CITY OF WARWICK
ORDINANCE NO. O-17-14
APPROVED SCOTT AVEDISIAN
June 20, 2017 MAYOR
OPERATION OF VEHICLES
Be it ordained by the City of Warwick:
Section I. Chapter 76 of the Code of Ordinances of the City of Warwick is hereby amended to add the following:
Sec. 76-86. - Restrictions on use of certain streets by motor trucks and buses.
(a) The use of motor trucks in and upon Balsam Street, Pinnery Avenue, Birchwood Avenue, Baywood Street, Greene Street, Strawberry Field Road East, Haverhill Avenue, Chatworth Avenue, Connecticut Avenue, Glocester Street, Diamond Hill Road, Dodge Street, Fairfax Drive, Blackburn Street, Illinois Avenue, James Street, Quimby Street, Aurora Drive between West Shore Road and Dry Brook Road, Reed Street, Gavel Avenue on the easterly side of Post Road, Maryland, Hasbrouck, Barden, Hoyle, Louisiana, Massachusetts, Roseland, Lincoln, Tennessee, Orchard, Heath and Beaver Avenues, King Street, Norton Street, Brentwood Avenue, Perry Street between Harrington and Norwood Avenues, Thurber Street, Potters Avenue, Third Avenue from Elmwood Avenue south to Pierce Street, and Norwood Avenue from Post to Pawtuxet Avenue, Covington Drive, Knight Street from Central Street to Bleachery Court, Natick Avenue, Chestnut Street, Vera Street, Smith Street, William Street, Delores Court, Harrington Avenue from Pawtuxet to Second Avenue, Brook Street, Lansing Avenue, Lakewood Street, Ash Street between Elm and Maple Streets, Fisher Avenue between Post Road and Calderwood Avenue, Groveland Avenue, Thayer Place from Dawson to Narragansett Parkway, Dryden Boulevard, Second Avenue from Elmwood Avenue to the dead end at the southerly end, Woodland Road, Birchwood Avenue, Third Avenue, Duanc Street, Blackmore Street, Ladd Street, Williams Street, Commonwealth Avenue from Centerville Road to Tollgate Road, Maplewood Avenue, Fair Street from Post Road to Narragansett Parkway, Massasoit Drive from Post Road to Puritan Drive, Woguagonet at Oakland Beach Avenue, Hillard Avenue, Burt Street, Bellman Avenue, Majestic Street from Post Road to Edgemont Street, Cowesett Road, Lawn Avenue and Edman Street, Edman Street and Norwood Avenue, Welfare Avenue and Harrington Avenue between Post Road and Pawtuxet Avenue, and Jefferson Street, and Spring Green Road, and Long Street, Tiffany Avenue and Leroy Avenue, and Aquarius Drive, and Waterfront Drive between the northerly entrance from Second Point Avenue and from the property of 46 Waterfront Drive heading south, and Evergreen Avenue and on Ladd Street and North Marlborough Street at any time is hereby prohibited, and the chief of police is hereby authorized and directed to forthwith cause conspicuous signs to be placed on such highways giving notice of such prohibition; provided, however, that nothing contained herein shall affect the use of such highways by any fire, city public works department, or police truck, ambulance or other motor truck using such highways in any emergency, or engaged in delivering goods, wares, merchandise or materials to or from any residence, building or lot bordering on such highways.
(b) The use of motor trucks and buses in and upon Ingalls Street to its intersection with Whitford Street, Alfred Street, Clorane Street, Gallway Street, and Martine Street at any time is hereby prohibited, and the chief of police is hereby authorized and directed to forthwith cause conspicuous signs to be placed on such highways giving notice of such prohibition; provided, however, that nothing contained herein shall affect the use of such highways by any fire, city, public works department or police vehicle, truck, ambulance or other motor truck using such highways in any emergency or engaged in delivering goods, wares, merchandise or materials to or from any residence, building or lot bordering on such highways, or shall affect the use of such highways by any school bus when engaged in picking up or delivering children of school age on such highways.
(c) All trucks carrying propane to and from the Petro facility at 141 Knight Street shall access the facility from Pontiac Avenue and not from other streets in the area.
Section II. This Ordinance shall take effect upon passage and publication as prescribed by law.
COMMITTEE: PUBLIC SAFETY
Judy Wild, City Clerk