City of Cleveland’s Winter Weather Plan – March 11, 2014

The City of Cleveland is taking necessary precautions to address predicted sleet and rainfall overnight Tuesday and into the Wednesday morning commute. The Division of Streets reports that salt reserves are currently at 14,700 tons and that they will be deploying 41 crews to aggressively treat streets, bridges, and hills through Wednesday morning. Further updates will be provided for Wednesday’s anticipated snowfall throughout the day.

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The City of Cleveland encourages residents to:

  • Take it Slow in Ice and Snow. Allow additional time for morning commutes or travel overnight.
  • Please do not to “block the box” at intersections.
  • Never touch, move or go near any downed or hanging power lines. The first action should be to call 9-1-1 or your local utility.  Cleveland Public Power’s Trouble Line can be reached by calling 216-664-3156.
  • Pay attention to local news for weather advisories and visit http://www.city.cleveland.oh.us/ and clecityhall.com for up-to-date information from the City of Cleveland.

About Daniel Williams

City of Cleveland, Ohio, Director of Media Relations

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