The City of Rockford Public Works Department has declared a citywide snow emergency beginning Saturday night at 9 p.m..
Street division employees are currently plowing and salting main road. Beginning at 9 p.m. contractors will start plowing residential streets.
Also at 9 p.m. the odd/even parking ordinance goes into effect. The ordinance allows plows to safely plow streets. Saturday night, drivers should park on the even numbered side of the street. Starting at 8 a.m. on Sunday, drivers should then switch to the odd side of the street.
Cars parked on the wrong side of the street will be ticketed.