Parking Permits & Regulations

Parking Permits

Winter Parking Permit Sales and Citation Payments Information

Residents are encouraged to PLAN AHEAD.

Winter Parking Permits
Cost of the permits is $30.00 per month or $100.00 for the entire 4 month season.  Any resident who wishes to park on the street between the hours of 3am and 6am must purchase a parking permit.  Alternate side parking rules also apply.  Winter parking is enforced 7 days a week.

Residents can purchase Winter Parking Permits at the Police Department Monday-Friday from 7am – 8pm.  There will be no permit sales, or citation payments accepted, outside of these hours OR on weekends and Holidays. 

PLAN AHEAD, get your permits early.  Parking permission will not be given because you did not have time to purchase a permit.   Get in early and get your permit purchased.

Parking Regulations

WINTER PARKING RESTRICTIONS

During the period from December 1st to March 31st, no person shall park a vehicle on any street in the City of South Milwaukee between the hours of 3:00 AM and 6:00 AM.

However, vehicles may be parked during such hours if a permit is obtained from the Police Department after the filing of an application and the payment of $30.00 per month permit fee, $27.00 if obtained after the 15th of the month, or $100.00 for a 4-month permit.

Any vehicle parked in accordance with the above shall only be permitted to park on the EVEN numbered side of the street on those nights whose calendar date before midnight is even (N and W sides of the street are even), *Where parking is normally permitted only on one side of the street this section shall apply.

SNOW EMERGENCY DECLARED

The Mayor, if after consulting with the Street Dept., finds that due to snow, sleet, or freezing rain, the street must be plowed or salted, may declare a SNOW EMERGENCY, which will prohibit parking on any or the Arterial Streets as names in Section 28.12 of the Municipal Code. Whenever such an emergency is declared, which will be announced on at least (3) radio stations (WTMJ, WISN, WOKY), it shall be unlawful to park any vehicle between the hours of 2:00AM and 6:00AM inclusive, on any of the Arterial Streets as mentioned above.

(The above is an interpretation only of the Winter Parking Regulations set forth in the city of South Milwaukee Ordinance No. 977. See Section 28.10 of the South Milwaukee Municipal Code for the actual publication.)