Gimme shelter at Fairfield RR depot
Recently installed canopies over the steep stairwells at the downtown Fairfield Railroad Station, leading from the platforms to the Unquowa Road overpass, were paying off Friday as the stairs remained sn0w-free during the early stages of the blizzard.
Newly installed canopies over the steep stairways at the downtown Fairfield Railroad Station kept the stairs clear of snow early Friday. / John Schwing
Commuters were able to climb -- and descend -- the sometimes-treacherous stairways at the Fairfield Railroad Station more easily Friday as they remained snow-free under the new canopies.