UPDATE: The City of Winnipeg said it’s extending the hours of the annual snow route parking ban.

Under a declared route parking ban, now in effect, people are banned from parking on snow routes between 12 a.m. and 7 a.m.

The residential parking ban, which came into effect Sunday evening, was lifted as of Wednesday morning.

When the declared ban is lifted, snow route parking ban hours will revert to between 2 a.m. and 7 a.m.

Snow Route

EARLIER: The City of Winnipeg said a residential parking ban will take effect Sunday at 7 p.m. to allow for snow clearing.

The ban will comes a week after a major snowfall that saw 12 – 18 cm fall in Winnipeg and days after a smaller dump of snow.

In order to avoid a costly ticket or a tow, people will be required to move vehicles from city streets during the wave of the parking ban that impacts their snow zone.

The full schedule for the parking ban is as follows:

  • Sunday, Feb. 10, 2019 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Monday, Feb. 11, 2019: E, J, L, M, O, S, V
  • Monday, Feb. 11, 2019 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 11, 2019: A, F, H, K, N, R, U
  • Monday, Feb. 11, 2019 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019: B, G, I, P, Q, T
  • Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019: D
  • Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019 from 7 p.m. to 7 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019: C

The city reminds residents to look up their snow zone using the address lookup tool on its website or by downloading the Know Your Zone app.