Snow Plowing

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Snow Route Ordinance

Between December 1st and March 31st, after a two-inch snowfall, except as otherwise posted (e.g. Section 11.30.020 of the Municipal Code), it is unlawful to park any vehicle, or to permit any vehicle to remain parked, on odd numbered sides of the street on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays, and on even numbered sides of the street on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays until said snow has been removed. Violations can be written, any time of day between December 1st and Mar 31st.

Established - Parking Prohibited When

Snow emergency routes for the Village of Westchester are hereby established, prohibiting parking at any time after accumulation of two or more inches of snow and until said snow has been removed, at the locations set forth in Section 11.30.020. (Ord. 78-912 § 1, 1978)

11.30.020 - Designated

The following streets or portions of streets within the Village of Westchester are designated as snow emergency routes:

  • Gladstone Street from Gardner Road to Westchester Boulevard
  • Westchester Boulevard from Eisenhower Expressway to Cermak Road
  • Drury Lane-Pelham Street from Gardner Road to Westchester Boulevard
  • Canterbury Street from Gardner Road to Wolf Road
  • Balmoral Avenue from Roosevelt Road to Mannheim Road
  • Dorchester Avenue from Mannheim Road to Mayfair Avenue
  • Sunnyside Avenue from Canterbury Street to Thirty-first Street
  • Boeger Avenue from Roosevelt Road to Wakefield Street
  • Windsor Drive from Belleview Avenue to Wolf Road
  • Wakefield Street from Boeger Avenue to Wolf Road
  • Wakefield Street from Sunnyside Avenue to Mayfair Avenue
  • Mandel Avenue from Roosevelt Road to Canterbury Street
  • Mayfair Avenue from Canterbury Street to Thirty-first Street
  • Essex Street from the intersection of Windsor Drive and Downing Avenue to Sunnyside Avenue

A map of these locations is shown here:

Map of Snow Emergency Routes.