Snow Removal

Ordinance: On-Street Parking During Snow Removal Operations

It is hereby resolved that the Town of Prospect adopt the following ordinance:

Section 1: It shall be unlawful to park any vehicle on any public street in the town during a snow fall or ice storm within forty-eight (48) hours thereafter.

Section 2: The Mayor, State Police, Prospect Police and/or the Assistant Director of Public Works are hereby authorized to have removed and towed away by a commercial towing service any vehicle parked in violation of Section 1.

Section 3: Vehicles towed away in accordance with Section 2 shall be stored on the premises of the towning service and shall be restored to the owner or operator of such vehicle upon payment by the owner or operator of such vehicle to the towing service of a towing and storage fee.

Said towing fee schedules are set up by the Department of Motor Vehicles, State of Connecticut. This ordinance as amended shall become effective on the twenty-first (21st) day after publication in accordance with Section 3.8 of the Charter of the Town of Prospect

Please Take Notice

During snow season, please put your garbage toters and recycling buckets out only on the morning of pick-up. Do not put them in the road, since they are a hazard to the plowing operations.