Philadelphia snow emergency effective at 9 a.m.

PHILADELPHIA - December 18, 2009

That means all vehicles parked on snow emergency routes must be moved by 9:00 a.m.

Any vehicle remaining on a Snow Emergency Route after that time will be ticketed and towed.

If your car is towed, call 215-686-SNOW for its location. Do not call 911.

A list of snow emergency routes can be found at

In addition, the City has a declared a Code Blue to provide additional support to the homeless. If you see a homeless person in need of assistance, please call the Homeless Outreach Coordination Center at 215-232-1984.

To report a street in need of salting or plowing or for more information on any Streets Department program or service, call 3-1-1.

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