Stage 2 Snow Emergency Over; Full-City Plow Complete - Spokane, North Idaho News & Weather KHQ.com

Stage 2 Snow Emergency Over; Full-City Plow Complete

SPOKANE, Wash. - The City of Spokane has lifted its Stage 2 Snow Emergency as of 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 5. Crews now have completed all snow plow routes, with the exception of some cul-de-sacs scattered throughout the City. 

Street crews completed the full-City plow in about four days with the help of private contractors, who are being released. It is possible that crews may have missed blocks here and there. Citizens should call 625-7733 to report an unplowed section. 

"We want to thank our citizens for the patience as we worked through this all-City plow," says Mayor Mary Verner. "We are pleased that we were able to finish before the start of the work week."

For the coming week, resident are asked to put garbage carts and recycling bins in front of snow berms and clear areas in front of dumpsters. Recycling trucks missed some customers on Thursday and Friday.  Those customers should hold onto their recyclables and put them back out for pickup next week on their regular garbage days.

More information on the City's snow removal plan, please go to www.spokanecity.org.

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