Month: February 2019

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Thursday, February 28, 2019, 4:20 p.m.

Visitors in Lincoln for the Girls State Basketball Tournament are reminded that on-street parking downtown and in the Haymarket is prohibited from 12:01 to 8 a.m., Friday, March 1.

A snow removal district parking ban remains in effect for Friday, March 1.  This ban is in effect from 12:01 to 8 a.m. in the City’s eight snow removal districts.  In these areas, snow is plowed into windrows, loaded into trucks and hauled out of the area overnight.  To assist with snow removal, parking is prohibited on both sides of the streets in the districts.  Those include streets in Downtown and the Haymarket; University Place; Havelock; Bethany; College View; 11th and “G”; 17th and Washington; and 25th and Sumner.  Maps can be found at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Vehicles parked illegally during a snow removal district parking ban are subject to fines, towing and storage costs at the owners’ expense.  Vehicles parked in a way that does not allow emergency vehicles to pass may be ticketed for obstructing a public street.  For information on towed vehicles, call the Emergency Communications Center, 402-441-7204.

Crews continue to work on snow removal districts and complete service requests.  Please review parking ban locations and use off-street parking.  Be alert for slick spots and overnight refreeze, especially on untreated areas.

To assist downtown residents during snow removal district parking bans, free overnight parking is offered at Center Park Garage, 1100 “N” St.  To reduce citations and towed vehicles downtown, the service will be offered from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. when the City is under a snow removal district parking ban.  Customers will be charged the posted rate for any time beyond those hours. Vehicles that remain in the garage past 10 a.m. will be charged for the entire time the vehicle was in the facility.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 4:30 p.m.

The snow emergency and residential parking bans for Lincoln have ended.  Visitors in Lincoln for the Girls State Basketball Tournament are reminded that on-street parking downtown and in the Haymarket is prohibited from 12:01 to 8 a.m. only, Thursday Feb. 28 and Friday, March 1.

A snow removal district parking ban remains in effect for Thursday, Feb. 28 and Friday, March 1.  This ban is in effect from 12:01 to 8 a.m. in the City’s eight snow removal districts.  In these areas, snow is plowed into windrows, loaded into trucks and hauled out of the area overnight. To assist with snow removal, parking is prohibited on both sides of the streets in the districts.  Those include streets in Downtown and the Haymarket; University Place; Havelock; Bethany; College View; 11th and “G”; 17th and Washington; and 25th and Sumner.  Maps can be found at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Vehicles parked illegally during a snow removal district parking ban are subject to fines, towing and storage costs at the owners’ expense.  Vehicles parked in a way that does not allow emergency vehicles to pass may be ticketed for obstructing a public street.  For information on towed vehicles, call the Emergency Communications Center, 402-441-7204.

Primary plowing of residential and arterial streets has been completed. Crews will continue working on snow removal districts.  Please review parking ban locations and use off-street parking.  Be alert for slick spots and overnight refreeze, especially on untreated areas.

To assist downtown residents during snow removal district parking bans, free overnight parking is offered at Center Park Garage, 1100 “N” St.  To reduce citations and towed vehicles downtown, the service will be offered from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. when the City is under a snow removal district parking ban.  Customers will be charged the posted rate for any time beyond those hours. Vehicles that remain in the garage past 10 a.m. will be charged for the entire time the vehicle was in the facility.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Wednesday, February 27, 2019, 4:35 a.m.

More than 40 City and contractor units continue to plow and de-ice streets citywide.  Plowing of residential streets is complete and crews continue to work on service requests and clean up areas.  Four crews continue to clear snow from removal districts.  Please use off-street parking and be alert for trucks and other snow removal equipment.

Arterial streets range from dry to snow and ice packed with slick conditions.  Routes are being continuously staffed to deliver improved street conditions.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots and areas of refreeze, especially on hills.

The residential parking ban ends at 8 a.m. today.  At that time, parking will be permitted on both sides of residential streets.  A snow removal district parking ban is effect now and for Thursday, Feb. 28 and Friday, March 1.  This ban is in effect from 12:01 a.m. to 8 a.m. in the City’s eight snow removal districts.  In these areas, snow is plowed into windrows, loaded into trucks and hauled out of the area overnight. To assist with snow removal, parking is prohibited on both sides of the streets in the districts.  Those include streets in Downtown and the Haymarket; University Place; Havelock; Bethany; College View; 11th and “G”; 17th and Washington; and 25th and Sumner.  Maps can be found at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

To assist downtown residents during snow removal district parking bans, free overnight parking is offered at Center Park Garage, 1100 “N” St.  To reduce citations and towed vehicles downtown, the service will be offered from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. when the City is under a snow removal district parking ban.  Customers will be charged the posted rate for any time beyond those hours. Vehicles that remain in the garage past 10 a.m. will be charged for the entire time the vehicle was in the facility.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 9:15 p.m.

More than 40 City and contractor units continue to plow and de-ice streets citywide.  Crews are working on service requests and cleaning up areas.  Residential streets are about 95 percent complete.  At midnight, four crews will begin clearing snow from removal districts.  Please use off-street parking and be alert for trucks and other snow removal equipment.

Arterial streets range from dry to snow and ice packed with slick conditions.  Routes are being continuously staffed to deliver improved street conditions.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots and areas of refreeze, especially on hills.

A snow removal district parking ban will be in effect for the next three nights.  This ban will be in effect from 12:01 a.m. to 8 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, Thursday, Feb. 28 and Friday, March 1 in the City’s eight snow removal districts.  In these areas, snow is plowed into windrows, loaded into trucks and hauled out of the area overnight. To assist with snow removal, parking is prohibited on both sides of the streets in the districts.  Those include streets in Downtown and the Haymarket; University Place; Havelock; Bethany; College View; 11th and “G”; 17th and Washington; and 25th and Sumner.  Maps can be found at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

To assist downtown residents during snow removal district parking bans, free overnight parking is offered at Center Park Garage, 1100 “N” St.  To reduce citations and towed vehicles downtown, the service will be offered from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. when the City is under a snow removal district parking ban.  Customers will be charged the posted rate for any time beyond those hours. Vehicles that remain in the garage past 10 a.m. will be charged for the entire time the vehicle was in the facility.

The residential parking ban will end at 8 a.m. Wednesday.  At that time, parking will be permitted on both sides of residential streets.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 11:50 a.m.

A snow removal district parking ban will be in effect for the next three nights.  This ban will be in effect from 12:01 a.m. to 8 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 27, Thursday, Feb. 28 and Friday, March 1 in the City’s eight snow removal districts.  In these areas, snow is plowed into windrows, loaded into trucks and hauled out of the area overnight. To assist with snow removal, parking is prohibited on both sides of the streets in the districts.  Those include streets in Downtown and the Haymarket; University Place; Havelock; Bethany; College View; 11th and “G”; 17th and Washington; and 25th and Sumner.  Maps can be found at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

To assist downtown residents during snow removal district parking bans, free overnight parking is offered at Center Park Garage, 1100 “N” St.  To reduce citations and towed vehicles downtown, the service will be offered from 10 p.m. to 7 a.m. when the City is under a snow removal district parking ban.  Customers will be charged the posted rate for any time beyond those hours. Vehicles that remain in the garage past 10 a.m. will be charged for the entire time the vehicle was in the facility.

The residential parking ban remains in effect.  It prohibits parking on the odd numbered sides of residential streets.

More than 90 City and contractor units continue to plow and de-ice streets with resources split between arterial and residential routes. Crews are working on the odd sides of residential streets and cleaning up any missed areas. Residential streets are approximately 90 percent complete.

Arterial streets range from dry to snow and ice packed with slick conditions.  Routes are being continuously staffed to deliver improved street conditions.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots and areas of refreeze, especially on hills.

Vehicles parked illegally during snow emergency and residential parking bans are subject to fines, towing and storage costs at the owners’ expense.  Parked vehicles that block emergency vehicle access may be ticketed for obstructing a public street.  For information on towed vehicles, call the Emergency Communications Center, 402-441-7204.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Tuesday, February 26, 2019, 4:30 a.m.

More than 60 City and contractor units continue to plow and de-ice streets with resources split between arterial and residential routes.  Crews are working on the odd sides of residential streets and cleaning up any missed areas.  Arterial streets range from dry to snow and ice packed with slick conditions.  Routes are being continuously staffed to deliver improved street conditions for the morning commute.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots and areas of refreeze, especially on hills.

The snow emergency parking ban will end at 8 a.m. today.  Where allowed, parking will be available on emergency snow routes, bus and school routes, and other major arterial streets.  The residential parking ban remains in effect.  It prohibits parking on the odd numbered sides of residential streets.  For a map of these routes, visit snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Vehicles parked illegally during snow emergency and residential parking bans are subject to fines, towing and storage costs at the owners’ expense.  Parked vehicles that block emergency vehicle access may be ticketed for obstructing a public street.  For information on towed vehicles, call the Emergency Communications Center, 402-441-7204.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Monday, February 25, 2019, 9:25 p.m.

More than 60 City and contractor crews continue to plow and apply deicing materials to emergency snow routes, arterial streets, bus and school routes, and the odd numbered sides of residential streets.  Arterial streets range from dry to snow and ice packed with slick conditions.  Routes will be continuously staffed overnight to deliver improved street conditions for the Tuesday morning commute.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots and areas of refreeze.

Two parking bans remain in effect.  The snow emergency parking ban prohibits parking on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus and school routes, and other major arterial streets.  The residential parking ban prohibits parking on the odd numbered sides of residential streets.  For a map of these routes, visit snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Vehicles parked illegally during snow emergency and residential parking bans are subject to fines, towing and storage costs at the owners’ expense.  Parked vehicles that block emergency vehicle access may be ticketed for obstructing a public street.  For information on towed vehicles, call the Emergency Communications Center, 402-441-7204.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.