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Metro mops floors slippery with snow

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Winter brings especially slippery floors for Metro, as riders track in sleet, snow and salt. Metro's solution? Mopping. The transit agency says it mops the floors at stations where slush prevails because its mopping mixture contains a chemical to make the floors less slippery. "Typically we do not mop station surfaces during rush hour. However, if snow, slush and/or de-icing salt are...