Thursday, November 29, 2007
Parking Violations
Q: The Indiana drivers manual states that it is illegal to park closer than 15 ft. of a fire hydrant. There is a SBCSC bus that has been parking anywhere from 2-5ft. from a hydrant in the middle of Concord Ave. on the odd side of the street. They also park in the tree lawn which is becoming "mud"...my biggest concern is that should there be a fire during school hours, the bus is far too close to the hydrant.

A: Parking obstructing a hydrant as well as parking on tree lawns is enforceable by parking ticket citations. If it is a repeat problem with a particular bus I would suggest to contact SBCSC Transportation to have them speak with your neighborhood driver first.

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