How to get snowstorm help and information in D.C., Virginia and Maryland

After two recent snowstorms closed the federal government and schools across the region, people began digging out. The season's snow tally in D.C. reached 55.6 inches Wednesday -- more than the last record of 54.4 inches, set in 1898-99.
Saturday, February 13, 2010

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

Alexandria: 703-746-4488

Arlington: 703-558-2222

The District: 311

Fairfax: 703-383-8368

Montgomery: 240-777-6000

Prince George's: 301-499-8600

Snow removal

Some jurisdictions estimate that it could take 48 to 60 hours to clear residential streets. Here's a guide to snow removal information around the region.

Anne Arundel: 410-222-4040

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