Princeton area delayed openings and cancellations for Monday, March 4 (updated 6:30 a.m.)


New Jersey Governor Phil Murphy has declared a state of emergency for all 21 counties due to the winter storm.

Area police departments are reminding residents to remove vehicles from roads so that the snow can be cleared.

There will be a two-hour delayed opening for all state offices for non-essential personnel on Monday, March 4.

The Princeton Public Library will open at 11 a.m.


Many area school districts will have delayed openings on Monday. Princeton, Princeton Charter, Princeton Friends, Princeton Day School, Stuart Country Day, Hopewell Valley Regional, East Windsor Regional, Ewing, Hamilton, South Brunswick, and West Windsor-Plainsboro will have a 90-minute delayed opening. Montgomery, Trenton, and Lawrence will have a two-hour delayed opening. The Lewis School is slated to open at 10 a.m. The Hun School will open at 9:30 a.m.

The Lawrenceville School will be closed on Monday.

All Rutgers University campuses will open at noon. Mercer County Community College will open at 11 a.m. The College of New Jersey will have a two-hour delayed opening. Administrative offices and Gitenstein Library will open at 10:30 a.m. On-campus classes will begin at 11 a.m.


All NJ Transit Access Link transfer trips for Monday are cancelled due to the storm.

Systemwide cross honoring in effect today on NJ Transit rail, bus and light rail as well as private carrier buses

Will will update this post as more information becomes available.

Krystal Knapp

Krystal Knapp is the founding editor of Planet Princeton. She can be reached via email at editor AT Send all letters to the editor and press releases to that email address.


  1. “Every time it’s the same story. If you are ahead of the snow-game, you’re a bad governor; if you’re behind the snow-game, you’re a bad governor.”

    Actually, it’s just if you’re Phil Murphy you’re a bad governor. Snow is the least of it,.

  2. Thanks. Don’t know other words to express my feelings. Good work. Keep it on. We wish you & Highly Appreciate.

  3. Every time it’s the same story. If you are ahead of the snow-game, you’re a bad governor; if you’re behind the snow-game, you’re a bad governor.

  4. Thanks, as always, for keeping us up to date, Planet Princeton- our “go to” place!

    Morning classes are canceled at Princeton Center for a Yoga & Health.

    We hope to open for evening classes and ask folks to check in later in the day or on our Facebook page, PrincetonYoga.

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