A massive winter dig out
George Ransom, an employee of the Catholic Diocese of Norwich, pushes his snow-thrower through waist-high snow on the sidewalk along Broadway in front of St. Patrick's School from blizzard snowfall in Norwich Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013.
Residents on Garfield Ave. in New London start to clean off their cars as area residents start the slow process of digging out Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, after a blizzard dumped more than a foot of snow over the region.
Residents on Crystal Ave. in New London shovel their front walks and cars as area residents start the slow process of digging out Saturday Feb. 9, 2013, after a blizzard dumped more than a foot of snow over the region.
View of the Parade and Bank Street from the Water Street garage in New London Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013 covered in snow from the blizzard that began Friday.
Mariah Dugan, right, joins her grandmother, Gloria Dugan, not pictured, and her stepmother Paula Dugan, left, digging-out from blizzard snowfall on Oneco St. in Norwich Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013.
A man walks his dog down Nautilus Drive in New London Saturday Feb. 9, 2013, as residents begin to asses and dig out from a powerful blizzard that dumped more that a foot of snow across the region.
David Spon of New London, owner of the Roberts Building, uses his ipad to take photos of Bank Street New London Saturday, Feb. 9, 2013, to send to friends that own businesses on Bank Street. Snow continues to fall after the heavy winds and deep snow that fell overnight.
“Stay home” Gov. Dannel P. Malloy told a socked-in state Saturday morning, Feb. 9, 2013, as the massive blizzard wound down after dropping up to 38 inches in some parts of the state.