Public Works Department
Phone: (660) 827-3000
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
1:30 p.m. CST - December 20, 2013
Weekend Weather May Activate Emergency Snow Routes
(SEDALIA, MISSOURI): According to the National Weather Service, the City of Sedalia has a 70% chance of experiencing freezing rain beginning late tonight, Friday, December 20th. This rain may change into snow late Saturday night, December 21, 2013 and continue into Sunday, December 22, 2013.
Per Ordinance No. 7593, the City's Emergency Snow Routes will automatically be activated when 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 will be towed.
A map of the Emergency Snow Routes is enclosed here. More information is available on-line at www.sedalia.com/snow.
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