Seven-Day Snow Plan
How the Seven-Day Snow Plan works
Priority pedestrian clearing snow areas
- Clearing snow from sidewalks bordering public property* - Day 1
- Clearing snow from 500 kilometers of pathway - Day 2
- Reducing windrows at busy crosswalks and wheelchair curb ramps for better access - Day 3
Day 1 begins after the snowfall ends. Crews spend the first 24 hours plowing and removing snow on Priority 1 routes, which include:
For a view of all Priority 1 and 2 roads, visit the Snow and Ice Control Priority Routes map.
Day 2 begins 24 hours after a snowfall ends and crews have completed at least 90 per cent of the work on Priority 1 routes. Priorities include plowing driving lanes (not curb or parking lanes) and piling it roadside. Priority 2 routes include:
Day 3 begins 48 hours after the snow has stopped. Priorities include:
Day 4 begins 72 hours after a snowfall ends. On days 4 through 7, crews work in residential areas to:
Please note – The City does not have Council approval or budget to:
Road Conditions map
View the Road Conditions map to see which roads have been plowed in real time.
Priority 1 and 2 Routes
Check the Priority Routes map for roads designated for priority snow clearing.
Pathway and bikeway snow clearing
To see pathways and bikeways cleared of snow, visit the pathway and bikeway snow clearing map.
Report snow and ice concerns
Report public safety or access issues caused by snow and ice.