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Street Condition Update for Wednesday, October 30, 2019, 4:15 p.m.

The Traffic Management Center has suspended winter operations for this weather event.  Additional precipitation is not expected. Crews report normal driving conditions.  Drivers are urged to be alert for slick 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, October 30, 2019, 11:40 a.m.

Twenty City crews remain on patrol to treat slick areas as they develop.  All arterial streets, school and bus routes have been treated with granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine.  Crews report wet streets and urge drivers to be cautious, especially on untreated streets.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 10 p.m. tonight.  Snow accumulation up to three inches is possible.

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, October 30, 2019, 5:30 a.m.

Twenty City crews have completed applying granular salt pre-wet with anti-ice brine to arterial streets, snow and bus routes. Crews will remain on patrol throughout the day.  Current driving conditions are normal, but slick spots may develop during the morning commute as precipitation moves into the area.

A National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 10 p.m. tonight.  Snow accumulation up to three inches is possible.

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 Tuesday, October 29, 2019, 4:40 p.m.

Beginning at 9 p.m. tonight, 15 City crews will apply anti-ice brine to arterial streets, school and bus routes.  Crews will monitor conditions and additional resources will be deployed as necessary.

The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory effective from midnight Tuesday to 1 a.m., Thursday, October 31.  Snow accumulation up to three inches is possible.  Depending on the amount of precipitation overnight Tuesday, slick road conditions are possible Wednesday morning.

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 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.