The measure to raise the fine was approved at Monday night’s City Council meeting by a 6-to-1 vote.
Deteriorating conditions on freight railroad-owned routes used by Amtrak have led to additional cancellations to and from the Chicago area Tuesday.
MSP is asking drivers to use extreme caution … and to be aware that surfaces that appear to have been cleared are icing up now that temperatures have fallen.
One woman who works at a market commented that this is more accurate than people realize.
Up to an inch of snow an hour is expected on Sunday.
Oak Barrel Party shop on M-24 lost power — but opened up the shop because they have a generator.
Numerous cities in metro Detroit have have declared snow emergencies.
Three to six inches of snow is expected to fall on Metro Detroit, beginning late Friday, through Saturday.
Metro Detroit will see some sleet and slick spots, while the UP could get a foot of snow.
A winter weather advisory begins at 7 p.m. Sunday for metro Detroit and runs until 4 Monday morning.