The following regulations governing the use and operation of motor vehicles on property owned by the Port of Grays Harbor and located within the confines of the city are adopted as part of the traffic ordinances of the city.
WHEREAS the PORT COMMISSION of the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR deems it to be in the best interests of the public and of its lessees of property owned by it in the Port industrial Area in Aberdeen, Grays Harbor County, Washington, that the streets, alleys, parking areas and other public areas owned by the Port in the Port Industrial Area in Aberdeen, Grays Harbor County, Washington, should be subject to motor vehicle and other police regulations of and by the City of Aberdeen, Grays Harbor County, Washington, and
WHEREAS the statutes of the State of Washington, specifically RCW 53.08.220, contemplate that such objective may be achieved by the Port formulating such regulations, and adopting the same after a public hearing on ten days published notice, and further, that thereupon the Port may request the City of Aberdeen to adopt such regulations as part of the Ordinances of the City of Aberdeen, and
WHEREAS such proposed regulations have heretofore been formulated and filed with the PORT COMMISSION, and
WHEREAS a public hearing has been held, of which there has been more than ten days notice published, as appears in the affidavit of the publisher on file with the PORT COMMISSION,
NOW, THEREFORE, BE IT RESOLVED BY THE PORT COMMISSION OF THE PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR that the Port does herewith adopt the following sections of the City Code of the City of Aberdeen, with any changes as noted, as being regulations of the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR applicable to the industrial Area of the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR located in Aberdeen, Grays Harbor County, Washington, as set forth on Schedule A, attached hereto, and incorporated by this reference;
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR does herewith adopt the following regulations as being regulations of the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR applicable to the Industrial Area of the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR located in Aberdeen, Grays Harbor County, Washington, as set forth on Schedule B, attached hereto, and incorporated by this reference;
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR does hereby adopt the following portions of the statutes of the State of Washington as being regulations of the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR applicable to the Industrial Area of the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR located in Aberdeen, Grays Harbor County, Washington, as set forth on Schedule C, attached hereto, and incorporated by this reference;
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that to the extent that Schedule A conflicts with Schedule C, Schedule C shall control; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that to the extent that Schedule A conflicts with Schedule B, Schedule B shall control; and
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that to the extent that Schedule B conflicts with Schedule C, Schedule B shall control.
BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that the Port of Grays Harbor does herewith request the mayor and City Council of the City of Aberdeen to adopt the above and foregoing regulations as a part of the Ordinances of the City of Aberdeen.
Enforcement of Code by Police Department
Enforcement of Code by City Council
Obedience to Police
Emergency Vehicles - Exemption from Code
Bicycles - Animal Drawn Vehicles - Subject to Code
Traffic Signs and Signals - Generally
Obedience to Official Traffic Control Signs and Signals
Traffic Control Signals - Colors - Indications
Imitating Official Signs or Signals or the Hiding Thereof Unlawful
Defacing Official Traffic Signs or Signals Unlawful
Crosswalks - Establishment
Safety Zones - Establishment - Marking Lanes for Traffic
Pedestrians - Right-of-Way
Right-of-Way - Intersections
Pedestrians - Crossing With Signals
Pedestrians to Move Upon Right Half of Crosswalks
Safety Zones - Driving Over or Through Unlawful
Moving Vehicles - Boarding or Alighting From Unlawful
Stopping, Standing and Parking in Designated Areas Unlawful
Loading and Passenger Zones - Location
Bus Stops to be Established
Standing or Parking in Bus Zones or Taxi Zones
Taxis and Bus to Stand or Park Only in Designated Areas
One-Hour Parking Limit
Parking - Generally
Parking Vehicles Displayed for Sale on any Street Prohibited
Parking for the Purpose of Displaying Advertising Prohibited
Impounding of Illegally Parked Vehicles - Repossession by Owner
Keeping to the Right
Turning to as to Proceed in Opposite Direction Unlawful
Emerging From Alley, Private property Onto a Sidewalk Area
Driving Within Sidewalk Area Prohibited
Duty on Approach of Emergency Vehicle
Driving or Parking in Proximity to Fire Vehicles
Through Streets Duty to Stop At - Placing of Signs Required
Manner of Parking
Reckless or Negligent Driving
Roller Skates, Coasters, Etc. on Roadways Prohibited
Hitching Ride on Moving Vehicles Unlawful
Funeral or Other Authorized Processions
Interference With Operator's View or Control - Overloading of Front Seat
Driving Over Fire Hose
Bicycles and Motorcycles - Extra Passengers
Operator's License Required
Vehicle Seized as Evidence
Violations - Penalties
Arterials - Full Stop Required
Penalty for Violations
Discharging Sand, Gravel, Paper, Garbage, Etc. Upon Streets Unlawful
Vehicles to be Closed in Tight to Retain Materials Being Transported
Tampering With any Barricades or Signals Unlawful
Littering Streets, Sidewalks, Etc. Unlawful
Violations - Penalties
Unlawful for Passenger in Any Motor Vehicle to Be Intoxicated, if Operator Thereof is Intoxicated
Violations - Penalties
9.02.170 SPEED LIMIT
It shall be unlawful for the operator of any vehicle to operate the same on the Port Industrial Road within the City of Aberdeen, Washington, at a speed in excess of 30 miles per hour and it shall be unlawful for the operator of any vehicle to operate the same on any other street or alley within the Port Industrial Area at a speed in excess of 25 miles per hour, unless otherwise designated or ordered by the Aberdeen City Council.
9.08.010 ARTERIAL OR THROUGH STREETS DESIGNATED
The following named streets and portions of streets in the City of Aberdeen are hereby designated as "arterial or through streets":
(A) Port Industrial Road from Myrtle Street to the connection with the extension of West Wishkah Street.
(B) West First Street from the Aberdeen city limits East to the West side of the Port Industrial Road.
(C) West First Street from the East side of the Port Industrial Road easterly to the Northern Pacific Railroad right-of-way.
(D) Wooding Street from the Port Industrial Road to West First Street.
9.08.050 INTERSECTIONS - STOP DESIGNATED
It shall be unlawful to drive a vehicle into any of the following intersections without first coming to a complete stop:
(A) Vehicles traveling West on Fry Street shall stop at the intersection of Myrtle Street and Fry Street.
(B) Vehicles traveling South on Myrtle Street shall stop at the intersection of the Port Industrial Road on Myrtle Street.
(C) Vehicles traveling Southeast on Port Dock Road shall stop at the intersection of West First Street and Frontage Road.
(D) Vehicles traveling Northwest on Port Dock Road shall stop at the intersection of West First Street and Frontage Road.
(E) Vehicles traveling Southwest on West First Street shall stop at the intersection of the Port Industrial Road and West First Street.
(F) Vehicles traveling South on Maple Street shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and Maple Street.
(G) Vehicles traveling South on Wooding Street shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and Wooding Street.
(H) Vehicles traveling South on Commerce Street shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and Commerce Street.
(I) Vehicles traveling South on Industrial Court shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and Industrial Court.
(J) Vehicles traveling Northwest on West First Street shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and West First Street.
(K) Vehicles traveling North on Maple Street shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and Maple Street.
(L) Vehicles traveling North on Wooding street shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and Wooding Street.
(M) Vehicles traveling Northwest on Pier 2 Way shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and Pier 2 Way.
(N) Vehicles traveling North on West Terminal Way shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and West Terminal Way.
(O) Vehicles traveling North on East Terminal Way shall stop at the intersection of Port Industrial Road and East Terminal Way.
(P) Vehicles traveling North on Maple Street shall stop at the intersection of West First Street and Maple Street.
(Q) Vehicles traveling North on Wooding Street shall stop at the intersection of West First and Wooding Street.
(R) Vehicles traveling South on Maple Street shall stop at the intersection of West First Street and Maple Street.
(S) Vehicles traveling West on Commerce Street shall stop at the intersection of Wooding Street and Commerce Street.
9.08.080 NO PARKING AREAS DESIGNED
It shall be unlawful to park any motor vehicle in any of the following street or alley areas:
(A) Both sides of Port Industrial Road from Myrtle Street to the Westerly extension of Wishkah Street.
(B) Both sides of West First Street from Port industrial Road to the Railroad right-of-way.
(C) Both sides of Pier 2 Way, for the entire length thereof.
(D) Both sides of Maple Street, for the entire length thereof.
(E) Both sides of Wooding Street, for the entire length thereof.
(F) Both sides of Commerce Street, for the entire length thereof.
(G) Both sides of Industrial Port Road, for the entire length thereof.
9.08.081 PEDESTRIAN CROSSWALK DESIGNATED
In addition to intersectional crosswalks established by State laws, the Aberdeen City Council or the Aberdeen Police Department shall have the right to designate additional pedestrian crosswalks within the Industrial area of the PORT OF GRAYS HARBOR on the West side of Aberdeen, and all vehicles shall yield right-of-way to pedestrians using same.
Stock at Large in Areas - Unlawful
Stock at Large on Highway Right-of-Way-Unlawful-Impounding
Scope and Construction of Terms
Authorized Emergency Vehicle
Center of Intersection
Combination of Vehicles
Hours of Darkness
Intersection Center Marker
Intersection Control Area
Intersection Entrance Marker
Private Road or Driveway
Railroad Sign or Signal
Traffic Control Signal
Director - Department
Application to Bicycle Riding, Animal-Drawn Vehicles, Etc.
Exemption From Vehicle Operation Provisions - Emergency Vehicles, Highway Work, Other
Classification as Emergency Vehicles - Approval of Operators
Liability of Host for Injury to Guest in Motor Vehicle
Jurisdiction of Justice of the Peace, Police Court and Superior Court
Operator's License Required - Exemptions - Surrender of License Held From Another Jurisdiction
Unlawful to Allow Unlicensed Person to Operate Vehicle
Operation of Motor Vehicle prohibited While License is Suspended or Revoked
Red Flashing Lights on Fire Department Vehicles
Blue Light on Firemen's Private Cars
Blue Light, Siren or Plate - Identification Card Required - Funeral Coach May Display Blue Light
Red Lights - School Buses - Police Vehicles
Display of Warning Devices When Vehicle Disabled
Vehicles Transporting Explosives
Scope of Chapter - "Bicycle" Defined (With the exception ofthe first sentenc e thereof)
Road Rights and Duties In General
Must Ride on a Seat
Number of Passengers
"Hitching On" Prohibited - Bikes and Other Recreational Equipment
Bicycle Rules of the Road
Keep One Hand on Handle Bars
Lights, Reflector, Bells, Brakes
Violations - Penalties - Duties, Liabilities of Parents, Guardians- Negligence
General Criterion Stated - Maximum Speed Limits Specified - Duty to Drive at Reduced Speed (except §(2)a.)
School or Playground Crosswalks
Due Care Required
Exceeding Speed Limit Evidence of Reckless Driving
Violation Charges - Speed to be Specified
Racing of Vehicles on Highways, Reckless Driving
Advertising of Unlawful Speed Attained, Reckless Driving
Stop Signals and Flasher Signal Lamps Required - Mandatory Display, Exceptions
Vehicles Must Stop on Approaching Stopped School Bus
Prohibited Parking Places
Stopping and Securing Car When Standing
Duty on Striking Unattended Car or Other Property
Duty in Case of Injury to or Death of Person or Damage to Attended Vehicle
Report When Operator Disabled
Coroner's Reports to Sheriff and State Patrol
Tabulation and Analysis of Reports - Availability for Use
Peace Officer's Report
Reports by Repairmen, Storage Men and Appraisers -Violations, Penalties
Stolen and Abandoned Vehicles - Reports of - Notice - Sale Violations, Penalties
Operating Under Influence of Intoxicants or Drugs Chemical Analysis, Tests, Presumptions Penalties (except the last paragraph thereof)
Operating Motor Vehicle in Reckless Manner
Operating Motor Vehicle in Negligent Manner
Transporting Passengers for Hire With Trailers
Operating With Gears in Neutral or Clutch Disengaged
Riding on Other Than Seat of Motorcycle
Embracing Another While Driving
Driving Over Fire Hose
Driving or Parking in Proximity to Fire Apparatus
Driving With Wheels Off Roadway
Permitting Escape of Load Materials - Throwing Debris on Right-Of-Way
Leaving Debris on Roadway
Failure to Stop at Stop Sign
Failure to Comply With Restrictive Signs - Penalty
Disobedience of Traffic Control Devices
Disobedience of Signals of Officer or Flagman
Refusal to Give Information to or Cooperate With Officer
Causing or Permitting Vehicle to be Unlawfully Operated
Attempting, Aiding, Abetting, Coercing, Committing Violations, Punishable
Lowering Passenger Motor Vehicle Below Legal Clearance - Penalty
Leaving Children Unattended in Standing Vehicle With Motor Running - Penalty (with the exception of the second paragraph thereof)
Operator Must Drive to the Right of Center Line - Excepted - Instances
Overtaking and Passing Another Vehicle - Requirements - Sounding of Horn
When Overtaking Vehicle May Pass to Right
Additional Rules for Multiple-Laned Highways
Interval Between Vehicles
Passing Stopped Streetcar or Bus on Right
Positions to be Assumed for Right and Left Hand Turns
Turning and Stopping Signals - Mechanical Signals
Turning Left at Intersection - Requirements
Making "U" Turns, Restrictions On
Right-of-Way and Approaching Intersections
Right-of-Way and Making Left Turn in Intersection
Right-of-Way at Arterial Intersection
Duty in Backing of Vehicle
Emerging From Alleys or Private Property or Across Sidewalk Area
Starting Parked Vehicle
Duty on Approach of Emergency Vehicles
Observance of Pedestrians Safety Zones
Traffic Control Signals - Colors - Indications
Pedestrian Control Signals
Pedestrian Traffic Regulations
Use of Device for Blind by Others, Prohibited
Pedestrians Walking Along Highway
Stopping at Railroad Crossing or Movable Span at Signal
Stop Signs at Dangerous Grade Crossings - Stopping Distance
Stopping or Reducing Speed at Other Grade Crossings
Traffic Citations - Record of - Cancellation Prohibited - Penalty - Citation Audit
Citation and Notice to Appear in Court - Issuance - Contents - Written Promise -Arrest
Nonappearance After Written Promise, Misdemeanor
Procedure Governing Arrest and Prosecution
Meddling With Signs Prohibited
Structures Concealing Signs Prohibited
Imitation of Signs
Forbidden Devices - Penalty
Signs or Flagmen at Thoroughfare Worksites
Drivers of vehicle Engaged in Work Must Obey Signs or Flagmen