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File #: Int 1756-2019    Version: * Name: Restricting the parking of certain commercial vehicles in residential streets overnight.
Type: Introduction Status: Committee
Committee: Committee on Transportation
On agenda: 10/17/2019
Enactment date: Law number:
Title: A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to restricting the parking of certain commercial vehicles in residential streets overnight
Sponsors: Robert F. Holden, Paul A. Vallone
Council Member Sponsors: 2
Summary: This bill would prohibit the parking of commercial vehicles owned or operated by gas or oil heat suppliers, gas or oil heat systems maintenance companies or any public utility in residential streets overnight between the hours of 9:00PM and 5:00AM.
Attachments: 1. Summary of Int. No. 1756, 2. Int. No. 1756, 3. October 17, 2019 - Stated Meeting Agenda with Links to Files, 4. Hearing Transcript - Stated Meeting 10-17-19, 5. Minutes of the Stated Meeting - October 17, 2019

Int. No. 1756

By Council Members Holden and Vallone

 

A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to restricting the parking of certain commercial vehicles in residential streets overnight

 

Be it enacted by the Council as follows:

                     Section 1. Subdivision b of section 19-170 of the administrative code of the city of New York is amended to read as follows:

b. Notwithstanding the foregoing, no person shall park a commercial vehicle on a residential street from 9 p.m. to 5 a.m. For the purpose of this subdivision, residential streets are defined as those streets, or parts thereof, which are located within a residential district under the zoning resolution. Where a commercial vehicle is parked in violation of this subdivision, it shall be an affirmative defense to said violation, with the burden of proof on the person who received the summons, that he or she was actively engaged in business at the time the summons was issued at a premises located within three city blocks of where the summons was issued. [This subdivision shall not apply to vehicles owned or operated by gas or oil heat suppliers or gas or oil heat systems maintenance companies, the agents or employees, thereof, or any public utility.]

§ 2. This local law takes effect 90 days after it becomes law.

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