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City Crews Continue Plowing and Treating Residential Streets Today, Thursday, Feb. 18

The City’s crews continue to plow and treat residential streets today, Thursday, Feb. 18. Progress was slowed overnight due to a variety of factors, including cold temperatures and obstructions. While warmer temperatures and sunshine throughout the day Thursday should speed progress, cold temperatures are forecast again overnight into Friday, Feb. 19. The cold temperatures impact the amount of snow which can be plowed from streets; results are much improved in warmer temperatures. Crews will not be complete by 6:30 p.m. Thursday - crews are planning to plow and treat residential streets through daylight hours on Thursday, and will complete plowing and treating residential streets during daylight hours on Friday.

In addition, residents can help the snow control process by removing obstructions such as cars and trash cans from streets when possible. Cars and trash cans, especially in cul-de-sacs, are slowing progress and make it challenging to find areas to place snow. Crews appreciate residents’ help and patience throughout the snow control process.

 

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City Crews Scheduled to Treat Streets as Needed Feb. 27-28

City Crews Scheduled to Treat Streets as Needed Feb. 27-28

The City's crews are scheduled to treat streets with salt as needed late Tuesday, Feb. 27, and overnight into early Wednesday, Feb. 28, as sleet and snow is forecast for the area. Streets are expected to get slick as temperatures and pavements fall below freezing, and drivers should use caution overnight and into the Wednesday morning commute. Pavement temperatures are expected to rise above freezing by mid-day Wednesday.

Section of SE Second Street Set to Close March 4

Section of SE Second Street Set to Close March 4

Section of SE Second Street Set to Close March 4
A section of SE Second Street from SE Johnson Street to SE Eastridge Street is set to close on Monday, March 4, and will remain closed until approximately the end of April. The detour route includes SE Grand Avenue, SE 3rd Street and SE Green Street.  There will also be intermittent closures of SE Eastridge at SE Second Street while sanitary sewer work takes place.  The closures are necessary for stormwater and sanitary sewer work for...
Section of NE Ash Street Set to Close March 4

Section of NE Ash Street Set to Close March 4

Section of NE Ash Street Set to Close March 4
A section of NE Ash Street between NE Grand Avenue and NE Short Street is set to close to through traffic on Monday, March 4, and will remain closed for approximately two weeks. The detour route includes NE Short Street and NE Grand Avenue. All work is weather permitting and the schedule is subject to change. This project is part of stormwater improvements funded by the 2017 Capital Improvement Sales Tax. For more information, contact the Public Works Department...
Section of SW Sampson Road Set for Daily Closure Beginning March 4

Section of SW Sampson Road Set for Daily Closure Beginning March 4

Section of SW Sampson Road Set for Daily Closure Beginning March 4
Update: This SW Sampson Road closure has been rescheduled to the week of March 11. Work is weather dependent and subject to change. A section of SW Sampson Road between SW Hook Road/E 139th Street and SW Scherer Road is set to close to through traffic daily from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. beginning March 4, and lasting for approximately two days. Work is weather dependent and subject to change; permit is approved for the entire week March 4-8. The full closure will...
Section of SW Arboridge Drive Closed

Section of SW Arboridge Drive Closed

Section of SW Arboridge Drive Closed
Update: the section of SW Arboridge Drive north of M150 Hwy will remain closed through approximately mid-March. A section of SW Arboridge Drive north of M150 Hwy is closed for approximately two weeks. The detour route is M150 Hwy, SW Arborlake Dr, and SW Arborwalk Blvd. The work is development related, and the closure is necessary for the installation of sanitary and stormwater facilities. Work is weather permitting and subject to change.
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