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My crazy winter weather story

My crazy winter weather story

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Feb 14, 2014

The winter weather this year has wreaked all sorts of havoc throughout the nation. The South and Southwest, which aren’t ...

Winter storms back up Indiana roadways; Crews help southern states without power

Winter storms back up Indiana roadways; Crews help...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Feb 13, 2014

During the rough winter weather storms caused by the polar vortex the week after the New Year holiday, snow and ...

Illinois Tollway deploys ‘Zero Weather Road Patrols’

Illinois Tollway deploys ‘Zero Weather Road...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Feb 05, 2014

Subzero temperatures last week started again sweeping through the Midwest and other areas as part of what has been dubbed ...

PHOTOS: Ohio DOT’s plow operators share their extreme winter weather stories

PHOTOS: Ohio DOT’s plow operators share their extreme...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jan 31, 2014

Continuing our extreme winter weather snow and ice stories coverage, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) shared with Better Roads ...

VDOT tackles winter storm with 12-hour shifts

VDOT tackles winter storm with 12-hour shifts

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 30, 2014

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) is putting plenty of hours and resources into snow and ice control on state ...

Extreme winter weather causes massive semi, vehicle pileup (PHOTOS)

Extreme winter weather causes massive semi, vehicle...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jan 24, 2014

Another round of extreme winter weather, including subzero temps and whiteout conditions, has hit some areas of the United States, ...

VIDEO: MoDOT battles winter weather with team of two plows

VIDEO: MoDOT battles winter weather with team of two...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jan 22, 2014

Check out this video the Missouri Department of Transportation (MoDOT) Southeast District submitted for our series on “Winter Weather War ...

Low temps freeze construction equipment and materials beneath Vermont bridge, delay concrete pours for Cincinnati streetcar

Low temps freeze construction equipment and materials...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 10, 2014

Count these two crews in Vermont and Cincinnati among those in the construction  industrystymied by the freezing temperatures of the ...

VIDEO: Watch an ice construction crew build and drive a truck made of ice

VIDEO: Watch an ice construction crew build and drive a...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jan 09, 2014

Were you affected by the polar vortex that brought sub-zero temperatures to some parts of the U.S. this week? In ...

Sub Zero: Polar Vortex causes equipment breakdowns, sends construction workers home and indoors in Minnesota and North Dakota

Sub Zero: Polar Vortex causes equipment breakdowns,...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 08, 2014

We told you yesterday about a crew in Louisville used to working in the cold that was forced to pack ...

Submit your extreme winter maintenance stories and photos

Submit your extreme winter maintenance stories and...

Posted by Tina Grady Barbaccia on Jan 07, 2014

With the polar vortex that has made temperatures in the Midwest drop to subzero temps (with the windchill, temps are ...

How Louisville construction workers stand up to the wind, snow and frigid cold of the Ohio River Bridges project

How Louisville construction workers stand up to the...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 07, 2014

There's been a lot of talk about the Polar Vortex lately that's giving a great deal of the country a ...

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