City of St. Louis Winter Operations in effect through weekend - KMOV.com

City of St. Louis Winter Operations in effect through weekend

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The City of St. Louis has activated its Emergency Operations Center and winter outreach. (Credit: KMOV) The City of St. Louis has activated its Emergency Operations Center and winter outreach. (Credit: KMOV)
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

With the Winter Storm Watch in effect for the St. Louis region, the City of St. Louis has activated its Emergency Operations Center and winter outreach.

To tackle the storm’s potential to produce more than one quarter inch of ice, the Watch will take effect from late Thursday night through Saturday afternoon. 
Please remember to take these precautions regarding City operations:

•    In case of real emergency, call 911.
•    Report downed power lines to Ameren Missouri by calling 800-552-7583. Report power outages to Ameren's Outage Center.
•    Report trees and large limbs down and other requests for City services to the Citizens' Service Bureau which can be contacted online, or by phone at     (314) 622-4800.

The St. Louis Fire Department encourages people who have minor strains or bruises from slip or fall to call their physicians or go to Urgent Care. 

Those seeking shelter please contact:

•    St. Louis Housing Helpline: (314) 802-5444
•    United Way: 211
•    Biddle Housing Opportunities Center: (314) 612-1675
    1313 N. Tucker St., St. Louis, MO 63101

Stay tuned to News 4 for more updates pertaining to the Winter Advisory.

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