KANSAS CITY, Missouri - When heavy snow falls in Kansas City, officials sometimes
implement the Snow Ordinance.
The Snow Ordinance has two different phases.
Phase 1 is issued when streets are slickened by snow or freezing
rain. Drivers who do not have snow tires or chains on their cars
will be ticketed if they get stuck on major thoroughfares.
Phase II of the Snow Ordinance means cars parked on designated
snow routes will be ticketed two hours after the phase is