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South Bend's ordinance on Winter Weather Emergencies


Sec. 20-105. Traffic Regulations During Snow Removal Conditions

Winter weather emergency conditions: When winter weather emergency conditions are declared to exist, the following regulations shall be in effect:

1. The mayor or, in his absence, the city engineer, or in both of their absences, the mayor's designee, shall have the following powers:

a. To limit traffic within the city.

b. To establish such parking regulations as he or she deems necessary.

c. To designate both city-owned vehicles and privately owned vehicles as "temporary service vehicles."

d. To exercise all authority granted pursuant to IC 10-14-3-1 et seq., the Emergency Management and Disaster Law, regulating civil defense disaster law if he or she deems weather conditions to be severe enough to implement such emergency powers.

(Ord. No. 7132-82, § 3; Ord. No. 7404-84, § 1)

Sec. 20-105.1. Penalties.
Any person found to be in violation of section 20-105 of this article shall be fined twenty-five dollars ($25.00).

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