Month: February 2020

Street Condition Update for Friday, February 21, 2020, 2:45 p.m.

With frost possible Saturday morning, City crews are now applying anti-ice brine to elevated structures.  Traffic Management will continue to monitor weather conditions.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Thursday, February 20, 2020, 8:35 a.m.

Traffic Management has suspended winter operations for this weather event.  Crews report arterial streets wet with slush. Drivers should be alert for slick spots, especially on untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln. Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

City street condition update 9:30 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2020

Twenty City crews continue to apply granular salt pre-wet with brine as needed to arterial streets and school and bus routes.  All those routes were pretreated with anti-ice brine last night.  At  9 p.m., streets were partially snow covered and slushy.  Cold temperatures and wind chill may cause flash freezing on wet surfaces, and drivers should be alert for icy spots tonight and during the morning commute, especially in untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.
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Street Condition Update for Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 4:25 p.m.

Twenty City crews are now applying granular salt pre-wet with brine as needed to arterial streets, school and bus routes.  Continuous material spreading will begin at 6 p.m.  All routes were pretreated with anti-ice brine overnight Tuesday.  Drivers should use caution on bridges and be alert for icy spots during the evening and morning commutes, especially in untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street condition update for 9:30 p.m. Feb. 12, 2020

Light snow and mixed precipitation have cleared the area, and streets are mostly dry, but some wet and slick areas remain. Twenty City crews continue to apply granular salt pre-wet with brine to arterial streets and school and bus routes as needed. A wind chill advisory remains in effect until 9 a.m. Thursday. Subzero windchills and high winds are expected overnight, and drivers should be alert for icy spots, especially in untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln. Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov. For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.

Street Condition Update for Wednesday, February 12, 2020, 5 p.m.

Twenty City crews are applying granular salt pre-wet with brine to arterial streets, school and bus routes as needed. Crews report wet streets, but conditions could quickly become slippery as temperatures fall.  With subzero windchills expected overnight, drivers should be alert for icy spots, especially in untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available on the City website at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.  For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.