Updated: Residential Parking ban in Lincoln

Mayor Chris Beutler has announced that the residential parking ban will change at Thursday at 8 a.m.

At that time, parking will be banned on the odd-numbered sides of the street in all residential areas.  Parking will again be permitted on the even sides.

City street crews continue plowing efforts in Lincoln's residential areas today with 72 plows on the streets and an additional 14 agricultural tractors plowing cul-de-sacs.  Twelve material spreaders are also applying sand in residential areas.

Lincoln Police Department reports 22 accidents between midnight and 4 p.m. Wednesday.StarTran reports that buses are currently running on time. 

Residents are reminded that City ordinance requires property owners to clear snow and ice from sidewalks by 9 a.m. the day following the end of a snow storm.  And a reminder that it is illegal to push or blow snow into or on any street, alley or sidewalk.  Violators are subject to a fine.  

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln. Additional information is available on the City website at lincoln.ne.gov and in your Windstream phone directory.  If you have questions, you may call the Public Works Snow Center at 441-7644.