Section 34-97 Prohibited in Certain Places; No Signs Required

(a) No person shall stop, stand or park a vehicle, except when necessary to avoid conflict with other traffic or in compliance with law or the directions of a police officer or traffic control device, in any of the following places:

  1. On a sidewalk.
  2. In front of a public or private driveway.
  3. Within an intersection.
  4. Within 15 feet of a fire hydrant.
  5. On a crosswalk.
  6. Within 25 feet of an intersection.
  7. Within 30 feet upon the approach to any flashing beacon, stop sign or traffic control signal located at the side of a roadway.
  8. Between a safety zone and the adjacent curb or within 30 feet of points on the curb immediately opposite the ends of a safety zone, unless signs or markings indicate a different length.
  9. Within 50 feet of the nearest rail of a railroad crossing.
  10. Within 30 feet of the driveway entrance to any fire station and on the side of a street opposite the entrance to any fire station within 75 feet of the entrance (when properly signposted).
  11. Alongside or opposite any street excavation or obstruction when stopping, standing or parking would obstruct traffic.
  12. On a roadway side of any vehicle stopped or parked at the edge or curb of a street.
  13. Upon any bridge or other elevated structure upon a highway or within a highway tunnel.
  14. At any place where official signs prohibit stopping.

(b) No person shall move a vehicle not lawfully under his control into any prohibited area or away from a curb any distance which is unlawful.
(Code 1981, § 7-1131)