You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe


Wait for first storm had state in good shape

Crews were planning to work through the night on Wednesday to make state highways passable for what was expected to be a messy morning commute, after a night of heavy snow and freezing rain forecast for much of the state.

“This is the first major snowstorm event for this season,” said state Highway Administrator Frank DePaola. “So we’re calling in our [state transportation department] employees, and we’ll also be calling in contract equipment to support us.”

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week