Can 18-wheelers be parked on a residential street?

No. Heavy commercial, heavy/light industrial vehicles, and commercial vehicles with a rated capacity greater than one ton may not be parked in zoning districts on any:

  • Alley
  • Boulevard
  • Parkway
  • Public place
  • Public street


Contact Planning and Development Services for on-street regulations of specific locations If you wish to report a violation, call the non-emergency number for the Abilene Police Department at 325-673-8331.

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1. How can I make a complaint?
2. How long should it take for a Code Officer to investigate my complaint?
3. What if I want to remain anonymous?
4. Why isn't the City doing something about a property complaint I made?
5. How do I report littering?
6. How do I report illegal dumping in rights-of-way?
7. How can I encourage others not to litter?
8. Who is responsible for keeping the street and alley clean?
9. Who is responsible for trimming trees?
10. What can the City do about dead or diseased trees?
11. Can I park a vehicle in my yard?
12. Can 18-wheelers be parked on a residential street?
13. Can I operate a business in my home?
14. Can I post a sign to a utility pole or tree?
15. What items cannot be stored outside?
16. Can I compost my own leaves and grass clippings?
17. How can I tell if my contractor is disposing of waste properly?