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4/15/2018 - Snow Disposal Period in effect at 3 pm today

The Street Dept. has issued a ‘Snow Disposal Period’ effective at 3:00 pm on Sunday, April 15th, 2018. Which means alternate side parking rules go into effect for a continuous 48 hour period. In accordance with Municipal Ordinance 44-107 (d) this post will serve as the official 7 hour notice to the public of snow disposal period. The snow disposal period will start Sunday, 3pm through Tuesday, 3pm.

During the “48 Hour Snow Disposal Period” vehicles will have to park on the odd side of the street on the odd day and on the even side of the street on the even days. This is in effect for ALL day and throughout the ENTIRE city.

PLEASE CONTACT THE POLICE PARKING UTILITY at 608-789-7295 about enforcement questions.

Here is the exact language from the ordinance:
44-107 (d)
"Snow disposal period. The Superintendent of Streets may designate a snow disposal period for the duration of 48 hours. Notification of the snow disposal period shall be provided to the local news media and through the City of La Crosse public webpage. It shall be prima facie evidence of notification to any individual that said notification has been posted on the City of La Crosse public webpage seven hours prior to any snow disposal period. Failure to comply with a snow disposal period shall result in increased alternate side parking forfeitures as provided in section 44-1 and the Police Department may remove such vehicles either with its own facilities or by the employment of towing equipment from private contractors, and such vehicles may be ordered stored by the Police Department in any storage garage or rental parking ground."