Chapter 10.28
MISCELLANEOUS DRIVING RULES

Sections:

10.28.010    Driving through funeral procession.

10.28.020    Commercial vehicles using private driveways.

10.28.030    Riding or driving on sidewalk.

10.28.040    Riding or driving on new pavement markings.

10.28.050    Driving on limited access roadways.

10.28.060    Barriers and signs—Placing or erecting—Tampering with—Obedience to required.

10.28.070    Entering intersections and crosswalks.

10.28.010 Driving through funeral procession.

No operator of any vehicle shall drive between the vehicles comprising a funeral procession or a parade; provided, that such vehicles are conspicuously so designated. The directing of all vehicles and traffic on any street over which such funeral procession or parade wishes to pass shall be subject to the orders of the police department. (Prior code § 3207)

10.28.020 Commercial vehicles using private driveways.

A. No person shall operate or drive a commercial vehicle in, on or across any private driveway approach or sidewalk area itself without the consent of the owner or occupant of the property, if a sign or markings are in place indicating that the use of such driveway is prohibited.

B. For the purpose of this section, a “commercial vehicle” means a vehicle having a rated capacity in excess of one-half ton. (Prior code § 3207.2)

10.28.030 Riding or driving on sidewalk.

No person shall ride, drive, propel, or cause to be propelled, any vehicle or animal across or upon any sidewalk excepting over permanently constructed driveways and excepting when it is necessary for any temporary purpose to drive a loaded vehicle across a sidewalk; provided further, that the sidewalk area be substantially protected by wooden planks two inches thick, and written permission be previously obtained from the public works director or their designee(s). Such wooden planks shall not be permitted to remain upon such sidewalk area during the hours from six p.m. to six a.m. (Ord. 1628 § 16, 2016: prior code § 3207.3)

10.28.040 Riding or driving on new pavement markings.

No person shall ride or drive any animal or any vehicle over or across any newly made pavement or freshly painted markings in any street when a barrier, sign, cone-marker or other warning device is in place warning persons not to drive over or across such pavement or marking, or when any such device is in place indicating that the street or any portion thereof is closed. (Prior code § 3207.4)

10.28.050 Driving on limited access roadways.

No person shall drive a vehicle onto or from any limited access roadway except at such entrances and exits as are lawfully established. (Prior code § 3207.5)

10.28.060 Barriers and signs—Placing or erecting—Tampering with—Obedience to required.

No person, public utility or department in the city shall erect or place any barrier or sign on any street unless of a type approved by the public works director or their designee(s) or disobey the instructions, remove, tamper with or destroy any barrier or sign lawfully placed on any street by any person, public utility or by any department of this city. (Ord. 1628 § 17, 2016: prior code § 3207.7)

10.28.070 Entering intersections and crosswalks.

No operator of any vehicle shall enter an intersection or a marked crosswalk unless there is sufficient space on the other side of the intersection or crosswalk to accommodate the vehicle he or she is operating without obstructing the passage of other vehicles or pedestrians, notwithstanding any traffic-control signal indication to proceed. (Prior code § 3207.8)