State To Address Road Salt Shortage By Hitting RoadThe 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.
Road Crews Deal With Overnight Snow, Minimal SaltAs Pittsburgh hunkers down for another round of snow, steps are being taken to stretch dwindling supplies of rock salt.
Towns Forced To Find Creative Solutions To Salt ShortageWalk into the Sewickley Heights salt dome and the problem is obvious: what’s left won’t last long.
City To Stretch Salt Supplies With Storm ApproachingSalt supplies are dwindling in many municipalities. Just this weekend, the City of Pittsburgh unveiled that its supplies are now dangerously low.
Roads Untreated, Salt Supply Nearly GoneA salt shortage in the City of Pittsburgh may leave some roads untreated Sunday night.
Salt Shortage Taking Big Toll Across AreaFor Hempfield Township's director of Public Works, this morning's road salt supply numbers were scary.
Hempfield Rescinds Emergency Declaration As Conditions ImproveThe unrelenting winter weather has led to emergency declarations.
Dwindling Salt Supplies Prompt Emergency Declarations In 2 CommunitiesTwo communities in Westmoreland County have imposed declarations of emergency, restricting travel on local roads and reducing posted speed limits.
Many Municipalities Salting Roads After Snow As Supplies Run ShortThe sunshine was a blessing Friday for those living out the battle of the salt.
Road Salt Shortages Due, In Part, To Ice On Rivers & Great LakesMore 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.
Harsh Winter Has Municipalities Struggling To Stretch Salt SuppliesIt 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.
Westmoreland Co. Deals With Dire Salt ShortageThe salt situation in Westmoreland County was dire last week.
Slight Warm Up Has People Headed To Car WashIt almost seemed like spring, even though temperatures hovered in the 20s.
Winter Supplies Running Low In Prolonged Arctic BlastEvey True Value hit the equivalent of the salt Powerball jackpot overnight.
Salt Shortage Has Some Municipalities In Conservation ModeCrews across the area are still cleaning up from the weekend snow and now, more snow is falling. However, the big problem is a salt shortage.