Cape May County is ready to battle Mother Nature on Thursday. The county announced that the Public Works Department was being dispatched Wednesday at 11pm for snow and ice removal operations. 13 trucks are prepped for the snowstorm and will be out covering 210 miles of county roads and 27 bridges. 1,200 tons of salt are available to the county to fight this winter storm. Snow removal operations begin once two inches of snow falls. As of now, county offices are open for business on Thursday.