Attention drivers: Don't get towed! No parking signs will be posted ahead of 'Storm the Bastille' run/walk

MILWAUKEE -- The city of Milwaukee Department of Public Works is issuing a reminder for drivers ahead of the start of Bastille Days.

Temporary NO PARKING signs have been installed along the Storm the Bastille Run/Walk routes through downtown Milwaukee and the Historic Third Ward effective Thursday, July 9that 5:00 p.m.

Drivers are urged to move their vehicles from these signed areas by 5:00 p.m. on July 9th.

All vehicles still parked on these designated streets at 5:00 p.m. will be ticketed and towed.

In the event that a vehicle is towed, the city’s Tow Lot will be open an extra hour - until 7:00 p.m. - on Thursday, July 9th for owners to pay fines and fees and retrieve their vehicles.

For more information on the Tow Lot, go to