If uncleared sidewalks are keeping you or your children from getting where you need to go, report them on 311. Download the 311 app, snap a pic, note your location, and hit submit. Be specific with your concern and category. Report anonymously or login.

The City of Newton has a new winter weather information brochure for 2019-2020. Download it here.

  • Helpful tips - avoid the "second shovel".

  • Recycling and trash collection during snow emergencies. Download the Recycle Right Newton app for updates.

  • Overnight parking ban begins January 15, 2021.

Newton Residential and Business Snow Ordinances - new for 2019!

  • You must remove snow and ice from your sidewalk to a width of 36 inches within 24 hours of snow falling. The fine for failing to do so is $50 (after an initial warning).

  • The snow removed must be placed on the owner's property and not on the street or sidewalk. The fine for "dumping" snow is $100 for the first offense, $200 for the second, and $300 for the third.

  • Certain business and mixed use districts must remove snow and ice within 12 hours.

  • For the complete ordinances and exemptions, click here

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