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Winter Parking Ban Regulations

made under subsection 202(1) of the

Motor Vehicle Act

R.S.N.S. 1989, c. 293

N.S. Reg. 251/2016 (November 23, 2016, effective December 15, 2016)


Citation

1     These regulations may be cited as the Winter Parking Ban Regulations.


Application

2     These regulations apply to any highway that is subject to the Public Highways Act.


Limitation on parking

3     Notwithstanding that certain traffic signs have been erected which may permit motor vehicles to park or stand upon sections of highway during the hours stated thereon, an owner, driver or person having control or custody of any vehicle must not park the vehicle upon any highway in Appendix “A” or any highway in the communities listed in Appendix “A”

 

                (a)    between the 1 a.m. and 6 a.m.;

 

                (b)    in a manner that hinders, inconveniences or prevents the removal of snow or ice from a highway unless the vehicle is attended by a person authorized and capable of operating it on a highway; or

 

                (c)    from 1 hour after a snow storm starts to 2 hours after the snow storm stops.


Determination of boundary

4     For the purposes of these regulations, the boundaries of a community are determined in accordance with the Geographical Names Program established by the Government of Nova Scotia.


Exception

5     Section 3 does not apply to any of the following vehicles:

 

                (a)    a motor vehicle registered to a medical practitioner who is registered under the Medical Act if all of the following apply:

 

                         (i)     the vehicle is parked reasonably near the medical practitioner’s office or residence,

 

                         (ii)    the vehicle is immediately available to the medical practitioner for professional calls;

 

                (b)    a motor vehicle parked by a medical practitioner who is registered under the Medical Act if all of the following apply:

 

                         (i)     the medical practitioner is engaged in their occupation,

 

                         (ii)    the vehicle is parked in reasonable proximity to the location where the medical practitioner is engaged in their occupation;

 

                (c)    a motor vehicle registered to a police department, the Royal Canadian Mounted Police or the Canadian Forces;

 

                (d)    a commercial vehicle parked by a driver for the purpose of loading or unloading merchandise;

 

                (e)    a motor vehicle registered to a public utility as defined in the Public Utilities Act that is parked reasonably near the residence of its driver and immediately available for emergency calls.


Effective dates

6     These regulations are effective December 15, 2016, to and including March 31, 2017.



Appendix “A”

(Winter Parking Ban Regulations)

 

 

Annapolis County

Aldred Rd.

Amina Dr. 

Anna Ct.

Balcom Cres.

Baxter Ave.

Beech St.

Birch Dr.

Bonavista Dr.

Brookside Dr./Pine Grove Cres.

Chipman Dr.

Clementsport Rd.

Colonial Dr.

Cook Ave.

Dodd St.

Elm St.

Empire St.

First Ave.

Geiger Dr.

Granville Rd. from Mills Mountain Rd. to Bingay Lane (North St.)

Granville Ferry

Hemlock Dr.

Hillcrest Ave.

Krista Dr.

Kyle Ave.

Lorcon St.

M and R St.

Main St., Meadowvale

Maple Ave.

Martyn Cres.

Michael Ave.

Nictaux Falls Rd.

Nictaux Rd.

Oak Dr.

Old Runway Dr.

Orchard Dr.

Penny Lane

Pine Ct.

Pine Dr.

Pleasant St.

Pond Dr.

Poplar Dr.

Rogers Rd.

Route 201, Nictaux

Route 201, Bridgetown/Carleton Corner

Second Ave.

Seth Dr.

South St.

Sunset Lane, Nictaux

Tasha Dr.

Taylor Dr., Nictaux

Torbrook Rd.

Trunk 10, Nictaux

Trunk 10, Nictaux Falls

Trunk 1, Paradise

Trunk 10, Springfield

Valley Rd.

Vendora Dr.

Village of Lawrencetown

Village of Bear River

Village Rd.

Wanda Lynn Dr.

Welton Lane

Willow Ave.

 

Antigonish County

Chisholm Dr.

Church St. Extension

Grandview Dr.

Heritage Dr.

Duncan MacIsaac Rd.

Mountain View Dr.

Ponderosa Dr.Sylvan Valley Lane

Sylvan Valley Rd.

Tamara Dr.

Trinity Lane

West River Cross Rd.

Whisper Ave.

Wild Horse Dr.

 

Cape Breton County

Cape Breton Regional Municipality

 

Colchester County

Bass River

Belmont

Brookfield

Brookside

Camden

Central Onslow

Central North River

Debert

Economy

Five Islands

Great Village

Greenfield

Harmony

Hilden

Londonderry

Lower Onslow

Lower Truro

Masstown

Murray Siding

North River

Old Halifax Road

Onslow

Salmon River

Truro Heights

Upper Onslow

Valley

Bible Hill

Tatamagouche

 

Cumberland County

Athol Rd.

Biggs Dr., East Amherst

Birchwood Place

Brookside Dr.

D’Orsay Rd.

Harmony Heights

Hillcrest St.

Joggins

Maccan

Meadow Park Dr.

Trunk 2 from Lord Amherst Dr. to MacDonald Rd.

Village of River Hebert

Village of Pugwash

Wallace

 

Digby County

Francis Dr.

Lighthouse Rd. (Digby/Bay View)

Marshalltown Rd. from the western intersection with Highway 101 easterly 300 m.

Trunk 1, Metegan

Trunk 1, Comeauville

Trunk 1, Church Point

Trunk 1, Saulnierville

Village of Freeport

Village of Weymouth

Village of Sandy Cove

Village of Westport

Village of Bear River


Guysborough County

Village of Guysborough

Village of Sherbrooke

 

Halifax Regional Municipality

Antrim 

Bayside

Bear Cove

Beaverbank

Black Point

Blind Bay

Boutiliers Point

Brookside

Carrolls Corner

Chaswood

Chezzetcook

Conrod Settlement

Cooks Brook

Dean

Dutch Settlement

East Chezzetcook

East Dover

East Jeddore

East Lawrencetown

East Pennant

East Petpeswick

East Preston

East Ship Harbour

Elderbank

Elmsdale

Elmsvale

Fall River

Five Island Lake

French Village

Gaetz Brook

Glen Haven

Glen Margaret

Goodwood

Grand Desert

Grand Lake

Hacketts Cove

Halibut Bay

Harrietsfield

Hatchet Lake

Head of Chezzetcook

Head of Jeddore

Head of St. Margarets Bay

Herring Cove

Hubbards

Indian Harbour

Ingramport

Ketch Harbour

Lake EchoLake Egmont

Lake Charlotte

Lantz

Lawrencetown

Lewis Lake

Lower East Chezzetcook

Lower Prospect

Lower Tantallon

Lower Three Fathom Harbour

Lower West Jeddore

McGraths Cove

Meaghers Grant

Middle Musquodoboit

Middle Porters Lake

Middle Village

Mineville

Moser River

Musquodoboit Harbour

Myers Point

Oakfield

Oldham

Ostrea Lake

Peggys Cove

Pleasant Point

Porters Lake

Port Dufferin

Portuguese Cove

Prospect

Prospect Bay

Queensland

Salmon River Bridge

Sambro

Seabright

Seaforth

Shad Bay

Sheet Harbour

Sheldrake Lake

Ship Harbour

Smith Settlement

Tangier

Tantallon

Terence Bay

Three Fathom Harbour

Upper Lakeville

Upper Lawrencetown

Upper Musquodoboit

Upper Sackville

Upper Tantallon

Watt Section

Wellington

West Chezzetcook

West Dover

West Jeddore

West Lawrencetown

West Pennant

West Petpeswick

Whites Lake

Williamswood

 

Hants County

Brooklyn

Colonial Rd., Windsor

Currys Corner

East Uniacke

Ellershouse

Elmsdale

Enfield

Etter Settlement

Falmouth

Five Mile Plains

Garlands Crossing

Lantz

Lower Nine Mile River

Martock

Milford

Mt. Uniacke

Nesbitt Connector from Water St. to Nesbitt St., Windsor

Newport Station

St. Croix

Shubenacadie

South Uniacke

Three Mile Plains

 

Inverness County

Charles MacLean Rd.

Chéticamp

Church St.

Davis Dr.

Grant St.

Hilltop Dr.

Kings Rd.

Lovers Lane

Mabou

MacKenzie Ct.

Village of Port Hastings

Village of Inverness


Kings County

Aldershot

Alice Dr.

Auburn

Blomidon Crescent

Brandywine Dr.

Brookside Cres.

Cambridge

Centreville

Coldbrook

Davlyn Dr.

Dyke View Rd.

Elizabeth Dr.

Folease Park Dr.

Fred Thomas Rd. from  Rt. 341 north 0.5 km

Glooscap Lane

Grand Pré

Greenwich

Hants Border

Harry Dr.

Kimberley Dr.

Kingsport

LeMarchant Dr.

Merrit Dr.

Montgomery Dr.

Morris Cres.

Murray St.

North Kentville

North Alton

Novawood Dr.

Pine St., White Rock

Poplar Grove

Poplar Dr., Highbury

River Dr.

Rosalind Dr.

Stream Ave.

Sunset Dr.

Village of Kingston

Village of New Minas

Village of Aylesford

Village of Canning

Village of Cornwallis Square

Village of Greenwood

Village of Port Williams

Wayne Rd.

Windermere Dr.


Lunenburg

Village of Chester

Western Shore

Village of New Germany


Queens County

Village of Brooklyn


Richmond County

Arichat

Petit-de-Grat

Village of St. Peter’s


Victoria County

Village of Baddeck