Chapter 10.35


10.35.010    Inattention.

10.35.010 Inattention.

It shall be unlawful to drive a motor vehicle on any street, alley, or way open to the public of the City in an inattentive manner. “Inattentive manner” means the operation of a motor vehicle in a manner which, without regard to speed, evidences a lack of: (A) that degree of attentiveness required to safely operate the vehicle under the prevailing conditions, including, but not limited to, the nature and condition of the roadway, presence of pedestrians, or the presence of other traffic; or (B) that degree of attentiveness as will allow the driver of a motor vehicle to observe anything resting on or traveling on the roadway in time to take appropriate action as circumstances require.

Violation of this section shall constitute a civil infraction subject to a monetary penalty of $124.00 for nonaccident infractions and $175.00 for accident related infractions, not including statutory costs and assessments. (Ord. O-13-531).