How to get snowstorm help

Tuesday, February 9, 2010; A05

Power companies

BGE: 877-778-2222

Pepco: outages, 877-737-2662; downed lines, 202-872-3432

Dominion: 888-667-3000

Allegheny Power: 800-255-3443

Report downed limbs and trees

Arlington: 703-558-2222

District: 311

Fairfax: 703-383-8368

Montgomery: 240-777-6000

Prince George's: 301-499-8600

Snow removal

With the snowfall over -- for now (forecasters say there will probably be more Tuesday) -- people are concerned about getting out of their neighborhoods. But crews are still focusing on main roads. Some jurisdictions estimate that it could take 48 to 60 hours to clear residential streets.

Anne Arundel: 410-222-4040

Arlington: 703-228-6485

The District: 311 or via Twitter, DDOTDC

Fairfax, Loudoun and Prince William: Virginia Department of Transportation is responsible.

Howard: 410-313-2900 Montgomery: 240-777-6000

Maryland State Highway Administration:

Prince George's: 301-350-0500

Virginia Department of Transportation: 888-383-8368

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