DSNY Issues ‘Snow Alert’ for Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 7 a.m.
The New York City Department of Sanitation has issued a Snow Alert for Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 7 a.m.
In a snow alert, DSNY coordinates with NYC Emergency Management and the Department of Transportation on snow clearing protocol in accordance with each agency’s written snow plan. All relevant city agencies have been notified of the snow alert. DSNY will continue to monitor forecasts and will provide updates as the snow event approaches.
All winter weather information and information about the City’s response to the storm can be found by visiting the City’s Severe Weather website at www.nyc.gov/severeweather or by calling 311. New Yorkers are also encouraged to sign up for Notify NYC, the City’s free emergency notification system. Through Notify NYC, New Yorkers can sign up to receive phone calls, text messages, and emails alerts about severe weather events and emergencies.
To sign up for Notify NYC, call 311, visit www.nyc.gov or follow @NotifyNYC on Twitter.
The DSNY Snow 101 FAQ is available online.
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