intersection of South 108th Street and West Drexel Avenue.
TRAFFIC CONTROL POINT
A reference point within or adjacent to a designated area selected by a police officer for the purpose of enforcing this section.
C. 
Cruising prohibited. It shall be unlawful for anyone to engage in cruising. For the purposes of this section, the person having control or ownership of a motor vehicle shall be considered the person cruising, without regard as to whether that person was actually driving the motor vehicle each time it passed the traffic control point. Having control or ownership of a motor vehicle shall mean either the owner of said vehicle, if present in the vehicle at the time of the violation, or, if the owner is not present, the person operating the vehicle at the time of violation.
D. 
Exclusions. This section shall not apply to:
(1) 
Any publicly owned vehicle of any City, county, state, federal or other governmental unit while such vehicle is being used for the official purposes of said governmental unit.
(2) 
Any authorized emergency vehicle.
(3) 
Any taxicabs for hire, buses or other vehicles being driving for business purposes.
E. 
Penalty. The penalties provided herein shall supersede the provisions of § 1-19 of the Municipal Code, in the event of any conflict. Any person violating the provisions of this section shall forfeit:
(1) 
The sum of $50 upon the first conviction under this section within a one-year period.
(2) 
The sum of $100 upon the second conviction under this section within a one-year period.
(3) 
The sum of $200 upon the third and each subsequent conviction under this section within a one-year period.
[Added 8-7-2007 by Ord. No. 2007-1917]
Pursuant to § 349.215, Wis. Stats., the Board of Education of Franklin Public Schools, pursuant to § 120.13(31), Wis. Stats., upon the adoption of a resolution to do so, is hereby authorized to provide for the appointment of adult school crossing guards for the protection of persons who are crossing a highway in the vicinity of a school under the jurisdiction of the Board of Education of Franklin Public Schools. The school crossing guards shall wear insignia or uniforms which designate them as school crossing guards and shall be equipped with signals or signs to direct traffic to stop at school crossings.
[Added 12-20-2016 by Ord. No. 2016-2246]
A. 
This section shall apply to all premises held open to the public for use by motor vehicles, whether such premises are publicly or privately owned and whether or not a fee is charged for the use thereof.
B. 
The operator of a motor vehicle operating on premises held open to the public for use by motor vehicles shall not operate in a manner which demonstrates carelessness or indifference to the person or property of the operator or of others.
C. 
Penalty. The penalty for violation of this section shall be pursuant to § 1-19 of the Municipal Code.