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Public Works

Snow Clearing and Ice Control

Depending upon the weather, the Snow Clearing and Ice Control program commences in November and continues until April.

Snow Clearing

Primary snow clearing and ice control activities include:

  • Snow Clearing - streets, lanes and sidewalks
  • Snow Disposal - includes the clearing of bus stops and high piles
  • Ice Control with sand and deicers
  • Thawing catch basins and culverts and clearing ditches

The City's Snow Clearing Policy describes the procedures for the snow and ice control activities.

Anti-icing Operations

Video: As winter approaches, the initial stage of the City's winter road maintenance begins with preventative anti-icing operations.

Last update: December 27, 2017