Troy Snow Emergency Plan
When conditions warrant, the Mayor will declare a SNOW EMERGENCY which will
begin at either 8:00 a.m. or 8:00 p.m., and will be in effect on DESIGNATED SNOW EMERGENCY STREETS ONLY
All radio and television stations will be advised and will announce that the city of
Troy SNOW EMERGENCY is in effect at either 8:00 a.m. or 8:00 p.m.
This announcement will give residents enough time to move vehicles in accordance with
emergency postings - approx. 8-10 hours
Normal parking rules and restrictions are temporarily suspended on DESIGNATED SNOW EMERGENCY STREETS ONLY
During the first 24 hours of the SNOW EMERGENCY, PARKING ON THE ODD NUMBERED SIDE OF THE DESIGNATED STREET IS PROHIBITED! Vehicles in violation will be ticketed and towed
Crews will proceed with snow plowing operations on the ODD NUMBERED side of the street for the first 24 hours.
During the second 24 hours of the SNOW EMERGENCY, PARKING ON THE EVEN NUMBERED SIDE OF THE DESIGNATED STREET IS PROHIBITED! Vehicles in violation will be ticketed and towed.
Crews will proceed with snow plowing operations on the EVEN NUMBERED side of the street for the second 24 hours.
After 48 hours have passed from the initial SNOW EMERGENCY time designation, the emergency will be officially over unless circumstances warrant additional time.
CENTRAL BUSINESS DISTRICT parking restrictions remain in effect as currently posted unless otherwise notified.
Troy, NY Snow Emergency Streets
Brunswick Rd. Burden Ave.
Collar City Bridge
Frear Park Rd.
N. Lake Ave.
S. Lake Ave.
W. Sunnyside St.
If conditions warrant, the SNOW EMERGENCY will remain in in effect for another 48 hours. The ODD/EVEN PARKING RESTRICTIONS WILL START OVER. If this should arise, the city will advise you through the media.
In addition to the 48 hour ODD/EVEN parking restrictions, the city may restrict parking in designated areas for special snow removal. IN THESE CASES, SIGNS will be posted for all to see.
Important Telephone Numbers
274-TROY: Pre recorded SNOW EMERGENCY PLAN information & parking restriction information.
270-4579: DPW Dispatcher - information on vehicle towing, vehicle impound locations and specific street information.
276-6616: RPI Campus Parking Office
City of Troy, NY - SNOW EMERGENCY VIOLATION PENALTIES
Towing Fee: $115.00
Parking Ticket: $25.00
Residents are reminded that sidewalks adjacent to your property must be cleared of snow by 10:00am the day following the end of the storm.
Residents are requested to refrain from throwing snow into traffic lanes. Violators may be fined.
Residents are requested to not place regular garbage in the right of way during a SNOW EMERGENCY - recycling collection will be suspended during a SNOW EMERGENCY.
Residents are encouraged to use public parking lots in your neighorhood during the 48 hours of the SNOW EMERGENCY.
Campus Parking Office 276-6616