Road Authorities

ORS 810.243
Operation of flashing light indicating children in school zone


(1)

Except as provided in subsection (2) of this section, a flashing light used as a traffic control device to indicate that children may be arriving at or leaving school and operated to provide notice under ORS 811.111 (Violating a speed limit) or 811.235 (Fine for traffic offenses in school zones) may be operated only at times when children are scheduled to arrive at or leave the school.

(2)

A flashing light may be used to provide notice under ORS 811.111 (Violating a speed limit) or 811.235 (Fine for traffic offenses in school zones) of the presence of a school zone and may be operated between 7 a.m. and 5 p.m. on a day when school is in session if:

(a)

The school has a parking lot located across the street from the school; and

(b)

That street has a speed limit, or designated speed posted by authority granted under ORS 810.180 (Designation of maximum speeds), of 45 miles per hour or greater. [Formerly 811.106; 2015 c.139 §1]

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