All City of Bellaire facilities are closed today due to hazardous weather conditions.
There will be no garbage pickup today. Garbage will be picked up on the next scheduled day.
Transportation officials have closed the West Loop from Beechnut to Bellaire due to icing conditions.
All traffic is being diverted onto surface streets until the freeway can be sanded.
Continuing icing on all area roadways is expected for the next several hours, and local authorities are urging residents to stay at home if at all possible.
Bellaire police and fire will be on duty as usual.