Metrobus service will be restored on all routes at 7 a.m., but WMATA officials are warning of some route adjustments and delays.
Metrobus will operate under a moderate snow service plan, which means snow detours will be used to keep buses off hilly streets, narrow side streets and other problem areas. Get detailed maps here.
Montgomery County government is open Tuesday with liberal leave in effect for non-essential employees. The federal government offices are open with a 2-hour delayed arrival.
As you’ve probably heard, MCPS has closed school for the second straight day Tuesday.
Montgomery County snow removal operations have not yet reached many neighborhood streets. Ken Hartman, director of the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center, said crews hope to have snow removed by Tuesday afternoon:
Schools closed again Tues. County DOT expects to have neighborhood streets plowed by afternoon.
— Ken Hartman (@kenatwork) March 4, 2014
Beach Drive has been reopened but remains closed at East-West Highway (the intersection of East-West and Jones Mill Road) in Chevy Chase because of ice.
Also, here’s your obligatory reminder to be careful because of that ice. Near-record low temperatures overnight mean plenty is leftover on roadways and sidewalks.
Flickr photo by Bill in DC