ODOT To Use Salt On Siskiyou Summit

SISKIYOU SUMMIT, Ore. — ODOT said it will begin to use salt on a limited basis to keep roads clear of snow on the Siskiyou Summitt. An ODOT spokesman says the department is starting a pilot project to use rock salt along I-5 at the Siskiyous. The salt would only be used in conditions where … Continue reading »

ODOT Prepares For Winter Weather

CENTRAL POINT, Ore. – The Oregon Department of Transportation is making winter weather preparations a few weeks earlier than usual. ODOT officials say they usually don’t put carry chains signs up until November 1st, but this year cooler temperatures came early. ODOT officials say they are ready in the mountains and even plowed some snow … Continue reading »