Mayor Joe Schember says that the city is fully prepared for the storm, but are putting into effect odd/even parking through the weekend and holiday. The mayor declaring a ‘Snow Emergency’ for Erie.
The announcement comes based on current forecasts that call for heavy snowfall this weekend. With the storm brings higher winds that are likely to cause problems by blowing and creating snow drifts.
Schember says, “The main thing we’ve implemented is the odd-even parking anywhere that exist in the city. We ask that residents please abide by that. Park on the side you’re allowed to park on, get as close as you can so the plows will be able to get through.”