Mayor Walsh announced a new South Boston one way only traffic flow to improve public safety, which will go into effect Saturday, February 14, 2015 at 10 pm through Wednesday, April 1, 2015.
The National Weather Service issued a blizzard warning in effect from 7 pm Saturday to 7 am, Monday, February 16, 2015. A wind chill warning remains in effect from 4 pm Sunday through 8 am Monday.
A parking ban will also go into effect Saturday, February 14th at 10 pm until Wednesday, February 18th at 6 pm. Discounted parking rates will be available starting at 8 pm.During declared snow emergencies, parking is prohibited on major arteries throughout the city.Ticketing and towing will begin at midnight. For a complete list of alternative parking, visit the City of Boston. The Channel Center Garage will be offering $10/day rates starting at 5 pm today until 24 hours after the parking ban is lifted. The Seaport Parking Garage is also offering $10/day rates through Tuesday, February 17th at 9 am. Parking space savers may be used for 48 hours after the ban is lifted.
The MBTA will suspend all services starting with late-night service this Saturday, meaning the last trains will leave downtown Boston around 12:50 am. There will be no services on Sunday. Limited service resumed on Monday. For more details, visit the MBTA.
Even numbered streets will now be heading inbound to the city (west bound) and odd numbered streets will be heading outbound to Farragut Rd (east bound). Main arterials will remain two-way streets. Streets that are currently one-way streets will maintain their original direction. The Boston Transportation Department is placing do not enter signs and barricades around the neighborhood this morning and the new temporary reconfiguration will go into effect at 10 pm tonight. For changes to bus routes, check with the MBTA.
|South Boston ETR Impacted Streets|
|Westbound Streets||Eastbound Streets|
|Away from City Point||Toward City Point|
|E 2nd St||Farragut Rd - Dorchester St||E 3rd St||G St - Farragut Rd|
|E 4th St||Farragut Rd - Dorchester St||E 5th St||G St - Farragut Rd|
|E 6th St||Farragut Rd - G St||E 7th St||G St - P St|
|E 8th St||O St - Dorchester St||Marine Road||I St - N St|
|W 4th St||Dorchester St - D St||W 5th St||D St - Dorchester St|
|W 6th St||Dorchester St - D St||W 7th St||D St - Dorchester St|
originally posted 2/14/15