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16.70.560 Traffic Regulations in Parks.

(Amended by Ordinance Nos. 165594 and 187564, effective January 27, 2016.)

A.  Except as otherwise provided in this Section, the provisions of this Title regulating street traffic and parking apply to driving or parking a vehicle in a City park or golf course.

B.  With approval of the Commissioner In Charge, the Director of Portland Parks & Recreation may restrict or prohibit traffic or types of traffic and parking in City parks as defined in Title 20.  Signs giving notice of any restriction or prohibition imposed under this Subsection shall be posted and maintained by the Director of Portland Parks & Recreation in a conspicuous manner and place to inform the public.  It is unlawful for any person to violate any restriction or prohibition imposed under this Subsection after notice thereof has been posted.

C.  The Bureau of Police or the Director of Portland Parks & Recreation or the Director’s designee  has authority to enforce the provisions of this Section and is authorized to order that a vehicle parked in violation of such restrictions or prohibitions be towed in the manner provided in this Title.

D.  The provisions of this Section do not apply to City authorized vehicles used in park or golf course service.