Columbia Prepares for Tuesday Snowfall

5 years 11 months 1 week ago Tuesday, February 04 2014 Feb 4, 2014 Tuesday, February 04, 2014 12:51:00 AM CST February 04, 2014 in News
By: Connor Wist, KOMU 8 Reporter
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COLUMBIA - Columbia Public Works and MoDOT crews were up early Tuesday morning to prepare for significant snowfall starting in the morning and continuing through out the day.

Columbia Public Works plans for the heaviest snowfall to be between noon and 6 p.m. The evening commute will be effected by the snow and cold temperatures.

Columbia Public Works outlines the 1st and 2nd priority routes for clearing roads. Vehicles left on priority routes when two inches of snow accumulates will be issued a citation and towed if necessary.

 

Crews will first focus on making and maintaining passable conditions on priority routes, and then move into residential areas. Equipment was checked and prepped on Monday so crews can be on the streets as soon as the snow starts on Tuesday.

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