This bill would require the Department of Transportation to post notices in affected areas of changes to parking restrictions at least 72 hours in advance of any road repairs.
- Filed (End of Session)
Int. No. 541
By Council Member Lancman
A Local Law to amend the administrative code of the city of New York, in relation to requiring the provision of advance notice of temporary changes to parking restrictions as a result of road repairs
Be it enacted by the Council as follows:
Section 1. Subdivision b of section 19-175.2 of the administrative code of the city of New York, as added by local law number 78 of the year 2009, is amended to read as follows:
b. Before the department makes temporary parking restriction changes to conduct road repairs, it shall post notice, in the affected areas, of the effective date of such restrictions [as soon as practicable]at least 72 hours in advance. Such notice shall state that no notice of violations shall be issued for violations of such temporary parking restrictions and that if an owner's motor vehicle is missing from the affected streets, the motor vehicle may have been towed and the motor vehicle owner should contact the local police precinct for information about the location of such motor vehicle.
§ 2. This local law takes effect 120 days after it becomes law.
LS 8649/Int. 1813-2017