CITY OF YONKERS ANNOUNCES WINTER STORM PREPARATIONS & CLOSURES FOR WEDNESDAY, MARCH 7th
Yonkers, NY – March 6, 2018 – In anticipation of the impending Nor’easter forecasted for Wednesday, March 7th, Mayor Mike Spano today advises residents of the following City storm preparations, including closures:
Cancellations & Closures:
· All Yonkers Public Libraries
· Yonkers Recycling Center
· All Senior Programs and Senior Centers
· Day & Evening Rec. Programs at Parks Dept. Community Centers & School Locations
· Aquatics at Mark Twain
· Project Friendship/Young Adult Club
· Pre-K Little Learners
· Indoor Permit Holders at Yonkers Public Schools
· Teen Recreation and Adult Open Gyms at Yonkers Public Schools
· All Programs at the EJ Murray Skating Center
· Coyne Park Rifle Range
· Public Hours at the Yonkers Animal Shelter
· Nodine Hill Community Center, at 140 Filmore Street, will serve as a Warming Center for Yonkers residents until further notice.
· Alternate side parking rules are suspended Wednesday, March 7; however, residents are encouraged to park their vehicle(s) in their driveway or garage, where possible.
· Metered parking will remain in effect on Wednesday, March 7.
· There is no parking on “Snow Emergency Routes.” Vehicles may be towed at owner’s expense. To view snow emergency routes, Click Here.
Recycling & Garbage Collection:
· Recycling collection (paper and cardboard) for Wednesday, March 7th is cancelled.
Residents are encouraged to stay off the roads unless absolutely necessary and remove vehicles from city streets wherever possible.
Residents should call the Mayor’s 24-hour Hotline at 377-HELP (4357) and visit the City’s Facebook page at facebook.com/CityofYonkers and Twitter at @CityofYonkers for updates on cancellations throughout this and every weather event.