“In really cold weather like this, the metal is so brittle, you can hit a bump the wrong way and break springs,” notes Hugh Snyderman, second-generation owner of a Gulf station in Old City Philadelphia.
Penndot is dispatching trucks, plows, and crews from across the state. New Jersey DOT is sending ten dumptrucks equipped with plows and salt spreaders, six front-end loaders, ten “bobcats,” and 36 workers.
Some species can endure the cold weather easily. Others not so much. But the Philadelphia Zoo makes sure all the species are kept happy.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Monday, February 2, 2015.
The code blue is in effect from 6pm each evening until 7am the following morning.
The line to get into the Spring Garden Wash and Lube, on Spring Garden Street near 12th, extended through the parking lot, out the driveway, and down the street past 11th.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Tuesday, January 27th, 2015.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Monday, January 26th, 2015.
“We make sure that nobody dies out here, because that could happen very easily,” notes Sam Santiago, with Project Home.
CBS Philly has received numerous community cancellations for Saturday, January 24th, 2015.
The giant, wet snow that has fallen across the Delaware Valley is changing over to rain in many areas.
Jim Lardear, with AAA Midatlantic, says it’s necessary to change the way you drive in severe weather. Snow is expected Friday night and Sunday night.
CBS Philly has received the following community cancellations for Wednesday, January 21st, 2015.
Penndot workers are on 12-hour shifts for this storm — first to pretreat the road surfaces with brine, and then to salt and plow.
Snowfall will begin to encroach on the western most areas of the region by the early afternoon and spread eastward from there.