How do snow plow drivers get to work?

Snow plow driver's home.

ODOT snowplowHave you ever pondered the question: “How do snowplow drivers get to work?” Our crews in the eastern Oregon town of Austin — more a spot in the road, really — take us behind the scenes to show us in a Flickr photo story.

Austin is located in the Malheur National Forest near Bates State Park in Grant County. As the crow flies, it’s midway between John Day and Baker City. The main highways they cover are U.S. 26, Oregon 7, and Oregon 245.

How do snowplow drivers get to work?