City treating roads as winter weather rolls in

City officials in Blue Grass have announced a winter weather emergency to go into effect Wednesday evening. According to officials, the winter weather emergency will begin at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 30 until 6 p.m. Friday, Nov. 1. (MGN Image)

20 city of Lincoln crews are applying granular salt pre-wet with brine to arterial streets, school and bus routes, according to city officials.

Crews report wet streets, but conditions could quickly become slippery as temperatures fall.

With subzero windchills expected overnight, drivers should be alert for icy spots, especially in untreated areas.

Please stay informed on the status of winter operations in Lincoln.

Additional information is available on the City website at For more information, call the Traffic Management Center at 402-441-7644.