No doubt, things are piling up out there. Even as CDOT crews toil around the clock to clear unprecedented amounts of snow and debris from Red Mountain Pass and even a rare I-70 slide, City of Durango road crews are contending with some serious dumpage of their own.
For those of you who want to know just how much, here’s a flurry of fun facts:
• Miles plowed: 6,333
• Plow hours: 655
• Snow removed from the Central Business District: 1,165 loads (that's 18,640 cubic yards) • Total operational cost: $186,377
• Miles of roadway maintained by the City: 83