On August 15 and September 5, 2017 the Village Board amended the Village Code regarding commercial vehicle parking regulations after a series of public meetings to discuss the matter. Provided below is a summary of the amended regulations.
What is a commercial vehicle?
A commercial vehicle is any vehicle used to conduct business. This includes: taxicabs, limousines, panel vans, trucks, vehicles used in connection with construction and landscaping, tow trucks, vehicles used to advertise a business or a product, delivery vehicles and businesses used for ride-sharing services.
Commercial vehicles in residential areas must be parked within enclosed garages or follow the regulations summarized below. No commercial vehicles may park on residential streets overnight.
Recreational vehicles are prohibited within residential driveways with the exception of boats April 2- October 30 and snowmobiles November 30-March 31.
No more than two vehicles with snowplows attached may be parked on residential driveways from November 1- April 1.
Construction vehicles such as bobcats are prohibited on residential driveways unless for construction that has a valid building permit.