Winter Parking Ban

Pursuant to the authority given by the vote of the Special Town Meeting, December 8, 1969, Article 20, accepting the provisions of General Laws, Chapter 40, Section 22D, as amended, notice is hereby given of the following regulations, adopted by the Town Manager:

During the period beginning on December 1 and ending on April 1 of each year between the hours of 7 pm and 7 pm parking shall be allowed only on the odd-numbered side of any Town way on odd-numbered days and on the even-numbered side of any Town way on even-numbered days. No vehicle shall be parked or left unattended except in accordance with this regulation.

Please view the current Winter Parking Ban Flyer (PDF), which includes regulations and street listings.

Explanation of Alternate Side Parking

Parking on the odd‑numbered sides of Town ways begins at 7 pm on odd days of the month. Parking on the even-numbered side of Town ways begins at 7 pm on even days of the month.

Example: On Wednesday, December 1st, 2021, all cars should be on the odd side of the street beginning at 7:00 PM until 7:00 PM on Thursday, December 2nd. At 7:00 PM on Thursday, December 2nd, 2021, cars should be moved to the even side of the street until 7:00 PM, Friday, December 3rd, etc.

Regulations for All Municipal Parking Lots

Central Street, Larochelle Way, Elm Street, Chapin Street, Dresser Parking Lots.

The Town of Southbridge has adopted the following Snow Removal Policy for Municipal Parking Lots: Municipal parking lots may be closed to all vehicles on one of the days following a snowstorm to allow for snow removal. Closures will be posted at least 12 hours ahead of time, and will be in effect from 7 am to 4 pm.