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Record #: SO2021-1522   
Type: Ordinance Status: Recommended for Passage
Intro date: 4/21/2021 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Pedestrian and Traffic Safety
Final action: 5/26/2021
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Section 9-68-032 by modifying and expanding seasonal parking program on portion(s) of S Oakenwald Ave
Sponsors: King, Sophia D.
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 9 - Vehicles, Traffic & Rail Transportation - Ch. 68 Restricted Parking-Permits & Regulations
Attachments: 1. SO2021-1522.pdf, 2. O2021-1522.pdf
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ORDINANCE

BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:
SECTION 1. Section 9-68-032 of the Municipal Code of Chicago is hereby amended by adding the language underscored, and by deleting the language struck through, as follows:
9-68-032 Seasonal Parking Permit Program.
A seasonal parking program is hereby established within the program area(s) specified in subsection (b) of thic ordinanco. The operation of the seasonal parking program shall be limited to the days that fall between April 1 and November 1 and shall be further limited to the days and times as indicated in subsection (b). During the hours that the program is in effect, parking on residential streets, as defined in Section 9-4-010. within the program areafs) shall be restricted to vehicles bearing the appropriate seasonal parking permit issued in accordance with subsection (c) of thic ordinanco.
The lakefront seasonal permit parking program area shall include all blocks of any residential street in an R1 through R5 zoning district located in an area of the City set forth below. For purpoeoc of thic ordinance, a "rocidontial etroot" chall bo dofinod in 9 4 010 of tho Municipal Codo of tho City of Chicago.

SrSouth Oakenwald Avenue Avo Woctcido from & East 41st P4r Place to & East 42nd Plr Place (west side (even numbered side) of block only, even numbored sido). All Days. 5:00 P.M. - to 6:00 A.M.
South Oakenwald Avenue from East 40th Street to East 41s' Street (west side (even numbered side) of block only). All Days. 5:00 P.M. to 6:00 A.M.
The office of the alderman whose ward contains each program area shall administer the distribution of seasonal, seasonal guest,, and business/ or place of worship guest parking permits, without charge, to residents and businesses ofthe program area in accordance with this section. No seasonal parking permit shall be issued to a person owning a vehicle eligible for immobilization pursuant to Section 9-100-120 or other applicable sections provision of the Municipal Code of Chicago. No seasonal parking permit shall be issued to a vehicle unless such vehicle also displays a current city vohicle sticker Citv wheel tax license emblem. Residents of tho program oroa may not No person shall display.a guest permits on 4heif a vehicle* in lieu of obtaining a current city vehicle sticker Citv wheel tax license emblem as required by thi6 section. Single day guest parking permits shall only be valid for the date indicated on the face of the guest parking permit.
The Department of Transportation shall cause the placement, erection,, and maintenance of appropriate signs in the seasonal parking permit program area indicating permit parking only, the times when such regulations shall be effective, and identifying such area as a tow zone during the hours the restrictions are in effect.
It shall be unlawful to park any unauthorized vehicle in violation of signs erected and maintained pursuant to subsection (d) of this ordinanco. A violation of this subsection shall be deemed a violation of Section 9^64-090(6). In addition, any vehicle parked in violation of this section shall be subject to an immediate tow as provided in Section 9-92-030.
The Department of Transportation is directed to continue to consult with the program area community and aldermen of wards which are impacted by the program, and make such modifications as are necessary to facilitate the implementation ofthis program.

SECTION 2. This ordinance shall be in full force and effect upon passage and publication.


CHICAGO, MAY 26, 2021

To the President and Members of the City Council:

Your Committee on Pedestrian and Traffic Safety to which were referred proposed ordinance(s) and/or order(s) to establish and/or amend Amendment of Municipal Chapter 9-68 by adding new Section 9-68-032 to establish seasonal parking program on ( west side) of 4000 block of South Oakenwald Avenue, from East 40th Street to East 41 Street of vehicular traffic movement on portions of sundry streets, begs leave to recommend that Your Honorable Body DO PASS the proposed substitute ordinance(s) and/or order(s) transmitted herewith.

This recommendation was concurred in by all members of the Committee present, with no dissenting votes.
Respectfully submitted,

Walter Burnett, Jr. " Chairman,
Committee on Pedestrian and Traffic Safety