City of Rockford declares snow emergency

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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.

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