2/8/2017 - Winter Storm Warning/Recycling Collection for Routes 7 & 8

WINTER STORM WARNING IN EFFECT FROM MIDNIGHT TONIGHT TO 6 PM
EST THURSDAY...

The National Weather Service in Upton has issued a Winter Storm Warning for heavy snow...which is in effect from midnight tonight
to 6 PM EST Thursday. 

* Accumulations...6 to 10 inches of snow.

* Locations...New York City, Long Island, Southern Connecticut, the Lower Hudson Valley and Northeastern New Jersey.

* Hazard type...Heavy snow.

* Timing...Late tonight through Thursday.

* Impacts...Hazardous travel due to snow covered roads and poor visibility. Blowing and drifting snow is possible.

* Winds...North 10 to 20 mph with gusts 30-35 mph.

* Visibility...1/2 to 1/4 mile at times.

* Temperatures...Around 30.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

A Winter Storm Warning for Heavy Snow means severe winter weather conditions are expected or occurring. Significant amounts of snow are forecast that will make travel dangerous. Only travel in an emergency. If you must travel...keep an extra flashlight...food... and water in your vehicle in case of an emergency.

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Due to the Winter Weather Warning in effect for tomorrow, the City of Hackensack is Cancelling Recycling Pick Up Only for ROUTES 7 & 8 (THURS., FEB. 9th).  The City of Hackensack will pick up REGULAR GARBAGE ONLY due to the impact this storm will have in the morning hours. 

**Your Recycling Pick Up Schedule will resume next week.

We appreciate everyone’s cooperation as we prepare for this Winter Storm.

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City Hall Administrative Offices will be closed on February 9th

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All Recreation programs are cancelled for the City of Hackensack on February 9th

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Reminder: No Parking When Roads are Snow Covered.  The City will enforce all snow removal ordinances.