NORTH PLAINFIELD, NJ -- The following memo was sent out via the North Plainfield emergency notification system:

This is Mayor Michael Giordano with a message for North Plainfield Residents in anticipation of the Snowstorm. Street sweeping parking regulations will not be enforced beginning Thursday, March 5th through Friday, March 6th. All other parking regulations will remain in effect. All meetings and activities scheduled at Borough Hall and the Vermeule Community Center will be cancelled for Thursday, March 5th.

Our public works department will be doing their part to open our streets in a timely manner and our police/fire/ems services will remain on full time duty. For public safety purposes, we ask that all residents remove their vehicles from roadways during and immediately following the storm. Do not shovel snow into public roadways and do not bury fire hydrants. Report downed Wires or Power Outages to the non-emergency number for the North Plainfield Police Department (908) 769-2937, or call 911 for emergencies. Please drive safely if you must venture out on the roads, and be sure to remove all ice and snow from your vehicle.