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File #: 170191    Version: 0 Name:
Type: Bill Status: LAPSED
File created: 3/2/2017 In control: Committee on Streets and Services
On agenda: Final action:
Title: Amending Chapter 12-900 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Parking Regulations and Penalties," by amending Section 12-903, entitled "Stopping, Standing or Parking Prohibited at Certain Times," to add provisions relating to notice of temporary parking prohibitions, under certain terms and conditions.
Sponsors: Councilmember Reynolds Brown, Councilmember Quiñones Sánchez
Indexes: PARKING REGULATIONS
Code sections: 12-900 - Parking Regulations and Penalties, 12-903 - Stopping, Standing or Parking Prohibited at Certain Times
Attachments: 1. Bill No. 17019100.pdf
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Amending Chapter 12-900 of The Philadelphia Code, entitled "Parking Regulations and Penalties," by amending Section 12-903, entitled "Stopping, Standing or Parking Prohibited at Certain Times," to add provisions relating to notice of temporary parking prohibitions, under certain terms and conditions.

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THE COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF PHILADELPHIA HEREBY ORDAINS:

SECTION 1. Chapter 12-900 of The Philadelphia Code is amended to read as follows:

CHAPTER 12-900. PARKING REGULATIONS AND PENALTIES.

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§12-903. Stopping, Standing or Parking Prohibited at Certain Times.

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(7) An application by any person for a permit to temporarily prohibit parking on a street or portion thereof for moving, deliveries, or other approved purpose, shall be granted by the Department only on the condition, in addition to such other requirements that the Department may impose, that the permittee post the required notice of the temporary parking prohibition at the location a minimum of 72 hours before the temporary prohibition will go into effect.

(.a) Promptly upon approving an application for such temporary prohibition of parking on any street or portion thereof, the Department shall post notice of such temporary prohibition on its website. Such notice shall be posted at least one week in advance of the effective date of the parking prohibition, and shall specify the location and the dates for which the prohibition will be effective.

(.b) Persons who are approved for a temporary parking prohibition permit shall obtain from the Police Department the required signs indicating such prohibition and shall post such signs at the restricted location no less than seventy-two (72) hours in advance of the effective time of the prohibition. The permittee shall remove the signs promptly after the expiration of the permitted restriction time.


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