Information from Mass 211 and MEMA

TERMINATION OF STATE OF EMERGENCY

The State of Emergency which Governor Baker declared on Feb. 9, 2015 has been terminated. To read the official news release from the governor's office click here


ROOF COLLAPSE SAFETY INFORMATION

Residents and Businesses are Strongly Encouraged to Have Snow
and Ice Cleared from Roofs Before this Weekend's Storm

FRAMINGHAM, MA – The prolonged cold weather and repeated snowstorms Massachusetts is experiencing have contributed to potentially dangerous conditions for businesses and homes alike. Heavy mounds of snow
are creating severe roof load conditions. The Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency (MEMA) has received reports of over 100 full and partial roof collapses over the last week. Additionally the Department of Fire Services (DFS) has received numerous reports of gas leaks and fires caused by snow and icicles falling on gas piping and meters. read more

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