Somerville Declares Snow Emergency Beginning 6 p.m. Monday
Public schools are canceled on Tuesday.
In anticipation of a mid-March winter snow storm expected to hit the Boston area Monday night and Tuesday morning, Somerville has declared a snow emergency that takes effect Monday at 6 p.m.
In addition, Somerville public schools will be closed Tuesday, according to a constituent services alert sent Monday afternoon.
Here's the full text of the alert:
Hello, this is Jackie Rossetti from the City of Somerville with important snow emergency information for Monday, March 18th. Based on current weather forecasts, the City will be declaring a snow emergency, effective at 6:00 p.m. on Monday. School has been cancelled for Tuesday, March 19th.
During snow emergencies, parking is allowed on the odd-numbered side of the street only (unless otherwise posted). Cars not moved from the even-numbered side of the street by 10:00 p.m. on Monday night may be subject to ticketing and towing. Residents unable to find a parking space on the odd-numbered side of the street may park in any municipal lot or in designated school parking lots.
For up to date information, please visit the City website, Facebook pages and Twitter feeds, or call 311 with any questions.
Thank you for your cooperation as we continue to work to ensure our roads are safe and clear this winter.