In what order are streets plowed?
Public streets are cleared of snow and / or treated for ice in the following priority order (exceptions may be made for emergencies):
  1. Arterial streets
  2. Transit routes
  3. School area streets – a three-block radius around all public schools (if school is in session)
  4. Remaining residential streets
  5. Cul-de-sacs

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1. In what order are streets plowed?
2. How soon must I shovel my sidewalk?
3. Why does the plow leave snow at my driveway and mailbox?
4. Are streets treated with salt/sand after each snowfall?
5. Can I use a snowblower in the middle of the night?
6. If it snows overnight, will my street be plowed by the morning?
7. Why do pairs of snowplows sometimes plow side-by-side?
8. How many snow plows does the City have?
9. Do I need to trim my trees?
10. How tall can my grass grow?