Chapter 14 MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC*
Section 14-290 Parking, stopping or standing prohibited in fire lanes.
(a) When signs have been erected marking such fire lanes,
it shall be unlawful for any person
to stop, stand or park a vehicle within such fire lanes.
(b) If any vehicle is found in violation of any provision
of this article and the driver thereof is
not present, the owner or person in whose name such vehicle is registered in the records of any
city, county or state shall be responsible for such violation when such vehicle was being used
with permission. Proof of the ownership as aforesaid shall be prima facie evidence that such
vehicle with absent driver was being operated with permission of the owner.
(c) Members of the fire department or police department are
authorized to remove a vehicle
from a signed fire lane to the nearest garage or other place of safety or to a garage designated or
maintained by the police department. Such vehicles shall be impounded until lawfully claimed or
disposed of in accordance with section 14-548.
(Code 1964, § 9.1615(2)--(4); Ord. No. 10139, § 1, 4-2-84)