Snow Emergency Plan To Go Into Affect In Frederick

Residents must move any parked cars from designated snow emergency routes.








Frederick, Md (KM) The City of Frederick says its snow emergency plan goes into effect at 10:00 PM on Wednesday.

Officials say vehicles parked on snow emergency routes must be removed by 8:00 PM. Restricted parking designations on snow emergency routes will be strictly enforced. This allows Department of Public Works to remove snow from the roads. .

But the Downtown Frederick parking garages will be open for free, off-street parking. Citizens who park their vehicles in the garages must remove them by 8:00 AM on Saturday, February 21st, or face parking fees..

Street maintenance will be suspended through Sunday, February 21st to allow for additional on-street parking.

Residents are responsible for clearing snow and ice from the sidewalks around their properties within 12 hours after the snow stops falling. Failure to comply could lead to a $100 fine.


By Kevin McManus