City of Centralia declares snow emergency

CENTRALIA — Due to the expected winter weather, the city is declaring a snow emergency effective as of 2 p.m.. Wednesday, January 27, 2021, through 6 a.m. Thursday, January 28, 2021.

A snow emergency simply means that residents should not park their vehicles on the following streets but rather park in the alley or in their driveway:

Failure to comply with this request could mean that your vehicle will be towed and you will be issued an ordinance violation ticket in the amount of $150.00.

If you have any questions about the rules that govern snow emergencies, feel free to call 618- 533-7622 or view the ordinance on the city website at