Charlotte DOT Prepares for Winter Weather

The Charlotte Department of Transportation weather services provider is predicting snow flurries to begin in Charlotte around 2 p.m. today (Friday) with a total of 1 to 3 inches predicted by Saturday morning.

CDOT Street Maintenance is currently loading 31 salt spreaders and the salt brine trucks. The brining of primary routes and bridges will this morning and continue throughout the day and night until complete. The 31 salt trucks will be ready to mobilize once the snow begins. The 31 trucks will run throughout the day today and through the night and Saturday morning if necessary.

The Charlotte Department of Transportation’s (CDOT) more than 400 employees work together to ensure we accomplish our mission to provide safe and efficient transportation systems that support economic vitality and quality of life for Charlotte residents and visitors. Well-paved streets with lighting, safe and accessible sidewalks, bicycle lanes, neighborhood traffic programs and efficient intersections are examples of how CDOT is “Connecting Charlotte.”

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