Press release submitted by Michelle Martin, city of Rock Island
Effective immediately, vehicles parked on marked snow routes will receive a $35 parking ticket.
Parking is not allowed on marked snow routes until the snow has been removed. Vehicles that remain in violation on Friday, December 21, 2012, will be impounded.
Major emphasis for snow removal is placed on primary streets and hills with secondary priority given to school areas. Residential streets are cleared when the primary and secondary streets are completed. The City does not clear snow from alleys or sidewalks.