In Beaver County, some crews are going without their trucks, plows and salt.
With 6 inches to a foot of snow possibly heading our way Sunday night, city crews are preparing.
Much of the country is dealing with the coldest temperatures in decades. With another snow storm headed this way this weekend, Pittsburghers will have to suffer through yet another deep freeze.
If you’re sick of snow, you might want to avoid looking outside this weekend.
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation is sending commercial haulers to Delaware to pick up 20,000 tons of recently purchased road salt – a commodity in high demand after a series of winter storms.
As Pittsburgh hunkers down for another round of snow, steps are being taken to stretch dwindling supplies of rock salt.
Walk into the Sewickley Heights salt dome and the problem is obvious: what’s left won’t last long.
Salt supplies are dwindling in many municipalities. Just this weekend, the City of Pittsburgh unveiled that its supplies are now dangerously low.
A salt shortage in the City of Pittsburgh may leave some roads untreated Sunday night.
For Hempfield Township’s director of Public Works, this morning’s road salt supply numbers were scary.
The unrelenting winter weather has led to emergency declarations.
Two communities in Westmoreland County have imposed declarations of emergency, restricting travel on local roads and reducing posted speed limits.
The sunshine was a blessing Friday for those living out the battle of the salt.
More communities are reporting tight road salt supplies, and there’s still more than a month left before winter wraps up, at least according to the calendar.
It may look like Bethel Park has an abundant supply of salt heading into this latest winter storm, but the drain on the supply has been wide open lately.