Chapter 7
Motor Vehicles and Traffic

Article 1
General Regulations

§7-101.    Definitions and Interpretations

§7-102.    Manner of Adopting Permanent Traffic and Parking Regulations

§7-103.    Provisions to Be Continuation of Existing Regulations

§7-104.    Temporary and Emergency Regulations

§7-105.    Experimental Regulations

§7-106.    Traffic on Streets Closed or Restricted for Construction, Maintenance or Special Events

§7-107.    Use of Streets by Processions and Assemblages

§7-108.    Authority of Police Officers

§7-109.    Authorization for Use of Speed Timing Devices

Article 2
Traffic Regulations

§7-201.    Maximum Speed Limits Established on Certain Streets

§7-202.    Maximum Speed Limits Established on Certain Bridges and Elevated Structures

§7-203.    Maximum Speed Limits Established for Certain Vehicles on Hazardous Grades

§7-204.    Maximum Speed Limits Established in Parks

§7-205.    Traffic Signals at Certain Locations

§7-206.    Intersections Where Turn Prohibited on Red Signal

§7-207.    One-Way Roadways Established

§7-208.    Turning at Certain Intersections Prohibited or Restricted

§7-209.    Right Turns Prohibited at Certain Intersections

§7-210.    U-turns Prohibited at Certain Locations

§7-211.    No Passing Zones Established

§7-212.    Through Highways Established

§7-213.    Stop Intersections Established

§7-214.    Yield Intersections Established

§7-215.    Operation of Motor Vehicles Restricted on Public Lands

§7-216.    Rotary Traffic Islands Established

§7-217.    Play Highways Established and Authorized

§7-218.    Snowmobile Roads Designated

Article 3
Restrictions on Size, Weight and Type of Vehicle and Load

§7-301.    Vehicle Weight Limits Established on Certain Streets and Bridges

§7-302.    Restrictions on Size of Vehicles on Certain Streets and Bridges

§7-303.    Restrictions as to Weight and Size of Vehicles on Certain Streets and Bridges

§7-304.    Truck Traffic Restricted on Certain Streets

Article 4
General Parking Regulations

§7-401.    Vehicles to Be Parked Within Marked Spaces

§7-402.    Parking Prohibited at All Times in Certain Locations

§7-403.    Parking Prohibited in Certain Locations, Certain Days and Hours

§7-404.    Parking of Trucks, Buses and Certain Other Vehicles Prohibited in Certain Locations

§7-405.    Parking Time Limited in Certain Locations Certain Days and Hours

§7-406.    Special Purpose Parking Zones Established; Parking Otherwise Prohibited

§7-407.    Standing or Parking on Roadway for Loading or Unloading

§7-408.    Angle Parking Required on Portions of Certain Streets

§7-409.    Residential Permit Parking

§7-410.    Parking Prohibited on Portions of Certain Highways During Street Sweeping Hours

§7-411.    Penalties

Article 5
On-Street Metered Parking

§7-501.    Parking Meter Zone Established

§7-502.    Days and Hours Parking Meters in Operation and Parking Time Limits Apply

§7-503.    Placement and Characteristics of Parking Meters

§7-504.    Parked Vehicles to Be Wholly Within Marked Spaces

§7-505.    Coin Deposit in Meter; Overtime Parking Unlawful

§7-506.    Unlawful to Deposit Substitute for Coin in Meter

§7-507.    Unlawful to Deposit Coin in Meter to Extend Parking Time Beyond Legal Limit

§7-508.    Unlawful to Remain Parked at Meter Showing Violation

§7-509.    Unlawful to Tamper with Meter

§7-510.    Ticketing of Vehicles Parked Unlawfully; Effect of Payment Within [ ] Hours

§7-511.    Penalty for Violation

§7-512.    Exceptions

Article 6
Off-Street Metered Parking

§7-601.    Metered Parking Lots Established

§7-602.    Placement and Characteristics of Parking Meters

§7-603.    Reserved Parking Spaces for Handicapped May Be Provided

§7-604.    Parked Vehicles to Be Wholly Within Marked Spaces

§7-605.    Manner of Parking at Meters

§7-606.    Coin Deposit in Meter; Overtime Parking Unlawful

§7-607.    Unlawful to Deposit Substitute for Coin in Meter

§7-608.    Unlawful to Remain Parked at a Meter Showing Violation

§7-609.    Unlawful to Tamper with Meter

§7-610.    Metered Parking Lots for Certain Types of Vehicles Only

§7-611.    Ticketing of Vehicles Parked Unlawfully; Effect of Payment Within [ ] Hours

§7-612.    Penalty for Violation

Article 7
Off-Street Unmetered Parking

§7-701.    Unmetered Parking Lots Established

§7-702.    Reserved Parking Spaces for Handicapped May Be Provided

§7-703.    Unlawful to Park Overtime or When Lot Closed

§7-704.    Unmetered Lots for Certain Types of Vehicles

§7-705.    Manner of Parking

§7-706.    Parking on Rental Basis Only

§7-707.    Penalty for Violation

Article 8
Removal and Impoundment of Illegally Parked Vehicles

§7-801.    Applicability and Scope

§7-802.    Authority to Remove and Impound

§7-803.    Tow Away Zones Designated

§7-804.    Designation of Approved Storage Garages; Bonding; Towing and Storage

§7-805.    Payment of Towing and Storage Charges

§7-806.    Reclamation Costs

§7-807.    Records of Vehicles Removed and Impounded

§7-808.    Restrictions upon Removal of Vehicles

§7-809.    Penalty for Violation

§7-810.    Reports and Disposition of Unclaimed Vehicles

Article 9
Snow and Ice Emergency

§7-901.    Declaration of Snow and Ice Emergency

§7-902.    Parking Prohibited, Driving Motor Vehicles Restricted on Snow Emergency Routes During Emergency

§7-903.    Snow Emergency Routes Designated

§7-904.    Penalty for Violation

Article 10
Regulation of Pedalcycles and Nonmotorized Vehicles

§7-1001.    Riding and Parking of Pedalcycles on Sidewalks Along Certain Streets Prohibited

§7-1002.    Restrictions on Use of Pushcarts

§7-1003.    Skates, Skateboards, Coasters, Sleds and Other Toy Vehicles

Article 11
Pedestrian Regulations

§7-1101.    Pedestrians to Obey Traffic-Control Signs

§7-1102.    Pedestrian-Control Signal Locations Established

§7-1103.    Locations Where Pedestrian Crossing in Unmarked Crosswalks Restricted

§7-1104.    Locations Where Pedestrians May Cross Only in Crosswalk

§7-1105.    Penalty for Violation