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City’s Crews Scheduled to Treat Roadways Early Mon., Nov. 11

City crews are scheduled to report at 3 a.m. on Mon., Nov. 11, to treat roadways ahead of the morning commute. Light snow is forecast early Monday morning and accumulations are expected to be minor; however, pavement temperatures are anticipated to drop below freezing during the morning commute and slickness is possible. Residents should use caution while driving, especially on elevated services such as bridges and overpasses. Crews will treat roadways as necessary throughout the day. The City will continue to monitor the weather forecast and update its response accordingly. 

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City’s Crews Scheduled to Treat Roadways Early Mon., Nov. 11

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City crews are scheduled to report at 3 a.m. on Mon., Nov. 11, to treat roadways ahead of the morning commute. Light snow is forecast early Monday morning and accumulations are expected to be minor; however, pavement temperatures are anticipated to drop below freezing during the morning commute and slickness is possible. Residents should use caution while driving, especially on elevated services such as bridges and overpasses. Crews will treat roadways as necessary...
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City crews are preparing for rain and a chance of snow overnight Mon., Oct. 28, into Tues., Oct. 29. Temperatures are expected to fall below freezing overnight, and there is the potential for moisture to freeze especially on elevated surfaces such as bridges and overpasses. Crews will treat slick spots overnight as needed.

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