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Record #: O2011-1462   
Type: Ordinance Status: Failed to Pass
Intro date: 3/9/2011 Current Controlling Legislative Body: Committee on Traffic Control and Safety
Final action: 5/18/2011
Title: Amendment of Municipal Code Section 9-68-020 by further regulating residential parking permits for motorcycles
Sponsors: Reilly, Brendan
Topic: MUNICIPAL CODE AMENDMENTS - Title 9 - Vehicles, Traffic & Rail Transportation - Ch. 68 Restricted Parking-Permits & Regulations
Attachments: 1. O2011-1462.pdf
Related files: R2011-691
ORDINANCE
BE IT ORDAINED BY THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF CHICAGO:
SECTION 1. Section 9-68-020 of the Municipal Code of Chicago is amended by adding the language underscored and by deleting the language struck through, as follows:
9-68-020 Residential parking permits.
(a) (1) Upon application and payment of the required fee to the city clerk, the clerk or his designee shall issue annual "residential parking permit" stickers to residents of the residential parking permit zone for use on each eaf motor vehicle owned and registered within any residential parking permit zone, displaying a current city wheel tax license emblem. Such a residential parking permit sticker may also be issued as part of such city wheel tax license emblem. Such a residential parking permit sticker shall be affixed, in accordance with the instructions printed thereon and without the use of supplemental adhesives, at the lower right-hand corner of the inside of the glass portion of the windshield of such motor vehicle, directly above or as part of the city wheel tax license emblem, or in the case of a motorcycle, the residential parking permit sticker shall be affixed to the motorcycle in a conspicuous place, as directed by the city clerk in the instructions printed on the sticker. This permit sticker shall not guarantee or reserve any parking space, nor shall it exempt the holder from the observance of any traffic or parking regulation.
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(d) The fee for an annual residential parking permit is $25.00 for each motor vehicle. If application is made for the permit after November 30th of the current annual period, the following fees shall apply:
Between December 1st and March 31st: 66 percent of the applicable fee; and Between April 1st and June 30th: 33 percent of the applicable fee.
The fee for one-day permits shall be $16 for 30 permits. A replacement of an annual permit will be issued for $10 upon receipt of the permit number portion of the removed annual permit sticker and a receipt for the current annual permit sticker. Replacement of any permits which are lost or destroyed will be made at full cost.
(e) If a residential parking zone is in effect at the place of residence of a person with a disability who is an owner of a motor vehicle licensed to a handicapped individual, as the term handicapped individual is defined in Section 3-56-050(a) of this Code, such person shall be exempt from the residential permit parking fees set forth in paragraph (d) of this section.
(f) It shall be unlawful for any person to affix, cause to be affixed, or otherwise display any residential parking permit or other vehicle-specific permit issued pursuant to any other parking permit program to any automobile motor vehicle other than the motor vehicle to which the permit was intended to be affixed at the time of issuance by the city.
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(i)      The city clerk is authorized to issue temporary residential parking permits to holders
 
of the wheel tax license provided by Chapter 3-56. Any such temporary residential parking permit shall be affixed, in accordance with the instructions printed thereon which are made a part thereof, at the lower right-hand corner on the inside of the glass portion of the windshield of the motor vehicle, or in the case of a motorcycle, the residential parking permit sticker shall be affixed to the motorcycle in a conspicuous place, as directed by the city clerk in the instructions printed on the sticker. Such temporary residential parking permit shall cease to be valid 30 days after its issuance. Such temporary residential parking permit may be issued as part of a temporary city wheel tax license emblem as described in Section 3-56-070.
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SECTION 2.  This ordinance shall take effect upon its passage and approval.
 
 
Brendan Reilly Alderman, 42nd Ward
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