Kalamazoo Residents Can Now Track Snow Plows
Now you can find out what roads are currently being plowed in your area.
Traveling on a snowy day can always be stressful. As you make your way on the roads, are you wondering what roads are currently being plowed so you know the best route to take? While, thanks to the great state of Michigan, you can now track where the road plows are working in your are. Mlive discovered that if you go to mdotjboss.state.mi.us/MiDrive/map you will able to see whats happening, in real time! The web-site is super easy to use. Just click the icons on the upper left corner where you can search the whole state, or plug in your ZIP code to search near your house.
A report was put out by Valuepenguin.com that stated...
From 2013 to 2017, there were 2,718 fatalities that resulted from winter weather-related car crashes, as caused by snow, sleet or ice on U.S. roadways.
The web-site went on to report that the Top 5 states for hazardous conditions that accounted for 36% of winter weather-related driving fatalities.
- New York
Now we can all hopeful help in decreasing those statics by knowing the safest roads to ride.