33 snow track loaders deployed to clear Athens streets, says municipality

Some 33 snow track loaders have been deployed to clear roads in the city, Athens municipality said on Tuesday evening.

They are being assisted by 13 vehicles of Central Greece Region and Lamia, and 2 of the Attica Region.

Another 15 road crews are salting the roads, while the operation is expected to continue late into the night, the city said.

Meanwhile, the municipality’s “Street Work” crews are handing out warm clothing, food and hot beverages to the city’s homeless on a 24-hour basis, it was noted in the same announcement.