Notice: Declaration of Snow Emergency, Saturday, March 12th, 2022 through Sunday, March 13th, 2022Date Posted: Saturday, March 12th, 2022
Declaration of Snow Emergency
Due to weather forecast and in accordance with Section 10.08.010 of the Municipal Code of the Town of Townsend, a Declaration of Snow Emergency has been issued in the Town of Townsend as of 11:00 AM, today, Saturday, March 12th, 2022 through Sunday, March 13th, 2022.
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Saturday, March 12th, 2022, until 7 PM. Additionally, a Wind Advisory has been issued for Saturday, March 12th through Sunday, March 13th, 2022 at 1 am. The area is forecasted for light snow accumulations of 1-3 inches. Residents are also advised of low temperatures from Saturday night into Sunday.
Residents with even numbered addresses are directed to remove all motor vehicles that are parked on the side of any road within the corporate limits of Townsend. Parking of all vehicles on the even numbered addresses side of the street is hereby prohibited and will remain prohibited during the continuance of the snow emergency. Parking on the side of Townsend maintained streets bearing odd-numbered addresses is permitted.
The Town snowplow contractor has been placed on standby to begin plowing after snow accumulations reach 2 inches.