Blue Ash Public Works Dept. Releases Winter Salt, Beet Heat Totals

The Blue Ash Public Works Department used only a fraction of their supply of salt and beet heat thanks to the mild winter.

2016/17 winter:

Salt used: 560 tons
Beet Heat used: 1,900 gallons
Miles driven: 2,751 miles
Man hours: 357 hours spent
Snow accumulation: 8 inches of snow was recorded in Blue Ash

 

Prior 5 year average:

Salt used: 2,528 tons
Beet Heat used: 11900 gallons
Miles driven: 11,030 miles
Man hours: 1,130 hours spent
Snow accumulation: 20.5 inches of snow was recorded in Blue Ash

Winter 2016/17 vs. previous years