Month: March 2019

Street Condition Update for Friday, March 8, 2019, 11:20 a.m.

Residential plowing has been completed.  City crews continue to inspect and clean up areas needing additional attention.  Drivers should be alert for patches of ice, especially on untreated streets.  Residents are encouraged to us the UPLNK app or call the snow center to make service requests.

The snow emergency for the City of Lincoln has been lifted, effective at 11 a.m. today.  Parking bans are not in effect at this time.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal Update for Friday, March 8, 2019, 4:20 a.m.

Fifty-nine City and contractor crews continue to plow residential streets and apply de-icing material to arterial routes as needed.  Arterial street conditions range from dry to partly snow-packed. Residential streets are mostly snow-packed.  Drivers should be alert for areas of refreeze, black ice and packed snow, especially on untreated sidewalks and streets.

A snow emergency remains in effect for the City of Lincoln.  Parking bans are not in effect at this time.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal Update for Thursday, March 7, 2019, 9:15 p.m.

More than 75 City and contractor crews are plowing residential streets, which are 50 percent complete.  Arterial routes will be monitored overnight for refreeze.  Arterial streets are generally dry with normal driving conditions.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots and black ice, especially on untreated streets.

A snow emergency remains in effect for the City of Lincoln.  Parking bans are not in effect at this time. Citizens in residential areas are encouraged to remove vehicles from the street to allow crews to safely and productively plow streets over the next 24 hours.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Thursday, March 7, 2019, 4:15 p.m.

More than 70 City and contractor crews are plowing residential streets.  Plowing is complete on arterial streets, with conditions varying from wet to partially dry.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots and black ice, especially on untreated streets.

A snow emergency remains in effect for the City of Lincoln.  The snow emergency parking ban will end at 5 p.m.  Where allowed, parking will be available on both sides of all emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets.  For a map of these routes, visit snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  Residential parking bans are not in effect, however citizens are encouraged to remove vehicles from the street to allow crews to safely and productively plow streets over the next 24 hours.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Thursday, March 7, 2019, 11:05 a.m.

More than 75 crews are plowing and treating arterial and residential streets.  As arterial routes are completed, more crews will be deployed to residential areas.  Arterial streets vary from wet to slush-covered, and residential streets are snow-covered.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots and black ice, especially on untreated streets.

The Mayor has declared a snow emergency for the City of Lincoln.  Parking is banned on both sides of all emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets.  For a map of these routes, visit snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  Residential parking bans are not in effect, however citizens are encouraged to remove vehicles from the street to allow crews to safely and productively plow streets over the next 24 hours.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 6 p.m.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Parking Ban Update for Thursday, March 7, 2019, 9:25 a.m.

The Mayor has declared a snow emergency for the City of Lincoln.  Beginning at 10 a.m. today, March 7, parking is banned on both sides of all emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets.  For a map of these routes, visit snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.

Snow Removal Update for Thursday, March 7, 2019, 4:25 a.m.

More than 60 City crews are plowing and treating emergency snow routes and arterial streets.  Crews are expected to begin plowing school and bus routes after 6 a.m., when plowing of primary and secondary routes is complete.  Heavy snow and freezing fog has reduced visibility.  Streets are snow-covered and responding well to treatments, but traffic may create snow-packed surfaces.  Drivers should be alert for reduced visibility, slick spots and black ice during the morning commute.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 6 p.m.  Snow accumulation of up to 5 inches is possible.

Please stay informed on the status of snow operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  If you have questions, you may call the Transportation and Utilities Snow Center at 402-441-7644.