Schools closed, parking ban in effect in expectance of winter storm

The Shelton Public schools will be closed on March 7 in anticipation of the winter storm that will hit this part of the state with an expected five to eight inches of snow for Wednesday.

Due to the anticipated snow storm trash and recycling pickup for Wednesday March 7 will begin at approximately 1 a.m. If your trash and/or recycling pick up is on Wednesday put your carts out this evening.

According to a, there will be mix of rain and snow in the morning, becoming all snow and windy in the afternoon. Winds could occasionally gust over 40 mph. A street parking ban was also put into effect at 6 p.m. on Tuesday and will continue for the duration of the storm and subsequent street plowing.

The Shelton Libraries and Community Center will also be closed on March 7,