DOT Notice of Adoption--Traffic Rules Amendment relating to Electric Vehicle Charging Stations

Adopted Rules: Closed to Comments

Effective Date: 
Monday, June 17, 2019

The purpose of this rule is to establish an electric vehicle charging station pilot program at designated on-street and off-street locations pursuant to Local Law 160 of 2016.

Specifically, the amendments to the Traffic Rules are as follows:

 Section 4-01 adds new definitions for “electric vehicle” and “electric vehicle charging station”.

 Section 4-08 is amended to include various amendments that outline the parking restriction associated with authorized vehicles, including electric vehicle charging stations.