Declared snow route parking ban back into effect after residential ban lifted
File image of a snowy residential street taken in March 2018. (Gary Robson/CTV News.)
Published Friday, February 8, 2019 12:46PM CST
Last Updated Wednesday, February 13, 2019 3:01PM CST
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.
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