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Newton declares snow emergency

Posted by Leslie Anderson  December 29, 2012 08:16 PM

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A snow emergency has been declared in Newton, effective Saturday at 8 p.m., according to a tweet from the Newton Police Department. Vehicles must be removed from city streets or they will be towed.

A winter storm warning for most of the state is in effect until 7 a.m. Sunday. Meteorologists at the National Weather Service's Taunton office said they expect 4 to 8 inches of snow to fall on most of the state, while higher accumulations of 6 to 12 inches are now forecasted inland to the southwest of Boston in Norfolk, Plymouth, and Bristol counties.

To report any snow-related issues, Newton residents should contact the city's Customer Service office at 617-796-1000. Representatives are available through the duration of the storm.

Reports may also be entered into our online 311 Reporting System by clicking here.As always, emergencies should be reported to 911.

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