Robert Alvarez spotted this on Bolster Street in Jamaica Plain today.
"a totally clueless action by the media."
As has been well reported by several news outlets (and on this blog), a total travel ban is now currently in effect in Massachusetts. Yet, at least one of the local stations is continuing to broadcast traffic reports.
The Snow Emergency and Parking Ban in Boston was lifted this morning at 9:00 am.
This was confirmed by the Mayor's helpline 617-635-4500 and Boston's snow webpage:
"12/19 10:00pm: The snow emergency and parking ban will be lifted at 9:00 am Saturday morning."
After hearing about cities all scurrying to cancel school tomorrow, I asked a few people what their towns were doing. One town government member - who declined to be identified or to identify his town - told me his mayor was being shortsighted and knee-jerkish.
According to my source, this Boston-area community has handled this first storm of the season with a complete lack of common sense. I've written a post over on my blog about the situation, and here's
an excerpt...the entire piece.