Category: Parking Ban Update

Winter Operations Update for Sunday, January 2, 2022, 8:15 a.m.

City operations:  Lincoln Transportation and Utilities (LTU) crews began applying granular salt pre-wet with brine at 8 a.m. this morning to break up snow pack on arterial, bus and school routes.

All parking bans have ended. 

National Weather Service: A Wind Chill Advisory is in effect until 9 a.m. today.

Weather conditions: Bitter cold temperatures.

Street conditions: Drivers should be alert for slick conditions and icy patches.

LTU appreciates drivers giving plow crews room to safely clear snow.  Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Winter Operations Update for Saturday, January 1, 2022, 4:15 p.m.

City operations:  Lincoln Transportation and Utilities (LTU) crews continue patrolling routes to push back blowing snow and are applying granular salt pre-wet with brine as needed. The snow accumulation is far less than anticipated so full-scale plowing operations will not be needed with this event.

The snow emergency parking ban will end today at 9 p.m.  A snow emergency means parking is banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus routes and other major arterial streets. A map of these routes is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

The residential parking ban will end today at 4 p.m. Residential streets are partially to completely snow covered with pavement accumulations generally less than 2”. Plowing will not be needed at this time.

National Weather Service: A Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 9 p.m. tonight.

Weather conditions: Cloudy, bitter cold with blowing snow.

Street conditions: Drivers should be alert for slick conditions and reduced visibility from blowing snow overnight.

LTU appreciates drivers giving plow crews room to safely clear snow.  Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Winter Operations Update for Saturday, January 1, 2022, 8:30 a.m.

City operations:  Lincoln Transportation and Utilities (LTU) crews are patrolling routes and monitoring for changing conditions. Additional snowfighters are on standby in anticipation of accumulating snow today. The forecast has weakened over the past few hours with reduced snow accumulation totals. Traffic management continues to monitor and will adjust parking bans as needed.

A snow emergency parking ban is in effect.  A snow emergency means parking is banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus routes and other major arterial streets. A map of these routes is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

A residential parking ban will go into effect at noon today. Parking on even-numbered sides of the street will be banned in 2022.

Please plan ahead and move vehicles off emergency snow routes, arterial streets and bus routes. Residential areas should park vehicles in garages or driveways and remove vehicles from the even-numbered sides of the street.

National Weather Service: A Winter Storm Warning is in effect until 12 a.m., Sunday, January 2.

Weather conditions: Cloudy. Bitterly cold temperatures and gusty winds.

Street conditions: Drivers should be alert for slick conditions and reduced visibility from blowing snow.

LTU appreciates drivers giving plow crews room to safely clear snow.  Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Winter Operations Update for Friday, December 31, 2021, 4:35 p.m.

City operations:  Lincoln Transportation and Utilities (LTU) crews treated arterial streets with anti-ice brine today and snowfighters are on standby ready when conditions change. Five to eight inches of snow is forecasted which would warrant plowing streets citywide.

A snow emergency parking ban will go into effect at 3 a.m., Saturday, January 1. A snow emergency means parking is banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus routes and other major arterial streets. A map of these routes is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

A residential parking ban will go into effect at noon Saturday, January 1. Parking on even-numbered sides of the street will be banned in 2022.

Please plan ahead and move vehicles off emergency snow routes, arterial streets and bus routes. Residential areas should park vehicles in garages or driveways and remove vehicles from the even-numbered sides of the street.

National Weather Service: A Winter Storm Warning is in effect from 3 a.m. to midnight, Saturday, January 1.

Weather conditions: Cloudy. Bitterly cold temperatures are expected with wind gusts to 30 mph and dropping windchills to 20 below zero on Saturday morning.

Street conditions: Drivers should be alert for slick conditions and reduced visibility from blowing snow.

LTU appreciates drivers giving plow crews room to safely clear snow.  Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Sunday, February 7, 2021, 7:25 p.m.

The snow emergency, snow emergency parking ban, and residential parking ban will end at 8 p.m. tonight, Sunday, February 7.

Snow emergency parking bans: A snow emergency is in effect for the City of Lincoln. Until 8 p.m., parking remains banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets. A map of these routes is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov. Parking also remains banned on the odd-side of residential streets until 8 p.m.

City operations:  70 crews continue to plow and treat arterial streets, school and bus routes. Because extremely cold temperatures over the next 10 days will reduce the effectiveness of de-icing material, crews are applying a sand/salt mix. Residential plowing is scheduled to be completed around 10 p.m. tonight. Use the Snow Fighting Map to follow plowing progress at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

National Weather Service: A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until to 10 p.m. tonight. Additional snow accumulation up to 1 inch is possible.

Weather conditions: Light snow

Street conditions: Arterial streets are partially snow-covered.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Sunday, February 7, 2021, 2:45 p.m.

The snow emergency, snow emergency parking ban, and residential parking ban will end at 8 p.m. tonight, Sunday, February 7.

Snow emergency parking bans: A snow emergency is in effect for the City of Lincoln. Until 8 p.m., parking remains banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets. A map of these routes is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov. Parking also remains banned on the odd-side of residential streets until 8 p.m.

City operations:  80 crews continue to plow and treat arterial streets, school and bus routes. Because extremely cold temperatures over the next 10 days will reduce the effectiveness of de-icing material, crews will use a salt/sand mix. Residential plowing is scheduled to be completed Sunday evening. Use the Snow Fighting Map to follow plowing progress at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

National Weather Service: A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until to 7 p.m. today. Additional snow accumulation up to 1 inch is possible.

Weather conditions: Light snow

Street conditions: Arterial streets are partially snow-covered.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Sunday, February 7, 2021, 8:35 a.m.

Snow emergency parking bans: A snow emergency is in effect for the City of Lincoln. Parking is banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets. A map of these routes is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov. Parking is banned on the odd-side of residential streets.

City operations:  80 crews continue to plow and treat arterial streets, school and bus routes. Extremely cold temperatures reduce the effectiveness of de-icing material, therefore more time is spent plowing to remove as much snow as possible off of priority routes. Residential plowing is scheduled to end Sunday afternoon. Use the Snow Fighting Map to follow plowing progress at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

National Weather Service: A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until to 7 p.m. today. Snow accumulation up to 5 inches is possible.

Weather conditions: Snow

Street conditions: Arterial and residential streets are snow-covered.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Saturday, February 6, 2021, 7:45 p.m.

Snow emergency parking bans: A snow emergency is in effect for the City of Lincoln. Parking is banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets. A map of these routes is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov. Parking is also banned on the odd-side of residential streets.

City operations:  More than 100 crews continue to plow and apply de-icing material to arterial streets, school and bus routes. Residential plowing began at noon and may take up to 24 hours to complete. Use the Snow Fighting Map to follow plowing progress at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

National Weather Service: A Winter Weather Advisory will be in effect from 3 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, February 7. Snow accumulation up to 3 inches is possible.

Weather conditions: Clear

Street conditions: Arterial streets are partially snow-covered. Residential streets are snow-covered.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Saturday, February 6, 2021, 2:25 p.m.

Snow emergency parking bans: A snow emergency is in effect for the City of Lincoln. A snow emergency means parking is banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets. A map of these routes is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov. Parking is also banned on the odd-side of residential streets.

City operations:  More than 100 crews are currently plowing arterial streets, school and bus routes and residential streets. Residential plowing began at noon and may take up to 24 hours to complete. Use the Snow Fighting Map to follow plowing progress at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

National Weather Service: A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 3 p.m. today.

Weather conditions: Cloudy

Street conditions: Arterial streets are partially snow-covered. Residential streets are snow-covered.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

Snow Removal/Parking Ban Update for Saturday, February 6, 2021, 8:20 a.m.

Snow emergency parking bans: Lincoln Transportation and Utilities has declared a snow emergency for the City of Lincoln, effective at noon today, Saturday, February 6. A snow emergency means parking is banned on both sides of emergency snow routes, bus and school routes and other major arterial streets. A map of these routes is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov. Parking will also be banned on the odd-side of residential streets.

City operations:  60 crews are currently plowing arterial streets. Residential plowing is scheduled to begin at noon today and may take up to 24 hours to complete. Use the Snow Fighting Map to follow plowing progress at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.

National Weather Service: A Winter Weather Advisory is in effect until 3 p.m. today. Snow accumulation of up to 4 inches by noon is possible.

Weather conditions: Snow, wind

Street conditions: Arterial streets are snow-covered. Drivers should expect slippery conditions.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.  Additional information is available at snow.lincoln.ne.gov.