Street Closed - February 20, 2019

Effective Immediately the Ruthven Railroad Tracks on Gowrie St (from Main St to Railroad St.) are... [more...]

Snow Event/Emergency Parking - January 24, 2019

SNOW EVENT/EMERGENCY PARKING.  During the period from November 1 through April 1, a “... [more...]


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Snow Event/Emergency Parking



1.         During the period from November 1 through April 1, a “Snow Event” shall be deemed to exist when the National Weather Service predicts a snow accumulation of two (2) or more inches in the City, or if new snow accumulation has reached two (2) inches as measured at the facilities of the KICD Radio Station in Spencer, Iowa.  The snow event shall continue so long as snow accumulation continues and for an additional 24 hours after snow fall has ended.

2.         When a snow event exists, no person shall park, abandon, or leave unattended any vehicle on the traveled or surfaced portions of any public streets or alleys connecting to such streets between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m.