Snow Emergencies

Snow Emergency Announcement – Snow Emergency Lifted 6:00pm

 Snow Emergency Announcement  – Snow Emergency Lifted 6:00pmDue to the winter weather event, The City of Mount Rainier has declared a Snow Emergency to be in effect beginning 1:00 pm on Wednesday, March 21, 2018. As of 6:00pm Wednesday March 21st, 2018 conditions have improved and the snow emergency is lifted.Wednesday trash collection will be …

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City of Mount Rainier Snow Emergency Announcement. Snow Emergency Declared 1pm, Wednesday March 22nd 2018

 Snow Emergency Announcement Due to the winter weather event, The City of Mount Rainier has declared a Snow Emergency to be in effect beginning 1:00 pm on Wednesday, March 21, 2018.Parking on Emergency Routes is prohibited during a Snow Emergency.Emergency Routes are as follows:34th Street from Eastern Avenue to Arundel RoadChillum Road from Arundel Road …

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Trash Pickup Moved to Thursday 3/22/18

 Trash Pickup Moved to Thursday 3/22/18Due to anticipated inclement weather, trash pickup for the City of Mount Rainier will be moved from Wednesday 3/21/18 to Thursday 3/22/18.Public Works Team will be out salting the streets tonight and plowing as needed. At this time (1pm, 3/20/18) we do not anticipate calling a snow emergency.For immediate questions …

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Snow Emergency Lifted

The Snow Emergency Operations team worked throughout the night last night and day today to keep the Mount Rainier community safe during the recent Winter Weather Event. The Public Works Department have cleared city streets and sidewalks of snow and sleet. To reduce the chance of refreezing tonight, Public Works crews will be treating the …

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Afternoon Update: Winter Weather Event March 14

The Public Works Department has worked through the night and is continuing work throughout the day to make sure that city streets and sidewalks are clear. The Emergency Routes have been prioritized to allow emergency vehicle access and Public Works crews are now working our way through clearing the residential streets. The crews are currently working to …

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Update: Winter Weather Event

City streets and sidewalks have been pretreated with salt in anticipation of the winter weather event forecasted for tonight into tomorrow.​ A Snow Emergency went into effect today at 6:00 pm and Public Works Department crews are standing by on location for snow removal in the event of snow accumulation.The National Weather Service Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until 2:00 pm, …

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