Snow Emergency

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Snow Emergency In Effect In City Of Philadelphia

A snow emergency, which began at 6 a.m. Thursday, is in effect for the City of Philadelphia.


Philadelphia Mayor Michael Nutter. (credit: David Spunt)

Philadelphia Public And Archdiocesan Schools Closed Tuesday, Transit Affected Throughout Region

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.


Snow Emergency Management Numbers

Here are some helpful phone numbers. Remember to report ALL emergencies to 911 or emergency dispatch center.


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City Street Crews Gear Up For Latest Winter Storm

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.


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$5 Rate To Go Into Effect At Some Center City Garages Due To Snow

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:


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Philadelphia Still Under Snow Emergency

The snow emergency is not over yet in Philadelphia.


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Community Cancellations: Wednesday, February 12th

Check here to see if your community event has been canceled due to the weather.


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Snow Storm Leaves Parts Of Center City Deserted, While Some Kids Enjoy The Snow Day

From Spring Garden to the Parkway, most streets were deserted Tuesday night and the cleanup has started.


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Mayor Nutter Declares Snow Emergency For City of Philadelphia

As a result of the intense snow storm, all Archdiocese of Philadelphia and Philadelphia School District schools will be closed Wednesday.



Snow Emergencies Declared

Snow Emergencies have been declared in the following areas due to the Nor’easter striking the Northeastern United States.


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Philadelphia Street Crews Dig In To Dig Out

City of Philadelphia crews will be out in full force throughout Wednesday evening and Thursday morning to clear the streets of Philadelphia.