City code says you must keep sidewalk in front of your property clear; sweep or shovel as soon as possible so it won’t compact and then ice up.

Thanks to Fremont Emergency Preparedness Representative John Nordstrand for this list of resources for winter preparedness:

General Preparedness Sites:

Take Winter By Storm

 Seattle Office of Emergency Management

 Seattle Transportation—snow routes, winter response plans

 Seattle City Light—energy conservation, safe usage

Seattle Public Utilities—flood prevention, storm drains

 Real-time Alerts:

Seattle Traffic Cameras/Commuter Info:

 State Highways/Traffic Cameras:

 Metro Transit/Alerts:

 Seattle Power Outages:

 Seattle Schools:

 National Weather Service Warnings:


John Nordstrand Emergency Preparedness Desk, History House in Fremont




John Nordstrand

Emergency Preparedness in Fremont

History House of Greater Seattle

Director of Operations

790 N 34th St.

Seattle, WA 98103

206 675-8875