December 18, 2014

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Lorain County under level 2 snow emergency; Lorain issues parking ban

Crews plow Route 2 on Saturday. KRISTIN BAUER/CHRONICLE

Crews plow Route 2 on Saturday. KRISTIN BAUER/CHRONICLE

The Lorain County Sheriff’s Office has issued a level 2  snow emergency. A level 2 snow emergency means driving on county roads should be avoided unless absolutely necessary. The current snow level emergency is posted on the sheriff’s office website.

The document below, issued by the sheriff’s office at the beginning of the year, describes what each emergency level means for drivers.

The City of Lorain has issued a citywide emergency snow parking ban. Effective immediately on Saturday, there is no parking on all designated snow streets. The ban is in effect until further notice. A full list of designated streets can be found at www.cityoflorain.org.