Category: Snow Removal Update

Snow Removal Update for Friday, January 17, 2020, 5:10 p.m.

More than 85 crews continue to clear arterial streets, bus and school routes and apply granular salt pre-wet with brine as needed. The number of crews will decrease over the next few hours, and 20 crews will remain on patrol overnight applying deicers as needed. Crews report street conditions ranging from wet to snow-packed. Drivers should be alert for black ice and slick 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.

Snow Removal Update for Friday, January 17, 2020, 11:15 a.m.

More than 85 plow crews are now clearing arterial streets, bus and school routes and applying granular salt pre-wet with brine as needed. Crews report snow-packed street conditions. Drivers should be alert for black ice and slick 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.

Snow Removal Update for Sunday, December 15, 2019, 7:20 p.m.

More than 60 plow crews continue to clear arterial, bus and school routes to minimize overnight refreezing of residual snow.  Following completion of plowing, 20 crews will remain on patrol overnight, applying granular salt pre-wet with brine as needed.  Crews report arterial street conditions ranging from slush-covered to snow-packed.  Drivers should be alert for slick spots and black ice 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.

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.