As Pittsburgh hunkers down for another round of snow, steps are being taken to stretch dwindling supplies of rock salt.
Salt supplies are dwindling in many municipalities. Just this weekend, the City of Pittsburgh unveiled that its supplies are now dangerously low.
This may sound like a broken record at this point, but more snow is on the way for much of the region.
A salt shortage in the City of Pittsburgh may leave some roads untreated Sunday night.
Yet another round of snow moved across the area overnight and into late Saturday morning.
For Hempfield Township’s director of Public Works, this morning’s road salt supply numbers were scary.
Additional rounds of snow showers are in the offing for the Pittsburgh area.
In case you forgot, Friday is Valentine’s Day. But the nasty weather means some added challenges when it comes to getting roses delivered to your sweetie.
Two communities in Westmoreland County have imposed declarations of emergency, restricting travel on local roads and reducing posted speed limits.
Mechanical monsters from a “Star Wars” flick? No, these are the good guys. Crew members bathe each aircraft with jets of spray on Runway 28 at Pittsburgh International Airport.
The snow came in somewhat light but relentless, and the forecasters PennDOT uses had the trucks sitting plow-less as the storm moved in.
If you like snow, this has been the winter for you. Now, more is on the way.
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.
The snow came down so fast, road crews had a hard time keeping up.