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Snow Emergency as of 12:00AM Monday Feb. 2nd

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Winter Weather Central

Due to the forecast for heavy snow overnight tonight through the day Monday, the City of Malden will be declaring a snow emergency as of 12AM tonight.  To accommodate our residents, emergency lots at the schools and the CBD Garage are open for entry immediately.  Regarding City services.  All municipal buildings including the Malden City Hall, Malden Public Library, Senior Center and Teen Center will be closed Monday as well as the Malden Public Schools.  The Malden School Committee meeting scheduled for Monday is canceled.  Trash will not be picked up Monday but will be pushed forward one day Tuesday through Saturday.
 

Snow Removal Contractors

The City of Malden has a list of contractors that you can contact if you need assistance removing snow on sidewalks abutting your property or business.  The City of Malden does not employ these contractors but rather lists their information for you to contact to arrange your own business transaction between you and the contractor.  If you are interested in becoming a snow removal contractor, click the link on the left.  If you are interested in being a snow plow contractor working for the Malden DPW, click on the appropriate link to the left. 

Snow Removal Ordinance and Fines

The City of Malden requires residents and businesses remove snow from the sidewalks abutting their property.  Failure to comply with this ordinance could result in a fine issued by the City.  Please familiarize yourself with he rules and try to encourage your neighbors to do the same.   If you have trouble removing the snow yourself, we have provided a list of snow removal contractors that you can hire to remove the snow for you.  Lastly, if you know of a property that is not complying with the rules and want to report them, you may do so using your 311 issue reporting tool. 

Follow Live Storm Updates on Social Media

Leading up and after winter storms occur, we provide continuous live updates on our social media accounts.

Winter Parking Regulations

Winter parking restrictions for the City of Malden run from November 1st to April 1st. Take a look at this card to find out if/how your street is affected.

Snow Emergency Alerts

The City of Malden has various ways to alert residents and businesses when a snow emergency is declared and/or lifted.  There are many places for you to find out the status of a snow emergency.  

  • If you register for our CodeRED phone alert system, your phone will be called at the start and finish of a snow emergency.
  • We will always post updates to our Facebook and Twitter pages.
  • We will put an alert on the front page of our website.
  • We will send out alerts and updates via our email mailing list.
  

 

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