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Section 12 - Parking Regulations
Section 12  Parking Regulations

Section 12.01  Parking Prohibitions
Section 12.02  Wintertime Parking
Section 12.03  Deposit of Snow and Ice Prohibited on Streets
Section 12.04  Waiving Court Hearing for Violation
Section 12.05  Penalties
Section 12.06  Tow Away Zone
Section 12.07  No Parking Schedule


These documents are presented for informational purposes only.
For legal use refer to the Veazie Code Archive located in the Town Office.
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Section 12.01  Parking Prohibitions
Except when necessary in obedience to traffic regulations, traffic signs or signals, it shall be unlawful and a violation of this ordinance for any person:

12.01.01 Parking Opposite Traffic
To stop, stand or park a vehicle in a roadway other than parallel with the edge of the roadway, headed in the direction of the traffic and with the curb side wheels of the vehicle within six (6) inches of the edge of the roadway, except as provided in the following: Upon those streets which have been marked or signed for angle parking, in places used for the loading or unloading of merchandise or materials, but no vehicle shall remain backed up to the curb except when actually loading or unloading.

12.01.02 Where Prohibited
To stop, stand or park a vehicle on the streets or portions of streets duly marked or posted and which are described or specified in this section, and have so been designated by the Town Manager and approved by order of the Town Council. A schedule of said streets or portions of streets (Section 12.07) shall be maintained by the Town Clerk and be available for public inspection at any reasonable hour.

12.01.03 Hydrants
To stop, stand or park, along the side line of any travelled way, any vehicle, occupied or not, within twelve (12) feet of any fire hydrant.

12.01.04 Handicap Zone
To park a vehicle in a parking zone designated for handicap parking unless the vehicle's license place or a window placard legally displays the handicap logo.

12.01.05 Sidewalks or Turf
To park a vehicle on a sidewalk or turf of a public way.

12.01.06 Bus Stop
To park a vehicle at a designated bus stop.

12.01.07 Loading Zone
To park a vehicle in a designated loading zone.

12.01.08 Obstructing Free Passage
To leave a vehicle stationary on a way so as to obstruct the free passage of other vehicles.


Section 12.02  Wintertime Parking
12.02.01 Parking Limitation
It shall be unlawful and in violation of this ordinance between November 15 to April 15 of the calendar year for any person to stop, stand or park, or allow to remain, a vehicle in or upon any street, public way, public square, or public parking area within the Town of Veazie, so as to interfere with or hinder snow removal, or snow plowing operations during the hours between 10 P.M. and 6 A.M. Eastern Standard Time or Eastern Daylight Time, as may be in effect. It shall be unlawful and in violation of this Ordinance to leave a vehicle unattended so as to interfere with or hinder snow plowing during the hours between 6 a.m. and 10 p.m.

12.02.02 Violation, Removal
Any officer of the Veazie Police Department is hereby authorized to remove and tow away or have removed or towed away by any commercial towing service, any vehicle parked in violation of Section 12.03.01, and to have placed in a suitable location, al at the expense of the owner of the vehicle.

Section 12.03  Deposit of Snow and Ice Prohibited on Streets
No person shall deposit or cause to be deposited any body of ice or heap of snow in any street, lane or public way so as to interfere with traffic flow.

Section 12.04  Waiving Court Hearing for Violation
Any person accused of a violation of this ordinance or any portion thereof may voluntarily waive their right to appear and defend before any Court or Judicial Tribunal the charge made against them for such illegal parking by paying to the municipality the sum stated in Section 12.06 for each infraction within thirty (30) days of the date such alleged offense was committed. All fees double if not paid in full within thirty (30) days of violation date.

Section 12.05  Penalties
Any person, firm or corporation who shall violate any provision of this ordinance shall, upon conviction thereof and in addition to any other remedies provided herein, be subject to a fine as stated below. Each day that a violation continues shall constitute a separate offense.

Overtime Parking $5.00
No Parking 10.00
Sidewalk or Turf 10.00
Position of Vehicle 10.00
Bus Stop 10.00
Loading Zone 10.00
Deposit of Snow on Street 25.00
Fire Zone/Hydrant 25.00
Obstructing the Flow of Traffic 25.00
Winter Time Parking 25.00
Handicap Zone 50.00

Section 12.06  Tow Away Zone
All areas designated as no parking shall also be known as to away zones when the illegally parked vehicle is deemed to a public safety hazard by the Veazie Police Officer.

Section 12.07  No Parking Schedule
12.07.01 Arbor Drive
No parking on either side of the road for a distance of two hundred (200) feet from the intersection of State Street.

12.07.02 Chase Road
12.07.02.01
No parking on the southwesterly side of the road between State Street and a point opposite telephone pole #17.
12.07.02.02
No parking on the southwesterly side of the road between telephone pole #39 and the Interstate 95 Bridge.
12.07.02.03
No parking on the northwesterly side of the road for a distance of one hundred (100) feet from the intersection of State Street.

12.07.03 Community Center Parking Lot
No parking between the hours of 10:00 P.M. and 6:00 A.M. unless the driver of the vehicle is attending a meeting at the Community Center or is engaged in official business at said building. Overnight parking will be permitted with the permission of the Chief of Police.

12.07.04 Flagg Street
No parking on either side of road from intersection of Green Street to the intersection of Main Street.

12.07.05 Fletcher Municipal Building Parking Lot
No parking between the hours of 10:00 P.M. and 6:00 A.M. unless the driver of the vehicle is attending a meeting at the Fletcher Municipal Building or is engaged in official business at said building.

12.07.06 Green Street
No parking on the south side.

12.07.07 Highview Terrace
No parking on either side of the street from the State Street intersection for a distance of three hundred (300) feet.

12.07.08 Judson Street
No parking on the southeasterly side.

12.07.09 Lemon Street
12.07.09.01
No parking on either side of the road for a distance of fifty (50) feet in a south-easterly direction from the intersection of Flagg Street

12.07.09.02
No parking on the northeasterly side of the road for a distance of three hundred (300) feet from the intersection of Main Street.

12.07.10 Main Street
No parking on the northeasterly side of the road from the intersection of State Street for a distance of one thousand fifty-six (1,056) feet. No parking on either side of Main Street from the intersection of State Street for a distance of two hundred fifty (250) feet.

12.07.11 Maple Street
No parking on the southeasterly side and no parking on either side within fifty feet (50) of Olive Street.

12.07.12 Oak Grove Street
No parking on either side of the road for a distance of fifty (50) feet from the intersection of School Street.

12.07.13 Oak Grove & Olive Streets
No parking on either side of Oak Grove and Olive Streets between the intersection of Oak Grove and Rock Street and the intersection of Olive and Rock Street.

12.07.14 Old County Road
No parking on either side of the street.

12.07.15 Olive Street
Twenty (20) minute parking only, on the northeasterly side of the road for a distance of one hundred (100) feet from Main Street.

12.07.16 Prouty Drive
No parking on either side of the road between the cul-de-sacs.

12.07.17 Riverview Park
No parking, except by permission of the Town Council or the Town Manager or as excepted in the Town/Salmon Club lease, between the hours of one hour after sunset and one hour before sunrise.

12.07.18 Rock Street
12.07.18.01
No parking on either side of the road from the intersection of Oak Grove Street to the intersection of Olive Street.

12.07.18.02
No parking on the southeasterly side from Olive Street to Lemon Street.

12.07.19 School Street
No parking on either side of the road for a distance of two hundred (200) feet from the intersection of State Street.





 

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