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As of 2am tonight, Winnipeg’s anual Snow Route Parking Ban will be in full effect until March 1, 2012.

From December 1st to March 1st annually, parking on city streets designated as snow routes is prohibited between 2am and 7am. Snow routes are clearly marked with signs similar to the one shown above.

* High priority streets are designated as snow routes
* Ensure rapid movement of emergency vehicles (Police, Fire and Ambulance.)
* Violators may be ticketed. Click here for the Winnipeg Parking Authority where you can find information about traffic tickets.
* Click the links for a listing that identifies regional and non-regional snow routes.

Parking enforcers will be out in full force tonight ticketing offenders. Make sure to get your vehicles out of Snow Routes before 2am!

Also note that the ban is now until 7am, up 1-hour from 6am.