Two snowstorms and cleanup cost RCOC nearly $3 million and 9,000 hours of O/T work

The back-to-back snowstorms that dumped nearly two feet of snow on Oakland County between Dec. 31 and Jan. 11 cost the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) nearly $3 million to clean up and required the use nearly 9,000 hours of overtime work by RCOC staff. “This was an historic series of events,” explained RCOC Chairman Greg Jamian. “First, the storm that started New Year’s Eve brought about six inches of snow. Four days later, just as we were completing cleanup of that storm, the … [Read more...]