Traffic department warns of JD20 ticket for parking on sidewalks

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An undated photo of a car parked on the sidewalk. (Photos: Ameer Khalifeh/Jordan News)
AMMAN — The Department of Traffic warned against using sidewalks to park vehicles as it is a violation of Jordanian Traffic Law. اضافة اعلان

Those who park could face a JD20 fine, a local media outlet reported.

In a Facebook post, the department stated that sidewalks are made to serve and protect pedestrians from getting run-over. Parking on sidewalks, it added, infringes on pedestrians' rights.

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