Here comes the snow again

In Snow, Weather by Jef Nickerson4 Comments

Winter Storm Watch, you know the drill, bread, milk, rant about sidewalks. I love snow and I love ranting! Should be a slippery New Year’s Eve. ProJo reports people across the state are losing power already due to high winds.

Sidewalk rant: Day 3, too little too late edition

In Pedestrians, Snow, Weather by Jef Nickerson5 Comments

This morning city workers were throwing a sand and salt mix on top of the 10 inches of ice on the Atwells Avenue overpass sidewalks. Seriously? Many sidewalks Downcity were dry this morning, the Hilton and the Dunk among them. The Westin gets a demerit for having ice on the sidewalks outside the Residences. The city has cleared the snow …

Take me to the river

In Weather by Jef Nickerson1 Comment

Holy rainstorm! Providence River at RISD at about 9am: And a little video: I’m hearing reports of basement flooding in the area. Too bad it wasn’t snow, it would have been December Debacle 2.0. Update: The ProJo was out and about earlier than I was and caught the Woonasquatucket outside it’s banks in Waterplace. Check out their video here. I …