Erie Mayor Joe Schember issued a snow emergency for the city this morning. The declaration based on the current forecast for heavy snowfall for the weekend and the issue of drifting snow because of high winds.
The Snow Emergency begins at 4p.m. today and continues until 8a.m. Monday, January 28th.
During this time the odd-even parking regulations are in effect. Also, residents are asked to stay off the streets as much as possible to allow for efficient snow plowing.