WEEHAWKEN – Mayor Richard F. Turner and Weehawken Township Council released a Winter Blizzard Update this evening.
Both the State and Weehawken have declared a state of Emergency and residents are strongly encouraged to remain indoors during blizzard conditions. It is critical that all streets remain open for emergency vehicles. Certain streets have been designated as Emergency snow removal streets, no parking signs are in effect for the remainder of the storm. Vehicles that are double parked on streets and/or blocking roads, intersections or fire hydrants, will be towed at the owners expense.
All recreation has been cancelled for Monday evening and Tuesday. The public library will be closed Monday evening and Tuesday. Garbage should be placed out on your next regularly scheduled garbage night and not Tuesday morning.
If a power outage occurs, please remember to report it immediately to Weehawken Police at (201) 863-7800.
Residents can monitor the township online for updates at the following sites:
Township’s website: www.weehawkennj.us
Facebook: Weehawken Township Government Page
If you need emergency assistance please call the Weehawken Police Department at (201) 863-7800 or 911. You may also contact the Weehawken Department of Public Works at (201) 319-6050 for snow related problems.