Winter Parking Permit Sales and Citation Payments Information. Residents are encouraged to PLAN AHEAD. Evening hours for winter parking permit sales will be limited. Please see our schedule below.
Winter Parking Permits
Cost of the permits is $30.00 per month or $100.00 for the entire 4 month season. Between December 1st and March 31st, 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.
Municipal Lot Permits
Municipal Lot permits for the Water Tower Lot (1214 Milwaukee Ave) and the Police Department Lot cost $30.00 per month or $100.00 per Trimester (4 Months). Any vehicle not having a valid Water Tower Lot or Police Department Lot permit parked in said lots for a period of six hours or more shall be towed away at the owner’s expense.
Winter Parking Permits and Municipal Lot Permits will be sold and citation payments will be accepted at the police department, 2424 15th Avenue, on Weekdays from 7:00 am-6:00 pm. Permits are not sold on Holidays or Weekends so please plan ahead.
PLAN AHEAD, get your permits early. Parking permission will not be given because you did not have time to purchase a permit.
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 in which the 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.)