The Village of Oak Park | 123 Madison St.  Oak Park, IL 60302 |

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Forecast key to parking when it snows

Jan. 5, 2015 – The Village has specific rules that govern parking when it snows — rules that are enforced seven days a week, including holidays. Residents are urged to monitor local forecasts and plan accordingly.

When a snow emergency is declared, all parking is prohibited on the main streets posted as snow routes. Parking on other streets is restricted to one side from 8 a.m. until 10 p.m. in residential areas and from midnight to 8 a.m. in designated commercial districts, the side determined by the odd/even date.

To find out if snow-related parking restrictions are in effect, call 708.358.7669 for a recorded message. Cable television subscribers can tune into VOP-TV, broadcast on Comcast channel 6 and AT&T channel 99.

Residents who sign up at will be alerted. Efforts also will be made to post timely information to social media sites and

The snow emergency parking rules and a list of frequently asked questions also are posted on this website.

map of the streets where parking will be prohibited if the snow emergency parking plan is implemented