OKC Street Crews Prep For Winter Weather - News9.com - Oklahoma City, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports |

NEWS

OKC Street Crews Prep For Winter Weather

Posted: Updated:
[File Photo] [File Photo]
OKLAHOMA CITY -

Nearly three dozen salt and plow trucks are loaded and ready to hit the city streets during Saturday's anticipated winter storm. 

Oklahoma City street crews are pre-treating bridges and overpasses Friday to prepare for low temperatures and possible blowing snow. 

The City says it has 13,000 tons of salt on hand. If winter precipitation hits, Public Works salt and plow crews will run around the clock in 12-hour shifts until the storm is over and roads are clear.

Oklahoma City has roughly 1,100 miles of snow routes. One truck driver covers about 200 miles per shift.

Special Features

iPhone App

Get breaking news, weather, sports & video directly on your iPhone.

Politics

Breaking political news & the latest headlines from the state capitol & D.C.

Radars

See where weather is happening using our live interactive radars.

Technology

Spend your money wisely with reviews of new tech gadgets & the latest news in technology.

TV Schedule

Need to know what's on TV? Check out our television schedule.

Live Radar

WARN Interactive
Powered by Frankly
News 9
7401 N. Kelley Ave.
Oklahoma City, OK 73111
News9.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KWTV. All Rights Reserved. For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.