PennDOT’s Gene Blaum says the 36 salt sheds around the region are receiving deliveries with the aim of filling them up by the time the first snowfall hits the area.
Delaware County Council Chairman Tom McGarrigle says extra staffers are being brought in to handle an anticipated crush of emergency calls at the 911 Center.
The Borough of Bellmawr keeps close figures on much they spend each time there is a snow storm and this year budgets are getting busted.
Customer after customer came looking for firewood, rock salt, and perhaps a little hope this storm won’t be as nasty as the last one.
It is in higher demand this Valentine’s Day than jewelry. It won’t melt your heart, but it will melt the snow on streets and sidewalks.
With the sunshine not exactly gleaming off their salt covered vehicles, drivers lined up at Sparkles Car Wash in Blackwood.
The roads in Bucks County are doing okay Wednesday evening. Main roads like 611 have been moving along fine, and even thought side streets are still snowy, they are certainly manageable.
PennDOT crews have begun mixing in calcium-chloride to their typical salt mixture because of plunging temperatures.
Could something from the garden help PennDOT deal with the snow and cold temperatures on the roads?
In Camden, County Public Works crews got on the job at 5 a.m. and the work didn’t stop until well after lunch.
One thing we are learning is that diet plays an important role in the development of kidney stones, especially in people who are predisposed to the condition.
A new study from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has added to the relatively scarce information about how much salt American kids eat — and it’s too much.
Chris prepares for his trip to the Republican National Convention next week. He talks to Steve Cordasco on Finance Friday, and the new President of the Eagles, Don Smolenski.
Author and Professor Andy Smith of the New School was at the Restaurant School in Philadelphia talking about his new book, “Fast Food and Junk Food”.
The snow hasn’t really been sticking to the roads but that doesn’t mean PennDot is finished with its work this weekend.