As blizzard conditions knocked out power to about a quarter million Massachusetts homes and businesses Tuesday, power crews were kept out of bucket trucks and away from power lines by heavy snow and high winds. One utility says it could be days until power is fully restored.
Everything you need to know in the City of New Bedford ahead of the major winter storm about to hit the SouthCoast, including parking ban info, closings, trash/recycling pickup schedules, and free sand pickup locations.
With so many people complaining on social media about plow drivers and the job they've done cleaning up from the blizzard, one local town official had this hilariously sarcastic response to the detractors.
Winter Storm Stella has come and gone with very little impact on the Southcoast, except in the wallets of those who chose not to comply with New Bedford's parking ban.
The ban was lifted at 5 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, but not before New Bedford Police towed 11 cars from city streets...