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Mitchell Department of Public Safety
Tuesday February 19th, 2019 :: 04:32 p.m. CST


Snow Emergency in anticipation of tonights forecasted snowfall amounts

The City of Mitchell is declaring a snow emergency effective at 5:00 a.m Wednesday, February 20th. All vehicles shall be removed from Snow Emergency Routes or they will be subject to ticket and towing. NO PARKING will be allowed on Snow Emergency Routes until after the storm is over and the streets have been plowed curb to curb.
This is in anticipation of the forecasted 2-4” of expected snowfall overnight into the early morning hours. The City of Mitchell Street Department would like to let you know that IF snowfall amounts overnight reach two inches that the City crews will be starting to remove snow at 5:00 am on snow emergency routes in town followed by east/west and then north/south streets. Please consider removing all vehicles from emergency snow routes this evening.

For up to the minute plowing announcements you may check and click on the snow alerts link.



Mitchell Department of Public Safety
201 West 1st Avenue
Mitchell, SD 57301

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 605-995-8400

Alert Details

Severe - Significant threat to life or property
Expected - Responsive action SHOULD be taken soon (within next hour)
Observed - Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Public and private transportation
Snow Emergency

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