Sec. 24-153. Prohibited in certain places.
(a) Except when necessary to avoid conflict with other traffic, or in compliance with law or the directions of a law enforcement officer or traffic-control device, no person shall:
(1) Stop, stand or park any vehicle:
a. On the roadway side of any vehicle stopped or parked at the edge or curb of a street or on the roadway side of any lawfully existing parking area;
b. So that all or any part of any vehicle is on or over any portion of a sidewalk or terrace;
c. Within an intersection;
d. On a crosswalk;
e. Between a safety zone and the adjacent curb or within thirty (30) feet of points on the curb immediately opposite the ends of a safety zone, unless the department of roads or the city council indicates a different length by signs or markings;
f. Alongside or opposite any street excavation or obstruction when stopping, standing, or parking would obstruct traffic;
g. Upon any bridge or other elevated structure upon a highway or within a highway tunnel
h. On any railroad track;
i. At any place where official signs prohibit stopping;
j. Within the turnaround area or circular area of a cul-de-sac abutting an area of multi-family dwellings of more than one-story height;
k. In front of or adjacent to such portion of schools, school buildings, and school playgrounds as may be designated and marked by the chief of police, on school days from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.;
l. In front of theatre entrances during public use and where designated and marked;
m. In front of entrances and exits at hotels of fifty (50) guestrooms or more, where designated and marked by appropriate signs;
n. In front of the entrance to any building where there is a public assemblage of one hundred (100) persons or more, where designated and marked;
o. At any place where signs placed by the chief of police with the approval of the council prohibit standing, stopping or parking; or
p. On the non-paved portion of any cul-de-sac.
(2) Stand or park a vehicle, whether occupied or not, except momentarily to pick up or discharge a passenger or passengers unless otherwise prohibited:
a. In front of a public or private driveway;
b. Within fifteen (15) feet of a fire hydrant;
c. Within forty (40) feet of any street intersection;
d. Within twenty (20) feet of the driveway entrance to any fire station and on the side of a street opposite the entrance to any fire station within seventy-five (75) feet of such entrance when properly signed and posted;
e. At any place where official signs placed by the chief of police with the approval of the city council prohibit standing or parking;
f. Within thirty (30) feet of any flashing signal, stop sign, or yield sign located at the side of a roadway; or
g. Within five (5) feet of the end of the radius of any driveway, alleyway or parking lot entrance or exit.
(3) Park a vehicle, whether occupied or not, except temporarily for the purpose of and while actually engaged in loading or unloading merchandise or passengers unless otherwise prohibitited:
a. Within fifty (50) feet of the nearest rail of a railroad crossing; or
b. At any place where signs placed by the chief of police with the approval of the council prohibit parking.
(b) No person shall remove a vehicle not lawfully under his control into such prohibited area or away from a curb such a distance as shall be unlawful.
Source: Code 1962 §§ 10-5-1, 10-5-2; Ord. No. 2916, § 1, 11-17-80; Ord. No. 3522, § 1, 3-21-88; Ord. No. 3768, § 1, 1-7-91; Ord. No. 3799, § 1, 4-15-91; Ord. No. 3984, § 1, 9-7-93; Ord. No. 4166, § 1, 5-6-96; Ord. No. 4461, § 1, 4-17-2000; Ord. No. 5223, § 1, 9-4-12; Ord. No. 5311, § 1, 8-18-14
State law reference--Similar provisions, R.R.S. 1943, 60-6,165 to 60-6,169.