Snow Emergency in City of F.C. Lifted

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The snow emergency has been lifted for the City of Falls Church as of 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 14. Residents and visitors may resume parking on streets marked as Snow Emergency Routes.

Friday evening Recreation and Parks activities are canceled; Saturday activities are expected to go on as scheduled, but should bad weather occur overnight, residents can call the Recreation and Parks Inclement Weather Hotline at 703-248-5077 for updated information.

The farmers’ market will go on as scheduled on Saturday, Feb. 15, from 9 a.m. – noon

Residents and business are reminded to remove snow and ice per City Code (, especially on sidewalks, around fire hydrants, and in catch basins. Removing snow from catch basins can be critical in preventing localized flooding as the snow melts.

To access the Recreation and Parks Department for a list of teens who can be hired for shoveling, call 703-248-5077.