Snow Emergencies

A snow emergency marks the beginning of a city wide parking ban and is indicated by flashing amber lights placed around the city. The Parking Ban will be in effect beginning at midnight and ending at 6:00 am (unless otherwise stated). 
During a snow emergency: 
  • A parking ban will be in effect for ALL city streets
  • A parking ban will be in effect for ALL city owned parking lots (with the exception of either the north or south end of the Durkee Street parking lot)
  • Any vehicle remaining in any of the restricted areas after midnight will be towed AT THE EXPENSE OF THE OWNER
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Snow Emergency announcements are made on all local news channels and radio stations, the City of Plattsburgh's website, www.cityofplattsburgh-ny.gov, and on the Plattsburgh Police Department's facebook page, www.facebook.com/PlattsburghPD, as well as Twitter, www.twitter.com/PlattsburghPD.