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February 9, 2018 11:48 AM

Snow Parking Reminder

As the snow continues to fall we would like to remind residents that parking on City streets after 2" of snowfall is prohibited. Vehicles will be ticketed and possibly towed.
10.01.10-602. TOWING OR REMOVING OF VEHICLES DURING SNOWFALLS.
(A) It shall be unlawful for any person to park a motor vehicle or, if parked, to allow a motor vehicle
to remain parked or standing in any public street or alley during or after a snowfall in which there is an
accumulation of two inches of snow or more. This prohibition shall remain in effect until such time as the
street or alley has been plowed or the snow has been removed there from. A city street shall not be
deemed to have been plowed until the lane of traffic nearest the curb has been plowed or the snow has
been removed there from.
(B) The city shall remove the snow in accordance with best management practices with priority to
the interest of public safety and on streets with heavier traffic flow.
2008 S-17
Crest Hill Vehicle Code 25
(C) It shallbethedutyofthePoliceDepartmenttoremoveor causetoberemovedany vehiclewhich
is parked in violation of this section, and to impound such vehicle or vehicles until all charges for such
removal shall have been paid.
(D) Any person or persons found guilty of violating any provision of this section may be fined not
more than $500, in addition thereto, shall pay all reasonable charges of removal, towing and storage.
(Am. Ord. 1080, passed 1-19-99; Am. Ord. 1438, passed 10-1-07.

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