Winter restricted parking regulations are in force whenever snow falls during any period of 24 hours or less to a depth of 3 inches or more has fallen. Winter restricted parking is declared to continue for a period of 48 hours or until snowplowing operations have been declared completed by the Department of Public Works Supervisor. Whenever winter restricted parking is in force no person shall park any vehicle between the hours of 10 p.m. and 6 a.m. on any street, alley or municipal parking lot. A vehicle parked in violation of these regulations may be removed by a public or privately owned towing company to a public parking lot and shall be ticketed for illegal parking. The City shall not be responsible for any damage to the vehicle while in the public parking lot or from being towed . The towing charge shall be paid by the vehicle owner as stated in Chapter 31-9B of the Municipal Code.