In preparation for inclement weather, please remove all cars from the street where possible.
Residents: Please clear your sidewalk of snow and ice within 48 hours of snow cessation.
Business owners: Please clear your sidewalks within 4 hours of snow cessation or by the start of your business day.
Please shovel the snow onto your property. It is against City Ordinance to shovel the snow into the street or onto a neighbor's property.
We also request that you please help the fire department by making sure that fire hydrants around your home or business are cleared of snow, accessible and visible from the street as soon as possible after a snow storm. Every second counts in an emergency situation.
Washtenaw County Sheriff Message - Sent Friday, December 16, 2016
Winter Weather Advisory until 12:00PM Saturday
...Snow developing tonight becoming heavy at times followed by a wintry mix Saturday morning...the National Weather Service in Detroit/Pontiac has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for snow, sleet and freezing rain in effect from 7 pm this evening to noon Saturday.
Snow developing by early this evening and becoming heavy at times during mid evening through early overnight.
Total accumulation ranging from around 3 inches toward the Ohio border to near 6 inches northern suburbs to Port Huron tonight through Saturday morning.
Snow becoming a wintry mix or freezing rain during Saturday morning but only resulting in a light glaze.
The snow and wintry mix will result in hazardous travel due to poor road conditions and limited visibility.
A Winter Weather Advisory means that periods of snow, sleet or freezing rain will cause travel difficulties. Be prepared for slippery roads and limited visibility. Prepare...plan...and stay informed. Visit
https://www.ready.gov/winter-weather for more information on preparing for winter weather.
For full details, view this message on the web.