State of emergency declared as of 8 p.m.; travel ban in effect as of 9 p.m.
With a massive winter storm predicted to cause hazardous road conditions, Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz issued a state of emergency declaration starting at 8 p.m. This declaration will be in effect until further notice.
Also, as part of the declaration, a travel ban will be in place starting at 9 p.m. This travel ban will be reviewed Friday morning.
The full order can be viewed online at: https://www2.erie.gov/exec/index.php?q=press/state-emergency-declaration.