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Jersey City snow removal underway

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NEW YORK (MYFOXNY) -

Residents of Jersey City should check to see if their street is set for snow removal on Wednesday.

Vehicles in the way of trucks will be ticketed and towed.

Crews were out early clearing county roads. Local roads were expected to be cleared as well.

Front-end loaders and dump trucks will be making the rounds across the city. 

Cities including Jersey City where there were big concerns over not having enough rock salt to melt the snow, are expected to get a shipment in the coming days.

The salt is scheduled to arrive in Port Elizabeth this weekend.

A ship carrying 40K tons of rock salt was turned away recently because it was flying a foreign flag and making more than one stop in U.S. ports, violating a long-standing law.

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