A snow emergency, which began at 6 a.m. Thursday, is in effect for the City of Philadelphia.
Late Monday night, Mayor Nutter announced all City offices including the Courts are closed Tuesday for non-essential personnel. Philadelphia Public and Archdiocesan schools are also closed on Tuesday.
Here are some helpful phone numbers. Remember to report ALL emergencies to 911 or emergency dispatch center.
Mayor Michael Nutter has declared a snow emergency for Philadelphia (effective at 10 p.m.) as Streets Department crews are once again dispatched with plows.
In response to the City’s Snow Emergency which is set to begin at 10 p.m. tonight, the Philadelphia Parking Authority (PPA) announced that beginning at 6:00 p.m., Sunday, March 2, 2014, the following PPA owned and operated center city garages will charge a flat twenty-four hour $5.00 parking rate until the end of the current snow emergency:
The snow emergency is not over yet in Philadelphia.
Check here to see if your community event has been canceled due to the weather.
From Spring Garden to the Parkway, most streets were deserted Tuesday night and the cleanup has started.
As a result of the intense snow storm, all Archdiocese of Philadelphia and Philadelphia School District schools will be closed Wednesday.
Snow Emergencies have been declared in the following areas due to the Nor’easter striking the Northeastern United States.
City of Philadelphia crews will be out in full force throughout Wednesday evening and Thursday morning to clear the streets of Philadelphia.