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It is unlawful and a violation of the provisions of this chapter for any person:

A. To cause, allow, permit or suffer any vehicle registered in the name of or operated by such person, to be parked overtime, or beyond the period of legal parking time established for any parking meter;

B. To deposit or cause to be deposited in a parking meter any coin for the purpose of parking beyond the maximum legal parking time fixed for parking in the particular parking space for which said parking meter is placed;

C. To permit any vehicle to remain or to be placed in any parking space adjacent to any parking meter while said meter is displaying a signal indicating that the vehicle occupying such parking space has already been parked beyond the period prescribed for such parking space;

D. To park any vehicle across any line or marking of a parking meter space or in such position that the vehicle is not entirely within the area designated by such lines or markings;

E. To park any vehicle in a parking space during any time when the parking meter adjacent thereto indicates that the lawful parking period has expired, excluding the time required to operate the meter to show legal parking;

F. To deface, injure, tamper with, open, or wilfully break, destroy or impair the usefulness of any parking meter installed pursuant to the provisions of this chapter, or to hitch any animal thereto, or to lean any bicycle against any meter;

G. To deposit or cause to be deposited in any parking meter any coin which is not a legal coin of the United States, or any defaced or bent coin, or any slugs, device or metallic substitute for lawful coins of the United States;

H. To deposit any coin in any parking meter without the knowledge and consent of the owner or operator of a vehicle using the parking meter space immediately adjacent to said meter;

I. To erase any traffic-control marking legally placed on the tires of any vehicle, which marking is used for the purpose of identifying vehicles parked beyond the maximum legal parking time fixed for parking in the particular parking space. (Prior code § 11.12.060)