LOCAL ADVISORIES

Snow and Ice Removal Warning:
Chapter 105 SS.2 of the Adams Town By-Laws requires the tenant/owner of property to remove snow and ice from the sidewalk winthin 24 hours after a storm; No person shall shovel, plow, push or throw ice into a public way. Any person found to be in violation of this By-Law is subject to a fine of $50.00. (Updated 3/9/07)

The Winter Overnight Parking Ban remains in effect and will continue until there is no threat of snow (Usually in April). All vehicles parked on town streets between 2:00am and 6:00am will be subject to a $25.00 parking violation. (Updated 2/2/07)

The police department is receiving complaints of drivers not stopping for school buses while picking up or dropping off students. It is a $200.00 fine for failing to stop for a school bus (MGL Ch.90 S.14) .

School and activity cancellations due to snow can be heard on: WNAW 1230AM.

If you feel that you have been a victim of a telephone scam or want to report solicitors on your street, please call the police station at 413-743-1212.