Winter Parking Regulations

WINTER PARKING NOTICE

 

2018/2019 Winter Parking Regulations are Now in Effect

The Peekskill City Winter Parking Ordinance will be in effect from
December 1 through April 15~.


Parking is Prohibited on City streets from 8:00 pm to 8:00 am, except in designated
areas where signs are posted for Winter Alternate Side of the Street Parking. If signs
are posted, follow the instructions that are listed on the sign. Vehicles in violation of this
Ordinance may be issued a Parking Ticket with fines starting at $50.00. Fines will
increase to $150.00 if a State of Emergency is declared. Vehicles may also be towed at
the owner's expense anytime a vehicle interferes with snow plowing and snow removal,
etc. operations.
(pD·162a Rev. 11114)
POLICE NOTICE


.WINTER PARKING REGULATIONS
The City of Peekskill has a Winter Parking Ordinance in effect from December 1st
through April 15th
• As a vehicle owner/operator. it is important that you know the rules
to avoid hindering snow removal operations, being issued a parking summons. and/or
avoid having your vehicle towed. A brief overview of the ordinance follows:


1. From December 1st until April 15th
• alternate street parking for street sweeping is
suspended.


2. From December 1st through April 15th parking is prohibited on city streets from
8:00 pm to 8:00 am, except in designated areas where signs are posted for
winter alternate side of the street parking.
3. Signs are posted on the streets where winter alternate side parking is allowed. If
you park on one of these streets. be certain you are parked on the correct side
as indicated on the signs.


4. Vehicles in violation of this ordinance may be issued a parking ticket with fines
starting at $50.00. Fines increase to $150.00 if a State of Emergency is
declared. Vehicles may also be towed at the owners expense anytime a vehicle
interferes with snow plowing and snow removal, etc., operations.


5. If a major winter storm impacts the City, a STATE OF EMERGENCY will be
declared and no street parking will be permitted, including on streets having
alternate side parking. Although this is not a frequent occurrence. you should be
prepared to remove your vehicle from any City street during the STATE OF
EMERGENCY. Parking fines Increase to $150.00 when a STATE OF
EMERGENCY is declared and your vehicle may be towed at your own
expense.


6. Free overnight parking at the James Street and Nelson Avenue Parking
Garages will be permitted.mmetered spaces only. during a "STATE OF
EMERGENCY" .


7. These rules are in effect as a means of providing our Department of Public
Works personnel the ability to plow all City streets to ensure the free flow of
traffic and provide access to vital public safety vehicles in the event of an
emergency. Your City employees are working hard to protect you and your
family. Please do your part to follow these parking regulations.


IF YOU FAIL TO FOLLOW THESE RULES AND PARK INCORRECTLY,
YOUR VEHICLE MAY BE TOWED AND YOU COULD BE ISSUED A
PARKING SUMMONS.

 

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