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File #: Int 1640-2019    Version: * Name: Requiring the DOT to erect signs at the beginning and end of parking regulation zones.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 7/23/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of transportation to erect signs at the beginning and end of parking regulation zones
Sponsors: Peter A. Koo
Council Member Sponsors: 1
Summary: This bill would require the Department of Transportation to post signs at the beginning and end of parking regulation zones with arrows indicating the direction in which the parking regulation extends. The Department would not be required to post a sign at the end of the parking regulation zone where the regulation extends to the end of the street.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1640, 2. Int. No. 1640, 3. July 23, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 7-23-19, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - July 23, 2019

Int. No. 1640

 

By Council Member Koo

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the department of transportation to erect signs at the beginning and end of parking regulation zones

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

 

Section 1. Chapter 1 of title 19 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended by adding a new section 19-175.7 to read as follows:

§ 19-175.7 Parking regulation zone signs required. a. Definitions. For the purposes of this section, the term “regulation zone” means the part of the street covered by a parking restriction.

b. Where a parking regulation zone affects a portion of the street, the department shall post signs at the locations where the parking regulation begins and where such regulation ends. Such signs shall include arrows clearly marking the parking regulation zone. The department is not required to post signs at the end of the area when the parking regulation zone extends to the end of the street.

§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law, except that the commissioner of transportation may take such measures as are necessary for its implementation, including the promulgation of rules, before such date.

 

JG

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