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Snow alert issued for Idaho Falls

Published On: Jan 30 2013 03:59:22 PM CST
Updated On: Jan 28 2013 01:20:31 PM CST

Courtesy: City of Idaho Falls

IDAHO FALLS, Idaho -

The city of Idaho Falls has issued a snow alert for residential streets. This mean road graders and backhoes will be plowing the streets over the next couple of days.

Below is the proclamation made by the city. To see the areas mentioned, see the snow removal map under "Related Content" or at http://goo.gl/LYa0a.

CITY OF IDAHO FALLS SNOW REMOVAL PROCLAMATION

The City of Idaho Falls is declaring a snow alert effective Monday, January 28, 2013.  Snow removal restrictions for Zones A and B are in effect as follows:

ZONE A – North-South Streets – Parking restrictions will be in effect between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Monday, Wednesday, and Friday. East-West Streets – Parking restrictions will be in effect between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.  Snow removal in Zone A on North-South streets will begin at 8:00 a.m. Wednesday, January 30, 2013.  Snow removal on Zone A on East-West streets will begin at 8:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 29, 2013. 

ZONE B – Parking restrictions will be in effect on all streets between 8:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m.  Vehicles should be moved off the public streets as quickly as possible.  Snow removal in Zone B will begin on Monday, January 28, 2013 and will continue during hours in addition to those designated parking restrictions.

Other parking restrictions already in effect include:

DOWNTOWN – NORTH-SOUTH STREETS – Parking restrictions will be in effect between 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. on Monday, Wednesday, and Friday; EAST-WEST STREETS – Parking restrictions will be in effect between 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday.

MAJOR STREETS – Parking restrictions are in effect.

All City residents and businesses are encouraged to move vehicles off the streets as quickly as possible.

Under the Ordinance, any vehicles left on the streets in violation of the Ordinance may be towed immediately and stored at the owner’s expense.

The Snow Alert will remain in effect indefinitely.  The Idaho Falls Police Department will notify all media when the Snow Alert is cancelled.

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