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16.35.110 Upper Northwest Parking Definitions.

A.  Upper Northwest Long-Term Parking Meter - Any parking meter with a designated time limit of 1 hour or more, as regulated by signage within the Upper Northwest Parking Area.

B.  Upper Northwest Metered District - The portion of all block faces which are regulated by signage as time zones requiring meter payment within Zone M.

C.  Upper Northwest Parking Area - The area with boundary lines depicted on the Northwest Parking Management Plan Map, which shall be maintained in the files of the City Traffic Engineer as the official map for the Area.  The Upper Northwest Parking Area is contiguous with Zone M, and overlays Zone M permit parking regulations with right-of-way parking regulations established in this Chapter.  Within the Upper Northwest Parking Area, the City Traffic Engineer may control parking by signage.  Zone M parking permits and meter regulations apply within a portion of the Upper Northwest Parking Area.

D.  Upper Northwest Parking Permit Area - The area within the Upper Northwest Parking Area which is outside the Upper Northwest Metered District, as regulated by signage.

E.  Upper Northwest Parking Permit Meter Area - Any parking spaces regulated by signage as metered parking within the Upper Northwest Parking Permit Area.

F.  Upper Northwest Short-Term Parking Meter - Any parking meter with a designated time limit of less than one hour, as regulated by signage within the Upper Northwest Parking Area.

G.  Upper Northwest Zone M Permit - A currently valid area parking permit applicable to Zone M and properly displayed in a permitted vehicle.

H.  Zone M - The parking permit area established by Council within the Northwest Parking Area Management Plan, identified in the Northwest Parking Area Management Plan Map. Within Zone M, the City Traffic Engineer may control parking by signage.