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Local snow emergencies declared

Dec 27, 2012 6:57 am
Several snow emergencies have been reported in the WGXC listening area. Please check back for updates.

The Town of Greenport declared a snow emergency beginning 12:00 a.m., Thurs., Dec. 27, lasting until 12:00 a.m. Fri., Dec. 28. There will be no parking on any street. Cars parked on the streets during this time will be ticketed and towed.

The Village of Athens has issued a snow emergency effective 7 p.m., Wed., Dec. 26. All snow emergency laws will be in effect until further notice.

The Village of Catskill has issued a snow emergency effective at 8:00 p.m., Wed., Dec. 26. All vehicles should be parked on the odd side of village streets from 8:00 p.m. to 8:00 a.m. at which point vehicles should be moved to the even side of the street. Vehicles should continue to switch sides of the street every 12 hours, until the snow emergency has been cancelled. Effective also Wednesday, no parking on Main Street from Greene Street to Summit Avenue beginning at 8:00 p.m., to ensure that Main Street is one of the first streets cleared of snow. Residents who usually park on Main Street should utilize the municipal parking lots.