Draft Ordinance

Ordinance to amend section 10-714 of the code of ordinance of the City of Montpelier. This section of the ordinance will be replaced and be entitled “Alternate Side Parking” as follows.

Sec. 10-714. ALTERNATE SIDE PARKING.

 Between November 15th and April 1st inclusive, alternate side parking regulations shall be in effect on all streets within the City of Montpelier unless otherwise noted. Such regulations shall apply as follows:

A. On odd-numbered calendar days, vehicles shall only be parked on the side of the street having odd numbered buildings.

B. On even-numbered calendar days, vehicles shall only be parked on the side of the street having even numbered buildings.

C. Some streets cannot support any parking during the winter months. Streets listed as no parking anytime can be found in Table 1.

D. In the downtown where parking meters are located and near schools, there are exceptions to the alternate side parking rule. In these areas parking is allowed between the hours of 7AM –11:59PM. Between the hours of 12:00AM – 7:00AM no parking is allowed on these streets. Streets where daytime only parking (regardless of the calendar day) is allowed can be found in Table 2.

E. Streets where parking is allowed on the even side of the street on EVEN calendar days can be found in Table 3.

F. Streets where parking is allowed on the odd side of the street on ODD calendar days can be found in Table 4.

G. Table 5 is reserved for streets that are not classified in any of the above tables and where special accommodations may be needed.

H. Between the hours of 5:00PM and 11:59PM vehicles need to move to the other side of the street. By 12:00AM all vehicles will need to be parked on the correct side of the street (either odd or even) as indicated by building numbers for the appropriate calendar day.

I. All tables can be found on the City of Montpelier website.

J. The City manager has right to issue a City wide parking ban. When a winter parking ban is in effect, parking will be prohibited between the hours of 1:00AM and 7:00AM on all City streets.