The City of Green Bay has an ordinance prohibiting night parking as follows:
Night Parking 40.29 (I)
- Prohibition. Except as otherwise provided in this section, no vehicle shall be parked on any City street between the hours of 3 a.m. and 5 a.m.
- Exception. A person may park a motor vehicle on a City street between the hours of 3 a.m. and 5 a.m. only under the following circumstances:
- Parking Division is notified prior to 2 a.m. or as soon as possible after the circumstance justifying the parking arises. Chapter 40 Traffic and Vehicles
- Approval will only be granted in certain exceptional instances; lot/driveway construction, house guests or other emergency situations for periods of up to two (2) calendar weeks.
- Parking Division approval is required for each day the vehicle will be parked on the street between 3 and 5 a.m., unless blanket authorization is granted by the Parking Division Manager. For periods of up to two (2) calendar weeks, up to six (6) non-concurrent occurrences per calendar year. Broken down vehicles will only be allowed to park on-street for 2 consecutive nights.
- Once the overnight on-street parking on-line form or a call in to the automated phone line is complete, parking is allowed only in front of a resident's own home, which includes single family dwellings and duplexes. It is not allowed on a side street or in front of a neighbor's house. Night parking will not be allowed on arterial (heavily traveled) streets and/or in restricted parking areas.
- Overnight on-street parking is not allowed for apartments, businesses or other commercial property.
Call 920-448-3438 for automated night parking permission phone line - must be called in before 2 a.m. Overnight Parking Request Forms must be received before 2 a.m.
When snow emergencies are called, no night parking permission will be granted.