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<br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> ORDINANCE NO. 6 2 2 2 <br /> <br /> AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE <br /> CITY OF AUBURN, WASHINGTON, AMENDING <br /> CHAPTER 10.36 OF THE AUBURN CITY CODE <br /> RELATING TO PARKING OF COMMERCIAL AND <br /> RECREATIONAL VEHICLES AND TRAILERS <br /> <br /> WHEREAS, Chapter 10.36 establishes limitations on parking for some <br /> <br /> larger vehicles and trailers on City streets; and <br /> <br /> WHEREAS, the weight of larger vehicles and unattached trailers exceeds <br /> <br /> the safe capacity of the shoulder of several City streets. As a result of those <br /> <br /> larger vehicles and unattached trailers being parked on inadequate surfaces in <br /> <br /> City rights-of-way are being severely damaged; and <br /> <br /> WHEREAS, parking larger vehicles and trailers on some City streets <br /> <br /> interferes with sight distances, resulting in increased risk of vehicle collision; and <br /> , <br /> WHEREAS, until improvements are made to the shoulders of City streets <br /> <br /> that would allow larger vehicles and trailers to park there without causing <br /> <br /> damage, City staff recommends restricting parking to those areas that can safely <br /> <br /> bear the weight of larger vehicles, and prohibiting the parking of unattached <br /> <br /> trailers. <br /> <br /> WHEREAS, upon review of the current regulations, City staff recommends <br /> <br /> these changes to the City's code in order to protect the City's roadways, provide <br /> <br /> for clearer guidance to citizens and to allow for more effective enforcement; <br /> <br /> NOW, THEREFORE, THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF AUBURN, <br /> <br /> WASHINGTON, DO ORDAIN as follows: <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> <br /> Ordinance No. 6222 <br /> December 30, 2008 <br /> Page 1 of 6 <br />