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REL:ar <br />10/11/76 <br /> <br />ORDINANCE NO. NS-1331 <br /> <br />AN ORDINANCE OF THE CITY OF SANTA ANA ADDING <br />SECTION 10-100 TO THE SANTA ANA MUNICIPAL <br />CODE PROHIBITING OBSTRUCTIVE MATTER IN THE <br />PUBLIC RIGHT-OF-WAY <br /> <br /> THE CITY COUNCIL OF THE CITY OF SANTA ANA DOES ORDAIN <br />AS FOLLOWS: <br /> <br /> SECTION l: That the Santa Ana Municipal Code is hereby <br />amended by ad--~i~-g a section, to be numbered lO-lO0, which said <br />section reads as follows: <br /> <br />Sec. 10-100, Prohibition of obstructive matter in <br /> the public r~ht-Of-wa~. <br /> <br /> (a) No person shall place, maintain, store, abandon, affix, <br />attach, or otherwise cause the location of any obstructive matter on <br />any street, sidewalk, alley, or parkway within any part of the public <br />right-of-way. <br /> <br /> (b) Except as excluded under paragraph (c) of this section, <br />any object, material, or substance which hinders or prevents the <br />free passage of the public on that part of the public right-of-way <br />where it is located shall constitute obstructive matter for purposes <br />of this section. <br /> <br /> (c) The following shall not constitute obstructive matter <br />for purposes of this section: <br /> <br />(1) legally parked vehicles; <br /> <br /> (2) trash and refuse placed for collection by the <br />municipal collection service; <br /> <br /> (3) objects placed for a period not exceeding one <br />hour for purposes of loading or unloading, provided such activity <br />is not part of a regular course of conduct; <br /> <br /> (4) temporary drainage of water, provided that <br />public passage and access to abutting property remains open and no <br />hazard to health or safety is created; <br /> <br /> (5) minor encroachment of buildings and such <br />appurtenances to buildings as are not readily capable of removal; <br /> <br /> (6) any legally located bus passenger bench or <br />shelter, or material located in accordance with any municipal permit <br />or authorization, or with any requirement or regulation of any state <br />or federal agency, or with any requirement of law, <br /> <br /> (d) Nothing in this section shall be construed to in any <br />way limit any other rights or remedies to which the City may be <br />entitled to abate any obstruction or encroachment in the public <br />right-of-way. <br /> <br /> <br />