Saturday’s snowfall set records, but it was only 2.4 inches. So if D.C. gets hammered, is the District ready? The new director of the Emergency Management Agency said there’s reason for optimism.
Two Virginia Department of Transportation supervisors are accused of accepting $140,000 in bribes from the owners of trucking companies in exchange for award snow-removal contracts that totaled than $9 million.
Under a Montgomery County Council bill, the current $50 fine could increase up to $500 for those commercial properties where snow isn’t cleared from sidewalks 24 hours after the snow has fallen.
Alexandria leaders say they’ll be better prepared for snow this time around: The city has updated equipment and technology and will try new techniques.
Infrared lasers that evaluate road conditions are one new tool in the Maryland snow-fighting arsenal for the upcoming season.
On Tuesday, the Montgomery County Council held a meeting to discuss how much the county spent on snow removal.
With half-plowed streets and towering snow piles that screen oncoming traffic, road conditions still haven’t returned to normal four days after last weekend’s crippling snowfall.
Following last weekend’s blizzard, D.C. police officers are working to clear snow from city streets.
Here are the phone numbers and websites to report unplowed streets in various counties and cities.
Thousands of D.C. area residents are still trapped by a wall of snow 48 hours after the storm ended as transportation agencies struggle to dig them out.
As the crews push snow around to clear the paths, a question arises: Why not just dump the snow into the Potomac?
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With this historic amount of snow, many homeowners are worried about their roofs. Prince William County Department of Fire and Rescue and FEMA offer up some tips to safely remove snow from rooftops.
FAIRFAX, Va. — Coming off two busier-than-usual winters, road crews in Virginia are getting ready for anything and everything. The Virginia Department of Transportation gave its yearly snow briefing Thursday, which included general predictions for…
WASHINGTON — Winter storms that have repeatedly slammed the D.C. region this season have led to some steep budget shortfalls for statewide cleanup crews. In Virginia, the Department of Transportation has a substantial snow removal…
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