Snow Parking Alerts

no-parking-sign-2-inchesNo Parking on Priority Snow Routes

Look for the red, white and blue signs.

There is no parking allowed on priority snow routes when snow accumulates 2 inches or more. Parking Utility staff do their best to warn drivers, but vehicles will be ticketed and towed at the owner’s expense if they are not moved. To be reminded of when it’s time to move cars off of priority routes, sign up for alerts:

Phone  Alerts: Simply text “COLUMBIAPW” to 888-777. 

Email Alerts: Sign up at or

Remember, it’s your responsibility to move your vehicle if it looks like there may be a 2-inch snow overnight … but we hope these alerts will help remind you!