Winter Emergency Information

Snow Information

The City of Fitchburg works diligently to ensure that residents are safe from snow, ice and extreme weather. Please follow these rules and guidelines on snow removal and parking to protect yourselves and your neighbors. Thank you for being patient as crews work in difficult conditions to clear roads.

Call us any time if you have any questions or are in need of services at the DPW 24 Hotline at 978-829-1900.

Winter Weather City Resources


See the school website for more information.

Fitchburg Public Library

Normal Hours. See the Library page for more information.


MART Buses may be delayed during inclement weather. Call 978-345-7711 for more info.


View the MBTA winter page or call 617-222-3200.


View the Courts website for information.

  1. Parking Information

    During a declared snow emergency, no parking is allowed on City Streets. There can be a fine. Read more information about parking alternatives.

  2. Sidewalk Clearing

    Commercial and residential property owners are responsible for snow removal from sidewalks. Read this information about snow regulations and sidewalks.