STATELINE (WIFR) -- Below is the list of snow emergencies in effect throughout the Stateline: The City of Rockford has declared a city-wide snow emergency beginning Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 5:00 p.m. The Odd/Even parking will be in effect until the Public Works Department deems it no longer necessary. Effective as of 5:00 p.m. on February 26, cars are to be parked on the Even # side of the street. As of 8:00 a.m. February 27, 2013, cars are are to be parked on the Odd # side of the street. Machesney Park has declared a snow emergency effective at 12:00 p.m. noon February 26, 2013. All cars must be off both sides of the streets during snow emergency. The City of Belvidere has announced that a snow ordinance is currently in effect for the City of Belvidere. It will be in effect until the city deems it is no longer necessary and the streets are clear. The City of Sterling has declared that a snow emergency will be in effect beginning Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 3:00 p.m. This means that there is no parking on Snow Routes until all snow has been removed from the full width of the street, there is no parking in the Central Business District and in city parking lots from 1:30 A.M. to 5:30 A.M., and that odd and even parking restrictions will be in effect on all other City Streets. On the odd days of the month, you park on the odd-numbered side of the street; and on even days of the month, you park on the even-numbered side of the street. Odd and even days will be considered as beginning between 6:00A.M. and 8:00 A.M. You will not be ticketed between 6:00A.M. and 8:00 A.M. Odd and even numbered sides of the street refer to the usual residence and building address numbers.
These parking restrictions will terminate block by block after the snowfall stops and when all accumulated snow has been removed from the full width of the street or when the snow emergency is cancelled by the City. All other parking restrictions remain in effect. No parking will be permitted on streets where parking is restricted or prohibited. Cars parked in violation of the above restrictions will be ticketed and may be towed, at the owner’s expense.