Effective 9:00 p.m. tonight March 6, until 9:00 p.m. on Thursday March, 8, Abington has declared a snow emergency. During this time, parking on designated snow emergency routes is strictly prohibited. The Plows need to be able to efficiently clear these roads, therefore no parked vehicles are permitted. Any vehicles that are parked on these streets during the snow emergency will be towed, ticketed or impounded. See below for the list of emergency routes.
Abington Township also wants to remind the residents to please clear your sidewalks within 24 hours after snow stops falling. Corner properties must clear sidewalks for pedestrians to cross the street. Make sure the fire hydrants are not covered with snow or blocked by vehicles. Please also be on the look out for neighbors in need of assistance.
Snow Emergency Routes
Old York Road
Old Welsh Road
Fox Chase Road
Jenkintown Road ( North Hills to Highland)
Mount Carmel (North Hills to Highland)
Woodland Road (Easton to Fitzwatertown)
Edge Hill Road (Moreland to Old Welsh)
Valley Road (Lower Moreland to Susquehanna)
Township Line Road ( York Rd to Filmore St.)
North Hills Avenue (Fitzwatertown Rd. to Moreland)
For more information on the Abington Township Snow Emergency click here.