Prior to the adoption of Ord. 21801 on 09/16/2013, Section 14-413 read as follows.

    (a)    Parking meter rates are hereby established for parking meter zones as set forth in this division. The period of parking time received for each coin of a specific denomination shall be shown on the parking meter. Rates for parking meter zones as shown by sections of this division are:

    (1)     Five (5) minutes for each five cents ($0.05):

         a.    One-hour parking meter zone, section 14-416.1.

        b.    Two-hour parking meter zone, section 14-416.

        c.    Four-hour parking meter zone, section 14-415.

        d.    Five-hour parking meter zone, section 14-414.1.

    (2)       Five (5) minutes for each five cents ($0.05): Ten-hour parking meter zone, section 14-414.

    (3)     Five (5) minutes for each five cents ($0.05): Twenty-four minute parking meter zone, section 14-417.

    (4)     Except that the parking meter rate for all City of Columbia parking meters located in the campus area shall be seventy-five cents ($0.75) one dollar ($1.00) per hour for all periods of time between the hours of 7:30 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. except on Sundays and holidays.

    (b)    A veteran displaying special license plates issued under section 301.145, 301.443, 301.451 or 301.456 RSMo., or a veteran who is a Bronze Star recipient who displays a placard issued by the director of revenue under section 304.725 RSMo., may park a motor vehicle, weighing not more than six thousand (6,000) pounds gross weight, without charge, in any metered parking space.  This subsection does not exempt a vehicle displaying the special license plates or placard from complying with other city parking regulations.

(Code 1964, § 12.681; Ord. No. 10341, § 1, 10-15-84; Ord. No. 14461 § 1, 4-17-95; Ord. No. 14515 § 1, 6-19-95; Ord. No. 17011, § 1, 9-17-01; Ord. No. 20986, §1, 6-20-11; Ord. No. 21182, § 1, 12-19-11)