January 2015 Blizzard Driving Ban


Governor Baker has signed an Executive Order allowing for the enforcement of a statewide travel ban effective at 10PM tonight, Monday, January 26, 2015. Be advised that during the travel ban, you may be summonsed for traveling during the ban.

The following exceptions shall exist for the ban and all drivers are encouraged to remain safe and use their best judgment:
•Essential emergency response professionals
•Medical, healthcare and human service workers, including shelter personnel
•Essential public transit and support workers
•Public and private personnel supporting public works and utility operations
•Essential state employees
•Those traveling for essential medical procedures
•Vehicles and personnel delivering essential supplies to healthcare facilities.

The travel ban will be lifted on a county by county basis as conditions allow.