A snow emergency automatically goes into effect at any time there has been an accumulation of snow and ice of 2 1/2 inches or more.
During a snow emergency, alternate side of the street parking regulations are in effect as follows:
On north-south streets, parking is permitted on the east side of the street beginning at 6 p.m. Monday, Wednesday,and Friday of each week and ending 24 hours later, and on the west side of the street beginning at 6 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday and ending 24 hours later.
On east-west streets, parking shall be permitted only on the north side of the street beginning at 6 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday and ending 24 hours later, and on the south side of the street beginning at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday and ending 24 hours later.
On all other City streets, the Police Department will designate by signage the side of the street on which parking is permitted, with parking being allowed on one side of the street beginning at 6pm Monday, Wednesday and Friday each week, and on the other side, beginning the next day at 6pm on Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday. Permitted parking on each side of the street begins at 6 p.m. from the time the emergency is declared, until 24 hours thereafter, when cars shall move to the other side.
No parking will be allowed at all on designated snow emergency routes.Snow emergency routes are as follows: Broadway, both sides from West Street to the City line, Dupont Avenue, Lake Street, Leroy Place, and Little Britain Road, both sides, entire length, North Street, both sides from Leroy Place to Robinson Avenue, Robinson Avenue, and South Robinson Avenue, South Street, South Water Street, and Water Street (Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Blvd.), both sides entire length.
Parking is allowed in City parking lots on Ann Street, Van Ness between Fullerton and Prospect, and on Chambers Street.
Cars illegally parked during a snow emergency WILL BE TOWED.
Residents will find snow emergency updates on local radio stations, including:
FOX Radio: 103.1 FM, 98.9FM, 93.7 FM, 94.9FM, 95.7FM, 94.1 FM, 95.7 FM, 94.1 FM, 1220 AM, 97.3 FM, 1220 AM & 97.3FM
Pamal Broadcasting: WHUD, 100.7 FM, K104.7, 107.1, WBPM 92.9, WBNR, 1260 AM, WLNA 1420 AM, 920 WGHQ
Cumulus Radio: WPDH 101.5 FM, WRRV, 92.7 FM & 96.9FM, 94.3/97.3 FM The Wolf, MIX 97.7-FM; 1340, 1390 and 1490 AM.
Announcements will also be made on the City Hall Hotline, 569-7398.