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City’s Crews Continue to Plow & Treat Residential Streets; Preparing for Potential Freezing Fog Tuesday Morning

City crews plowed and treated residential streets throughout the day on Mon., Dec. 16, and will continue overnight into Tues., Dec. 17. Approximately half of residential streets have been completed as of Monday evening, and crews still anticipate having all streets plowed and treated by 11 a.m. on Tues., Dec. 17. Crews will then work to clean up slush from primary streets throughout the day on Tuesday.

The updated weather forecast is calling for freezing fog during the Tuesday morning commute, and crews working in residential streets at that time may need to be rerouted to treat slick conditions. The City will continue to monitor the forecast and update its response accordingly.

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City Crews Prepared for Snow this Weekend Feb. 6-7

City Crews Prepared for Snow this Weekend Feb. 6-7

The City’s crews pre-treated residential streets with salt today, Friday, Feb. 5, in anticipation of snow this weekend. Crews are scheduled to begin working at 7 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6, and will work mainly on primary and secondary streets as snow falls. Crews will work around the clock to plow and treat streets as needed throughout the weekend. The Kansas City area could see one to three inches of snow on Saturday, with another chance of snow on Sunday,...
Refreeze Possible Tonight, Thurs., Feb. 4

Refreeze Possible Tonight, Thurs., Feb. 4

***UPDATE*** Pavements have dried and crews completed operations at 3:30 p.m. The City’s crews are expected to treat streets with salt as needed today, Thursday, Feb. 4, and into the evening as a refreeze of pavements is possible. Streets may become slick as temperatures fall and wet pavements from light rain and snow showers refreeze. Drivers should use caution, especially on elevated surfaces such as bridges and overpasses. The City will continue to...
City Crews Set to Complete Treating Streets Today, Wed., Jan. 27

City Crews Set to Complete Treating Streets Today, Wed., Jan. 27

The City’s crews plowed and treated primary streets early today, Wed., Jan. 27. As pavement temperatures increased and snow started melting, plowing no longer became necessary and crews began treating secondary and residential streets with salt. Crews are set to complete treating residential streets this afternoon. A refreeze of wet pavements is possible overnight into Thursday, Jan. 28. Even with treated streets, drivers should use caution especially on...
City Crews Prepared for Winter Weather Expected Early Wed., Jan. 27

City Crews Prepared for Winter Weather Expected Early Wed., Jan. 27

The City’s crews pre-treated streets today, Tuesday, Jan. 26, in anticipation of snow expected overnight into Wed., Jan. 27. Crews are scheduled to report at 7 p.m. tonight to continue preparing for the storm, which could produce up to three inches of accumulating snow for Lee’s Summit. The City will continue to monitor the weather forecast and update its response accordingly.

Refreeze Possible Early Tuesday, Jan. 26

Refreeze Possible Early Tuesday, Jan. 26

***Update*** Due to the potential for freezing drizzle overnight, City crews are now scheduled to report at 1 a.m. to treat streets as needed. The City has a crew scheduled to report at 3 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 26, to monitor and treat primary streets as needed before the morning commute. Wet pavements from overnight precipitation may freeze due to falling temperatures early Tuesday. Streets may be slick and residents should use caution while driving,...
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