A snow emergency has been declared beginning at 11:00pm this evening, February 12, 2014. Mayor John C. Tkazyik would like to take the opportunity to remind City residents and visitors about the regulations that are put into effect when a “Snow Emergency” is declared.
City Transit System & Sanitation Department
All City transit services are cancelled for tomorrow, February 13, 2014 until further notice. Sanitation collection will continue as scheduled for Thursday routes.
Residents and business owners must clear the sidewalk in front of their residences and businesses as required by the City ordinance. There must be compliance of all parking regulations for your street, and snow must not be put into any roadway. This is a violation of the City of Poughkeepsie Code of Ordinances. Residents must clear all fire hydrants on their properties.
Snow Emergency Routes
During a “Snow Emergency,” vehicles should be removed from streets that are designated as a snow emergency route. The City is also encouraging those who do not live along a snow emergency route to relocate their vehicles to City Municipal lots during the storm to Continue reading