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File #: 19-142    Name:
Type: Ordinance Status: Individual Item Ready
File created: 2/12/2019 In control: City Council
On agenda: 2/25/2019 Final action:
Title: Discuss and consider approval of the second and final reading of an ordinance amending Section 86-7 of the Code of Ordinances to include $20 paid parking on the north side of East San Antonio Street between the intersection with South Liberty Avenue and the Comal River bridge, and $30 paid parking at the parking spaces on Hinman Island Drive annually from May 1 through Labor Day.
Attachments: 1. Paid Parking 2019 2 25 2019, 2. Paid parking ordinance
Presenter/Contact
Presenter
Kristi Aday, Assistant City Manager
Contact Info
(830) 221-4285 - kaday@nbtexas.org

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Discuss and consider approval of the second and final reading of an ordinance amending Section 86-7 of the Code of Ordinances to include $20 paid parking on the north side of East San Antonio Street between the intersection with South Liberty Avenue and the Comal River bridge, and $30 paid parking at the parking spaces on Hinman Island Drive annually from May 1 through Labor Day.

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BACKGROUND / RATIONALE:
At the February 11, 2019 meeting, City Council voted unanimously to approve the $30 parking fee on Hinman Island Drive, approve the $20 parking fee on the San Antonio Street parking spots, and make the parking spots on San Antonio Street available for residents who have a resident parking pass.

The River Advisory Committee annually reviews various river-related fees, working towards making the River Activities Fund revenue neutral and passing the cost of river management onto the users/customers of the service. The River Advisory Committee has recommended to expand river-related paid parking to include the north side of San Antonio Street between the intersection South Liberty Avenue and the Comal River bridge at $20 per space, as well as Hinman Island Drive parking at $30 per space. It is recommended that paid parking would be in effect in the same time frame as the other available paid parking lots in the area, charging daily starting on May 1 and ending on Labor Day.

The area designated for paid parking on San Antonio Street does not currently have defined parking spaces. If paid parking for this location is approved, 8 parallel parking spaces will be marked. These spaces will be slightly larger than the average parallel parking space to encourage quick entry and exits from spaces due to moving traffic on East San Antonio Street.

Hinman Island Drive is not open on weekends and holidays, so paid parking ...

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