The Twin Cities declared snow emergencies on Sunday. Here's a summary of the parking rules. For information on road conditions, call 511 or visit For Metro Transit information, call 612-373-3333 (TTY service: 612-341-0140).


Phase 3 (8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday): Don't park on the odd-numbered side of non-snow-emergency routes (for the most part, residential streets) until they are fully plowed. After 8 p.m., parking resumes on both sides of all streets unless posted otherwise or further winter parking restrictions are put into effect.

Information: For information in several languages, call 612-348-SNOW (612-348-7669) or visit, where you can also sign up for e-mail, phone or text-message notification of snow emergencies. TTY: 612-673-2116.

If you are towed: Call 612-673-5777 for details. TTY: 612-673-2157.


Snow emergency plowing was completed Monday.

If you were towed: For vehicles towed from areas north of Interstate 94, call 651-603-6895. For vehicles towed from south of I-94, call 651-292-6005.

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