Providence parking ban issued, schools to be open Monday

Citywide Parking Ban to Take Effect 12:01AM until 6:00AM (2/13)

UPDATE (8:30pm) - Providence schools with 2-hour delay Monday - Click here for details. 

PROVIDENCE, RI – Due to winter storm conditions, a citywide parking ban will go into effect at 12:01AM (2/13) and continue until 6:00AM in the morning. Providence Public Schools will be open tomorrow. 

Garbage and recycling pickup are cancelled for 2/13, all pickups will operate with a one day delay for the rest of the week. 

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 properly. 

To report a non-emergency issue, download the PVD311 application on the Apple Store or Google Play or call 3-1-1 during business hours which will be extended tomorrow, opening at 7:30AM.

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)