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City of San Mateo Municipal Code.


(a) The City Manager is authorized to determine, and to mark, loading zones, as follows:

(1) At any place in the central traffic district, or any business district;

(2) Elsewhere, in front of the entrance to any place of business, or in front of any hall or place used for the purpose of public assembly.

(b) In no event shall more than one-half of the total curb length on either side in any block be reserved for loading zone purposes exclusive of the passenger loading zones at the entrances to public theaters.

(c) Loading zones shall be indicated by a yellow paint line stenciled with black letters "loading only," upon the tops of all curbs within such zones.

(d) Passenger loading zones shall be indicated by a white line stenciled with black letters, "passenger loading only," upon the tops of all curbs in said zones.