WOODBURY - Towns across the Island are taking action before the storm kicks into high gear.
Hempstead and Southold are among the Long Island towns that have declared a snow emergency.
Residents are asked to remove cars from local roads so highway crews can salt and plow faster.
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Many town programs and services are also canceled for the day.