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Dc Snow Removal

Capitol Snow Diaries IV: The End Is Nigh

Danielle Crittenden Frum | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Danielle Crittenden Frum

Picture this: You have tens of thousands federal employees and others returning to work and school. The already-rated worst-traffic-in-nation streets are only partially plowed. Thus the mean streets of D.C. have gotten meaner.

Mayors Learn The Politics Of Snow Removal

The New York Times | SEWELL CHAN and LIZ ROBBINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Mayor Adrian M. Fenty, whose city has been overwhelmed by record snowfall, knows the clock is ticking. While residents have been relatively understand...

Capital Snow Diaries: Longer than Health Care Debate

Danielle Crittenden Frum | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Danielle Crittenden Frum

In the early days of Snowmageddon -- or Snowpocalypse, depending on your news source -- people were positively balmy. Who knew that five days later, many of us would still be housebound?

If DC Area Can't Learn to Cope with Snow -- Maybe Capitol Should be Moved to Midwest Where They Know How

Robert Creamer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Creamer

So far this week, snow has closed the Federal Government for three full days. Each day the Federal Government is closed, it costs the taxpayers $100 million in lost productivity. So far that's a cool $300 million.