Winter Parking Ordinance

Ordinance #27
Winter Parking Restriction Ordinance
State of Wisconsin
Town of Remington
Wood County
Whereas, the Remington Town Board has determined that a hazard to the safety and welfare of the residents of
the Town of Remington exists, which hazard is caused by vehicles being parked on the town road right-of-way
during the hours when snow is being plowed: and
Whereas, notification of the owners of such vehicles parked on town road right-of-way during the hours when
roads are being plowed is deemed difficult: and
Now, Therefor, The Town Board of the Town of Remington, Wood County, Wisconsin, do ordain as follows:
Section 1: Winter Parking Restrictions
During the period of November 1 through April 15, it shall be unlawful to park any vehicle on any town road rightof-way. Any vehicle found parked upon any town road right-of-way may be towed at the owner’s expense if the
Town Road Patrolman and /or Town Board Member shall deem necessary for the health and safety of the
residents of the Town of Remington.
Section 2 Violations and Penalties
Any person violating any of the provisions of the ordinance shall, upon conviction, be subject of forfeiture of not
less than one dollar($1.00) or more than two hundred ($200.00) together with the costs of prosecution and in
default of payment thereof, shall be imprisoned for a period of not less than one (1) day or not more than six (6)
months or until such forfeiture and costs are paid.
Section 3 Effective Date
This ordinance shall be effective upon passage upon the Town Board of the Town of Remington and upon
publication provided by law.
Dated this 19th day of November 2018.
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