Parking restrictions take effect Sunday
ESCANABA — Snow is here and with it the winter parking regulations for the cities of Escanaba and Gladstone. Winter parking restrictions start Sunday.
During the months of December, January, February and March in Escanaba, parking in the city is restricted to one side of every street and avenue from 7 a.m. to 2 a.m. Parking is allowed only on the west side of all streets and the north side of all avenues. Vehicles are not allowed to park for a period longer than 30 minutes on any street or avenue within the city of Escanaba between 2 a.m. to 7 a.m. — unless otherwise indicated by signs.
On Ludington Street and the 100 blocks off Ludington Street, parking will be allowed on both sides of the streets — except on South 15th Street, South 16th Street, South 17th Street, South 18th Street, South 19th Street and South 22nd Street.
In some business districts in Escanaba, parking will be allowed on the east side of the street. The business districts with this are the 200, 300, 400, 500, 600 and 700 blocks of Stephenson Avenue and the 1400, 1500 and 1600 blocks of Sheridan Road.
Overnight parking on both sides of the street will be allowed in the 200 block of Ludington Street and overnight parking in the median will be allowed in the 100 block of South 3rd Street. There will also be overnight parking allowed on the west side of the street in the 100 block of South 5th Street due to a permit issued by the city clerk’s office.
Between 7 a.m. to 5 p.m., people can park on the south side of South 3rd Avenue from South 25th Street to South 26th Street.
Within the city of Gladstone there will be no parking allowed on the south side of any avenue and on the west side of any street. There will also be no overnight parking on either side of the avenues or streets between 3:30 a.m. to 6:30 a.m.
All vehicles left between 3:30 a.m. to 6:30 a.m. on Delta Avenue from 6th Street to 14th Street, 8th Street from Superior Avenue to Minnesota Avenue, 9th Street from Superior Avenue to Minnesota Avenue, 10th Street from Superior Avenue to Lake Shore Drive, and 11th Street from Superior Avenue to Minnesota Avenue will be towed away at the owner’s expense.