Winter is here,
but only on the calendar
GREEN (Friday, Jan. 31, 2020) - It's winter -- we guess.
stats for this winter versus last tell you what you likely already know
-- winter has been light so far this year.
are the current figures for the 16-county region in northwest Ohio
regarding materials used, equipment miles driven, and total costs
incurred during snow and ice control operations within ODOT District 1
and 2 (Allen, Defiance, Hancock, Hardin, Paulding, Putnam, Van Wert,
Wyandot, Fulton, Henry, Lucas, Ottawa, Sandusky, Seneca, Williams and
stats represent all of this winter season through Jan. 30, 2020:
winter fact: Salt was first used to treat
snow and ice-covered roads in the mid-1940s, but its use wasn’t fully
embraced until the 1950s. Use increased as more agencies became aware
of the higher level of service salt could provide in addition to
plowing and as the North American road system expanded.
more detailed traffic information, and to get personalized traffic
alerts for your commute, download the OHGO app or visit OHGO.com.