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Winter weather advisory

feb 2014 snow 2Before venturing out in the snow, be prepared!

Travel information

  • Providence’s parking ban ended at 2 PM on Wednesday, February 5th.
  • RIPTA is detouring several routes. For bus and trolley service alerts and other updates, visit
  • For commuter rail updates, visit
  • Peter Pan intercity bus service is cancelled on Wednesday, February 5th.

School & business information

Snow removal

To make sure that all sidewalks are passable, DID Clean Team members will shovel pedestrian crossings at medians and handicap accessible cut-outs on sidewalks. We expect property owners to do their part by shoveling the sidewalks in front of their buildings too!