YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio (WYTV) – Youngstown officials announced the end of a city-wide snow emergency Monday a week after it had been put in place.
The emergency started at 1 p.m. Monday, Feb. 2.
During the emergency, parking was prohibited on all streets except those less than 25 feet wide with no driveway facilities. Cars parked on the street in violation of the order were in danger of being towed at the owner’s expense.
A snow emergency is declared when there is an accumulation of 4 inches or more of snow to allow the safe passage of emergency vehicles through the city, according to a release from the city.