The City of Saint Peter has declared a snow emergency and cars parked on the signed emergency route after midnight and for the 48 hours after that will be ticketed and towed.

City officials say for the two day period, no parking is allowed on residential streets from midnight to 7:00 a.m. even if that street has been plowed curb-to-curb.

On downtown streets, officials say no parking is allowed for the next two days from 2:00 a.m. through 6:00 a.m. even if the street is snow-free.

They remind residents that cars left on the street will be ticketed and towed.

MUNICIPAL PARKING LOTS WHICH MAY BE USED DURING SNOW EMERGENCIES:

Lot #1 – located south of City Hall at 227 South Front Street.

Lot #2 – located west of the Century Link building at 100 Nassau Street.

Lot # 3 –100 block of Nassau Street (behind Ace Hardware and Godfather’s Pizza) can be accessed from either Park Row or Nassau Street.

Lot # 4 – east of the building at 201 South Third Street in the alley

Lot #5 – Municipal Lot #5 located in the southwest corner of Grace Street and South Minnesota Avenue, can be accessed from either Grace Street or South Minnesota Avenue.

Lot #6 – The Municipal Swimming Pool parking lot on the 300 block of North Fourth Street.

Muncipal Lots not numbered, but can be used during a snow emergency:

Jefferson Ballfields, 900 Menk Drive

Public Works Building, 405 West Saint Julien Street

Please note the Community Center is not designated as a lot which can be used during a snow emergency.  Vehicles parked overnight in the lot may be towed at the owner’s expense.