Snow and its related effects on road conditions has forced various the delays or closures of several public institutions and services.
Public transportation: Pierce Transit routes 2, 4, 41, 53, 212, 402, 425 and 501 are on weather-related detours Thursday morning. More details can be found on Pierce County Transit’s website.
Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium: Will open at noon Thursday. The zoo will close at 4 p.m.
Tacoma Public Library: The main branch will be closed Thursday through Saturday, “due to an unexpected environmental issue.” The library’s website did not elaborate.