Snow Emergency Plan In Affect In Frederick & Washington Counties

Motorists may not park on Snow Emergency Routes.


Frederick, Md (KM)  The Maryland State Police have put the Snow Emergency Plan in affect in Frederick and Washington Counties.  That means motorists who are traveling should have snow tires on their vehicles, or chains.  Studded tires are legal in  Maryland from Nov. 1st to Mar. 31st.

The follow roads have been designated as Snow Emergency Routes in Frederick County:


U.S. 15

U.S. 40

U.S. 40 Alternate

U.S. 340

Interstate 70

Interstate 270

MD 17

MD 26

MD 27

MD 28

MD 31

MD 75

MD 76

MD 79

MD 80

MD 85

MD 140

MD 144FA

MD 180

MD 194


State Police say during a Snow Emergency  Plan, motorists may  not park a vehicle on a highway designated as a Snow Emergency Route.


By Kevin McManus