Spearfish Downtown Parking Ordinance

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2 HOUR DOWNTOWN PUBLIC PARKING  DISTRICT

Sec. 17-332.  Designation.
    Regulated parking spaces are those included within the boundaries of the following described area:  the south side of  Jackson Blvd. from 5th Street to 7th Street, the east side of 7th Street from Jackson Blvd. to Hudson Street, the north side of Grant Street from 7th Street to Main Street, and the west side of 5th Street from Hudson Street to Jackson Blvd.  All parking areas, both physically on street and boulevard, contained within this area will be enforced.

Sec. 17-333.  Markings.
   Lines shall be painted upon the street, designating each parking  space and each vehicle shall park in such lines. It shall be unlawful to park any vehicle across any such line, or to park a vehicle in such a position that it will not be entirely within the space designated by such lines. Each block shall be clearly marked so as to indicate the legal parking  limit therein.
 
Sec. 17-334.  Unlawful parking.
   No person shall park any vehicle within the boundaries described in section 17-332 for longer than two (2) hours on any enforcement day as specified in section 17-335.

Sec. 17-335.  Hours of operation.
   The hours of regulation of the public parking  district pursuant to the provisions of this division shall be 9:00 a.m. until 5:00 p.m. of all weekdays (Monday - Friday), holidays excepted.
 
Sec. 17-336.  Regulation of parking.
   Enforcement of parking  violations within the public parking  district shall be controlled by the chief of police.
 
Sec. 17-337.  Notice of violation.
   When it is determined that any vehicle is illegally parked, the chief of police shall have attached to such vehicle a notice stating that such vehicle has been parked in violation of this division and the fine imposed for such violation. Thereafter, a notice shall be attached to such vehicle for each parking  period violated. The notice of violation may be in the form of a courtesy warning at the discretion of the enforcement officer.
 
Sec. 17-338.  Record of violation.
   The police department shall keep records of all violations of this division.  The records shall contain the following information.  Date, time, and location of violation and license plate, make, and model of the vehicle.  The record may also contain a brief description of circumstances surrounding the violation.
 
Sec. 17-339.  Fine for violation.
   The fine for violation for any illegal parking  under the provisions of this division shall be $5.00 per occurrence.