Friday, March 31, 2023

Winter Weather Alert: City Closures and Cancelations

Latest Updates:

2/3/2023, 2:15 p.m.

Due to continued inclement weather causing a delayed start this morning, Republic has notified the City that they will not be able to complete all residential trash routes today, Friday, February 3.

For residents that were not serviced today by 7:00 p.m., please leave your bins out for collection tomorrow. This will not affect recycling services.

For more information, please visit CityofSouthlake.com/TrashandRecycling.

 

2/2/2023, 3:00 p.m.

Trash and recycling collections will resume scheduled operations tomorrow, Friday, February 3. If your collection is regularly scheduled for tomorrow, please proceed as you normally would.

For residents that were not serviced today, Thursday, February 2, due to inclement weather, your trash and recycling will be collected on your next scheduled collection day. Today’s missed trash will be collected Monday, February 6, and today’s missed recycling will be collected on Thursday, February 9. For more information, please visit http://bit.ly/2tiY6Qs

#TeamSouthlake is always here to help. Our crews are out right now, keeping an eye on the roads. If you see something around town that needs attention, please fill out the “Come Fix This!” form online. http://bit.ly/2t6kpav

2/2/2023, 8:30 a.m.

Republic has canceled residential trash and recycling routes for today (2/2) due to continuing inclement weather overnight. An update will be posted when the schedule has been finalized. Stay tuned for more information.

Here’s a glimpse at the roads this morning. We have almost made it to the light at the end of the tunnel. Road impacts will slowly improve today, but please remain cautious on side roads and bridges/overpasses while driving.

As a reminder, the Southlake City offices, the Southlake Public Library, the Bob Jones Nature Center, and the Marq Southlake, including Legends Hall, Champions Club, and the Senior Center, will reopen beginning at Noon today.

Pay attention to the National Weather Service and your favorite news stations for the latest weather information. Visit the winter weather page on www.ProtectSouthlake.com

2/1/2023, 5:30 p.m.  

Southlake City offices, the Southlake Public Library, the Bob Jones Nature Center, and the Marq Southlake, including Legends Hall, Champions Club, and the Senior Center, will reopen beginning at Noon on Thursday, February 2.

Republic Services is expected to resume residential collections tomorrow (2/2) around lunchtime, where they left off for both Monday’s trash and recycling. If your trash was serviced on Monday, please keep your bins inside until next Monday (2/6). Thursday recycling services are suspended until next Thursday (2/9). Friday’s collection will resume on a regular schedule.

To get the latest Southlake updates, visit ProtectSouthlake.com. #StaySafeSouthlake #ProtectSouthlake

2/1/2023, 3:30 p.m.

We remain under an Ice Storm Warning until 9 a.m. Thursday (2/2). Conditions are still cold and icy outside. That’s why we encourage you to stay weather-aware and off the roads.

Our Public Works and Water team is here for you! They have been out sanding and blading our roads and monitoring our water system around the clock. If you have questions about City services, here are some helpful phone numbers you can call. Our winter weather page https://bit.ly/3FLGKAp also has important numbers for local utilities if you need them. For the latest information, visit www.ProtectSouthlake.com.

2/1/2023 12:00 p.m.
The latest information from the National Weather Service Fort Worth indicates that freezing rain is occurring across much of North Texas, including Southlake. Be sure to say weather aware and prepared for any possible power outages.
Our Water team is monitoring our system around the clock, but be sure to keep an eye on your home’s water system too. The good news is we should be well above freezing by the weekend.
If you have questions about City services, here are some helpful phone numbers you can call. Our winter weather page https://bit.ly/3FLGKAp also has important numbers for local utilities if you need them. For the latest information, visit www.ProtectSouthlake.com.

2/1/2023 9:00 a.m.

Residents, please be careful when walking on sidewalks in and around your neighborhood, as they can be slippery. 

2/1/2023 8:00 a.m.

It’s still cold and icy outside, with the US National Weather Service Fort Worth Texas predicting another round of freezing precipitation today. That’s why we encourage you to stay weather-aware and off the roads. Our Public Works crews are sanding problem spots to ensure first responders can respond to emergency calls.

As a reminder, the City Offices are closed today (2/1). Republic Services has suspended commercial trash and recycling collections today as well. If you have questions about City services, here are some helpful phone numbers you can call. Our winter weather page https://bit.ly/3FLGKAp also has important numbers for local utilities if you need them. For the latest information, visit www.ProtectSouthlake.com. #ProtectSouthlake #StaySafeSouthlake

1/31/2023, 5:00 p.m.

Southlake City offices, Tarrant County offices at Town Hall, the Southlake Public Library, the Bob Jones Nature Center, the Southlake Tennis Center, and the Marq Southlake, including Legends Hall, Champions Club, and the Senior Center, will remain closed on Wednesday, February 1. Southlake recreation programming and athletic leagues are also canceled as are all Volunteer Southlake volunteer assignments. Emergency services are not affected by the closures, and our Public Works teams will continue to treat area roads as needed.

Republic Services has suspended commercial trash and recycling collection for Wednesday. Residential services are still planned for their next scheduled pickup. Commercial services will resume when weather permits. We will update the pick up information as we receive it from Republic.

The Southlake Municipal Court will be available by phone (817-748-8188) or email (clerks@cityofsouthlake.com) during normal business hours (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.) on Wednesday, February 1, 2023, to assist with court services. Due to inclement weather, City offices will be closed; therefore in-person dockets will not be held, however, virtual court sessions and/or resets will be offered. For individuals who are scheduled for tomorrow morning and have additional questions, please contact the court staff. If you need to make a payment, they can be made online at www.municipalonlinepayments.com/southlaketx.

The City’s e-services are available online; visit CityofSouthlake.com, and if you have questions, give us a call during regular business hours at (817) 748-8400. We are here for you.

The latest @NWS outlook shows ice and sleet in the forecast until at least Thursday morning. While our crews are working to keep the roads as clear as possible, we encourage you to stay home if you can and remain weather aware for your safety. To get the latest Southlake updates, visit ProtectSouthlake.com.

1/31/2023 2:00 p.m.

Road conditions remain slippery this afternoon and are expected to stay that way for some time. We continue to encourage you to stay off the roads and stay weather aware. As a reminder, if you need the City’s e-services, please visit CityofSouthlake.com for more information or call (817) 748-8400 until 5 pm for assistance.

Public Works: Our Public Works department continues clearing ice and slush on the roads and sidewalks near Town Hall. Work continues with sanding operations and blading roads in troubled spots around town.

Municipal Court: The Southlake Municipal Court will be available by phone (817-748-8188) or email (clerks@cityofsouthlake.com) during regular business hours (8 am – 5 pm) on Tuesday, January 31, to assist with court services. If you need to make a payment, they can be made online at www.municipalonlinepayments.com/southlaketx. The Metroport Teen Court session for Tuesday, January 31, 2023, has been canceled due to inclement weather. Participants scheduled for this evening will be reset to an upcoming date. For teens with due dates today, a one-week extension will be granted until Tuesday, February 7, 2023. Don’t hesitate to contact the Teen Court staff for questions at teencourt@ci.southlake.tx.us.

Tarrant County Tax Office: The Tarrant County Tax Office in Southlake Town Hall will be closed starting at 1:00 pm today.

Tarrant Count Passport Office: The Tarrant County Passport Office in Southlake Town Hall will be closed starting at 3:00 pm today.

1/31/2023 11:07 a.m.

The Southlake Municipal Court will be available by phone (817-748-8188) or email (clerks@cityofsouthlake.com) during normal business hours (8 a.m. – 5 p.m.) on Tuesday, January 31 to assist with court services. If you need to make a payment, they can be made online at www.municipalonlinepayments.com/southlaketx.

The Metroport Teen Court session for Tuesday, January 31, 2023, has been canceled due to inclement weather. Participants who are scheduled for this evening will be reset to an upcoming date. For teens who have due dates today, a one-week extension will be granted until Tuesday, February 7, 2023. Please contact the Teen Court staff for questions, at teencourt@ci.southlake.tx.us.

1/31/2023 10:30 a.m.

Good morning, Southlake! We’re hard at work today keeping you safe and keeping you informed. The US National Weather Service Fort Worth Texas has extended the Winter Storm Warning through 6 a.m. on Thursday (2/2), and as you can see, we could be in for a lot of sleet. As a reminder, we encourage you to stay off the roads today and stay weather aware. If you need the City’s e-services, please visit CityofSouthlake.com for more information or call (817)748-8400 until 5 p.m. for assistance. Pay attention to the National Weather Service and your favorite news stations for the latest weather information.

1/30/2023 6:30 p.m.

  • Southlake City offices, the Southlake Public Library, the Bob Jones Nature Center, the Southlake Tennis Center and the Marq Southlake, including Legends Hall, Champions Club, and the Senior Center, will remain closed on Tuesday, January 31.
  • Southlake recreation programming and athletic leagues have also been canceled (1/31).
  • The City Council Winter Workshop scheduled for Tuesday (1/31) has been postponed to a later date.
  • Emergency services are not affected by the closures and our Public Works teams will continue to treat area roads as needed.
  • Republic Services has suspended trash and recycling collection for today and tomorrow. Residential services will be collected on your next scheduled day. Commercial services will resume when weather permits.
  • The City’s e-services are available online, visit CityofSouthlake.com for more information. If you have questions, give us a call during normal business hours (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.) at (817) 748-8400. We are happy to help.
  • For your safety, we encourage you to stay off the roads and remain weather aware. For the latest Southlake updates, visit ProtectSouthlake.com.

1/30/2023 3:23 p.m.

  • John Huffman, Mayor of Southlake just spoke with Emergency Manager Amanda Meneses to talk about the wintry weather and keeping Southlake safe. To watch the Facebook Live, check out his Facebook page.

1/30/2023, 2:00 p.m.

  • Republic Services have been suspended for the day (1/30). Partial collections were completed, but any uncollected trash will be picked up on Thursday, February 2. Recycling services will resume next week. Information about tomorrow’s services (1/31) will be posted tonight. Commercial collections have also been suspended for the day (1/30). For the latest winter weather updates, please visit our website. http://bit.ly/3FLGKAp #ProtectSouthlake #StaySafeSouthlake
1/30/2023, 10:45 a.m.
  • The NWS has issued a Winter Storm Warning for our area until 6 am Wednesday, February 1. As a result, City Offices, including the Library and The Marq Southlake, will close at Noon today. All recreational programs will be canceled tonight as well.
  • If you need the City’s e-services, please visit CityofSouthlake.com for more information or call 817 748-8400 until 5pm for assistance. Pay attention to the National Weather Service and your favorite news stations for the latest weather information. Visit the winter weather page on www.ProtectSouthlake.com. If you anticipate the need to travel, please consider changing or canceling your travel plans. Stay safe, Southlake. #ProtectSouthlake #StaySafeSouthlake

 

Utilities

Track and report electricity outages online. For Oncor, visit  https://stormcenter.oncor.com/. For Tri-County – https://oms.tcectexas.com/.

Stay Up to Date

Stay up to date on City closures and weather via the City of Southlake’s Facebook page or the Winter Weather webpage on ProtectSouthlake.com.

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