Boston serious about this snow-emergency thing

About 45 minutes after Boston's snow emergency went into effect, BTD was busy towing cars off Boylston Street in the Fenway, Jeff Tamagini tweets.

Where to park in Boston: Lists of free or low-cost parking lots and garages for Boston residents with parking stickers (note to Boston: the Pru garage is not a practical alternative for Roslindale residents).

I-93 snowbound by South Bay around 4:30, from one of the state's traffic cams:

I-93 in the snow

Snow man

Guy in snow

I wasn't the only person to go up to Millennium Park as the storm started; there was a guy walking around one of the lower soccer fields, around 1 p.m., along with a couple of kids with a sled.