Baltimore City Housing rules for snow and ice events

  • All snow and ice which has accumulated on a public sidewalk next to your residence must be removed within 3 hours once the snow stops falling, creating at least a 2-foot wide passage.

  • If the snow stops between 3 p.m. and 6 a.m., snow must be removed by 11 a.m.

  • Remember to keep your steps as clear as possible for mail delivery professionals.

  • Please exercise caution and care when shoveling, especially during extreme cold.

Please click on the buttons below to review the FEMA instructions for how to prepare for winter storms.