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Huntsville takes precautions ahead of winter weather event

March 11, 2022 Click to view Huntsville takes precautions ahead of winter weather event

The City of Huntsville is taking precautions to help keep employees and citizens safe ahead of this weekend’s expected winter weather event. Due to projected low temperatures and bitterly cold wind chills Friday night into Saturday, the City’s Parks & Recreation Department will close all recreation facilities Saturday, March 12. Huntsville Animal Services will delay opening its shelter at 4950 Triana Blvd. until 11 a.m., Saturday. Huntsville Transit will operate on a [more]

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Need a warm place to stay in Huntsville? Here’s where you can go 

January 19, 2022 Click to view Need a warm place to stay in Huntsville? Here’s where you can go 

With temperatures expected to drop significantly this week, the City is working with several nonprofit community partners to open three warming centers in Huntsville. Warming centers will be available to residents at no charge starting 4 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 20, to 9 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 22, at the following locations: University Baptist Church, 809 Jordan Lane NW (entrance at the back of the church) The Downtown Rescue Mission, 1400 Evangel Drive NW The Salvation [more]

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Huntsville municipal offices on two-hour delay

January 2, 2022 Click to view Huntsville municipal offices on two-hour delay

City of Huntsville municipal offices, including Municipal Court, will open at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 3, due to the threat of inclement winter weather. Fixed-route Orbit transit and Access paratransit service will also operate on a two-hour delay. Residential garbage collection could be delayed in mountainous areas, but it will depend on road conditions. Citizens can sign up for emergency notifications via our website or follow the Huntsville Police Department’s Facebook and [more]

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City of Huntsville Prepares for Potential Winter Weather Event 

February 14, 2021 Click to view City of Huntsville Prepares for Potential Winter Weather Event 

The City of Huntsville is closely monitoring the threat of winter weather, which could impact travel and city services this week. The National Weather Service in Huntsville has Madison and surrounding counties under a Winter Storm Warning from 6 p.m. Sunday, February 14, through 6 a.m. Tuesday, February 16. The weather threat also prompted Gov. Kay Ivey to declare a State of Emergency for 28 counties, including Madison. The main threat with the storm [more]

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Flooding Forecast: City of Huntsville crews prepare for hazardous weather​ potential

February 18, 2019 Click to view Flooding Forecast: City of Huntsville crews prepare for hazardous weather​ potential

The Huntsville Office of the National Weather Service is forecasting between 6 and 8 inches of rain accumulation in Huntsville and North Alabama through Sunday, February 24. Flooding of local waterways, including the Tennessee River, is possible. In preparation for this potentially hazardous weather, the City of Huntsville is reminding residents of the following: Remove debris from gutters. Take a look at your neighborhood curbs, gutters and inlets. If they are blocked [more]

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