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DocuSign Envelope ID:694F4046-9BAA-4680-8EB6-075D38C32AA2 <br /> Ordinance No. 4035 <br /> An Ordinance Amending AMC Chapter 10.12 to Change Penalties for <br /> Violations of Article I <br /> Whereas the City Council desires to improve the regulation of parking throughout the City; <br /> Whereas the current penalty for violating parking regulations found in Article I of Chapter 10.12 us <br /> a misdemeanor,which the Anacortes Police Department and City Attorney recommend changing to <br /> a class 2 civil infraction to be consistent with other similar violations; <br /> Now,therefore,the City Council of the City of Anacortes does ordain as follows: <br /> Section 1. AMC 10.12.060, Penalty,is revised to read as follows: <br /> 10.12.060 Penalty <br /> this ar-tiEle, or-the registered E)wner-of any vehiele found in viMation of this arfiele, shall <br /> be guilty of a ffiisdeffleanaf,and shall upen eeiivietien be fined up to two hundf ed fifty <br /> dAlkivr, Unless otherwise specified,a person who violates this Article,or the registered <br /> owner of any vehicle found in violation of this Article,may be punished by a class 2 <br /> civil infraction per Chapter 7.80 RCW. carrying a maximum penalty and default amount <br /> of$125.00,not including statutory assessments. <br /> Section 2. Consistent with RCW 35A.12.130,having received the votes of a majority plus one of <br /> the whole membership of the council,and having been designated as a public <br /> emergency ordinance necessary for the protection of public health,public safety,public <br /> property or the public peace,this ordinance is made effective immediately upon <br /> adoption. <br /> Section 3. Adoption of this ordinance is intended to preclude currently pending prosecutions of <br /> violations of the prior ordinance that are repealed by this ordinance and to waive any <br /> fee or penalty due and unpaid under such ordinance. <br /> PASSED and APPROVED this 23rd day of January, 2023. <br /> CITY OF ANACORTES: <br /> Matt Miller,Mayor <br /> 1 <br />