New York Vehicle & Traffic Law Section 1640-N - Residential parking system in the village of Bronxville in the county of Westchester.

* 1640-n. Residential parking system in the village of Bronxville in the county of Westchester. 1. Notwithstanding the provisions of any law to the contrary, the village board of the village of Bronxville may, by adoption of a local law or ordinance, provide for a residential parking permit system and fix and require the payment of fees applicable to parking within the area in which such parking system is in effect in accordance with the provisions of this section.

2. Such residential parking permit system may only be established in the village of Bronxville within the area of the village consisting of the following roadways:

(a) Kensington road, from Pondfield road to Oval court;

(b) Sagamore road, from Pondfield road to the village line;

(c) Valley road, from Pondfield road to Prescott avenue;

(d) Garden avenue;

(e) Dewitt avenue;

(f) Paxton avenue, from Parkway road to Palmer avenue.

3. Notwithstanding the foregoing, no permit shall be required on those portions of such streets where the adjacent properties are zoned for commercial/retail use.

4. The local law or ordinance providing for such residential parking system shall:

(a) set forth factors necessitating the enactment of such parking system;

(b) provide that motor vehicles registered pursuant to section four hundred four-a of this chapter shall be exempt from any permit requirement;

(c) provide the times of the day and days of the week during which permit requirements shall be in effect;

(d) make not less than twenty percent of the spaces within the permit area available to nonresidents, and shall provide short term parking of not less than sixty minutes in duration in the permit area;

(e) provide the schedule of fees to be paid for such permits; and

(f) provide that such fees shall be credited to the general fund of the village of Bronxville unless otherwise specified in such local law.

5. No local law or ordinance shall be adopted pursuant to this section until the village board of the village of Bronxville has adopted a finding that the three public parking lots abutting Kensington Road and adjacent to the Metro-North train station within the village of Bronxville, Westchester county will be closed or otherwise be made unavailable for public parking, that approximately one hundred eighty vehicles will be displaced from such parking lots and that a residential parking system would be in the public interest; and a public hearing on such ordinance has been had in the same manner as required for public hearings on a local law pursuant to the municipal home rule law.

6. The provisions of this section shall not apply to any state highway maintained by the state.

* NB Repealed January 1, 2018

Last modified: February 3, 2019