Providence Parking Ban at 10pm Saturday

Providence Parking Ban Begins at 10PM on Saturday, January 23, 2016

City Prepares Ahead of Winter Storm

PROVIDENCE, RI – Due to winter storm conditions the a citywide parking ban will begin at 10:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 23, 2015 and remain in effect until further notice. 

Residents with overnight parking passes are advised that they cannot park on the street during the duration of the citywide parking ban. All vehicles parked on the street in violation of the citywide parking ban will be ticketed and towed to ensure that roadways can be plowed.

The Department of Public Works has prepared all equipment and personnel to respond to the storm. Roadways will be pretreated ahead of the expected snowfall.

Residents are encouraged to call the Mayor’s Center for City Service at 421-CITY with requests and inquiries. To receive up-to-the-minute alerts and updates, residents are encouraged to register for the CodeRED emergency notification system by visiting: 

Residents experiencing power outages should contact National Grid at 800-322-3223. Individuals are warned never to touch downed power lines and report downed lines to National Grid. In the event of an emergency, dial 911.

(release from City of Providence)