CHAPTER 65

STOP OR YIELD REQUIRED

65.01  Through Streets Stop

65.05  School Stops

65.02  Stop Required

65.06  Stop Before Crossing Sidewalk

65.03  Three-Way Stop Intersections

65.07  Stop When Traffic Is Obstructed

65.04  Yield Required

65.08  Yield to Pedestrians in Crosswalks


65.01   THROUGH STREETS - STOP. 
Every driver of a vehicle shall stop, unless a yield is permitted by this chapter, before entering an intersection with the following designated through streets.

(Code of Iowa, Sec. 321.345)

1.                  U.S. Highway No. 67 from the north corporate line to the south corporate line.

65.02   STOP REQUIRED.  Every driver of a vehicle shall stop in accordance with the following:

(Code of Iowa, Sec. 321.345)

1.                  Clay Street.  Vehicles traveling east on Clay Street shall stop at River Drive.

2.                  Chestnut Street.  Vehicles traveling east on Chestnut Street shall stop at River Drive.

3.                  Fifth Street.  Vehicles traveling south on Fifth Street shall stop at Chestnut Street.

4.                  Franklin Street.  Vehicles traveling west on Franklin Street shall stop at Fifth Street.

5.                  Hubbard Street.  Vehicles traveling west on Hubbard Street shall stop at Third Street.

6.                  Second Street.  Vehicles traveling north on Second Street shall stop at Chestnut Street.

7.                  Fourth Street.  Vehicles traveling south on Fourth Street shall stop at Washington Street.

8.                  Locust Street.  Vehicles traveling east on Locust Street shall stop at Second Street.

9.                  Lost Grove Road.  Vehicles traveling east on Lost Grove Road shall stop at River Drive.

10.              Third Street.  Vehicles traveling north on Third Street shall stop at Lost Grove Road.

11.              Fourth Street.  Vehicles traveling on Fourth Street shall stop at Filmore Street.

12.              Franklin Street.  Vehicles traveling west on Franklin Street shall stop at Third Street.

13.              Walnut Court.  Vehicles traveling north on Walnut Court shall stop at Walnut Street.

14.              Third Street.  Vehicles traveling south on Third Street shall stop at Walnut Street.

15.              Filmore Street.  Vehicles traveling on Filmore Street shall stop at Fifth Street.

16.              Pineo Grove Lane.  Vehicles traveling on Pineo Grove Lane shall stop at Eighteenth Street.

17.              Third Street.  Vehicles traveling south on Third Street shall stop at Locust Street.

18.              Clay Street.  Vehicles traveling west on Clay Street shall stop at Fifth Street.

19.              Vehicles traveling north on Fifth Street shall stop at Franklin Street.

20.              Vehicles traveling north on North Sixth Street shall stop at North Sixth Street Circle.

21.              Vehicles traveling east on North Sixth Street Court shall stop at North Sixth Street.

22.              Vehicles traveling south on North Sixth Street shall stop at Lost Grove Road.

65.03   THREE-WAY STOP INTERSECTIONS.  Every driver of a vehicle shall stop before entering the following designated three-way stop intersections:

(Code of Iowa, Sec. 321.345)

1.                  Intersection of Third Street and Clay Street, vehicles approaching from the north, south and west.

2.                  Intersection of Chestnut Street and Third Street, vehicles approaching from the west, south and north.

3.                  Intersection of Filmore Street and Third Street, vehicles approaching from the west, south and north.

4.                  Intersection of Washington Street and Third Street, vehicles approaching from the west, south and north.

5.                  Intersection of Walnut Street and Second Street, vehicles approaching from the west, south and north.

6.                  Intersection of Fourth Street and Clay Street, vehicles approaching from the west, south and north.

7.                  Intersection of Fifth Street and Lost Grove Road, vehicles approaching from the south, east and west.

8.                  Intersection of Fifth Street and Washington Street, vehicles approaching from the north, south and east.

65.04   YIELD REQUIRED.  Every driver of a vehicle shall yield in accordance with the following:

(Code of Iowa, Sec. 321.345)

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65.05   SCHOOL STOPS.  At the following school crossing zones every driver of a vehicle approaching said zone shall bring the vehicle to a full stop at a point ten (10) feet from the approach side of the crosswalk marked by an authorized school stop sign and thereafter proceed in a careful and prudent manner until the vehicle shall have passed through such school crossing zone.

(Code of Iowa, Sec. 321.249)

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65.06   STOP BEFORE CROSSING SIDEWALK.  The driver of a vehicle emerging from a private roadway, alley, driveway, or building shall stop such vehicle immediately prior to driving onto the sidewalk area and thereafter shall proceed into the sidewalk area only when able to do so without danger to pedestrian traffic and shall yield the right-of-way to any vehicular traffic on the street into which the vehicle is entering.

(Code of Iowa, Sec. 321.353)

65.07   STOP WHEN TRAFFIC IS OBSTRUCTED.  Notwithstanding any traffic control signal indication to proceed, no driver shall enter an intersection or a marked crosswalk unless there is sufficient space on the other side of the intersection or crosswalk to accommodate the vehicle.

65.08   YIELD TO PEDESTRIANS IN CROSSWALKS.  Where traffic control signals are not in place or in operation, the driver of a vehicle shall yield the right-of-way, slowing down or stopping, if need be, to yield to a pedestrian crossing the roadway within any marked crosswalk or within any unmarked crosswalk at an intersection.

(Code of Iowa, Sec. 321.327)