Dedham Storm Center: Snow Prompts Schools, Businesses to Close

Students and several Dedham businesses have a snow day Wednesday.

Photo credit: Patch file photo.
Photo credit: Patch file photo.
Snow has arrived again in Dedham, and as a result schools and businesses have announced closures and cancellations. Stay with Dedham Patch for updated information throughout the storm. 


Dedham Public Schools, Ursuline Academy and Noble & Greenough School are closed Wednesday. 

Officials have declared a snow parking emergency in Dedham through 9 p.m. Wednesday. As part of the parking emergency, Dedham Police are asking residents to park in driveways or on the even side of the street so that plows can pass through. 

The Dedham Community House will be closed Wednesday and will not hold preschool, creative movement or ballet classes. 

50's Diner in Dedham will be open Wednesday. 

East Dedham Nail & Spa is closed Wednesday and will reopen at 9:30 a.m. Thursday.

Halfway Cafe is looking to open all restaurants by 3 p.m. Wednesday. 

The Blue Bunny will be closed Wednesday morning and if possible will open during the afternoon. Patrons are asked to call ahead before visiting the store. 

The Dedham Square Artist Guild will be closed Wednesday and reopen Thursday. 

Legacy Place has announced that while it is open, individual store hours may vary Wednesday. 

The Dedham Health & Athletic Complex has cancelled its 10 a.m. Power Yoga and 12 p.m. Tai Chi Flow classes. 

The Dedham Square Country Store will be closed Wednesday. CSA pickups will be available Thursday afternoon. 

Doctors Express is open until 8 p.m.

Visions HealthCare opened an hour late on Wednesday. 

Important Numbers for Dedham Residents:

  • Emergencies (Police, Fire, EMS): 911
  • Dedham Police Department: 781-751-9300
  • Dedham Dispatch Center: 781-751-9300
  • Dedham Fire Department: 781-751-9400
  • Dedham DPW: 781-751-9350 (In the event of an after hours emergency, the DPW's on-call manager may be reached through the Central Dispatch Center by calling 781-751-9300.)
  • MBTA: 617-222-3200
  • MassDOT:  857-368-6111
  • National Grid Gas: 800-322-3223
  • NSTAR Electric & Gas: 800-592-2000
  • NStar Outage Map
  • Verizon: 800-837-4966
  • Comcast: 800-934-6489

Emergency Tips for Handling Extreme Cold

For information on how to stay warm during extreme cold conditions, click here.

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