The City of Maquoketa has declared a snow emergency to aid our snow removal efforts. The snow emergency will begin at 6:00 pm on Thursday, February 8th and will last until 6:00 pm on Saturday, February 10th.
All cars parked along City snow routes must be relocated immediately or face the possibility of being towed. All property owners in the Central Business District are reminded to shovel their sidewalks by noon the next day after the snowfall ceases, or the City will shovel the sidewalk and all associated costs and fines will be assessed to the property owner.
The City is also requesting the removal of parked cars from unplowed streets to assist the public work is crews in plowing the streets.