Monday, January 26, 2015

Shut it down: City orders cars off streets at 9:00 pm

City of Hoboken announces:



HOBOKEN TRAVEL BAN IN EFFECT AS OF 9:00 PM

For the safety of all citizens, a vehicular travel ban will be in effect for the City of Hoboken as of 9:00pm on Monday, January 26, 2015.

Vehicular traffic will be restricted only to public safety personnel, medical professionals, mass transit operators, and public works and sanitation personnel. Vehicular travel by all others is restricted until further notice.

Stranded vehicles will hinder emergency response and plowing operations.

The City appreciates the community's cooperation with moving cars from snow emergency routes. Parking in snow emergency routes remains prohibited until further notice.

As a reminder, all non-emergency questions and concerns can be reported to Emergency Operations Center by calling 201-239-6644.

Talking Ed Note: New York City has put a similar restriction in place starting at 11:00 PM.

No cars graphic courtesy of Da Horsey