353.01 DEFINITION OF SNOW EMERGENCY
(a) Whenever, during any period of twenty-four hours or less, snow falls in the City or in a section thereof, to a depth of two inches or more, a snow emergency is declared to exist in that such a heavy snow storm constitute a serious public hazard impairing transportation, the movement of food and fuel supplies, medical care, fire, health and police protection and other vital facilities of the City. In such emergency, parking is prohibited on all City streets.
(Ord. 2003-39. Passed 6-23-03.)
(b) Whenever conditions exist such that the removal of snow is hampered, the Director of Public Safety may declare an emergency parking ban effective for the entire City, and in such event parking is prohibited on all City streets. The Safety Director will request area radio and television stations to notify the general public of such Citywide parking ban.
(c) Any emergency shall continue until an announcement by the Director of Public Safety that snow plowing operations have been completed.
(Ord. 1982-5. Passed 1-25-82.)