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Municipal Code

Chapter 8. Traffic Code

Sec. 8-08. Emergency regulations.

The chief of police shall make and enforce regulations necessary to carry out the provisions of this chapter. He is also empowered to make and enforce temporary regulations to cover emergencies or special conditions. Such authority shall include issuance of permits for parking on streets or in other areas otherwise prohibited in the following cases:

(1) In the case of nonresidents visiting residents of the city overnight where off-street parking would be unreasonably inconvenient or difficult, in the judgment of the chief of police, or designee, but for only three nights in succession.

(2) Where, in the judgment of the chief of police, or designee, any person has unreasonable difficulty removing his automobile from a street into a private driveway because of an accumulation of snow, ice or other hazardous conditions. This provision shall not apply during a snow emergency.

(Code 1982, 7.24)