Michiagn Roads http://wkar.org en Winter takes toll on Michigan county budgets, salt reserves and fleets http://wkar.org/post/winter-takes-toll-michigan-county-budgets-salt-reserves-and-fleets <p></p><p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Georgia;color:#000000;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">With prolonged frigid temperatures, frequent snowfall, and related transportation and power emergencies, winter has hit mid-Michigan hard. </span></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size:16px;font-family:Georgia;color:#000000;background-color:#ffffff;font-weight:normal;font-style:normal;font-variant:normal;text-decoration:none;vertical-align:baseline;">And with more than another month of the season to go, Lansing and many other municipalities are nearing the end of road salt supplies and the money to buy more.</span> Wed, 12 Feb 2014 15:37:19 +0000 Current State 49207 at http://wkar.org Winter takes toll on Michigan county budgets, salt reserves and fleets