Upcoming snow may impact where you can park in your city
StormTrack 8 meteorologists are calling for a potential three to six inches of snow to fall in the Quad Cities area. A winter weather advisory is in effect from 9 a.m. Tuesday, February 19 and lasts through 3 p.m. Wednesday.
Here is the list of cities issuing snow emergencies:
Blue Grass — from 12:00 a.m. Wednesday, February 20, until 12:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 21, 2019. The City’s Public Safety Building, 606 West Mayne Street, Blue Grass, Iowa, will be open to the public in need. The City asks that vehicles NOT be parked on City Streets to allow emergency vehicles and snow plows to have full access.
Carbon Cliff — Starting at 10 p.m. Tuesday, vehicles parked on snow routes will be ticketed or towed. All streets and roadways within the village are considered a snow route. The snow emergency will be in effect for 72 hours.
Coal Valley — Starting at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday drivers may not park their vehicles on any village streets, avenues, alleys, cul de sacs, or parking lots within the village. Violators may be towed.
Davenport — A snow emergency is in effect from 10 p.m. Tuesday until 6 p.m. Wednesday. During this time, vehicles parked on snow routes will be ticketed and towed. Drivers are welcome to park on the city’s parking ramps for free starting at 3 p.m. Tuesday until 7 a.m. Thursday.
Rock Falls— The City of Rock Falls has declared a Snow Emergency beginning tonight at Midnight through Thursday, February 21, at 6:00 a.m.
“Once a snow emergency has been issued, persons shall park on even-numbered side streets during an even-numbered day of the month, or on an odd-numbered side of the street during an odd-numbered day of the month.”
Rock Island — A snow emergency is in effect starting at 10:00 PM, Tuesday, February 19. Once snow depth has reached 2 inches, parking is not allowed on any
marked snow routes until the snow has stopped and has been cleared. Vehicles parked on marked snow routes can receive a $35 parking ticket and may be towed simultaneously.
Sterling — A snow emergency is in effect starting at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday, February 20. Parking will be prohibited on all snow routes until snow is removed from the entire width of the street. From 1:30 a.m. until 5:30 a.m., parking is not allowed in the Central Business District and in city parking lots. Odd and even parking will be in effect on all other city streets. This means on even days, like on Feb. 20th, you park on the sides of the street with even-numbered addresses, and vice-versa. You will not be ticketed between 6 a.m. and 8 a.m.
All other parking restrictions remain in effect.
*Check back as cities and villages get added to our list