CHAPTER XVIII. TRAFFIC AND VEHICLESCHAPTER XVIII. TRAFFIC AND VEHICLES\ARTICLE 6. TRUCKS

(a)   Except as provided in subsection (b) of this section, no person or operator of a truck with a manufacturer’s rated capacity of over one and one-half (1 ½) tons, transport, truck tractor, semi-trailer, commercial trailer not motorized, farm tractor, or mobile home shall park the vehicle or otherwise leave the same unattended on any street in the City of Andover, Kansas for longer than a two (2) hour period; provided, however that nothing herein shall deny the right to park any such vehicle for emergency refueling, making an emergency repair, or when more than two (2) hours is necessary for the prompt and continuous loading or unloading of cargo; provided further, that the vehicle shall be promptly moved upon the completion of such emergency refueling, emergency repair or loading or unloading of cargo.

(b)   No person or operator of a motor home, fifth-wheel, travel trailer, camper or other type of recreational vehicle shall park the said vehicle or otherwise leave the same unattended on any street in the City of Andover, Kansas for longer than a thirty-six (36) hour period.

(c)   The Governing Body of the City of Andover, Kansas shall place and maintain such traffic control devices upon the streets under its jurisdiction, as it deems necessary to indicate and to carry out the provisions of this Ordinance.

(d)   It shall be unlawful for any person or persons to park vehicles as set forth in this Section, and any person convicted of a violation of this Section shall, on first conviction thereof, be punished by a fine of not more than One Hundred Dollars ($100.00) or by imprisonment of not more than ten (10) days, or both.  For a subsequent conviction within one (1) year thereafter, they shall be punished by a fine of not more than Two Hundred Dollars ($200.00) or by imprisonment of not more than twenty (20) days, or both.  Upon the third conviction or subsequent conviction within a one (1) year period after the first conviction, said person shall be punished by a fine of not more than Five Hundred Dollars ($500.00) or by imprisonment of not more than six (6) months, or both.

(Ord. 1397, Sec. 2)