(LANSING) – Due to the extreme cold temperatures predicted for tomorrow, Capital Area Recycling and Trash (CART) collections will be delayed by one day starting Wednesday, January 30, 2019. The delay will help minimize city staff and residents’ time spent in the bitter cold.
• Tuesday, January 29th ’s, collections remain on schedule.
• Wednesday, January 30th ’s, collections will be pushed to Thursday, January 31st .
• Thursday, January 31st ’s, collections will be pushed to Friday, February 1st .
The Lansing Public Service Department continues to work around-the-clock to clear streets. Residents can stay updated on the status of plowing operations by visiting www.lansingmi.gov/winterstreets .
Due to the predicted temperature drop, the Lansing Public Service Department is delaying enforcement of the sidewalk snow/ice clearing ordinance until wind-chill returns above zero degrees later this week. Residents should exercise caution by limiting their outdoor exposure and dress appropriately for the conditions.
Warming center information can be found on the City of Lansing’s website . The city urges residents to not leave their homes to go out into the cold, unless necessary. These warming centers are for those that absolutely need to be there.
Lansing residents can sign up for Lansing Alert to receive text or email updates and notifications regarding the City’s snow removal operations at www.lansingmi.gov/lansingalert .