1. How does snowplowing affect parking on city streets?
    Section 74-130. – Snow emergency routes, winter parking regulations, and other parking regulations. See ordinance for more details on specific streets.


  2. What are the parking restrictions of city streets?
    Section 74-121. – Parking hours.
    a) It is unlawful for any person to stop, park or leave standing any vehicle upon any street for a continuous period in excess of 48 hours.
    b) It is unlawful for any person to stop, park or leave standing any vehicle upon any street which has been duly signposted prohibiting parking between the hours of 2:00 a.m. and 6:00 a.m.

  3. How do I report a street maintenance problem?
    City Streets—Report to Marshall Street Department at 507-537-6778.
    County Roads—Report to Lyon County Highway Department at 507-532-8200.
    State Highways—Report to Minnesota Department of Transportation at 507-537-6146

  4. When are sidewalks cleaned?
    Section 62-2. –Ice and snow on public sidewalks
    Declared a nuisance. All snow and ice remaining upon public sidewalks is hereby declared to constitute a public nuisance and shall be abated by the owner or tenant of the abutting private property within 12 hours after such snow and ice has ceased to be deposited.

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