Blizzard 2016

Newark was hit with more than two feet of snow. Please let us know about the City of Newark's response to the storm. Let us know what street you live on, what time it was plowed and whether it is passable now. We'll forward any complaints about streets not being plowed directly to administration of Mayor Ras Baraka. We'll compile this information so we know what the problems areas are for the next storm and work with the administration to better address these areas.

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  • yasmin muniz
    commented 2016-01-24 18:00:30 -0500
    Romaine Place and Broadway, North 7th St and Bloomfield Ave., North 4th St and Bloomfield Ave., Carteret St from Summer Ave and Broadway, Bryant St, all haven’t been plowed and many more side streets.
  • Amanda Rodriguez
    commented 2016-01-24 17:59:47 -0500
    Wakeman and Nursery
  • Frank Declet
    commented 2016-01-24 17:59:31 -0500
    Ridge st between 2nd ave and Bloomfield ave
  • Ivonne Rios
    commented 2016-01-24 17:59:28 -0500
    Highland ave
  • Linda Gradaille
    commented 2016-01-24 17:59:05 -0500
    It’s very disturbing that my street has not been plowed at all. I followed the city of Newarks web site regarding the plow trucks and Most of North Newark hasn’t been cleaned. Please plow Clifton Avenue between Heller Parkway an Grafton. Thank you Anticipating Action
  • Kristina Mercado
    commented 2016-01-24 17:58:53 -0500
    The city did nothing for those of us in my neighborhood (historical section of Forest Hills). We had to dig ourselves out, plow our own streets, and salt the area ourselves. We’ve seen no response at all. This is unacceptable. When the city opens up and we are all expected to go back to work this whole neighborhood will still be snowed in.
  • Miaxavierha Guzman
    posted about this on Facebook 2016-01-24 17:58:47 -0500
    I want to hear your feedback about the City of Newark's response to the Blizzard of 2016.
  • Miaxavierha Guzman
    commented 2016-01-24 17:58:26 -0500
    6:00pm 1/23/16

    North ward is a mess! Ridge street has yet to see a plow come by.
  • Jimmy Rivera
    commented 2016-01-24 17:57:14 -0500
    Ridge street has not been plowed. In addition non residents parked in the street. Transients disobeyed the city’s warinings.
  • Diana Velez
    commented 2016-01-24 17:55:27 -0500
    Brunswick street straight down to wright street needs to be cleared. There are some elderly, kids and hardworking people that live there. Also you have alot of hard working people that have work no matter the weather.

    Thank you
  • Djemp1re
    commented 2016-01-24 17:54:29 -0500
    Send a plow truck to highland ave the one way street coming from park Ave please people needs to go to work. 1-24-16
  • Munirah Bomani
    commented 2016-01-24 17:53:12 -0500
    God please deliver us from this incompetent MisLeaders. Pat Council need to find another job. First, the Straford housing crisis/litigation now the snow removal disaster. What next?
  • N/A N/A
    commented 2016-01-24 17:53:07 -0500
    All of Forrest Hill is still under snow. The snow stopped coming down late last nite. My suggestion, get on top of the snow on real time. Work through the night so we aren’t playing catch up. He entire east coast prepared for this storm. The slow response suggest that that we were alseep at the wheel and does not give me confidence in those assigned to handle these matters.
  • Teresa Jenkins
    commented 2016-01-24 17:51:37 -0500
    Hi I live on Bryant street side block off summer ave it’s really really bad u can’t even come out of it mind u it’s a one way we already had a accident you just can’t get out please help us out..
  • Gaby
    commented 2016-01-24 17:50:28 -0500
    Please broad street and Broadway
  • Jackie Zometa
    commented 2016-01-24 17:50:22 -0500
  • John
    commented 2016-01-24 17:50:08 -0500
    Treadwell St No plow snow 3 feet high in street
  • Tavonna Lewis
    commented 2016-01-24 17:49:56 -0500
  • Damaris Mercado
    commented 2016-01-24 17:44:52 -0500
    Please send plows to Woodside Ave!
  • Fabiola Torres
    commented 2016-01-24 17:43:53 -0500
    The community needs help, secondary streets are important just like primary street. Please help. Montclair Ave. Forest Hill Section, North.

  • Rebecca Mason
    commented 2016-01-24 17:42:37 -0500
    I live on Eastern Parkway the dead in….the street was plowed early yesterday before the heaviest snow fall….the street is not passable nor can residents drive out of the driveways.
  • Zulma Cruz
    commented 2016-01-24 17:40:21 -0500
    Please we need cleaning at wakeman ave
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