Chapter 14 MOTOR VEHICLES AND TRAFFIC*
Section 14-445 Meter Parking.
(a) Any licensed driver with a vehicle registered in his
or her name which displays a current
handicapped or disabled license plate or hangtag who has a disability which prevents placement
of a coin in a parking meter or operation of a parking meter may purchase a sticker or other
device from the City authorizing the person to park in a metered space without depositing the
necessary coins in a meter.
(1) The person may make application
for the sticker or device with the public works
(2) Application for a sticker or device
must be accompanied by a signed physician's
statement certifying that the individual has a disability which prevents the placement of a coin in
a parking meter or the operation of the meter and indicating whether the disability is permanent
or temporary and, if temporary, stating when such disability is expected to end.
(3) The sticker or device shall be
valid for one year. Applications for renewal of the sticker
or device shall be accompanied by sufficient information to allow City staff to determine whether
the original disability still exists.
(b) The fee for a sticker or device allowing parking at a
meter without depositing a coin shall
be ten dollars ($10.00).
(c) Stickers or devices authorized by this section shall
be displayed on the windshield of the
vehicle in the upper left corner.
(d) Stickers or devices authorized by this section shall
not be transferrable. It shall be unlawful
for any person other than the person to whom the sticker or device is issued to use the sticker or
device to park at a meter and not deposit the required coins.
(e) Vehicles displaying an authorized sticker or device remain
subject to all other parking
(Ord. No. 14853 § 1, 5-20-96)