“All of our parking lots and roadways have been plowed. We’re working throughout the day with regards to clearing walkways and entrances to buildings and so on, and we’re confident that we’ll have that under control.”
He adds that student and faculty have the ultimate decision as to whether or not it is safe enough for them to come in.
“In high school you say whether you’re open or closed. We never really say we’re closed here. What we would do if snow was enough of a problem, is that we would reduce services. That wasn’t the case today, but Western is actually a rather large organization and classes are certainly an important part of what we do here on a daily basis, but its by no means the only activity on campus.”