Snow Emergency Declared for Somerville Starting 4p.m. Sunday, February 12

A snow emergency has been declared for Somerville starting at 4 p.m. on Sunday, February 12. Residents can begin moving their cars now to the EVEN-numbered side of the street (unless posted signage states otherwise). Those unable to find parking on the correct side of the street may park in any municipal or school parking lot beginning immediately and may remain there for the duration of the emergency, but must be moved within two hours of the end of the emergency. Ticketing and towing will begin at 8 p.m. Sunday for cars not moved to the correct side of the street or to a municipal or school lot. Full snow emergency and snow removal policies may be found on the City’s website at
Again, as a reminder, this is a #ParkEven snow season and vehicles must e parked on the EVEN SIDE of the street during snow emergencies (unless otherwise posted). Please review posted signage on your street.
Somerville Public Schools will be closed on Monday. Sunday Somerville Recreation activities will continue as scheduled. Monday afternoon recreation and sports activities to be determined. Some City Hall offices will be open Monday (please call first). The Somerville Public Library (MA) schedule for Monday to be determined. Trash pickup will continue as scheduled Monday.
Residents are also reminded that property owners are responsible for removing snow and ice from sidewalks abutting their property within 6 daylight hours of the end of snowfall. In cases of extreme snowfall or difficult conditions, the City may extend timelines for snow removal. All changes will be announced in advance.
If you have a non-emergency question or service request, please call 311 (or 617-666-3311 from cellphones or from outside the city). In case of emergency dial 911.

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