In the past 20 years, five storms have dropped 5.6 or more inches of snow on Lawrence. With the Feb. 1, 2011 storm expected to drop 9 to 13 inches of snow on Lawrence, it would easily be the most snowfall Lawrence has seen in the last 20 years, and would also approach the top five all time.
Photo by Richard Gwin
Tom Orzulak, manager of the Lawrence Public Works Department's street division, gets ready to send a second wave of trucks out to clean the city's streets Dec. 13, 2000. Crews began work Tuesday night and continued throughout the city Wednesday.