The Grand Traverse County Board of Commissioners has enacted a Winter Parking Ordinance prohibiting the parking of motor vehicles on public roadways and shoulders of roads in Grand Traverse County during the winter season between December 1 - March 31.
Below are Sections IV and VI of the ordinance. For a copy of the complete ordinance, visit the County Ordinances page or contact the County Clerk at:
400 Boardman Avenue
Traverse City, MI 49684
Section IV: Regulation
No person shall park any vehicle in or upon a roadway or shoulder of a roadway or street in Grand Traverse County from December 1 - March 31 of the following year between the hours of Midnight and 8 a.m. and snow emergencies.
Section VI: Violation & Penalty
A person who violates this ordinance shall be subject to a fine only of not more than:
$25 for the 1st offense
$50 for the 2nd offense
$75 for the 3rd offense
$100 for 4th and each additional offense plus costs of prosecution
This notice is published by order of the County Board of Commissioners twice during the month of November.