More than 1,200 parking citations on first night of alternate side parking in La Crosse

More than 1,200 parking violations were issued on the first night of alternate side parking in La Crosse.

A little more than a thousand of those were warning citations.

Those are issued for a first alternate side parking violation within a calendar year.

The rest of the offenses did carry a fine.

Those who got a warning do not need to contact the police department.

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