Section 14-424 Same--Special hoods.
Prior to the adoption of Ord. 15518 on 02/16/1998, Section 14-424 read as follows.
(a) The city manager may authorize the issuance of marked
parking meter hoods to the
following persons at the rates stated herein, which shall be in lieu of meter charges:
Contractors and service agencies, who exhibit a need to park vehicles at specific meter
locations in order to perform their work--Five dollars ($5.00) per day.
Private utilities companies, for the parking of service vehicles identifiable as such by
color or signs--Five dollars ($5.00) per day.
Theater operators and funeral home operators, who establish a business-related need for
the issuance of such hoods--Five dollars ($5.00) per day.
Handicapped persons, who establish an employment need for the issuance of such hood
and who either are nonambulatory or who present a physician's certificate of need with respect to
their handicap--One dollar and fifty cents ($1.50) per day or thirty dollars ($30.00) per month.
(b) The city manager may, by regulations, impose conditions
and limitations upon the issuance
and use of such hoods. The city manager may also withdraw or revoke hoods issued hereunder,
provided that any prepayments are refunded pro rata.
(c) The city manager shall have the authority to issue parking
hoods for construction activities
affecting the use of meters other than two-hour meters at a fee of one dollar ($1.00) per day of
estimated usage provided that said usage is for a minimum of ten (10) days and that there is a
reasonably definite basis for estimating the period of usage and the fee is paid in advance. The
city manager shall be further authorized to issue meter hoods for two-hour meters for
construction projects extending for more than one year at a fee of one dollar ($1.00) per day of
estimated usage provided the estimated fee is paid in advance.
(d) The city manager shall have the authority to issue annual
parking hoods to service
agencies, private utility companies, theater operators and funeral home operators who establish a
reasonably definite basis of estimating their annual use of such hoods. The minimum fee for
issuance of annual hoods shall be fifteen cents ($0.15) per estimated hour of usage, provided that
the minimum annual hood fee shall be five hundred dollars ($500.00) payable in advance.
(e) The city manager shall have the authority to issue parking
hoods to the chief of police for
the use of volunteer police workers while working in the police building. The police department
shall pay the parking utility a monthly fee of fifteen cents ($0.15) per estimated hour of hood
(Code 1964, § 12.756; Ord. No. 11311, § 1, 12-15-86; Ord. No. 12643, §