Parking Ordinance

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Section I – Parking Limitations:
Parking of any motor vehicle in excess of 72 hours, or at such times when there is snowfall of 2 inches or more, until snow is cleared from the roadway, or of any camping trailer or boat and/or boat trailer or other trailer, or motor vehicle in excess of gross weight ot 8,000 pounds for more than 24 hours is prohibited on any Seneca Township road, street or highway. The official definition of road, street or highway, as contained in 605 ILCS, shall apply hereto, Seneca Township roads, streets, or highways, hereinafter known as “roads” are listed in the Seneca Township “Official List of Roads” as Exhibit A, which is attached hereto and made a part of hereof by reference.

A map delineating the location of each of the aforementioned roads is attached hereto for reference only as Exhibit B.

Section II – Parking Restrictions:
Parking is prohibited on any Township ROad when posted by signage indicating the period of time or times when parking is restricted and/or prohibited.

Section III – Enforcement:
Upon posting of any signs as set forth in Section II above, a copy of this Ordinance, duly certified, will be transmitted to the Sheriff of McHenry County and the State’s Attorney of McHenry County for enforcement of the terms hereof, pursuant to Sections 11-304 and 11-306 of the Motor Vehicle Code of Illinois, as amended, and Sections 6-201.16, 16.102 and16-105 of the Highway Code of Illinois, as amended.

Section IV – Repeal of Conflict:
All Seneca Township Road District Ordinances and Resolutions, or parts thereof, in conflict herewith, are hereby repealed to the extent of such conflict.

Section V – Enactment:
This Ordinance shall he in full force and effect from and after the date of its adoption, subject to approval of the superintendent of Highways of McHenry County, Illinois, as aforesaid, which approval shall be appended hereto as Exhibit C as evidence of the authority at the times and places herein described.

ADOPTED BY THE HIGHWAY COMMISSIONER OF THE SENECA TOWNSHIP ROAD DISTRICT, MCHENRY COUNTY, ILLINOIS THIS 11TH DAY OF JULY, 2008.

Robert Helfers – Highway Commissioner, Seneca Township Road District, McHenry County, Illinois

ATTEST: Dawn M. Seemann – Clerk, Seneca Township Road District, McHenry County, Illinois