A level 3 snow emergency will in effect for the City of Danbury as of 8pm. This means that parking is prohibited on city streets. To avoid having vehicles ticketed and towed, Mayor Dean Esposito asked residents to take immediate action and move to off-street parking by 10pm. The Patriot Parking Garage will be open free of charge starting at 7:30pm to accommodate those who need space to comply with this weather emergency. Level 3 also means that Travel on city streets is restricted to emergency vehicles, public works, four-wheel drive, and emergency personnel only. This storm will bring with it heavy winds resulting in potential power outages and downed trees. Residents are asked to secure all outdoor items or bring them inside.