Birmingham gritting update – Jan 8

By on 08/01/2010 in News

Precautionary salting of all priority routes
07/01/2010 – 19.0 and 08/01/2010 03:00

Responses to incidents as possible

Ploughing/snow clearance
Occasional overnight

City centre footway treatments
08/01/2010 – 04:00 and ongoing

Sutton Coldfield footway treatments
08/01/2010 – 04:00 and ongoing

Refilling grit bins

Last night (Jan7-8) was the 24th consecutive night we have gritted the network - the previous record was 14 consecutive nights.

We have also been gritting the network at a greater intensity in an effort to keep the city moving.

Winter maintenance and gritting plans –

School closures and other useful information:

Protocol on School Closures:

Weather Updates


Met Office:

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