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TOWN OF TRUCKEE <br /> California <br /> ORDINANCE 2017-12 <br /> AN ORDINANCE AMENDING SECTIONS 10.17.030, 10.17.060, 10.17.200 AND 10.17.300 <br /> OF THE TRUCKEE MUNICIPAL CODE <br /> REGARDING PARKING DURING SNOW REMOVAL SEASON <br /> WHEREAS, Chapter 10.17 of the Truckee Municipal Code establishes restrictions on <br /> parking on public streets and rights-of-way during months when snow is likely to occur; and <br /> WHEREAS, Section 10.17.030 presently does not specifically include parking in public <br /> street easements in the winter parking prohibition; and <br /> WHEREAS, Section 10.17.060 presently requires signs giving notice of Chapter <br /> 10.17's parking restrictions to be erected at the Town's borders, but the content of the required <br /> signs has been omitted from the ordinance; and <br /> WHEREAS, Section 10.17.200 presently creates an exception to the parking <br /> restrictions for areas located more than 48 inches outside the line of snow poles on any given <br /> street but does not specifically state that vehicles parked more than 48 inches from the snow <br /> pole line but still within the right-of-way are still subject to damage from Town snow removal and <br /> that the Town will not be liable for such damage; and <br /> WHEREAS, Section 10.17.300 presently contains an outdated schedule of fines for <br /> infractions that is inconsistent with the general penalty provisions of Section 1.02.040; and <br /> WHEREAS, resolving the sign text omission, clarifying liability for parking within the <br /> right-of-way and public street easements, and removing the inconsistency in fine amounts will <br /> improve Chapter 10.17 and make it easier for the public to understand; and <br /> WHEREAS, all legal prerequisites for the adoption of this ordinance have been met; <br /> The Town Council of the Town of Truckee Does Ordain as Follows: <br /> Section 1. Section 10.17.030 of the Truckee Municipal Code is hereby amended by adding <br /> ", public street easement, or snow storage easement" following "Town right-of-way" in the first <br /> sentence thereof. <br /> Section 2. Section 10.17.060 of the Truckee Municipal Code is hereby amended to read as <br /> follows: <br /> 10.17.060 Warning Signs <br /> Signs giving notice of the provisions of this chapter shall be erected at each <br /> entrance to the Town. Such shall signs shall be at least three feet square and <br /> shall specify the dates between which parking is prohibited and cite Section <br /> 10.17.030 of this code. <br /> ' Section 3. Section 10.17.200 of the Truckee Municipal Code is hereby amended to read as <br /> follows: <br /> 10.17.200 Parking Outside Snow Pole Line <br />