2/20/2013 - Possible Activation of Emergency Snow Routes
Public Works Department
Phone: (660) 827-3000
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
1:30 p.m. CST - February 20, 2013
Impending Weather May Warrant Activation of Emergency Snow Routes
(SEDALIA, MISSOURI): The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Storm Warning for Pettis County for snow, sleet and freezing rain in effect from midnight on Wednesday, February 20 through midnight on Thursday, February 21. Forecasts show possible snow and sleet accumulations of 2-5 inches and ice accumulations of less than two tenths of an inch.
Please note that per Ordinance No. 7593, the City's Emergency Snow Routes will be automatically activated if Sedalia receives snow and ice accumulations of 2 inches or more during the period from 6:00 a.m. until 11:00 p.m. of any day. During this activation, parking is prohibited on the streets designated as Emergency Snow Routes. The parking prohibition will be in effect until terminated by announcement or the street is substantially clear of snow and ice from curb to curb for the length of the entire block.
Violator’s automobiles may be ticketed and/or towed.
Information as well as a map of the Emergency Snow Routes is available on-line at www.sedalia.com/snow.
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