A heavy snow has been predicted for the area and as a precaution the City of Salem has issued a snow emergency parking ban for all city streets effective Friday, January 18th at 9:00 pm until further notice. A snow emergency parking ban means the city has the power to tow cars parked on city streets if they impede the progress of snow clearing operations. Snow parking bans are issued for the purpose of the public’s safety and efficiency of snow clearing efforts on city streets.
The city Service Department is finishing up with the storm damage limbs and leaf bags. The LAST DATE for pick up will be Friday, January 11th.