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City Addressing Potential Problems from Melting Snow

OFFICIAL PRESS RELEASE: With warmer temperatures and rain forecast into next week the City is taking steps to address potential problems that may occur from melting snow.

Standing, icy water at intersections and in low-lying areas is likely, and City Wastewater Management and Water crews are clearing storm drains and catch basins at intersections to help prevent possible minor street flooding. Citizens are asked to clear snow away from storm drains in front of their homes, if it is safe to do so.

Citizens also should avoid driving through deep puddles of water. To report a flooded street within the City of Spokane, citizens may call the City at 625-7800. 

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