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Killeen employee outlines handicap parking policy

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Posted: Saturday, April 27, 2013 4:30 am

To the Editor:

In a letter on Sunday, April 14, Rosina Eauska asked a question about a young person parking in a handicap parking space. To answer her question, nobody can park in a handicap spot unless he or she is driving the handicap person.

All other persons who drive their grandpa, grandmother or any relative’s car are not authorized to park in a handicap spot (unless the handicap person is present) even if the vehicle has handicap plates.

I know that rule is abused here in the city of Killeen.

City ordinance 28-128c, states the authorization of handicap persons and who is authorized to park in those spots.

Hector L. Rivera

Handicap enforcement for the city of Killeen

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  • ray posted at 9:15 am on Sun, Apr 28, 2013.

    ray Posts: 21

    Texas traffic code 681.011 who cares about the city ord

  • Bubba posted at 6:18 pm on Sat, Apr 27, 2013.

    Bubba Posts: 844

    Thank you for your letter. However, state law is clear, and the ordinance echoes that law.