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Snow and Ice

January 27, 2020

Please utilize your off-street parking when it starts to snow.This will allow the plows to push the snow to the curb.

Do not place snow from sidewalks or private property onto the street.Snow removed to create parking is a violation of the ordinance for anyone to throw, discharge or place snow from the sidewalk or private property onto the borough streets.Snow which is removed from the street to provide space for parked cars must be deposited adjacent to curbing and not placed on the road on which traffic travels.

Snow and ice must be removed from all sidewalks within 24 hours after the snowfall.

In order to simplify the movement of traffic and to combat the hazards of snow and ice on the snow emergency routes named in §15-703 of this Part, the Mayor, in his/her discretion, may declare a snow and ice emergency.Information on the existence of a snow emergency shall be given by the Borough of Marysville through radio, newspaper or other available media, and information on the termination of the emergency may be given by use of the same media.

After any snow emergency due to accumulation of ice or two (2) or more inches of snow, it shall be unlawful, at any time during the continuance of the emergency, for any person:

To park a motor vehicle or to allow that vehicle to remain parked anywhere on any snow emergency route designated in §15-703 of this Part; or,

To drive any motor vehicle on any such snow emergency route, unless that vehicle is equipped with snow tires or chains or all season tires.