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WINTER PARKING On all streets in the City from December 1 through March 31, excepting on those streets and areas where parking is prohibited between 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m. or within a limited parking zone (which shall include designated thirty-minute, one-hour and two-hour parking areas) between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 5:00 p.m., parking shall be permitted on one side of the street only, with vehicles to be parked on the even days of the month on the side of the street which has even house numbers and on the odd days of the month on the side of the street that has odd house numbers. The day shall commence at 12:00 noon and continue for 24 hours thereafter.
SNOW AND ICE CONTROL The owner or occupant of real property shall remove snow and ice from the sidewalks including all portions of the sidewalk and street necessary to provide clear passage withoutany snow obstructions on the sidewalk or in the street that would impede the use of the sidewalk network within 24 hours after the end of snowfall. The Public Works Foreman may order the crew to clear sidewalks where owners or occupants have failed to do so within 24 hours. It is unlawful for snow to be blown or pushed into City streets and is considered an unlawful obstruction, subject to citation. The Public Works Foreman may order the crew to clear streets where owners or occupants have placed such an obstruction. The expense of said removal shall be included in a statement to the City Clerk/Treasurer from the Public Works Foreman indicating the cost of such removal. The cost of such snow and ice removal shall be levied and collected as a special tax upon such lot or parcel paid by owner thereof.
We encourage you to visit our community and enjoy our proud German Heritage. In September of each year, citizens of the City of Jefferson participate in "Gemuetlichkeit Days" to celebrate our German Heritage. Young and old dress in traditional German costume and participate in contests throughout the festival weekend. Just a few things you can enjoy are music and dancing, indulging in authentic German cuisine, and a huge parade on Sunday.
The festival is a family event with a German theme, but don't worry...you don't have to be German to enjoy it!
The festival takes place the 2nd weekend after
For more information on Gemuetlichkeit Days visit: www.gdays.org
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