Emergency Snow Parking Ban
|Department:||Office of the City Council||Sponsors:||Councilman Michael J. Correia, Councilman James E. Taylor|
An Ordinance in Amendment of Chapter 23, “Streets, Sidewalks and Public Places”, Article I, Entitled: “In General”, of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Providence, by adding Section 23-38, “Emergency Snow Parking Ban”.
SECTION 1. Chapter 23, “Streets, Sidewalks, and Public Places,” Section 38, is hereby amended as follows:
Sec. 23-38. - Reserved. Emergency Snow Parking Ban
If, as a result of severe weather, the accumulation of snow and ice on the public ways of the City is expected to be four inches or more, causing or resulting in the parking of vehicles in a position or manner that may impede or prevent public works snow removal vehicles from properly clearing all city roads curb to curb, the director of public works shall implement a parking ban to begin two hours before expected snowfall and end four hours after snowfall has ended.
SECTION 2. This Ordinance shall take effect upon passage.
|RESULT:||CONTINUED WITH VOTE [UNANIMOUS]|
|MOVER:||Nicholas J. Narducci, Councilman Ward 4|
|SECONDER:||Mary Kay Harris, Councilwoman Ward 11|
|AYES:||Jo-Ann Ryan, Carmen Castillo, Nicholas J. Narducci, Mary Kay Harris, Rachel M. Miller|