CLE plows focused on residential streets; several snow bans, emergencies in effect
CLEVELAND, Ohio — The city of Cleveland released a winter weather plan Thursday morning to deal with the several inches of snow that’s fallen in NE Ohio this week.
As of 3 a.m. Thursday, the city had 51 plows and 10 road graders servicing residential streets. The snow removal fleet was to focus on clearing residential roads until at least 4 p.m.
The suggested using caution if travel is required.
Meanwhile, the Greater Cleveland RTA said that as of 6:30 a.m., all rail lines were delayed by approximately 30 minutes due to icy conditions. Major weather-related delays were reported on all Rapid Lines.
Several communities also had snow parking bans in effect:
- Brunswick Hills
- Chester Township
- Newburgh Heights
- North Royalton
Snow emergencies have been issued for the following areas:
- Huron County – Level 2