UPDATED: Snow Emergency Plan in Effect in Wicomico County – Lifted in Worcester

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WICOMICO COUNTY – The Maryland State Police Salisbury Barrack in Wicomico County in conjunction with local agencies and the State Highway Administration have implemented the Snow Emergency Plan. This plan is to assist the State Highway Administration in snow clearing operations throughout the county.

Effective 1230 Hrs. today’s date, all vehicles on the roadway must be equipped with snow chains or snow tires on both driving wheels of motor vehicles. In addition, a parking ban is imposed on all snow emergency routes in the County.

A press release will be sent out advising when the snow emergency plan has been lifted. Questions should be addressed to the Maryland State Police Barrack in Salisbury at 410-749-3101.

For more information on snow emergency plans – http://www.chart.state.md.us/StormInfo/snow_emergency_plans.asp

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UPDATED 1/31 8:30pm – WORCESTER COUNTY – Effective Saturday 01/31/2021 at 2100 hours, the Maryland State Police Berlin Barrack in Worcester County in conjunction with local agencies and the State Highway Administration will be lifting the Snow Emergency Plan.
Please use caution on roadways in and around the Worcester County area. Be mindful of black ice at night and try to limit travel after dark.
Questions should be addressed to the Maryland State Police Barrack in Berlin at 410-641-3101.

WORCESTER COUNTY – The Maryland State Police Berlin Barrack in conjunction with local agencies and the State Highway Administration are implementing the Snow Emergency Plan for Worcester County effective as of January 31, 2021 at 1700 hours. This plan is to assist the State Highway Administration in snow clearing operations throughout the county.

Once the snow emergency plan goes into effect, all vehicles on the roadway must be equipped with snow chains or snow tires. In addition, a parking ban is imposed on all snow emergency routes in the County. All vehicles left on the shoulders of these routes will be towed at the owner’s expense.

A press release will be sent out advising when the snow emergency plan has been lifted.

Motorists with questions can contact the Maryland State Police Berlin Barrack at 410-641-3101.
For more information on snow emergency plans:
http://www.chart.state.md.us/StormInfo/snow_emergency_plans.asp