Rockford Declares Snow Emergency

BASED ON THE CURRENT WINTER STORM WARNING, THE CITY OF ROCKFORD PUBLIC WORKS DEPARTMENT HAS DECLARED A CITYWIDE SNOW EMERGENCY EFFECTIVE THURSDAY, JANUARY 7, 2010 AT 8:00 AM. AT THAT TIME THE ODD/EVEN PARKING WILL GO INTO EFFECT UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

THE CITY OF ROCKFORD PUBLIC WORKS DIVISION BEGAN SALTING AND PLOWING ARTERIAL ROUTES AT 1:00 AM THIS MORNING, JANUARY 7, 2010.

EFFECTIVE AS OF 8:00 A.M. TODAY, JANUARY 7, 2010, CARS SHOULD BE PARKED ON THE ODD NUMBERED SIDE OF THE STREET.

• THE ODD/EVEN PARKING IS IN EFFECT SO THAT THE PLOWS CAN SAFELY GO DOWN THE STREETS. THE NEXT DAY WHEN THE PARKING CHANGES TO THE OTHER SIDE OF THE STREET, THE PLOWS MAY OR MAY NOT RETURN TO CLEAR THE OTHER SIDE. IF AT ALL POSSIBLE, PLEASE REMOVE YOUR VEHICLE FROM THE STREET. IF UNABLE TO, PLEASE OBSERVE THE ODD/EVEN PARKING.
• CARS PARKED IN VIOLATION OF THE ODD/EVEN PARKING WILL BE TICKETED.
• THE CITY OF ROCKFORD OR ITS CONTRACTORS ARE NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR
PLOWING ALLEY WAYS.


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