The City of Rockford Public Works Department has declared a Citywide Snow Emergency beginning today, Sunday, December 4, 2016 at 5:00 p.m. The Odd/Even Parking will be in effect until the Public Works Department deems it is no longer necessary. Updates to the Snow Emergency will be provided at appropriate times throughout the remainder of the storm.
Street Division employees will continue salting and plowing arterial streets. Contractors will begin plowing residential streets at 5:00 p.m. Decisions about further deployment will be made as needed.
The City of Rockford or its contractors are NOT responsible for plowing alley ways. The Odd/Even Parking is in effect so that the plows can safely go down the streets. The next day when the parking changes to the other side of the street, the plows may or may not return to clear the other side. If at all possible, please remove your vehicle from the street. If unable to, please observe the Odd/Even Parking.
Effective as of 5:00 p.m. today, December 4, 2016, cars should be parked on the even numbered side of the street. As of 8:00 a.m. tomorrow, December 5, 2016, cars are to be parked on the odd numbered side of the street.
Cars parked in violation of the Odd/Even Parking will be ticketed.
Visit the City of Rockford website for additional information – http://www.rockfordil.gov/public-works/snow-and-ice.aspx