Another area community that tends to avoid calling a snow emergency is St. Peter.

 

“Frankly, it’s pretty rare”, said St. Peter city administrator Todd Prafke. “Because when you call a snow emergency very few people are happy. It means towing cars and causing problems so we try and avoid it.”

 

 

St. Peter city administrator Todd Prafke says when they do they notify the public via automated calls and the Internet.