Snow Emergency Canceled
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 - 10:39am
The City of Madison has canceled the snow emergency for this evening, February 19, 2020 into the early morning hours of February 20, 2020.
Some areas within the Snow Emergency Zone still need to be plowed back to the curb.
These areas also have daytime posted parking restrictions.
Instead of continuing the snow emergency an extra night, the Streets Division will have plows in these areas during the posted parking restricted times to push the snow back to the curb for the streets to be wide and safe.
All commuters and residents who park in areas with posted parking restrictions are encouraged to follow those rules so snow plowing can take place during those posted times.
Winter Parking Information
Individuals who park their vehicle inside the Snow Emergency Zone overnight tonight do not need to abide by the overnight alternate side parking restrictions. All daytime parking restrictions remain in effect.
Alternate side parking restrictions will be in effect for residents outside of the Snow Emergency Zone. Overnight alternate side parking rules are enforced outside of the snow emergency zone every year from November 15 to March 15 regardless of weather conditions. Vehicles found in violation of alternate side parking restrictions can be ticketed and towed.
A map of the Snow Emergency Zone can be found on the City of Madison winter website, www.cityofmadison.com/winter. Additional information about winter in Madison can also be found on this site, such as more information about alternate side parking, tips on how to use salt correctly, and locations for free sand. Winter parking information can also be found by calling 608-261-9111.
- Bryan Johnson, 608-267-2626, email@example.com