Janesville declares snow emergency for Tuesday
JANESVILLE -- The city of Janesville has declared a snow emergency starting at noon Tuesday.
A snow emergency means that all vehicles must be removed from city streets and public parking lots until snow plowing operations are complete. To ensure that you do not receive a parking ticket, move your vehicle before noon. and keep it off city streets until they have been completely plowed.
If you are unable to park in a driveway or garage, vehicles can be parked in one of six downtown municipal parking lots in a designated snow emergency parking stall.
-- East Wall Street lot at East Wall Street and North Parker Drive
-- Municipal Building lot at West Wall Street and North Jackson Street
-- South High Street lot at West Court Street and South High Street
-- Senior Center lot at St. Lawrence Avenue and Water Street
-- Hedberg Public Library lot on Water Street
-- River/Union Street lot at South River Street and Union Street
-- Parking ramp at North Parker Drive and East Wall Street.
Fines for parking on the streets during a snow emergency are $50. Police may begin issuing tickets before plowing begins.
Residents can get additional snow emergency information on the city’s website here or by calling 608-755-SNOW. To report problems or concerns, call 608-755-3110.
For information on closings, click here.