Overnight winter parking ban returns to Halifax

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Halifax’s overnight winter parking ban is now in effect.

The ban goes into effect every year from Dec. 15 to March 31. When it is enforced, the ban goes from 1 a.m. to 6 a.m. and requires people to find off-street parking for their vehicles.

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The Halifax Regional Municipality only enforces the ban during weather events and snow clearing operations.

Regardless of whether the ban is in effect, vehicles can still be ticketed or towed at any point if they are interfering with snow-clearing operations.

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