KS crews prep for winter storm, have chainsaws on hand

Crews across the state of Kansas spent Thursday preparing for a winter storm.

The Goddard Public Works Department used nearly 7,000 gallons of brine to pre-treat roads in town.

“Following that we made sure all of our vehicles, all of our materials were gassed up including chainsaws and generators,” said Justin Constantino, the assistant to the Goddard city administrator.

Constantino said it’s key to have chainsaws on hand during a potential ice storm so crews can clean up debris quickly.

(Read more: KSN TV)